Job Details
  • Reference394513A_1656023953
  • LocationCanberra
  • Job TypeContract
  • Posted9 days ago
  • ConsultantAshleigh Blair-Heykamp

As one of the Australia's largest providers of human resources solutions, Chandler Macleod has a proven track record of unleashing potential in people and companies. For over 40 years Chandler Macleod's recruitment business has connected leading-edge projects and employers with outstanding business professionals.

Our Federal Government client is seeking to engage a Product Manager - Ecosystem Integration on a contract for 12 months with potential extension.

About the Role

Within the program, the Ecosystems Integration team is setting out the strategy and digital foundations to closer integrate the department's regulatory systems with the existing and emerging technology in use by the agriculture industry. This includes:

  • establishing the standards, patterns, and governance for our APIs
  • delivering a new platform for developers to register for and learn about our APIs
  • identifying and progressing high-value integration use cases with industry

To date, we have made significant progress on these objectives, but we now seek a Product Manager to lead and grow this established team. The main responsibilities of this role are:

  • to provide day-to-day leadership of the multi-disciplinary product team
  • to ensure the strategy and products meet user needs
  • to grow and iterate our strategy for ecosystem integration
  • to represent the product team to digital and regulatory colleagues in the department
  • to maintain good relationships with industry leaders in the agriculture ecosystem
  • to focus the team on the highest priority work items over multiple sprints and quarters

We're looking for a candidate who:

  • has a track record of delivering technology products in large organisations
  • understands what makes for a great developer experience for external users
  • brings strong technical knowledge of APIs and software integration patterns
  • has experience leading multi-disciplinary teams that follow agile and user-centred design practices
  • can write clearly, and explain technical concepts to non-technical people

We would highly value:

  • knowledge, experience of, and relationships with the agriculture technology industry
  • delivery of technology to support regulatory decision-making processes
  • experience delivering to the Australian Government Digital Service Standard

If you feel you are a suitable candidate submit your application by hitting "Apply for this job". Alternatively, you can call Ashleigh Blair-Heykamp on 02 6268 9934 or email for further discussion.