Software Development Team Lead

Job Title: Software Development Team Lead
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Fortitude Valley, Queensland
Salary: no agency fee
Reference: 206846_1603443315
Contact Name: Elisha Saggar
Contact Email:
Job Published: October 23, 2020 19:55

Job Description

Provide technical leadership, systems analysis, design, development, maintenance & ongoing support for digital applications whilst driving an agile and continuous improvement delivery culture. In this role you will work closely with the Technology Manager Revenue Strategy, Domain Architect (Market/Retail Systems) and IT Business Partner and will collaborate with business stakeholders, the wider IT team and external vendor & partners.

Experience Required:

  • 3+ years' experience in leadership role/s overseeing high performance agile software development and big data teams supporting high availability production systems and data warehouses.
  • 8+ years' experience in software engineering and/or full stack development roles, preferably with deep database knowledge
  • Deep understanding and working knowledge of a variety of Cloud technologies (e.g. Azure and/or AWS tech stack, Snowflake/Redshift or similar, Tableau, Matillion & Boomi) and cloud architectures (E.g. Serverless architectures, Containerisation, Microservice-led architecture.)
  • Demonstrated experience migrating/transitioning legacy technologies and workloads to modern architectures
  • Strong stakeholder management and communication skills including the ability to work collaboratively and translate customer requirements/user stories into a discrete groups of tasks and increments
  • Good understanding of modern OLTP and OLAP databases, data warehousing, data structures and modern data solutions
  • Experience in Azure DevOps (Agile Project Management, Source Code Management and Build/Release Pipelines) and Atlassian products.
  • Broad programming skills and technical knowledge in languages such as Python, SQL, Javascript, HTML5, PHP or similar. As well as the use of various frameworks and CDKs.
  • Strong working experience in Agile/Scrum software delivery methodology.
  • Strong continuous improvement mindset and the ability to influence and grow technology teams' skills and services

Desirable experience:

  • Experience providing technology services within commodity/energy/financial trading and/or utility retail/b2b environments.
  • Experience in implementing CI/CD pipelines and service automation
  • Understanding of both the regulated and unregulated energy markets within Australia.
  • Knowledge of data visualisation tools (Tableau, including Data Prep and Catalog modules) and data science/ML workbenches (Matlab, Azure ML etc)
  • Knowledge of both Salesforce and Oracle services
  • Good understanding of secure coding best practices

Education / Certification:

  • Bachelor of Information Technology/Software Engineering or similar
  • Cloud certifications (Azure, AWS, CompTIA etc) also well regarded

For more information contact Elisha Saggar / Donna Prince at 30037646 and quote the job ref number 206846.