First listed on: 14 February 2017

Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development
Shared Services
Shared Services ICT
Technology Services

Chief Technology Officer

Executive Level 1.3
Remuneration: $224,134 - $233,847 depending on current superannuation arrangements (PN: E483)

Details: Shared Services, within the Chief Minister, Treasury and Economic Development Directorate is seeking applications from suitably qualified applicants for the position of Chief Technology Officer.  Shared Services provides corporate services to the ACT Government by working in partnership with Directorates and Agencies to provide services and outcomes that meet or exceed the expectations of the Directorates. Shared Services ICT provides a complete range of ICT services to the ACT Government, including;

  • Management of the government’s ICT infrastructure, data and communications network;
  • Project management services;
  • Business systems development and support;
  • ICT security policy and ICT operational policies and standards; and
  • Lifecycle management of government ICT assets.

The Chief Technology Officer leads, manages and drives the strategic direction of Shared Services ICT technology with timely, cost effective and robust technology infrastructure and strategies for the ACT Government. The role oversees the effective provision of customer focused strategies and day-to-day operational ICT services to all ACT Government directorates.

The successful applicant will require in depth knowledge and experience in managing and leading complex ICT technology services including desktops, networks, platforms, and technologically diverse ICT projects. Demonstrated experience in ICT Infrastructure strategies and direction with the ability to lead a team of ICT specialist staff and project managers preferably within a government environment.

Remuneration: The position attracts a remuneration package ranging from $224,134 - $233,847, depending on current superannuation arrangements of the successful applicant. This includes a cash component of $176,592.

Contract: The successful applicant will be engaged under a performance based contract for up to three years. Prospective applicants should be aware that long-term engagements are tabled in the ACT Legislative Assembly.

Contact Officer: Gary Davis (02) 6207 6489

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Applications Close: 27 February 2017

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