Solution Designer

This opportunity will see you collaborate closely with Products Owners, Architects, Technology Leads and Service Leads across various divisions in the business in order to design solutions and quality proposals that meet the Customers documented requirements.
Job Details
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Department: CenITex
Work Type: Ongoing - full time
Job Function: IT and Telecommunications
Classification: VPSG6.1
Work Location: Melbourne - CBD
Closing Date: 16-Dec-2021
Salary Range: $125,893 - $147,184
Job Duration: N/A
Attachments: Solution Designer IS.pdf (PDF, 169KB)
Job Specification

Why Work For Us.pdf (PDF, 1.34MB)


Position Details

About Cenitex 

We are a team of more than 500 people spread across various ICT and business areas. People are the key to the success of our organisation, uniting the best technology and the brightest talent to enable Cenitex to provide efficient, reliable ICT services and solutions. 

Why work for Cenitex 

Join Cenitex to help us provide technology solutions to the Victorian Public Sector so they can meet the needs of all Victorians. You can help shape the future of Cenitex with the opportunity to work with our customers across the public sector including all eight major Victorian Government departments, to best serve our Victorian community. 

Cenitex is proud of its diverse group of employees with a unique mix of skills and talent. We believe diversity and inclusion enhances our workforce capability and workplace culture in delivering outstanding technology services and solutions for our customers. 

Cenitex encourages and supports professional development and offers flexible working environment with a focus on employees' work-life balance. 

The opportunity

As Solution Designer, you will develop Customer proposals that reflect cost effective technical solutions that meet our customers' needs while aligning with Cenitex's Infrastructure architectures and designs, standards and guidelines provided for Whole of Victorian Government (WoVG).

You will collaborate closely with Products owners, Architects, Technology Leads and Service Leads in the Infrastructure Services and Workplace and Application Services teams. From time to time you may be required to provide clarification and guidance to Cenitex's Customer Engagement Team to assist them capture and validate Customers' requirements and provide technical clarifications to Customers on Cenitex's proposals.

With Strong analytical and technical strengths, you will be responsible for the delivery of quality proposals that meet the Customers documented requirements.

Day to day you'll be expected to:

  • Design quality, cost effective, robust solutions that address customer requirements incorporating the right mix of technology by leveraging Cenitex's Catalogue of Services.
  • As the Customer Subject Matter Expert (SME), support Customer Engagement outcomes by providing technical presales expertise into the Customer organisation
  • Actively contribute to the enhancement of architecture standards and process improvements by identifying opportunities improvement.
  • Analyse, assess and make recommendations on new or emerging technologies and their potential business and technical value to the customer and Cenitex.

To be a success in this role you will have:

  • Strong Knowledge across networking, cloud computing or security domain.
  • Extensive demonstrated experience working as presales architect, solution consultant, business analyst, solution designer or technical delivery consultant.
  • Strong research, analytical and problem-solving skills, with proven ability to consider issues from different perspectives and draw commercially sound recommendations
  • Thoughts leadership in developing and articulating multidomain architecture for Customers.
  • Ability to build and present transformation roadmap and complex customer solution in person or via online communications tools.
  • Dedication to customer service with demonstrated experience in identifying, leading and implementing initiatives that deliver an augmented customer experience.
  • Superior stakeholder management skills with the ability to credibly communicate, negotiate and influence strategic outcomes at all organisational levels. 

For more information about the role and the numerous employee benefits, check out the Position Description and EVP document by clicking the “Apply Now” button.  

To apply 

Complete the online application form and submit your cover letter and resume. 

Note: Applicants are not required to provide a separate document addressing the Key Selection Criteria. 

Successful interviewing applicants: 

  • May need to complete a video interview as part of the selection process 
  • Must provide their right to work in Australia 
  • Are subject to a National Police check at final stages of the process. 

You can contact our Talent and Resourcing team at for further information. Please note that applications will not be accepted via this email. 

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