Senior Application Developer

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: about 1 month ago
Contact: Maria Lastierre
Discipline:
Reference: 261181

Our Federal Government Client is seeking for a Senior Application Developer with experience in overseeing the design and development of new and existing bespoke enterprise software applications. Strong skills in stakeholder engagement and relationship management with business and technical stakeholders and experience in developing clear and comprehensive technical documentation are required.

Job responsibilities

  • Strong skills in C++; Centura; SQL Server; C#, middleware and UI; WCF, WFP; Web services, Windows services; XML; SSL; encryption; signing; Electronic document exchange; DevOps; Azure & cloud technologies.
  • The ability to engage well with stakeholders and develop strong relationships with business and technical stakeholders as required. Work in a collegiate and collaborative and inclusive manner to share knowledge and skills with team members, business peers and management.
  • A strong culture of agile software development and change release activities for developing for medium to complex solutions.
  • The ability to upgrade existing code and provide clear and comprehensive system documentation.
  • The ability to pick up abstract concepts quickly to assist with troubleshooting and problem resolution activities arising from operational incidents.
  • Skills in Azure DevOps; and
  • Professional experience in a similar role preferably in IT/Federal Government is preferred

Essential Criteria

  • Strong skills in C++; Centura; SQL Server; C#, middleware and UI; WCF, WFP; Web services, Windows services; XML; SSL; encryption; signing; Electronic document exchange; DevOps; Azure & cloud technologies.
  • The ability to engage well with stakeholders and develop strong relationships with business and technical stakeholders as required. Work in a collegiate and collaborative and inclusive manner to share knowledge and skills with team members, business peers and management.
  • A strong culture of agile software development and change release activities for developing for medium to complex solutions.
  • The ability to upgrade existing code and provide clear and comprehensive system documentation.
  • The ability to pick up abstract concepts quickly to assist with troubleshooting and problem resolution activities arising from operational incidents.

Desirable Criteria

  • Skills in Azure DevOps
  • Professional experience in a similar role preferably in IT/Federal Government is preferred.

The role has an initial contract until 30 June 2025 with two (2) possible 12-month contract extensions. The services will be performed from the Client's Canberra office. In office and working from home arrangements can be discussed.

Due to security clearance requirements for this role, candidates must be Australian citizens who can obtain Federal Government Security Clearances.

Apply now for immediate consideration - contact Maria Lastierre on 02 6245 1717 quoting Job Reference: # 261181

The closing date for this role is on Wednesday, 20 March, 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.