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Associate Squad Lead

  • LocationBrisbane, QLD
  • Work TypeFull time
  • Positions1 Position
  • Applications Close AtClosed 23 days ago
    Published on 21 Oct 2021
  • Job no: K7TDF

Hi, we’re Telstra Purple 👋 People bringing purpose to technology.

We are a Australian owned technology services business, focused on outcome-based, transformative technology solutions. If solving unique problems and having nation changing impact sparks your interest to help change a business, a community or the environment for the better – we should talk 🙌

The Opportunity:

  • Providing strategic, servant leadership to our consulting teams across design, development and data capabilities
  • Advise our workforce planner on sales pipeline health and consider requirements for hiring and capacity planning
  • Review statements of work minimising commercial exposure and summarise any concerns to Squad Lead
  • Drive the squad delivery model from kick-off to end of project retrospectives
  • Continuous improvement and leadership of the squad
  • Organising and running squad events
  • Drive consultant engagement and ensure squad is a great place to work
  • Keep the squad running smoothly by optimising around key metrics such as utilisation, profitability, return on capacity etc.

About you:

  • A passionate servant leader, with the hunger to ensure our digital squad is the best professional services place to work in Queensland
  • Experienced in service delivery having held a delivery-focused role (e.g. Engagement/Delivery Manager or consulting leadership)
  • Experienced in creating and setting up engagements for success
  • Collaborative and able to build and nurture relationships with stakeholders at all levels, including clients and the team
  • Confident in managing complex projects with demanding clients including constraints such as budget, time and scope
  • An effective and authentic communicator, with strong facilitation and presentation skills
  • Highly motivated with excellent follow-through and multi-tasking skills
  • Passionate about technology and the outcomes we can create for our customers

What we offer

  • 15 dedicated days per year, for professional development; meaning you don’t have to use your holiday allowance to upskill + study
  • A Toolkit allowance of $4200, to spend on your personalised toolkit, renewed every 2 years 
  • Access to the $10,000 Short Term Incentive plan
  • 15 days paid personal/carers leave per year
  • 16 weeks paid parental leave for both primary and secondary carers
  • Work-life integration - we understand life happens when you're busy making other plans
  • 20gb Hotspot, to enable you to work from anywhere
  • Work/life enablement; so you can balance work + life’s other responsibilities 
  • An epic (free) Telstra mobile phone plan
  • An extra ‘Purple Day’ per year, for you to take off and spend as you like 
  • Purchased Annual Leave scheme
  • 25% discount on Telstra products and services


Why Telstra Purple

The heart of our business is our people - a uniquely talented community of business minded and tech experts. We recognise that life experiences are varied and complex. We benefit from each person's unique gifts, and push for diversity and inclusivity in all we do. Our people make us a stronger and more purposeful business, where we come to celebrate our shared love of technology. Please see our great benefits attached below.

If this position sounds like you......Hit apply! We'd love to hear about you. 

This role requires the successful candidate to be vaccinated against Covid-19, to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people and customers. However, please speak to us if you have any questions about this based on your individual circumstances.

  • Closed 23 days ago - 05 Nov 2021
  • Published on 21 Oct 2021, 2:23 AM