Applications Specialist

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Job Details
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Department: Ambulance Victoria
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: See Advertisement
Work Location: Melbourne - Eastern Metro
Reference: VG/1320510
Closing Date: 28-Feb-2018
Salary Range: See Advertisement
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: How to apply for a position with AV.pdf (PDF, 169KB)


Applications Specialist PD.pdf (PDF, 367KB)


Contact: Recruitment
recruitment@ambulance.vic.gov.au

Position Details

Ambulance Victoria (AV) is now seeking an experienced Application Specialist to provide a broad and highly developed technical and functional expertise in relation to the analysis, design, development, implementation, and security of AV Business systems including Oracle middleware and a range of Microsoft Cloud technologies. 

The role is based in Blackburn, full time, ongoing and will offer the incumbent an exciting opportunity to be part of an organisation that services the community. 

About the role Reporting to the Business Applications Manager, the main duties of the role include (but are not limited to):

  • Provide timely and effective Level-2 technical, development and functional support for a range of AV business applications and corporate systems including, but not limited to

  - AV financial system, including Accounts Receivable, Accounts Payable, General Ledger, Procurement (Oracle E-Business Suite)

  -  Applications built on the Oracle Application Express platform (APEX)

  -  Intranet based on SharePoint

  -  AV Public facing websites and applications

  -  Microsoft Azure SaaS and PaaS services

  • Develop and champion the implementation of new processes and procedures across ICT in relation to AV specialist applications and systems
  • Provide specialist advice to the Enterprise Solutions team and Business Applications Manager on the functional, technical and most effective resourcing approaches for addressing specific business requirements
  • Operate as a technical specialist team member to provide an escalation point for other Applications support staff to seek assistance with problems and technical issues that are not being successfully resolved in the normal Level-2 support process

About you

The successful candidate will possess experience in implementing and supporting complex and critical Enterprise Business Applications, which is supported by an appropriate tertiary qualification and/or significant experience and ITIL qualification – foundation level or above.  They will also possess significant and demonstrated experience in different computing infrastructure technologies, application architectures and programming languages.

It is imperative that the candidate has hands-on experience in specific Microsoft and Oracle products and technologies, an understanding of business concepts, project management methodologies and highly developed skills in the use of Microsoft Office applications including Visio and Project

What's in it for you?

As a valued member of AV you will enjoy a professional working environment that recognises the importance of work/life balance.  We offer salary packaging options, generous personal leave entitlements, accrued days off for full time roles, and other benefits including free on-site parking.

The salary range for this position is $86,698 to $99,085.

How to apply

All applicants are requested to submit each of the following documents.  These should be of a high quality as they will form an integral part of the selection process:

•A cover letter;

•A resume; and

•A document briefly addressing the selection criteria in the position description. (This can be located by clicking 'Apply')

Please ensure you read the ‘Applying for a position with Ambulance Victoria' document prior to submitting an application.

For any queries please email recruitment@ambulance.vic.gov.au or contact the Recruitment Department on 03 9840 3653.

We request that your application for the Applications Specialist position is forwarded by 5pm, Wednesday 28th February 2018 by clicking on ‘Apply Online' below.


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