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Applications Architect

  • LocationAlfred Health
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 3 days ago
    Never published
  • Job no: 38442
  • Category: Administration, Administration & Office Support

Alfred Health

Alfred Health is a leader in health care delivery, improvement, research and education. We are the main provider of health services to people living in the inner southeast suburbs of Melbourne, from ambulatory, to inpatient and home and community-based services.

  • Permanent ongoing
  • Full-time – 80 hours per fortnight including an ADO
  • Classification code – HS6/7+
  • Alfred location/mix of on-site and remote working possible
  • Staff benefits


The Information Development Division is responsible for enabling clinical staff to deliver timely, quality care to our patients and carers through innovative use of information technologies, and through strategic management of information and data across the organisation.


The Applications Architect will be skilled in all elements of applications architecture and possess strong interpersonal communication skills managing multiple stakeholders across all health-related disciplines. This position will have a strong emphasis on end to end planning and will provide direction and guidance to application projects across internal and external teams and vendors.  The Applications Architect will plan out how applications used within Alfred Health will work together to achieve the goals of the organisation. This position will ensure that the suite of applications in use and the way applications interact will be reliable, efficient, and scalable.  This role will also support the decommissioning and retirement practices for end of life applications.



  • Relevant tertiary qualifications in Information Systems, Systems Engineering or similar
  • Proven expertise in Application Architecture at a senior level, ideally with experience in a health-related environment
  • Expertise in the design, development and deployment of software architecture and an understanding of software architecture principles and disaster recovery strategies
  • Solid understanding of business needs beyond the technical/technology aspects
  • Strong Microsoft Technology and experience including .NET, SQL Server, Office 365 etc.
  • Previous application development experience and broad knowledge of application development, including
    • Development platforms
    • Application integration methods including web services and HL7 and FHIR standards
    • Software frameworks
    • Database management


  • Certification in an Enterprise Architecture methodology, e.g. TOGAF
  • Previous experience in a large complex health service
  • Project and program management planning and organizational skills


  • Salary packaging
  • Novated leasing
  • Onsite gym
  • Easy public transport access and discounted staff car parking

For more detail on the role, please download the position description. For further queries please contact Yann Pasnin Chief Technology Officer (CTO), IDD Management on (03) 9076 0343

Alfred Health is an equal opportunity employer and is committed to attracting and retaining a diverse workforce that reflects the community we serve.  Applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders are encouraged.

In compliance with the Victorian Chief Health Officer's Mandatory Vaccination Directions, all Alfred health employees must be vaccinated against COVID-19 with TGA approved vaccine and must have evidence of their vaccination status. 


  • Closed 3 days ago - 18 May 2022