Java Developer

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Carissa Burgos
Reference: 260119

Our Federal Government client is seeking a Java Developer!

This is a contract role (up to 30 June 2024, with a potential 6-month extension), located in Canberra. Remote work arrangements can be discussed with the specified personnel's manager upon commencement, and a Working from Home Agreement must be formalised.

As the selected Java Developer, you will:

  • Collaborate with a small, Agile team to develop business solutions using the SDLC framework.
  • Provide technical leadership and guidance throughout the development lifecycle.
  • Drive innovation by staying current with industry trends and best practices.
  • Partner with business stakeholders in co-design, co-build, and co-deliver phases for front-end applications.
  • Effectively communicate with team members and stakeholders.
  • Deliver quality work within defined timelines and meet agreed-upon standards.

To be successful in this role, you should have:

  • Proven ability to develop business solutions through the SDLC and Agile methodologies.
  • Experience working in a small, Agile development team.
  • Strong Java programming skills,including:
    • Interpreting user requirements and producing high-quality code.
    • Familiarity with enterprise software development and existing frameworks (GIT, Azure Dev Ops, IBM WebSphere/Portal Server, PrimeFaces, MyFaces).
    • Experience developing software for authenticated and unauthenticated users (MyGov, VANguard FAS).
    • Expertise in IntelliJ and Maven build tools.
    • Experience with SOAP, XML, EJB 3, Web Services/RESTful APIs.
    • Proficient in Java/J2EE/JEE design and development.
    • Exposure to and familiarity with writing JUnit test cases.
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills.
  • Demonstrated initiative and focus on quality.
  • Experience working in a project team delivering outcomes within timelines and standards.
  • Relevant Java Developer qualifications and/or certifications.

It is desirable if you have:

  • Experience with UX/UI practices and standards.
  • Experience with the Vue framework.

Due to security clearance requirements, candidates must be Australian citizens with an existing Baseline security clearance.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Carissa Burgos on 02 6268 9778 quoting Job Reference: # 260119.

Expression of Interest for other Java Developer roles will remain open until 15 February 2024.

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

Diversity and inclusion are strongly supported at Peoplebank. People of all nationalities, gender identities, and cultural backgrounds, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander Peoples, are encouraged to apply.