Solutions Architect, NCEA Online Programme

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    6 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
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  • Category: IT
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 26-OCT-18
  • Job Reference: NZQA/1893DAT
  • Job Title: Solutions Architect, NCEA Online Programme
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  • Summary:

This role is responsible for determining and monitoring the architecture solution for the NCEA Online Programme – an innovative and challenging initiative to transform New Zealand’s external examination system.  NZQA’s goal is to have NCEA examinations available online by 2020.  

You will be accountable for the development of fit for purpose solution architecture that is well aligned with NZQA strategic direction, target state architectures and approved standards.  This will involve working closely with other Architects, Analysts, project teams and business representatives to support the delivery of a high quality digital assessment solution.

You will possess plenty of successful experience architecting, designing and programming applications and developing solution architectures.  

Strong interpersonal skills with the ability to communicate, build relationships and influence at all levels is a must-have, as is being self-motivated and self-directed.

A background in legacy application overhaul / application modernisation would be useful. 

This position is fixed term to 28 June 2019.

For more information about this role please refer to the job description, NZQA’s Customer Charter and Organisational ValuesIf you are applying through Seek, please click ‘apply now’.

If you would like additional information, please e-mail us.

Applications close at 5.00 pm on Monday 12 November 2018.