Senior Software Engineer

Job Title: Senior Software Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra CBD, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH43020_1564457937
Contact Name: Danny Fleming
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 30, 2019 13:38

Job Description

Work for a global engineering organisation on a government project in Canberra. You will need an NV1 or above for this position due to the nature of the work. There is a high chance this contract will be extended or transition to permanency in 6 months time.

Core Responsibilities:

  • The Senior Software Engineer is accountable for the design and development of software systems in accordance with the contractual and company requirements in order to achieve the required business performance.
  • Provide technical leadership relevant Software Engineering activities conducted by a software team under the project.
  • As required, manage and track the execution of Software Engineering activities with primary focus on the technical integrity and quality of the CSCI
  • Assist in the establishment of project specific Software Engineering Procedures and Work Instructions.
  • Provide an interface between the relevant Software Engineering teams and Management and Customer representatives.
  • Lead the Identification and resolution of technical issues associated with the execution of Software Engineering activities across the team.
  • Ensure the collection of relevant Software Engineering technical performance measures to ensure accurate tracking of the technical integrity of the software products
  • Responsible for complying with the requirements of the Quality Systems as they relate to your areas of activity.

You will have:

  • Minimum 3-years, Software Engineering or technology degree qualified
  • Significant experience in developing software in a selection of the following technologies: C, C++, C#, Ada software development languages
  • Scripting Languages
  • Software development under the Windows and/or UNIX environments
  • Object Oriented Design principles
  • UML Modelling
  • Structured (Functional) Design principles
  • Has experience in developing designs, participation in design reviews, undertaking typical design analyses and implementation of solutions, its integration, validation and qualification testing
  • A strong understanding of 'Best Practice' Software Engineering methods
  • Experience in the selection and implementation of effective Software Engineering Tools, Infrastructure and Process
  • Ability to provide technical leadership to medium sized Software Engineering teams
  • Ability to ensure the technical integrity and quality of software products
  • Ability to train and mentor engineers through superior team building skills

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To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Danny Fleming on 02 9492 7510 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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