Technical Lead

Location: Canberra
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 21 days ago
Contact: Maria Lastierre
Discipline:
Reference: 261558

Our Federal Government Client is looking for a Technical Lead. They seek Technical Leads to work across multi-disciplinary teams to help them drive leading practice engineering capability.

The Technical Lead will:

  • form and share the technology vision for the current and future products within an Export service line
  • provide day-to-day technical leadership to developers working within product teams
  • be responsible for identifying and co-ordinating technical dependencies between product teams inside export multi-disciplinary teams and dependencies on other teams
  • be responsible for the technical quality of the digital products and services within Export teams, including security and accessibility
  • works closely with the Architecture lead and other technical leads across each area of the program.

Skills & Experience

  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of modern JavaScript web application frameworks and libraries
  • Worked in a team providing technical guidance to vendors implementing COTS products, ensuring alignment to requirements.
  • Strong conceptual understanding of event driven and domain driven design
  • Good understanding of operating software on cloud infrastructure (eg. familiarity with platform-as-a-service and building twelve-factor apps). Experience with Microsoft Azure highly desirable.
  • Excellent communication skills both written and verbal
  • Demonstrated knowledge of common web security issues and how to avoid them
  • Strong background working in agile, multi-disciplinary teams in a large-scale digital organisation.
  • Ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical people
  • Strong understanding of common patterns for developing maintainable and scalable web applications
  • Collaborative, curious and helpful

Essential Criteria:

  • Demonstrate a strong understanding of modern JavaScript web application frameworks and libraries
  • Good understanding of operating software on cloud infrastructure (eg. familiarity with platform-as-a-service and building twelve-factor apps). Experience with Microsoft Azure highly desirable.
  • Strong background working in agile, multi-disciplinary teams in a large-scale digital organisation.
  • Demonstrated experience in assisting teams in implementing COTS product within an environment.
  • Strong understanding of common patterns for developing secure, maintainable and scalable web applications

The role has an initial 12-month contract with a possible 12-month contract extension. The work can be done at the Client's offices in ACT, NSW, QLD, and VIC. In office and working from home arrangements can also 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: # 261558

The closing date for this role is on Friday, 05 April, 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.