IT Application Developer

IT Application Developer

Job Title: IT Application Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-02-22
Reference: V-38648
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 23, 2021 10:49

Job Description

The Role:

We are seeking a highly motivated mainframe developer to join the Department for a 12 month contract role.

• Be accountable for the delivery of projects or activities involving the development and/or maintenance of computer applications through Agile methodology and in accordance with Department standards and guidelines

• Actively participate in the development lifecycle, which may include analysis, design, building, testing, documenting, implementation and maintenance

• Work collaboratively with team members, management and internal and external stakeholders on a range of activities

• Take the initiative to undertake problem solving and incident resolution and demonstrate an understanding of change control and release management procedures

• Provide advice and undertake more-complex activities associated with developing and/or supporting computer applications

• Apply technical skills to design, implement and support workable solutions to meet business requirements

• Develop and maintain a network with others internally and externally, build relationships with team members, management and a range of stakeholders

• Research and develop continuous improvement processes to enhance procedures of current and new work practices

• Develop and maintain necessary levels of expertise and take responsibility for sharing knowledge with others


Skills and Experience Required:


• Our Ideal Job Seeker

Will have skills, knowledge and experience in the following:


Essential: COBOL Telon, JCL, ISPF, DB2, CICS, DB2 tools/utilities


Desirable:  C#, REXX, IBM z/OS Debugger, File Manager, Team Foundation Server (TFS) and SCLM, z/OS, ISPF, and AllFusion Gen (formerly Cool:Gen)


Location and Contract Term: Canberra based role. Contract till end of March 2021. 2 x 12 month contract extension options pending budget and delegate approval.


Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply for this role. A baseline security clearance or the ability to obtain and maintain is required.


How to Apply:

Applications close 25 February.,

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Kelly 1300 944 936 for any further information