• Company:
    Government of South Australia
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Election Systems Specialist (Software Development)

Electoral Commission of South Australia
Job reference: 398175
Location: 5000 – ADELAIDE
Job status: Ongoing
Eligibility: Open to Everyone

Electoral Commission SA (ECSA) is seeking a suitably experiencedElection Systems Specialist (Software Development) to join the ICTteam and be responsible for all aspects of the systems developmentlifecycle, to ensure the successful delivery, operation andcontinuous improvement of this aspect of ECSA’s systemsportfolio.

This is a great opportunity to join a small and dynamic agency.Applicants with relevant tertiary qualifications (or equivalentproven experience), and demonstrated abilities, skills, knowledgeand experience inline with the essential requirements as outlinedin the person specification, are strongly encouraged to apply.

Reporting to the Manager ICT, key responsibilities willinclude:

  • Developing, maintaining and operating ECSA’s election systems portfolio, and following ECSA’s ICT architecture, technology and data standards and principles;
  • Coordinating and undertaking the timely and cost-effective implementation of complex election systems related developments, enhancements and integration activities and projects;
  • Coordinating, undertaking and evaluating day to day and election time support for critical election systems and services;
  • Performing regular code reviews, to ensure adherence to programming quality and standardisation requirements; and 
  • Providing consultancy and expert contribution to test planning, user feedback reviews and defect analysis.

Special Conditions
This vacancy is offered on an ongoing basis.

In order to not compromise the strict neutrality of theCommission, no person who is active in political affairs or intendsto carry on this activity may be an employee.

Employment is dependent upon a National Police Certificateclearance that the Commission finds satisfactory.

Extensive out of normal working hours duty is required duringelection events.

Some intrastate travel may be required.

$92,784 to $98,143 per annum.

Warren Edwards, Manager ICT
(08) 7424 7460
[email protected]

Application Instructions
Applicants are requested to refer to the Job Application Guidelinesbefore submitting their application.

Applications must be accompanied by a completed SA Public SectorPre-Employment Declaration.

All applications must be submitted online through BigRedSky.

Additional Notes

The Electoral Commission of South Australia is an equalopportunity employer.

Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander People and people withdisability are strongly encouraged to apply.

Applications close: 21/09/2020 5:00 PM

– 20171006-Attachment-1-Pre-Employment-Declaration.pdf

– ECSA Job Application Guidelines.pdf

– PosNoTBA Election Systems Specialist ASO6 – 202008.pdf

Flexibility Statement
The South Australian public sector promotes diversity and flexible ways of working including part-time. Applicants are encouraged to discuss the flexible working arrangements for this role.