Manager - Software Automation, Tools and Platforms

Last updated 6 months ago
Job Type:Full Time

About BHP

At BHP we support our people to grow, learn, develop their skills and reach their potential.

With a global portfolio of operations, we offer a diverse and inclusive environment with extraordinary career opportunities. Our strategy is to focus on creating a safe work environment where our employees feel strongly connected to our values and objectives, and where the capability of our people is key to our success.

Come and be a part of this success.

About the role

An exciting new role of Principal Automation Tools & Platforms has been created to define and help deliver the Automation and IT Operations tools and platforms for the BHP Technology Landscape. Working closely with the global Manager Cybernetics, Database & Platforms in the Technology Innovation and Development department. You will be liaising with key Technology partners to establish and deliver the strategy and roadmap for a well-integrated and sophisticated landscape of tools and platforms to support an exciting Technology automation strategy. This is a leading edge role where you will get to automate processes, learn and share new technology and work with teams to continually improve ways of working within the database and platforms environment.

Your new technology and strategic role will see you engage, understand the need, and drive the strategy for BHP at an accelerated rate.


About You

Due to the wide gamut of technology, software and their associated teams it's important that you have good communication skills with a wide understanding of the IT/Software ecosystem.

Change doesn't come without the understanding and consensus of all stakeholders, so it will be key that you are well versed and able to implement strategy and road mapping that demonstrates a considered and thought out approach to your actions.

You're a big picture thinker and willing to share those thoughts to attain a better outcome.. You're someone who isn't afraid to dream big with your head in the clouds but your feet on the ground.

You will be a Technology professional with a background in Technology tools and platforms, and experience and confidence in writing strategies and roadmaps and then work with the team to implement and support large scale integrated technology toolsets and platforms. Your deep knowledge in delivering business benefit and cost effective initiatives through the innovative use of IT systems will be highly regarded. You will have excellent written and verbal skills combined with interpersonal skills providing the ability to relate to a wide range of people. Your proven working knowledge to lead and enable change to meet stakeholders needs will be key to this role.

Supporting a diverse workforce

At BHP, we recognise that we are strengthened by diversity. We are committed to providing a work environment in which everyone is included, treated fairly and with respect. We are an Equal Opportunity employer and we encourage applications from women and Indigenous people.

We know there are many aspects of our employees’ lives that are important, and work is only one of these, so we offer benefits to enable your work to fit with your life. These benefits include flexible working options, a generous paid parental leave policy, other extended leave entitlements and parent rooms.