Platform Tech Lead – Multiple
27th November, 2023

Must be able to obtain Baseline Security Clearance.


The request seeks to engage experienced candidates who have capability to:

  • Develop automated application builds and deployment scripts using technologies such as Azure DevOps, PowerShell/Bicep/YAML.
  • Follow the Scrum Development Methodology for all software development projects
  • Liaise with technical and business area staff to facilitate the rapid resolution of issues and/or faults within fielded production systema and those still under development
  • Lead development team through workload allocation and mentoring and advising on agile development processes.
  • Develop and regularly maintain system development schedule to ensure milestones and timelines are met.
  • Ensure that outcomes are effectively communicated to the product owners, establishing the basis for future practice.
  • Tracks sprint progress and identifies any divergence from allocated tasks.
  • Oversee and present system showcases to various stakeholders.
  • Understand the product planning lifecycle and effectively manages the product backlog in collaboration with the Product Owner.
  • Ensure daily, weekly and monthly rituals are run effectively, efficiently and regularly.
  • Proactively (and reactively) identify and clear organisational roadblocks and interferences that may distract with the development
  • Facilitate development across stakeholder groups 
  • Perform additional duties or assume responsibility of functions as directed from time to time.
  • Perform additional duties or assume responsibility of functions as required
  • Work within an agile environment using Safe.
  • Work as part of a BAU, Agile Delivery Teams or the System Team


  • Proven ability to lead, manage and mentor a development team
  • Proven hands-on technical lead, with experience working across Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and ability to act as a liaison between the tech and business team
  • Agile processes knowledge and experience, including estimation and planning.
  • Strong experience in developing automated application build and deployment code using Powershell/.NET Core, YAML, Bicep/ARM across the Microsoft Azure technology stack
  • Backend development experience using web API and SQL technologies
  • Demonstrated experience with cloud-based applications development
  • Extensive experience with GIT version control and working across multiple repos
  • Demonstrated experience leading teams using an agile methodology
  • Experience in technical analysis and design
  • Ability to implement integration requirements to perform end to end solution designs
  • Knowledge and experience in successfully setting priorities and delivering quality results on time and on budget
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively whilst anticipating stakeholder needs and expectations across a geographically dispersed network
  • Demonstrated ability to manage staff while developing capabilities, encouraging career development, and promoting professionalism
  • Demonstrated personal integrity whilst achieving results within legislative and policy parameters


  • Relevant qualifications in IT, including cloud certification 
  • Experience with Dynamics 365 and workflow integration development
  • Demonstrated knowledge of IT frameworks, such as ITIL and TOGAF 
  • Demonstrated knowledge of the Commonwealth frameworks, including ICT frameworks 
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