Solution Architect

Last updated 7 days ago
Location:Remote - AU/NZ only
Job Type:Contract/Temp

About South32

South32 is a globally diversified mining and metals company. We produce bauxite, alumina, aluminum, energy and metallurgical coal, manganese, nickel, silver, lead and zinc at our operations in Australia, Southern Africa and South America.

We are also the owner of a high-grade zinc, lead and silver development option in North America and have several partnerships with junior explorers with a focus on base metals.

Our purpose is to make a difference by developing natural resources, improving people’s lives now and for generations to come.

We are trusted by our owners and partners to realize the potential of their resources.

About the Role

Reporting to the Lead Digital Architecture, and working with technical domain experts and the broader Projects Team, you will help drive technical solutions across Operations and Corporate lead projects at varying scales and complexity.

Responsibilities include:

  • Define solutions based on business requirements and present effectively and authoritatively to client stakeholders from a technical background.

  • Assessing the business impact of different technical options and find the best technical solution to solve the existing business problems.

  • Develop technical specification documentation and solution architecture definitions that can be used to configure and manage the solution implementation.

  • Describe the structure, characteristics, behaviour, and other aspects of software to project stakeholders.

  • Assess the systems architecture currently in place and work with technical staff to recommend solutions to improve.

The position is based at our Perth office.

About You

  • Demonstrated experience of developing Solution Architectures in a project focused environment

  • Flexible and adaptable to varying requirements and ambiguity, and a wiliness to undertake projects outside of immediate domain expertise

  • Strong ability to build relationships with key stakeholders across the business

  • Excellent communication skills

Contract duration: 6 months