Senior O365 Specialist | Full-Time Temporary

Closes: 19 February 2020

Classification: Senior Information Technology Officer Grade C
Salary: $107,475 - $115,687 plus superannuation
Position No: 32968
Directorate: Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Advertised (Gazettal date): 05 February 2020
Contact Officer: Sara Bensley on ************ or (02) 6207 5***

Details: Shared Services is on the journey of building the most modern, performance and resilient O365 offerings utilising market leading platforms such as Office 365 and Microsoft Azure. We are seeking an experienced engineer who possess strong technical and development expertise who has previously worked on O365 development and deployments, possess knowledge of enterprise applications and workloads, and has excellent communication skills to deliver a game changing O365 experience to the ACT Government directorates. The O365 specialist is required to provide direction and specialist knowledge in applying Cloud technologies to client business challenges, support technical resources within the team as well as prospective partners and stakeholders and provide feedback to Senior Management on the customer experience and gather feedback on new desired features and capabilities. Please review the Position Description for further details about the role and the capabilities required to perform the duties and responsibilities of the position.

Eligibility/Other Requirements:

The successful applicant will be required to provide high level technical support in the following products:

  • Office 365 Technologies – Power Apps, Power Automate, MS Teams, Power BI
  • Integrating on-premises Active Directory with Azure AD as well as AWS Identity and Access Management (IAM)
  • Microsoft Exchange with Email Archiving and/ or Exchange On-Line
  • Microsoft SharePoint (including SharePoint Online and OneDrive for Business)

Advanced skills in any of the following would also be advantageous:

  • Microsoft Windows Powershell / Powershell DSC
  • Azure / AWS Cloud Technologies and templating using JSON / YAML
  • Microsoft Server Operating Systems 2008/2008R2/2012/2012R2/2016/2019
  • VMware vSphere ESX including vCentre

Note: This is a temporary position available immediately for up to 12 months with the possibility of permanency.

How to Apply: Please submit a written response of up to three pages, contact details for at least two referees and a current curriculum vitae. The response should be written in the form of a pitch, provide evidence of your capacity to perform the duties and responsibilities (what you will do). Your pitch should detail your greatest achievements and how they relate to this position and its requirements, as well as outline your ability and experience and how they make you suitable for the role

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This is a temporary position available immediately for up to 12 months with the possibility of permanency.

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