Head of Strategy and Architecture Contract

  • 12 + 12 + 12 month contract, July start
  • Must have Top Secret Positive Vetting clearance
  • Adelaide or Melbourne with some WFH

Our Client, a top tier Federal Governmnet Department is seeking a Head of Strategy & Architecture.


  • Taking a collaborative approach to engagement with key stakeholders across multiple different business units, including the DSTG cyber security, engagement, delivery and build teams
  • Leading and growing a diverse group of technical and security architects (currently 25 people)
  • Overseeing technical design and working with stakeholders to drive key projects
  • Developing roadmaps, strategies and capability statements


  • Be an experienced Head of Strategy & Architecture who has successfully led and managed teams of Enterprise, Solution and Security architects (including budget and people management); coordinated the development and costing of roadmaps and then collaborated to deliver
  • Have exceptional communication and stakeholder engagement skills that enable you to consult across all lines of the business, to bring people together to land on shared approaches and work with people of all levels of technical expertise up to innovative research level
  • Be able to analyse and problem solve a variety of novel tasks that have never been done before, however, must have an outcome within tight timeframes and budget plus use judgement to balance pragmatic solutions for urgent need with the strategic target state
  • Be experienced in producing strategy, program and project cost estimates to support strategy, investment and work take on need

To apply for this long Head of Strategy and Architecture contract opportunity at Recruitment Hive please apply or call Matt on 02 6299 1006. This role closes 3pm 24/05/2024 (Job ID MF9395).


  • Date Posted:
  • Expiration date: May 23, 2024
  • Job Title: Head of Strategy and Architecture
  • Salary: $235 - $245