Senior Technical Specialist- Hosting (VPSG5)

Job posted: 01/08/2022
Applications close: 15/08/2022 (Midnight)
4 days remaining

4 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

Job type: Full time

Organisation: Department of Transport

Salary: $103,920 - $125,735

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/DOT/IT/1650363

Reference: VG/DOT/IT/1650363

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $103,920 - $125,735

Work location: Melbourne | Eastern Metropolitan

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 are 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 Technical Specialist - Hosting 

  • Annual Salary Range:  VPS5 $103,920 - $125,735 per annum Pus superannuation
  • Employment Type:  Ongoing full-time 
  • Usual Work Location: Melbourne 

About the Opportunity

The Senior Technical Specialist - Hosting sits within Enterprise Technology and is responsible for providing ongoing support and management of Department of Transport's private hosting systems, infrastructure and platforms. The role will collaborate with several business stakeholders and the various DOT hosting service partners arrangements to address day to day maintenance, minor requests, incidents, and changes associated with the private hosting environments.

About You

The skills and experience required in the position include, but are not limited to the following:

  • Critical Thinking and Problem Solving (Accomplished) – Considers wider business context within business unit when considering options to resolve issues. Identifies recurring problems and prevents future recurrence by integrating solutions into work process
  • Digital and Technological Literacy (Accomplished) – Integrates improved capabilities into service delivery processes. Assumes the role of solution architect or project manager where there's a balanced focus between technology focus and strategy focus
  • Influence and Persuasion (Accomplished) – Gains agreement to proposals and ideas; Build behind the scenes support for ideas to ensure buy-in and ownership; Uses chains of indirect influence to achieve outcomes; Involves experts or other third parties to strengthen case
  • Customer Focus (Leading) – Assess effectiveness of service delivery against leading services; Challenges others to deliver service excellence; Looks for long term benefits to the client
  • Knowledge Management & Business Continuity (Applied) – Implements and support others to apply knowledge management and business continuity practices in day-to-day work


  • Relevant tertiary or industry qualification in information management, computer science, or a related field

 More information is available in the attached Position Description

 How to Apply

Applications should include a resume and a brief covering letter.

Applications close 11.59pm on 15 August 2022

For more information regarding this opportunity please email, Raja Khalid, Infrastructure Hosting Manager, at Raja.Khalid@transport.vic.gov.au

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness.

Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

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

Senior Technical Specialist- Hosting (VPSG5)

Job type:

Full time

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Raja Khalid | Raja.khalid@transport.vic.gov.au

Senior Technical Specialist- Hosting (VPSG5)