Join our team

Solution Architect

About us:

Established in 2007, CDC Data Centres is Australia’s leading operator of sovereign, secure, world-class data centre facilities.

Headquartered in Canberra with multiple facilities in the ACT, NSW and New Zealand, CDC’s diversified operations provide secure data centre configurations that support co-location, containerised and hyperscale compute environments with all campuses interconnected with high-speed carrier grade networks.

At CDC we are passionate about creating an inclusive workplace that promotes and values diversity. We believe that everyone’s unique experiences enable us to deliver meaningful benefits for our people, our clients and communities. Our mission is to attract, retain and grow the world’s best data centre team.

Our people are responsive, innovative and trusted in supporting our customers. Together, we configure the landscape to meet the security, reliability, connectivity and sustainability needs for today and tomorrow.

About the Role:

The Solution Architect role is responsible for providing expertise and thought leadership for planning, management, and development of solution architectures for our customer’s and their migration or growth within CDC Data Centres.

This role drives innovation through a deep understanding of our customer’s architecture to deliver business and technology changes.

Other responsibilities include:

  • Development and management of relationships alongside our Sales teams to identify, coordinate, and win business.
  • Design and deliver end to end high-level solutions that derive maximum business benefits while ensuring security, performance, and scalability.
  • Contribution to commercial documentation and negotiations related to product or application assessment, tenders, and commercial agreements.
  • Ensure that solution architecture is designed and in sync with customer business needs whilst mitigating associated Application/Technology risks.
  • Identify, resolve, and manage architecture challenges throughout the provisioning of technical solutions across the organisation aligned with business outcomes.
  • Reviewing 3rd party vendor platform capabilities and how they would integrate into existing platforms.
  • Provide day-to-day technical leadership across permanent and vendor architect resources assigned to the program.

About You:

  • Strong experience in delivering large scale data and intelligence solutions that are customer focused.
  • Strong experience in designing and implementing large scale cloud ecosystems and migration strategies
  • Experience in designing and implementing cloud migration strategies for on premise data and analytical solutions.
  • Highly skilled in communicating across different levels within the organisation, able to explain technical issues and IT solution strategies to stakeholders.
  • 5+ years IT experience across technical sales or solution architecture.
  • Strong industry knowledge and understanding.
  • Strong data analysis and analytical skills.
  • Territory qualifications in business or relevant work experience


Australian citizenship and ability to obtain an NV1 Security Clearance

Application Process

If you are looking for an opportunity to play a vital role in a fast-growing Australian technology company and be part of our amazing team, please email your resume and cover letter to


Apply for this job

    Where your contribution makes a difference.

    CDC is growing and continues to employ, invest in and grow the best talent. Please reach out the HR Team at for more information on the benefits of joining CDC Data Centres.