Software Developer

Job Title: Software Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Deakin, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: BBBH43820_1578349104
Contact Name: Ross Webb
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 07, 2020 09:18

Job Description

The Australian Signals Directorate (ASD) are recruiting multiple NV1 Software Developers to help ASD deliver cutting edge capabilities to the Commonwealth through a variety of different programs and projects.

You will be responsible for working responsible for developing moderately complex programs employing an Agile Software Development Methodology (SDM), integrating Commercial Off the Shelf (COTS) and Government Off the Shelf (GOTS) software, documenting technical processes and assisting with testing and deployment.

The role will need intermediate to advanced software development skills and a proven ability to work within an integrated team of technical/non-technical personnel.

  • Candidate must hold an NV1 clearance and be willing to undertake a Psychological Assessment
  • 12 month contract with ongoing 12 month extensions

Major Responsibilities:

  • Develop moderately complex programs using a variety of software languages and frameworks (e.g. Python, Django) and development environments.
  • Deliver scripting using a variety of languages (e.g. JavaScript) and secondary skills (e.g. SQL)
  • Contribute to the delivery of high quality analysis and User Experience outcomes.
  • Adhere to software engineering processes and contribute to software engineering process improvement.
  • Work as a member of an integrated Agile team.
  • Document technical processes.

Skills and Knowledge:

  • Demonstrable experience in development language, preferably Python.
  • Demonstrable experience with web development (Javascript, and Javascript front end frameworks)
  • Knowledge of and /or experience with Red Hat or Linux systems.
  • Demonstrable experience of software deployed on systems such as Docker, Virtualisation, Cloud platforms.

Kinexus are the No. 1 defence recognised supplier with a specialisation in the recruitment of mid to senior level professionals who hold Defence or Federal government clearances across the spectrum of technology platforms. Kinexus are recognised as a top 15 Defence SME in Australia and support various major defence projects.

To apply online, please click on the appropriate link below and attach your resume as a word document. Alternatively, please contact Ross Webb on 02 9492 7530 quoting the Job Title for this position.
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