TAL Enterprise Applications Architect Full Time in Sydney NSW


Branch Sydney NSW AU

Enterprise Applications Architect
Sydney NSW

Enterprise Applications Architect. The role requires an architect with genuine “vertical” domain knowledge….

Enterprise Applications Architect

Location : Sydney

Welcome to This Australian Life.

From the millions of Australians we protect, to those that make it happen every day at TAL, people really are what we’re all about.
TAL wants people who represent our diverse Australian community. People who embrace our spirit and inspire confidence in their colleagues, customers and community. People who are passionate about making the most of the choices and options we provide. People who do what’s right, aim high, and work smart.

About the Opportunity

The Architecture team is responsible for driving Architectural change and efficiency across all business units within TAL, through the identification of synergies and leveraging of key systems across common business functions.

Reporting to the Lead Enterprise Architect, this role contributes to major IT and business change, and provides hands on solutions design and costing work, with practical guidance to project teams, ensuring adherence to Enterprise Architecture assets.

This role is also expected to provide assistance to business stakeholders in the creation of Project Mandates and Project Initiation Documents including high level costing

Key responsibilities include:

  • Analyse and provide enterprise capabilities and solutions that are fit for purpose that meet business objectives and requirements
  • Active participation and contribution to IT’s As-Is and Future State architecture with particular emphasis on applications, interfaces and information architecture
  • Provide architecture leadership, support and governance of end to end solutions
  • Provide practical guidance and governance on assigned projects ensuring adherence to architecture roadmap

About You

You will have experience in the architecture and design of enterprise scale solutions and business domain knowledge – practical working knowledge of the Life Insurance sector. The role requires an architect with genuine “vertical” domain knowledge. You will have the relevant qualifications and the ability to sell technology concepts to business people with a focus on business value and benefit and have demonstrable experience in producing end to end solution design encompassing functional, application, data, integration and large, transactional, enterprise class systems.

Practical working experience of Cloud based applications and a strong problem solving aptitude coupled with a can-do attitude is also requires

Exceptional communication skills, outstanding relationship and stakeholder management and negotiation skills as well as being results driven will see you succeed in this role.

You will have exceptionally strong attention to detail & administration skills, and fine-tuned organisational/time management skills. Above all your professional manner, collaborative working approach and service ethos will ensure your success in this role. In return, TAL offers a values driven environment, excellent remuneration/benefits and learning and development opportunities designed to support our people in meeting and exceeding the expectations of their customers and colleagues. If you would like to apply to this position or refer a friend please click on the relevant button below and follow the instructions. Alternatively, if you would like further information please contact Anna Gurevich, Talent Acquisition Specialist at [email protected] #LI-PRIORITY

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Sydney, NSW, AU
Posted on: 2017-04-24
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