Solutions Architect

  • Full time, Fixed Term for 12 Months
  • PTV G 6 $115,137 - $154,076 + 9.5% superannuation
  • Highly motivated and collaborative team
  • Docklands location, close to Southern Cross Station

For further information on Public Transport Victoria, please visit the PTV Website

Job Details
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Department: Public Transport Victoria
Work Type: Fixed term - full time
Job Function: Construction
Classification: PTV 6
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Reference: VG/CSSAPTV6
Closing Date: 01-Mar-2018
Salary Range: $115,137 - $154,076
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Position Description Solutions Architect - CIO -AS.pdf (PDF, 332KB)

PTV Capability Framework - 1 Page Summary.pdf (PDF, 208KB)

Contact: Peter Binstead

Position Details

About Public Transport Victoria (PTV)

What is PTV? It is a single point of contact for you to gain information on Public Transport services, fares, tickets and initiatives. We here at PTV manage Victoria's train, tram and bus services. Our team here at PTV develops and nurtures a strong, vibrant culture encouraging innovation to drive a high-performing Government organisation. We build on the hard work, passion and creativity of our people to promote excellence in our industry, and greater mobility for all Victorians.

PTV helps hundreds of thousands of Victorian's make their way to and from life's events. That may be arriving at work or school, visiting family or friends, attending sporting or entertainment events, whatever it is, WE PLAY A ROLE.

About the role

The Solutions Architect is responsible for delivering complex architectural designs and solutions within the PTV Enterprise Architecture framework and PTV Project/Programme Investment Life Cycle (ILC).

The position will work closely with business and project vendors to define potential solutions and systems, make recommendations and develop appropriate deliverables as required by the project methodology.  

What we're looking for

Essential (must have to be considered for the position)

  • Substantial experience in working on BPM and case management platforms (Pega) and high transactional public facing systems as a Solution Architect.
  • Demonstrates proficiency in defining scalable and flexible Solution Architecture of Enterprise applications.
  • Demonstrated ability to define the enterprise wide BPM platforms for all the domains of architecture, reference architectures of BPM platform.
  • Demonstrated experience in working as Solutions Architect for Pega applications.
  • Demonstrated ability in driving an effective solution covering all layers of solution architecture including application, technology, data and role based security architectures.
  • Experienced in proposing, reviewing and validating high available, highly transactional public facing as well as high volume systems.
  • Experience in system integration capabilities.
  • Excellent ability to write technical IT documentation including design documentation and presentations suitable for executive audiences.
  • Demonstrated experience working within an environment with an established Enterprise Architecture Practice.

Desirable (will be well suited to the role)

  • Public Transport Domain Knowledge



  • Certified Pega Systems Architect
  • Tertiary qualification in Information Technology


  • TOGAF 9.1 Certified
  • iServer (Enterprise Architecture tool)

How to apply

Please click the ‘Apply Now' button below.  Your application must include a cover letter and separate resume (MS Word compatible).  For further information about the role, please refer to the attached position description and capability framework documents. If you have any questions specific to the role, please email

Applications close 11:59 P.M. Thursday, 1st March 2018.

Emailed applications will not be accepted.

Unsolicited recruitment agency applications will not be accepted.

Public Transport Victoria is committed to fostering a work environment that is inclusive and supports diversity and flexibility. We are proud to be an equal opportunity employer.

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