BHP Billiton Lead Solution Architect | Technology Production Systems | Perth in Western Australia, Australia

Lead Solution Architect | Technology Production Systems | Perth

Job No.40348019

Work TypeFull Time - Permanent

LocationAustralia - Western Australia

CategoriesTechnology/IT - TecnologĂ­a/IT

Published18 Aug 2017| W. Australia Standard Time

Applications close30 Sep 2017| W. Australia Standard Time

Join our new Technology team expansion

Our Vision is to enable a fully integrated and highly automated business from resource to market. BHP Billiton's global Technology team is the coming together of a dedicated, innovative team focused on identifying and implementing new ways of raising standards and improving productivity, safety and environmental impact. We will be first to embrace new technologies such as VR, Drones, automation and everything in between to lead our industry globally.

About the Opportunity

As the Lead Solution Architect and capable Enterprise Architect you will lead designs of production system business solutions, you may also be required to work with execution teams to assist and oversee implementation of your designs. Your primary accountability will be to develop Asset-level technology investment plans which are aligned to business 2 Year budget and 5 Year plans; inform Portfolio & Planning; to define strategic technology direction for BHP Assets (Coal Australia, Iron Ore, Minerals America - Copper, Olympic Dam, Petroleum, Potash). In addition to delivering architecture strategy and design outcomes you will lead a small team of Solution Architects primarily operating out of Australia. You will also contribute as a member of the Global Enterprise Architecture function. You will provide Planning, Studies and Investment Review teams a breakdown of the estimate costs to design, execute, and sustain business solutions

You will lead teams responsible for designing business solutions for Iron Ore, Olympic Dam, and Coal Australia business operations and engage strategic external Technology Partners and manage the relationships to ensure clear outcomes are defined and delivered. You will be part of a high performing global team that has some exciting times ahead of them and the opportunity to influence the direction and quality of the organisation’s Technology direction. Some national and international travel may be required.

About you

To be successful you will need to have a Technical Degree (STEM) which is mandatory for these roles. Some other formal requirements include:

  • Experience with capability based planning

  • Experience with Waterfall, Agile, Hybrid design-delivery approaches

  • Understanding of industry manufacturing standards ISA-95/88

  • Industry experience in Automation, telecommunications, resource planning, utilities or manufacturing

  • Some level of surface and underground mining domain knowledge such as drill & blast, mine production & logistics planning, mining operations (including mobile fleet), plant operations, and railing & logistics operations

  • Qualification in architecture methodologies such as TOGAF is desirable; as is experience with modelling standards such as Archimate, BPMN-2, and/or UML

  • Applied knowledge of solution options evaluation, operations modelling and process design

  • Track record in generation and leading solution design decisions

  • Track record in leading a team or Solution Architects

Naturally, you will have a track record of successful end to end stakeholder engagement, great communication and project coordination skills. You must have expertise in operational Technologies and Information Technologies.

What we offer you

At BHP Billiton, we will provide you an environment to:

  • be autonomous and support (you) to use initiative;

  • be accountable and performance driven;

  • work flexibly with a focus on outcomes, not hours;

  • problem-solve collaboratively together;

  • Activate your improvement mindset, experimentation and agile learning.

    Supporting a diverse workforce

  • BHP Billiton value and respect employees, offering an inclusive and diverse environment where you'll experience:

  • dedicated leadership and female mentoring programs;

  • 18 weeks paid parental leave;

  • state-of-the-art facilities with WiFi enabled indoor and outdoor spaces collaboration and versatility;

  • parents room.

Join our Technology expansion

Take the next steps in pioneering your technology career and being a part of our Tech revolution.

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BHP Billiton is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from men and women of all ages, including people with a disability and Indigenous Australians.

About BHP Billiton

At BHP Billiton, our products are the essential building blocks of progress, fuelling change that lifts the living standards of millions of people around the world. Across our global operations, we are committed to working in ways that are true to Our BHP Billiton Charter values of Sustainability, Integrity, Respect, Performance, Simplicity and Accountability. Learn more about working at BHP Billiton and the exciting career opportunities that exist for professionals, undergraduates and graduates on our website: