Continuous Delivery Lead

Job no: 503432
Work type: Continuing - Full-time
Campus: Adelaide
Categories: Information and Communications Technology, HEO9

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An attractive remuneration package will be negotiated

Continuing position available immediately

The Continuous Delivery Lead will be responsible for leading the development, maintenance and support of a suite of enterprise applications, including HR, Finance and Student Administration

The position is instrumental in driving Delivery Operations (DevOps) and continuous delivery practices and building the human resource capability required, within their application portfolio.

The position will lead and manage the IT Application assets life-cycle which includes the delivery of high quality application support services aligned to industry best practice incorporating 2nd and 3rd level support, maintenance, upgrades, enhancements, vendor management and implementation of new functionality to meet the strategic needs of the business.

The Continuous Delivery Lead will be responsible for the development of capability within their application portfolio, including staff professional development, development and implementation of relevant application standards, methods and tools. The position will foster an environment of continuous improvement, collaboration, customer service and delivery.

To be successful you will need:

  • Experience and a proven track record in IT Application Management / Service delivery roles, with an understanding of DevOps Operating models.
  • Experience in management of a diverse range of internal and external stakeholders to ensure collaborative work practices.
  • Demonstrated experience in managing Application Services, trends and best practices, and support processes and procedures.
  • Experience and knowledge of Service Management principles, methodologies and tools.
  • High level knowledge of the application development life-cycle.

Enjoy an outstanding career environment

The University of Adelaide is a uniquely rewarding workplace. The size, breadth and quality of our education and research programs - including significant industry, government and community collaboration - offers you vast scope and opportunity for a long, fulfilling career.

It also enables us to attract high-calibre people in all facets of our operations, ensuring you will be surrounded by talented colleagues, many world-leading. Our work's cutting-edge nature - not just in your own area, but across virtually the full spectrum of human endeavour - provides a constant source of inspiration.

Our core values are honesty, respect, fairness, discovery and excellence. Our culture is one that welcomes all and embraces diversity. We are firm believers that our people are our most valuable asset, so we work to grow and diversify the skills of our staff.

In addition, we offer a wide range of attractive staff benefits. These include: salary packaging; flexible work arrangements; high-quality professional development programs and activities; and an on-campus health clinic, gym and other fitness facilities.

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Your division's broader role

The Division of University Operations enables the University's delivery of high-quality and distinct learning, teaching and research experiences. Its responsibilities link to Adelaide's strategic plan and focus on people, community, assets and infrastructure, and processes.

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If you want to change tomorrow, act today

Click the link to the online application form below and address and upload your responses to all selection criteria. Applications close 11:55pm, 24 November 2019. 

For further information

For a confidential discussion regarding this position, contact:

Grant Cox
Manager, Application Services, Information Technology and Digital Services
P: +61 (8) 8313 1957

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The University of Adelaide is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer. Women and Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people who meet the requirements of this position are strongly encouraged to apply.


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