Title:  Technical Architect


Bentleigh East, Victoria, AU

About us

At Officeworks we make bigger things happen. Our customers, our team, and our community are our heart and soul. And if our brilliant people have taught us anything, it is that we can do all kinds of incredible things, each and every day.


Fast paced. Innovative. Inspiring. With more than 8000 team members and a national footprint of more than 165 retail stores Australia wide – we’re focused on delivering a wide range, low price and great service. We’re about inspiring new ideas and thinking outside the box. We’re about kicking goals, having a laugh and pushing each other. We are about being rewarded and supported. We’re about teaching a customer something new and supporting the community. We’re about making a difference.

About the role

This dynamic role will see you work closely with a wide range of business and technical teams to evolve our digital platform so we can deliver engaging experiences to our customers and team members. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Providing strong leadership, technical planning, delivery and governance using the latest AWS services and following DevOps practices.
  • Acting as the custodian of the digital platform solution stack, continually looking to improve based on industry trends.
  • Defining the software architecture and the systems integration for the digital platform (including the Officeworks website) to deliver value to our customers.
  • Working closely with the project teams to align the business and customer needs with the digital platform technical direction.
  • Ensuring all software is developed quickly, safely, reliably, and securely.

About you

You are a person who thrives in a fast-paced, customer-centric, agile environment and pride yourself on your ability to engage with both technical and business stakeholders. You can quickly understand complex technical situations and clearly communicate the available options to a broad audience.

  • 10+ years I.T. experience – primarily with software development exposure.
  • 3+ years technical leadership experience.
  • Extensive experience with Amazon Web Services (AWS), including architecture knowledge, ECS, S3, SQS.
  • Solid JavaScript, Node and React experience.
  • A wide range of software architecture experience, including microservice and cloud-native architecture.

Our culture

It’s all in a day’s work when you’re part of the Officeworks community – where you’re not defined by who you are, but what you can do. We celebrate our teams’ uniqueness by offering the below to the Officeworks family:

  • An inclusive, diverse, and supportive environment.
  • Flexible working arrangements to best support your individual needs.
  • A key focus on wellbeing and safety.
  • Generous discounts at Officeworks, Bunnings, Kmart, Target and Catch.
  • Ongoing training and development opportunities to progress your career.
  • Industry leading Growing Families policy and access to Circle In portal for Working Families.


At Officeworks, we operate best when our team represents the communities we serve. We proudly commit to providing a safe and supportive work environment for everyone. We actively encourage applications from all candidates, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTQI+ community and people with disabilities.

Officeworks is a ‘Circle Back Initiative’ employer – we commit to respond to every applicant.