Senior Support Systems Advisor (VPSG5)

Job posted: 11/02/2021
Applications close: 28/02/2021 (Midnight)
2 days remaining

2 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 30 June 2021

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $101,120 - $122,348

Occupation: Human Resources

Reference: VG/80008700

Reference: VG/80008700

Occupation: Human Resources

Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348

Work location: Melbourne | CBD

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We're excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.

Senior Support Systems Advisor

  • Annual Salary Range: $101,120 - $122,348 per annum plus superannuation
  • Tenure: Fixed Term (30 June 2021)
  • Employment Type:  Full Time
  • Usual Work Location: Melbourne CBD (flexibility may be available)


About the team

The People and Business Services Division provides business enabling people and corporate services functions, to drive a high-performance culture and to support integrated operations.


About the Opportunity

The Senior Support Systems Advisor provides expertise to develop and maintain systems and data, providing advice and recommendations on analysis. 


Key Accountabilities:

  • Collaborate with business users to turn business requirements into technical solutions.
  • Proactively engage and consult with stakeholders to ensure delivered outputs are aligned with business needs.
  • Apply well developed specialist skills to best practices for systems implementation maintenance and support.
  • Develop and maintain technical standards and guidelines in relation to financial and HR payroll systems.
  • Perform advanced system administration maintenance for the financial systems and integrated applications.
  • Develop data extracts using ETL tools.


About you:

  • A high level of analytical and conceptual abilities, initiative, and lateral thinking in systems development and problem resolution.
  • Demonstrated experience in exercising professional independent and creative judgement to perform complex design duties where objectives may be only partially defined.
  • Demonstrate expertise in databases e.g. Oracle or DB2, Oracle/SQL scripts, groovy, powershell, and cloud-based storage accounts (preferably Microsoft Azure).
  • Apply advanced problem-solving skills to evaluate system issues and recommend appropriate actions.
  • Demonstrate experience in ERP maintenance and support (preferably ABB/Mincom Ellipse).
  • Demonstrate skills in data integration/transfer.



  • Tertiary qualification in a relevant or a related discipline.


Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network.  We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life.


How to Apply

Please include a resume highlighting relevant skills and experiences. Applications close 11.59pm on Sunday, 28 February 2021. 

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please call Sigrid Badelka, Manager Support Systems on 0405 728 157.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

Senior Support Systems Advisor (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time / 30 June 2021

Job classification:



Sigrid Badelka | 0405 728 157

Senior Support Systems Advisor (VPSG5)