South32 is a new kind of resources company built around a single idea: that in a rapidly-changing world, we have an opportunity to make a difference from the ground up. We are a globally diversified metals and mining company with a portfolio of high quality, well maintained, cash generative assets.

Illawarra Coal is a long term and leading coking coal supplier which operates two underground metallurgical coal mines, two preparation plants and a logistics chain.

The Opportunity

Reporting to Lead Information Technology, the purpose of this role is to ensure that systems and interfaces are fit for purpose and strategically aligned within the South32 environment. You will ensure that systems critical to the business are risk mitigated and appropriate business recovery plans are in place. You will also govern the IT Project Management, System Selection and Organisational Change Management frameworks.

What the Role Entails

Implement, integrate, monitor and maintain asset systems; responsible for functional architecture, system development, configuration, integration and support;
Ensure that systems are stable, reliable, and available to ensure business continuity;
Establish and maintain system governance in accordance with South32 IT policy;
Maintain a high standard of compliance with local and regional business IT strategies;
Establish and maintain strong and proactive working relationships with internal (System Owners) and external (service providers) stakeholders including application vendor management.
About You

As the ideal candidate you will be Degree or Tertiary qualified with extensive experience in Information Technology along with a proven background in IT and delivering applications based projects. You will be able to take a systematic approach to problem solving along with previous team leadership experience. Strong communication and influencing skills, the capability to work in a high-pressure environment, introducing structure and best practice will be your success in this role.

What We Offer You

Offered as a Full Time opportunity working a Day Shift - Monday to Friday roster, you will benefit from a rewarding career path in a company that embraces diversity and collaboration. We offer an attractive remuneration package including performance-based bonus and participation in the Employee Share Plan.


Illawarra Coal operations are located in the southern coalfields of New South Wales, near the city of Wollongong and approximately 75 kilometres south and southwest of Sydney.

South32 embraces diversity and encourages applications from people of all backgrounds.


  • Advanced Diploma of Information Technology
  • Bachelor of Information Technology
  • Telecommunication Specialist - Network and Computer System Specialist
  • Information Technology Specialist
  • Master of Information Technology


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