Senior Backend Engineer

Job Title: Senior Backend Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 206128_1600833844
Contact Name: Abegail Baniqued
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 23, 2020 14:04

Job Description

Our client is seeking to hire a Senior Backend Engineer to work on the Fintel Alliance Alerting project. You'll play a key role in designing and building the distributed Alerting Platform software that will host the privacy-preserving algorithms and protocols developed by our data scientists and PET algorithm development team.

The Senior Backend Engineer will be responsible for:

  • Writing robust, performant, production quality code and tests
  • Identifying and applying appropriate design patterns and practices
  • Providing a leading contribution to the design and code review processes
  • Assisting delivery leadership with work planning and estimations
  • Support the testing and deployment of the platform both internally and externally

To be successful in this role you will possess:

  • Excellent software engineering skills, including 10+ years' experience delivering production-grade software in mainstream general-purpose languages such as Scala, Python, Rust, Go or Java
  • Production experience designing and implementing communication-intensive networked systems, including a strong understanding of communication workloads and security in this context

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian Citizens who are able obtain a NV1 Security Clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Abegail Baniqued on 02 9054 0955 quoting Job Reference: 206128

Please note: only candidates that meet the above criteria will be contacted. Thank you for your interest in the position.