First listed on: 24 March 2023

Creating a brighter future for life in the Tropics and beyond, through education and research that makes a difference locally, and globally, James Cook University (JCU) now have an exciting opportunity for a Digital Workspace Developer to join our vibrant team in the Technology Solutions Directorate. The position is full-time and continuing, based at the Townsville Bebegu Yumba campus, Douglas. An attractive remuneration package of up to $100,979 per annum is on offer, including superannuation and leave loading.

As a highly valued member of the Digital Workspace Development Team, you’ll be responsible for the analysis, design, implementation and support of computer desktop and mobile operating environments at JCU. You’ll participate in digital workspace environment and team planning processes, with a focus on enhancing the user experience and delivering high-quality outcomes for students and staff. You’ll also have the opportunity to participate in projects, contributing to optimal business outcomes for JCU.

With a degree qualification in Information Technology or a related discipline and relevant experience in designing and implementing desktop operating systems and management solutions, you’ll have a track record of delivering high levels of customer satisfaction and meeting time-critical deadlines. You’re an excellent communicator, confident in collaborating with a variety of stakeholders at different levels with an ability to contribute to continuous improvement in team functioning and customer service delivery. You’ll bring significant analytical and problem-solving skills to design and implement solutions in mobile computing environments, and you’ll also be able to demonstrate your ability to prepare quality process schematics, system documentation and technical specifications. Whilst not essential, experience in the higher education sector and/or experience with PowerShell and Apple scripting is highly desirable.

JCU offers a culturally diverse working environment with opportunities for professional and personal growth. Employee wellbeing is at the core of our values, and we support our people through the provision of flexible working conditions and many other exclusive benefits including;

  • A generous superannuation scheme with up to 17% employer contributions with UniSuper
  • 5 weeks of annual recreation leave
  • 15 days of paid sick/personal/carers leave per year
  • Flexible working options
  • Attractive options for salary packaging
  • Fitness Passport
  • Employee Assistance Program
  • Ongoing professional development support
  • Career progression opportunities
  • Staff study assistance
  • Access to online media subscriptions
  • Corporate discount on health insurance premiums
  • Well-equipped campus facilities including medical, cafes, gym and childcare.

If you are interested in a rewarding career with our world-leading University, there’s a place for you at JCU. Please visit the Careers at JCU website and apply today.

Vacancy reference 18346 – applications close on 10 April at 11:59 PM AEST.

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