Java Developer

Java Developer

Job Title: Java Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-06-08
Reference: V-38111
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 09, 2021 11:33

Job Description

Seeking a Java Developer Maintain and develop Java based applications

The Role:
  • Maintain and develop Java based applications
    • Provide technical leadership to Java developers
    • Develop new and update existing system design documentation and unit tests
    • Provide detailed development effort estimates for changes and new components
    • Liaise with business analysts and testers to efficiently deliver high quality work
    • Active and constructive participation with respect to the System Development Life Cycle and Agile development practices and processes
    • Perform code reviews and other quality assurance work
    • Follow departmental frameworks and patterns
    • Manage productive stakeholder relationships and associated risks
    • Contribute towards knowledge transfer of skills and mentor staff as appropriate
    • Work closely with the project technical lead and project manager around identifying and addressing any critical technical issues

Skills and Experience Required
Essential criteria
  • Minimum Baseline Security Clearance
  • Demonstrated ability to develop business solutions through the System Development Life Cycle (SDLC) and Agile development practices and processes to meet the deliverables as a Java Developer.
  • Demonstrated experience in Java programming
  • Two or more years’ recent experience working as a Senior Java Developer
  • Strong Java/J2EE/JEE Design & Development Skills
  • Recent experience in applications development on IBM WebSphere Application Server/Portal Server platforms
  • Experience with Object Oriented concepts
  • Ability to interpret user requirements / user stories and produce code with minimal defects
  • Experience working in an enterprise software development environment and ability to leverage off existing software frameworks and development processes
  • Ability to develop software where users are authenticated and unauthenticated
  • Experience sourcing a range of datasets from an Enterprise Data Warehouse
  • Experience in developing applications that source and display geographic information applications (such as Qlik, GeoServer and Open Layers)
  • Demonstrated interpersonal skills and capacity to communicate effectively
  • Strong oral and written communication skills
  • Demonstrated initiative
  • Knowledge sharing across the team, including documentation
  • Highly motivated and focused on delivering quality outcomes.
Desirable Skills & Experience:

  • Knowledge of and experience with SOAP, XML, EJB 3 & Web Services;
  • Experience working in a small multi-disciplinary team based on an Agile software development methodology;
  • Experience in UX UI practices and standards;
  • Experience in proactively delivering results and driving business change;
  • Inspires leadership through the ability to define and meet the expectations of the role.
  • recent development experience using PrimeFaces UI framework/MyFaces implementation.
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra Based – 12 Month Contract.

Security Clearance:

Must be an Australian Citizen. Baseline Security clearance is required

How to Apply:

Applications close 19 June 2021

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 Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information.