Digital Technical Lead

City of Sydney Full Time Permanent 20/05/2022

Division:  People, Performance & Technology

Unit: Technology & Digital Services  

Section:  Digital Innovation & Development

Salary:  AUD 147,009.00 - 167,949.00 per annum plus Superannuation

Employment status: Permanent 

Employment arrangement: Full time

Location: Sydney CBD with easy access to public transport

Option to work under a 19 day month arrangement


The City of Sydney, one of Australia’s premier Councils, has exciting opportunities for dynamic professionals to join our Technology and Digital Services Unit.

Reporting to the Digital Development Manager, you will lead application development and support of enterprise applications within budget, timeframes and quality standards. You will also drive innovation and build digital capability within the organisation.

To be successful in this role you will have:

  • strong enterprise application development background within a corporate environment
  • advanced .NET experience and SQL Server experience
  • experience in developing enterprise web applications and the development of revenue generating digital products
  • leadership experience in designing and developing application solution architecture
  • exposure to complex enterprise IT environments
  • competency in technical project management
  • high level analytical and written skills and the ability to develop business cases
  • tertiary qualifications with minimum bachelor’s degree in computer science/engineering.

At the City you will join a dedicated team where individual effort is part of something much bigger – delivering great things for our city’s dynamic future.

To apply:  Click on the 'Apply' button below to complete your online application. Please upload your current resume and respond to the online application questions that demonstrates how you meet the requirements of this role. Please note the "Essential Criteria Response" field in the online application does not require you to respond or upload a document.

This role will require a national criminal and pre-employment health declaration.

The City has mandated vaccination for all employees. The successful applicant will be required to provide evidence of COVID-19 vaccination.

Position description: CLICK HERE to view or download the position description.

Applications must be made online via the City’s website by 11.59pm, Sunday 19 June 2022.

For further information contact: Michael Peng, Digital Development Manager on 02 9265 9864.

Employee Benefits: CLICK HERE for more information on the benefits of working in Council.

We welcome candidates from all backgrounds and value diversity and inclusion in our workplace. We encourage all applicants, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with disability, LGBTIQ and culturally diverse communities to join Council.

The City will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 02 9265 9333 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email or phone).