Manager Environment Assurance


Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


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Job Expectations

Build your career and Australia’s future.

Not many people can say they are working on building Australia’s future. With us you’ll be doing just that, leaving a legacy for all Australians. Plus, there’s equal employment, great training, and true flexible working arrangements.

A fantastic opportunity at nbn, Australia’s largest infrastructure project, as the Manager Environment Assurance, reporting to the Executive Manager, National Test Facility, where you will join the Integrated Network Environment Service (INES) team, a key pillar within the IT Network and Service Operations business unit.

A bit about your role

The Integrated Network Environment Service (INES) team is a customer-centric organisation responsible for delivering environment services that consistently meet expectations and supports the delivery of testing outcomes. INES is accountable for building, operating, and maintaining the integrated network environment supporting nbn Co’s IT/OSS and network capabilities across its fixed, wireless, and satellite technologies, as well as the underlying infrastructure to meet this accountability.

The Manager Environment Assurance drives quality across the Integrated Network Environment Services team by ensuring network test environment baselines are kept at the defined levels and that all changes are assessed for impact and appropriately scheduled before being implemented in the test environments.

As an integral member of the INES leadership team, the Manager Environment Assurance will lead, coach and mentor to ensure an effective, engaged and high performing team culture as well as setting the standards and practices to continuously improve environment quality (for all INES environments & IT interfaces).

The Manager Environment Assurance promotes a culture of quality with a focus on change management, automation of repeatable process and targeted auditing of build activities so a critical aspect of the role is to ensure test environment changes are managed through a structured and streamlined change management and approval process which is owned and run by the Environment Assurance team.

The role will also provide quality assurance of test environment builds through auditing the environment configuration and is accountable for managing any risks associated with environment quality that are picked up by the audit.

A bit about you

To be successful in this role you will have extensive experience in senior leadership positions within the telecommunications / technology industries. You will have experience managing network test environments and labs and will have worked in an agile environment. We are looking for someone with exceptional stakeholder engagement and negotiating skills with proven experience in network or IT change management and standard frameworks such as ITIL.

Life at nbn

Please note that this role will be a permanent position and applications for this role will close at midnight 5 October 2022.

At nbn our people have a clear and shared purpose - empowering Australians to redefine the way they live, work and play into the future. As one of the Australia’s largest infrastructure projects ever undertaken in Australian history, you’ll be part of a team building a brighter future for the country.

In your personal career, you’ll benefit from technical training for professional development, leadership programs and access to the latest technology, as well as being led by a diverse executive team.

nbn is committed to an inclusive, flexible and supportive workplace where everyone can feel valued, respected and have equal opportunity to thrive and succeed. We encourage applications from people of all ages, nationalities, abilities and cultures - including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTI+ community and people living with disability. We're happy to adjust our recruitment process to support accessibility needs – we encourage you to advise us at the time of the application via

We actively focus on our people having a fair go at reaching their career aspirations. We’re committed to equal opportunities for all employees. With initiatives like Women’s Leadership Programs, a commitment to equal pay, flexibility and market leading parental leave, we truly are paving the way for true equality in the workplace.

Continue the conversation

If you think this role might be for you, we want to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and sending in your resume only. We do not require a cover letter or any selection criteria to be addressed.

At nbn, health, safety and wellbeing will always be our highest priority and we are committed to protecting our employees, families, partner workforces, and the customers and communities we serve. nbn recognises that vaccinations against COVID-19 are critical and necessary for our future. As such certain workers are expected to be vaccinated against COVID-19 unless a valid medical exemption is provided. For further information please refer to our Covid-19 Vaccination Policy.

At nbn our people and our planet matter. We have an unwavering commitment to the wellbeing and safety of our employees so that everyone goes home safely each day and can perform at their peak to deliver the nbn™ network. nbn also aims to build a network that minimises energy use and can be operated with minimal impact on the environment.

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