Network Services & Communications Manager

We exist to enrich community experiences. We reimagine destinations of the future, creating places where people love to connect. We do this by creating unique and relevant consumer experiences, delivering compelling value to our retail partners and striving for excellence in everything we do.


The Enterprise Technology team within Vicinity Centres is responsible for delivering core systems, data, connectivity and infrastructure to execute our digital transformation strategy. The team provides critical technology functions, enabling the business to work better, easier and more enjoyable, whilst building on our capability to provide exciting new digital offerings.


We have an exciting opportunity to join this team in a leadership role where you are accountable for Vicinity Centres' Network Services and Communications platform. As the Manager Network Services & Communications, you will you will lead the design, implementation and maintenance of standard to complex solutions to meet the needs of Vicinity Centres and our customers.


Your specialist experience and knowledge in delivering security, network design and network infrastructure solutions will go hand in hand with providing strong technical leadership and architectural guidance to a small team of Network Engineers.  This role is an opportunity for an experienced leader to keep Vicinity on the cutting edge of technology and to help us become a more service oriented network aligned with agile development framework


What will success look like?

  • Technical project leadership and delivery
  • Network and unified communications service delivery
  • Understanding and delivering robust, resilient, scalable network architecture solutions that are highly efficient with resilient design
  • Providing thought leadership on network security
  • Maintaining relationships with multiple technical service providers
  • Maintaining high availability of network and communications infrastructure
  • Delivery of effective IT service mgmt. with strong change mgmt. focus
  • Configuration and security reviews


What will you bring?

You are degree qualified and hold relevant IT experience, preferably in Network Architecture. Additionally you have led IT engineering teams in complex and dynamic environments. 

Along with exceptional communication, analytical and troubleshooting skills, you will be confident in presenting to a diverse audience and speaking publicly. You are an approachable team player with a strong desire to continue learning and expanding your skills in a highly evolving technology focused environment.

Finally, you will be charged with making Vicinity an awesome place to work!


Our values cultivate a culture that encourages our 1300+ team members to be curious, agile, passionate and committed. At Vicinity we embrace difference. We are committed to creating an inclusive work environment that supports diversity and flexibility.


Melbourne, VIC

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