Data Systems Consultant

The Department of Transport brings together all transport modes to design, plan, build and operate Victoria's transport system. Our job is to further integrate the transport network and improve the delivery of services to Victorians for simpler, quicker and safer journeys that connect people and places and support Victoria's prosperity and liveability. We are excited to offer this opportunity for you to become part of the Department that delivers more choice, connections and confidence in our travel, ensuring the whole transport network works as one to deliver better services and outcomes.
Job Details
Department: Department of Transport
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: VPSG4
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/1653914
Closing Date: 08-Oct-2022
Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Data Systems Consultant_PD.pdf (PDF, 209KB)
Job Specification

Contact: Sheelan Vaez

Position Details

Data System Consultant

  • Annual Salary Range: $90,067 - $102,192 per annum plus superannuation
  • Employment Type:  Full Time, Ongoing 
  • Usual Work Location:  Melbourne CBD


About the Opportunity

The Network Data and Systems team is part of our Data Transformation Branch, within the Mobility and Insights Division. The team is responsible for integration of data and applications, enabling and contributing to delivery of enhanced business and customer value across asset management, safety and location referencing services. 

Your role will support the delivery of spatial solutions. You will be responsible for the design and development of spatial data and location referencing solutions.

Reporting to the Location Referencing Lead and working closely with the broader Mobility and Insights team, you will drive outcomes of high value to the community and the business. We offer a flexible and collaborative team environment for you to thrive in, and learning from specialist in this field you can expect career growth in this space. 

About You

This position requires a tertiary qualification in information systems or computer science, along with extensive knowledge of spatial products and tools.

Underscoring your technical capability will be skills in the following:

  • Build, manage and support best practice customer-centric and successful data products and services, to enhance business & customer outcomes
  • Stakeholder engagement with internal customers and third parties, with focus on continuous improvement and innovation
  • Working with multi-disciplinary data & analytics teams collaboratively to improve customer & business value

More information is available in the attached Position Description.  

Culture and Benefits

The Department of Transport is committed to building a culture of developing our people to achieve great outcomes for the Victorian transport network.  We are proud of our commitment to flexible work arrangements that support different ways of working, helping employees balance work and life.


How to Apply

Applications close 11.59pm on Thursday October 8th 2022. Applications should include a resume and a covering letter.

For a confidential discussion regarding this opportunity, please email Sheelan Vaez, Manager Networks Data & Systems at

Please note: This position requires the successful employee to provide evidence of being fully vaccinated against COVID-19, or medical evidence which confirms the individual is unable to receive a dose, or a further dose, of a COVID-19 vaccine due to a medical contraindication or an acute medical illness. Failure to comply with this condition of employment will impact your eligibility for employment in this position with DoT.

You must be a current Victorian Public Service (VPS) employee employed on an ongoing, fixed term or casual basis to be eligible for this role. Agency on Hire, Contractors and Consultants are not eligible to apply for roles posted through Job and Skills Exchange.

Preferred applicants may be subject to pre-employment checks. Information provided to the Department of Transport will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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