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System Architect

Information & Comm Tech
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About the role:

As a Systems Architect, you will play a key role in the Agile Release Train (ART) in ACCs adoption of the Scaled Agile Framework (SAFe). The SysArch describes the solution intent, determines the primary components and subsystems, identifies interfaces and highlights technical challenges. The role defines Non-Functional Requirements (NFRs) and guides Enablers through Program planning and delivery. They work closely with the Release Train Engineer (RTE) and the Product Manager, customers and suppliers to ensure the solution is fit for purpose.

This role will be working within our NTK (Ngā Tapuwae Kōrero) ART. The NTK ART has a focus on driving better business customer outcomes, by improving our business customer management system, which enables us to provide more digital services for our business customers.


What we are looking for from you to be successful in this role:

  • You’re someone who can collaborate with ACC Enterprise and Domain Architects in identifying and defining Features and Enablers.
  • You’ll contribute to pre-Programme Increment Planning (PIP) and the PIP sessions themselves by leading architecture discussions.
  • Proven experience of working within a SAFe ART.
  • Strong interpersonal, communication and conflict resolution skills with the ability to build strong relationships with a wide range of stakeholders
  • Ability to produce well-structured and easily understood documentation and make persuasive presentations that can be understood by senior management, peers and customers.
  • Proven experience in the delivery of complex architectures with an appreciation of the working components within the business, applications and technology domains.
  • Sound understanding of architectural principles, practices and processes as applied in the delivery of fit for purpose enterprise solutions.


Working at ACC:

With ACC, you’ll be supporting people in Aotearoa to stay safe by minimising the incidence and impact of injury, as well as helping them recover from injury if an accident does happen.  Join us - an organisation that grew out of bold thinking and has an enduring commitment to care for others at work, home and play.


We know that a diverse and inclusive team helps us meet the needs of our customers, and we welcome candidates from every ethnicity, national origin, gender identity, age, and those with a disability or who have additional mental health needs. It is important to us that people are free to be themselves at work. Here are some ways we encourage that:

  • Employee networks to support our colleagues from diverse backgrounds.
  • The option to explore flexible working that suits your needs and ours.
  • Development opportunities in te reo Māori me ngā tikanga.


To view the position description please click System Architect


Applications will only be accepted when formally submitted through our ACC Career Website.  If you have any questions about the role, please contact Emma on emma.hodgson@acc.co.nz


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