Senior Technology Strategy and Innovation Specialist


Location: Australia

Job Type: Full time


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 Senior Technology Strategy & Innovation Specialist, reporting to the Senior Manager Strategy & Standards, where you will join the Strategy and Standards Team, a key pillar of the Integrated Network Environment Services unit.

A bit about your role

As the Senior Technology Strategy & Innovation Specialist, you will contribute to and influence cross-functional teams focused on successfully delivering specific initiatives and outcomes. You are to expand domain expertise and contribute to the E2E environment architecture covering all the network technologies, underlying infrastructure, and Security. This role will require you to have experience in INES.

Integrated Network Environment Service (INES) is a customer-centric organisation responsible for delivering environment services that consistently meet expectations and supports the delivery of testing outcomes. In line with NBN’s vision and strategy, INES is developed to promote innovation, simplification, quality and improved customer experience.

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.

A bit about you

The successful candidate will have Proven experience and knowledge in designing and managing carrier-grade integrated network environments within technology domains such as FTTx, HFC, FW, Satellite, Transit (Aggregation, Transport, NCN, etc.) and their network management systems, etc. In addition, you will have experience in network architecture. You will be able to prove experience with network and IT infrastructure, enterprise IT/security solutions, DC Operations, OSS/BSS Stack, and network Integrations.

Please note that this role will be a permanent position and applications for this role will close at midnight on Wednesday 1st February 2023.

Life at nbn

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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