Software Development Lead

Job Title: Software Development Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Northern Suburbs Perth, Western Australia
Salary: AU$160000 - AU$164000 per annum
Reference: 209656_1613111657
Contact Name: Lisa Williams
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 12, 2021 17:34

Job Description

Software Development Lead

  • Work for a global employer on an exciting automation project
  • Permanent position leading an agile team of developers
  • Must have experience in SaaS, API and DevOps practices

About the Company

Our client is a market leader in developing products and offering technology solutions specialising in the Mining and Resources industry.

About the Role

A fantastic permanent opportunity has arisen for a Software Development Lead to join during this exciting time to lead a high performing team consisting 5 software and data engineers. You will be working to build software in line with architecture practices across the wider organisation. This is a role that would suit someone seeking to take on a senior role in addition to developing unique, high quality full stack applications.


  • Analyse the current business strategy, applications and software and identify technical areas for improvement
  • Develop functionalities for existing and new applications and make modifications to improve quality and support infrastructure to meet end user and business needs
  • Contribute to organisational road maps to facilitate application software development and ensure the development work is prioritised in line with business requirements.
  • Develop high-quality, production ready software and code
  • Work closely with Product owners, Technical leads, Solution Architects and fellow UX specialists to contribute to determining technical solutions
  • Write unit and integration tests in collaboration with the testing team
  • Run and contribute to Agile ceremonies including development estimation, prioritisation, and the demonstration of work
  • Be the point of contact for reporting team members, including providing regular feedback, progress updates, and identifying potential setbacks and obstacles and working through them to achieve desired outcomes
  • Document software to the expected standard
  • Ensure code is peer reviewed, validated and fit for purpose
  • Assist with investigations and root cause analysis and rectify latent issues with code quality

Skills & experience

  • Appropriate tertiary qualification in Information Systems, Computer Science, Software engineering or related discipline
  • Demonstrated experience within a technical development across full application stack
  • Demonstrated experience with the following technologies: Restful API, Open API, API Management, .net core or Java spring frameworks, Azure or AWS
  • Detailed knowledge of API security standards, including automated API testing
  • Experience working on SaaS platforms and cloud based technologies
  • Experience using Scrum or DevOps based methodologies
  • Experience in Mining industry (Desirable)
  • Certification in Microsoft Azure (Desirable)

How to Apply

If you are interested and possess the right experience, please apply now via the link below to be considered.

Contact: Lisa Williams - (08) 9423 1400 - (Job reference: 209656)