Software Developer

Software Developer

Job Title: Software Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-09-26
Reference: V-39935
Contact Name: Kelly Shockley
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 27, 2021 12:34

Job Description

The Role:

The engaged contractor will be required to design, develop and build a database in Django framework using python language. The contractor will be required to demonstrate a thorough understanding of the software and the ability to create a database with coding for workflows, data inputs and outputs and integration with other systems.

The contractor will be required to create a database over a period of 12 months in work sprints as required. The contractor will be required to work effectively in a small team environments. Provide knowledge/skills transfer to other team members; and record and maintain files/information in accordance with Department requirements.


Skills and Experience Required:


          Python development skills (intermediate – advanced)
  • Django Web Framework development skills (intermediate – advanced)
Highly Desirable

  • PostGRESQL/My SQL skills
  • Well-developed analytical and conceptual skills
  • Experience in bringing projects that scale, and are adaptable to evolving future requirements
  • Ability to mentor junior staff and provide guidance on Python best practice
  • Familiarity with test driven development and standards for the production of robust code
  • Good communication skills and the ability to deal with a diverse range of organisational participants
  • NV1 clearance or the ability to obtain one
  • Ability to work in small team environment
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications or equivalent industry certifications

Location and Contract Term: This is a Canberra based role. 12 month contract with an approx start date of 1 November. 1 x 12 month contract extension option pending budget and delegate approval.

Security Requirements: Applicants must be Australian Citizens to apply. This role requires the successful candidate to be able to obtain and maintain a NV1 security clearance.

How to Apply:

Applications close 7 October.

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