(NV1) Senior Software Developer (Python)

(NV1) Senior Software Developer (Python)

Job Title: (NV1) Senior Software Developer (Python)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2021-11-18 00:00:00
Reference: V-40312
Contact Name: Damien Mackerras
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 19, 2021 10:11

Job Description

Our client is boosting Australia’s cyber defences to ensure our essential networks are even more secure and reliable. The CESAR package ensures we can identify more cyber threats, disrupt more cybercriminals offshore, build more partnerships with industry and government and protect more Australians.

These additional measures will enhance cyber protections for critical infrastructure facilities, strengthen our partnerships with industry and boost the provision of cyber security advice to families, older Australians and small businesses.

You will be leading a growing team delivering to internal and external users with a high degree of autonomy, support and guidance from CESAR Project Managers, applying your knowledge of modern software development practices. There is an expectation that successful candidates will work 5 days per week (estimated 40 hour week). On boarding is in Canberra.

Skills and Knowledge required / Major Responsibilities:

  • Programming Languages
  • Cloud IaaS services,
  • Linux Containers,
  • Networking,
  • System architecture,
  • Linux and Cloud security best practice.
  • Using and implementing modern developer productivity workflows and tools,
  • Python development,
  • Shell scripting, Eg. bash,
  • Deploying code using Linux containers,
  • Developing a system using database or messaging products (such as PostgreSQL or RabbitMQ)

Location of work: Australian Capital Territory

Length of contract: 12 months

Contract extensions: The department may extend for periods up to up to a further 12 months.

Security Requirements: Due to the nature of this role, we require an NV1 clearance level.


How to Apply:

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


Applications open until 2nd December 2021.

Call Damien on 0480 002 455 or 1300 944 936  for any further information.