Operations Manager


Location: North Sydney

Job Type: Full time


Ventia Pty Ltd

The Opportunity

Ventia have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Operations Manager to join our dynamic IoT team which designs, manufactures, installs, and operates IoT solutions across a range of industries. In our team you will be empowered to make decisions and perform tasks vital to the success of our operations. The successful applicant will have the opportunity to be self-directed in shaping this role and the operational structures of the team and workflows.

Among many other benefits, the role will provide you with:

  • Competitive remuneration
  • Occasional travel opportunities to client locations within Australia and New Zealand
  • Flexible working hours and 2 days working from home
  • Exciting and technically challenging work
  • Exposure to varied projects across multiple sectors
  • The ability to deliver material impacts to businesses beginning and continuing digital transformations

Could you be our next Operations Manager?

  • A seasoned operations engineer or manager with very strong organisational skills - essential
  • Experienced in end-to-end solution planning, logistics and execution, of hardware solutions - essential
  • Experience is specification and operation of data delivery and visualisation platforms - desirable
  • A great team player, great at collaborating with clients to achieve the best outcomes, with excellent communication skills - essential
  • Have a tertiary degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Physics, or other related discipline - essential
  • Can manage resources both physical inventories and the teams tasked with delivering solutions - essential
  • Experienced with IoT, LPWAN, LoRaWAN, RF networks is advantageous
  • Knowledgeable on IoT solutions and use cases, IoT security and architecture is advantageous

What You’ll Do

You’ll be able to apply your skills and knowledge to assist our team to:

  • Design IoT solutions in collaboration with clients and stakeholders
  • Support IoT device and network deployment
  • Work with suppliers and partners to resource our projects and operations
  • Perform procurement, logistics and inventory management
  • Communicate solutions to clients and partners
  • Support manufacturing operations
  • Support IoT device testing and assembly
  • Support RFI/RFP/RFQs
  • Actively follow technology trends and introduce new products and solutions accordingly
  • Use and maintain visualisations built on platforms such as PowerBI and Grafana

About Us

Ventia’s Next Generation Asset Management team provides end to end IoT solutions to Ventia and other clients. We both manufacture IoT devices and integrate 3rd party devices and solutions. We build, operate and maintain the carrier grade LoRaWAN network. Our solutions span from devices collecting data in the field through to data delivery and analysis for the client.

We acknowledge the importance of our people’s diverse experiences, talents and cultures. Embracing diversity and creating inclusion is a key component of our talent strategy. The creation of a diverse, inclusive workforce is central to our ability to unlock potential and enhance our success. Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people are encouraged to apply for this vacancy.

Position Reference Number: 151403

You’ve got this!