Senior Software Developer
29th February, 2024

Must be able to obtain Baseline Security clearance.

 

Location of work- ACT, NSW, QLD, VIC

 

The Department is building significant digital capability within the Congestion Busting Program. They seek Javascript Developers to join multi-disciplinary teams to deliver superior agile programming capability implementing Javascript applications with an emphasis on design, optimisation and user experience.

The Department values our developer’s communication skills and their ability to work directly from the problem-statement at-par with the individual’s technical acumen. Our developers are active members of our Product squads/MDT’s, and are deeply involved with problem discovery, liaising with BAs, UX Designers, Solution Architects, User Researchers, Service Designers etc on a daily basis.

  • Design and improve software that meets the user needs prioritised by the team.
  • Write clear, secure and well-tested code that’s easy for others to re-use.
  • Work with other team members to understand what needs to be built.
  • Operate the services developed by the team and identify issues in production.
  • Collaborates with other developers to continually improve the overall quality of the codebase.
  • Create simple solutions that meet user needs with both frontend and backend technologies
  • Deliver and produce a test-driven or behaviour-driven development and continuous integration / continuous delivery cadence

 

Skills & Experience

  • Excellent communication skills, ability to understand business requirements and present solutions to business stakeholders in a non-technical language
  • Strong experience with client-side JavaScript frameworks like React.js and backend JavaScript technologies including Node and Express.js
  • Experience with other JS tools and libraries highly regarded, eg. Webpack, Babel, and Jasmine
  • Strong experience with HTML, CSS and SASS
  • Specific knowledge of common web security issues and how to avoid them
  • Experience developing and iterating software in agile multi-disciplinary teams
  • Strong understanding of common patterns for developing maintainable and scalable web applications
  • Understand how web applications are operated in production (eg. familiarity with platform-as-a-service and building twelve-factor apps)
  • Strong team player
  • Collaborative, curious and helpful
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications

 Selection criteria

1. Excellent communication skills, ability to understand business requirements and present solutions to business stakeholders in a non-technical language

2. Strong experience with client-side JavaScript frameworks like React.js

3. Strong experience with backend JavaScript technologies including Node and Express.js. Strong cloud experience such as Azure or AWS

4. Experience with other JS tools and libraries highly regarded, eg. Webpack, Babel, and Jasmine and strong experience with HTML, CSS and SASS

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