Configuration Manager

Who We Are:

Telstra is Australia's leading telecommunications and information services company employing over 37,000 staff, being the most well known brand in the technology and communications industry.

We offer a full range of services and compete in all telecommunications markets throughout Australia, providing more than 9.6 million Australian fixed line and 12.2 million mobile services.

Our Vision:

Adding to Telstra's portfolio of well-known Australian organisations, Defence has signed a $1.1 billion agreement with Telstra for the provision of telecommunications services.

The agreement will enable Defence to transform its communications technology including better integrating fixed telecommunications with satellite and tactical networks.

Telstra's aim is to deliver technology that can become the backbone of Australian Defence for the next decade and beyond. The agreement represents the largest customer undertaking in Telstra's history and will support military operations at home and abroad.

We are seeking the most talented people to transform the Defence communication network and take it into another dimension.

The Role:

The Configuration Manager ensures the integrity of the JP2047 solution delivered to Defence by articulating and linking baselines of requirements, designs, implementation and changes.


  • Expert with a range of CM tools used to manage hardware, software, and infrastructure
  • Rational Team Concert and Rational Asset Manager
  • Expert in physical and logical audits
  • Experience with teaching how to use CM tools
  • Knowledge of networking and network devices
  • Knowledge of IT systems, virtualisation, and data centers
  • Expert in project build/test cycle
  • Expert in deployment of systems to production
  • Knowledge of project management planning
  • Experience in initiating and implementing process improvements
  • Previous leadership experience
  • Extensive experience in Configuration Manager role & in large systems integration projects
  • ITIL Foundation
  • PMI or prince2 certification
  • Experience installation and support of configuration management toolset

Candidates must have current Baseline clearance to be considered. This role will require you to hold and maintain an Australian Government NV1 security clearance.

We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce. To enable everyone to participate, we’ve developed an ‘All Roles Flex’ policy to consider flexible ways of working for every role. To learn more, visit our Telstra Careers Website:

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