Information Technologist (HEO 5)

University of South Australia
July 30, 2024
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  • Based in Information Strategy and Technology Services at the Mawson Lakes campus

  • Full-time continuing position
  • Commencement Salary: $76,304 per annum (plus 17% superannuation)
  • About the Role

    Reporting to the Manager: Corporate Information Systems, the Information Technologist contributes to the design, development, implementation and support of IT systems, applications and services.

    The position improves the performance of the IT function through system development which involves: project planning, feasibility studies, systems analysis, requirements definition, systems design and development, integration and testing, acceptance, implementation and maintenance.

    About UniSA

    The University of South Australia is Australia's University of Enterprise. Our culture of innovation is anchored around global and national links to academic, research and industry partners. Our graduates are the new urban professionals, global citizens at ease with the world and ready to create and respond to change. Our research is inventive and adventurous and we create new knowledge that is central to global economic and social prosperity.

    Information Strategy and Technology Services (ISTS), which has the primary strategic and operational responsibility for the provision of the UniSA's considerable IT infrastructure and services has approximately 150 staff in 8 key areas.

    Information Strategy and Technology Services contributes to the University's strategic goals and objectives by providing:

  • University wide IT support for staff and students;
  • technical support, development and management of:
  • communication services such as fixed and wireless data networks, telephone systems, voicemail, and high speed access to the internet;
  • collaboration facilities such as email, calendaring, video and audio conferencing, instant messaging and document sharing;
  • over 2,700 on campus computers for students;
  • teaching technology in general purpose teaching spaces; and
  • central infrastructure (servers, data storage and data centres)
  • technical support, development and management of information systems which support online teaching and learning, research management and research education, student experience, administration, data integration and business intelligence, the staff and student portals, and the corporate web;
  • identification and management of ICT based risks and disaster recovery planning;
  • technical project management services for major, University wide ITC projects;
  • management of University wide hardware and software purchasing arrangements; and
  • development, maintenance and communication of policies, procedures and guidelines for the use of information technology within the university.
  • ISTS is customer focused and operated a service management framework based on AS8018 and provides seamless 24 x 7 x 52 service to students and staff. Information Strategy and Technology Services has a commitment to staff development and provides a professional environment in which to work.

    The University's IT development teams ensure the effective and efficient delivery of specific information technology solutions using a variety of technologies.

    Essential Skills and Experience

  • Relevant tertiary qualification (normally a degree) or equivalent demonstrated knowledge, skills and experience and a commitment to ongoing professional development
  • Demonstrated experience in design, development, implementation and support of IT applications and services
  • Demonstrated well developed written, verbal and interpersonal skills to enable effective communication and interaction with people at all levels of an organisation
  • Demonstrated experience using programming languages, application development tools and databases
  • Demonstrated experience in application maintenance functions, including application upgrades, problem investigation and resolution
  • Benefits

    Getting a great job working with the best is just the start. UniSA rewards its staff with a wide variety of benefits such as:

  • Access to great personal development opportunities
  • Generous superannuation contributions of 17%
  • Flexible working conditions
  • A range of salary packaging options, including vehicle leasing, laptops and car parking fees
  • A variety of leave arrangements
  • Culture

    As a University of Enterprise, we offer a dynamic and agile workplace culture, one that embraces challenges and thrives on breaking new ground. Our staff are creative and innovative thinkers, communicating with clarity, conviction and enthusiasm. We embrace diversity and inclusion in a vibrant, engaging environment. Our people are authentic, resilient, and influential, and we deliver results.

    At the University of South Australia, we value workplace diversity and are committed to providing a supportive, inclusive, and respectful work environment for all people. We strongly encourage applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, women, members of the LGBTIQ+ community, people of culturally diverse backgrounds and people with disability.

    We are committed to providing an equitable and barrier free recruitment process and encourage you to share any support, adjustments and/or access requirements you have by contacting our Recruitment Central team on [email protected]. Anything you tell us will be kept completely confidential.

    Start Your Unstoppable Career!

    For a copy of the position description and to apply, please visit Working at UniSA. The online application form will list the specific selection criteria that you need to address.

    Please address your cover letter to Emma Kelvin, Consultant: Recruitment Central. For further information about the position or the recruitment process, please contact UniSA Recruitment Central on +61 8 8302 1700 or via email at [email protected] using job reference number 6316.

    Applications close: 11.30pm Tuesday 30 July 2024

    Applications welcomed from Australian or NZ citizens, Australian permanent residents and those who have the legal right to work in Australia for the term of appointment.

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