DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION POSTS JAN 2021

DEPARTMENT OF WATER AND SANITATION
CLOSING DATE : 29 January 2021

NOTE : Interested applicants must submit their applications for employment to the e-mail
address specified on each post. Applications must be submitted using the newly
implemented Z83 form obtainable on the Department of Water and Sanitations
website, under career opportunities or the DPSA website, under vacancies in the
Public Service (point 4) and should be accompanied by a comprehensive CV as
well as copies of qualifications and Identity document (all documents must be
submitted in one email in a PDF format. The attachment/s, may not exceeding
10mb) Subject title on the email must clearly display the reference number of the
post applied for. Applicants should forward applications to the correct email
address of the post as wrong emailed applications will not be considered. No late,
applications will be accepted. Original/certified copies must be produced by only
shortlisted candidates during the interview date. A SAQA evaluation report must
accompany foreign qualifications. Applications that do not comply with the above
mentioned requirements will not be considered. All shortlisted candidates for SMS
posts will be subjected to a technical and competency assessment. A pre-entry
certificate obtained from the National School of Government (NSG) is required for
all SMS applicants. Candidates will be required to complete a financial disclosure
form and undergo a security clearance. Foreigners or dual citizenship holders must
provide a police clearance certificate from country of origin. The Department of
Water Sanitation is an equal opportunity employer. In the filling of vacant posts, the
objectives of section 195 (1) (i) of the Constitution of South Africa, 1996 (Act No:
108 of 1996), the Employment Equity imperatives as defined by the Employment
Equity Act, 1998 (Act No: 55 of 1998) and relevant Human Resources policies of
the Department will be taken into consideration. Correspondence will be limited to
short-listed candidates only. If you do not hear from us within two (2) months of this
advertisement, please accept that your application has been unsuccessful. The
department reserves the right not to fill these positions. Women and persons with
disabilities are encouraged to apply and preference will be given to the EE Targets.
MANAGEMENT ECHELON

POST 01/22 : SENIOR MANAGER ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE & DATA MANAGEMENT
REF NO: 290121/01
Branch: Corporate Services
Dir Enterprise Architecture & Data Management
SALARY : R1 057 326 per annum (Level 13) (All-inclusive salary package)
CENTRE : Pretoria (Head office)

REQUIREMENTS : A Bachelor’s Degree at NQF level 7 qualification in IT. Five (5) years’ experience
in developing MIS/BI solutions and three (3) years’ experience in data governance
and management and/or five (5) years hands-on experience in the development
and management of Enterprise Architectures based on Togaf framework and three
(3) years’ experience as a solution’s architect. Five (5) years of the above must
have been in the middle / senior managerial level. A pre-entry certificate obtained
from the National School of Government (NSG) is required. Latest TOGAF
certification and relevant data/information management certification is required.
(Attach a copy). Knowledge of business models, operating models, cost-benefit
analysis, budgeting and risk management. Familiarity with information
management practices, system development life cycle management, IT services
management, infrastructure and operations, and TOGAF and COBIT frameworks.
Knowledge of business ecosystems, SaaS, infrastructure as a service (IaaS),
platform as a service (PaaS), SOA, APIs, open data, event-driven IT and analytics.
Exposure and understanding of existing, new and emerging technologies, and
processing environments. Exceptional soft and interpersonal skills, including
teamwork, facilitation and negotiation. Strong leadership skills. Excellent analytical
and technical skills. Excellent written, verbal, communication and presentation
skills. Excellent planning and organizational skills. Knowledge of all components of
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holistic enterprise architecture. Knowledge of business engineering principles and
processes. Familiarity with basic graphical modeling approaches, tools and model
repositories. Knowledge and understanding of operating systems and database.
Knowledge of project management methodologies and processes. Knowledge of
planning tools. Knowledge of business management principles. Knowledge and
understanding of Network connectivity.). Basic Knowledge and understanding of
Human Resource Management, legislation, policies, practices and procedures. Be
computer literate (MS Office). Takes a holistic system perspective. Envisions,
compares and contrasts multiple, potential, long-range and enterprise wide futures.

DUTIES : Lead, develop and manage the EA blueprint based on business strategy and
requirements. Promote the business value of the EA program and its process, and
the results of the EA program to business and IT leaders/executives. Develop and
maintain the overall data architecture strategy, data governance and standards.
Drive the development and deployment of the enterprise’s data and analytics
platform to enable for digital business. Institute a programmatic approach for
enterprise information management to identify, prioritize and execute the data and
analytic initiatives with clear line of sight to enterprise strategies architectures and
business outcomes. Lead transformation engagements with clients to support the
roadmap and business case development for Enterprise Architecture services and
assist the client in architecting next generation platforms including capabilities.
Lead the project management office. Govern, track and measure the extent of
compliance and manage deviations by leading the Enterprise Architecture and
standards committee.

ENQUIRIES : Mr A Kekana Tel No: (012) 336 8701
APPLICATIONS : Head Office (Pretoria): Please email your applications quoting the relevant
reference number to Recruitment@dws.gov.za
FOR ATTENTION : Ms. L Mabole

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