Java Developer

Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Job Type: Temporary
Specialisation: Developers/Programmers
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: CR/007079_1631083080
Contact: Alister Pardew
Email: email Alister

Our Federal Government client is seeking the services of an experienced Java Developer on a initial 12 month contract. The Agency is a small to medium-sized government business enterprise (GBE) with approximately 500 staff across 19 offices around Australia, including three contact centres, located in three states. The Business Solutions and Technology (BS&T) team operates from the Agency's head office in Canberra.

This position reports to the Architecture and Development Lead within Business Solutions and Technology (BS&T) team.

BS&T are responsible for all software related business analysis, business solutions, in-house software development, telephony, IT Services and Infrastructure. The Agency has a comprised mixture of Java and .NET developers. We deliver business as usual activities and innovation driven initiatives that provide efficiency's to the broader organisation and its IT road-map.

Responsibilities will include:

  • The analysing of/and documenting business requirements
  • Designing, coding, development, and unit testing of software
  • Resolving production issues
  • Conforming to defined software engineering and configuration management practices
  • Contributing to ongoing process improvement activities.

To be successful in this role you will have highly developed software development skills across a range of technologies including; Java 1.8, JEE, Spring Framework (spring MVC, IoC, AOP, Security), Web Services (SOAP and REST) and Hibernate.

Main Duties

  • Ability to design, write, test and maintain the Agency's software to meet the application needs of the end-users
  • Ability to analyse, review and develop code components of The Agency's software and provide advice to the Business Solutions and Technology team
  • Ability to prepare technical documentation that communicates system proposals and implementation details
  • Ability to work with stakeholders and end-users to determine and document requirements for applications
  • Ability to contribute to the maintenance, enhancement of existing software applications and delivery of new software applications
  • Ability to contribute to the ongoing architecture of enterprise business systems delivery in the Agency.

Security Clearance and Citizenship

Candidates must be Australian Citizens and have a minimum Baseline security clearance or be in the process of obtaining one.

Next steps

Roll your mouse over to that Apply Now button if you think your skills and experience fit the bill for this role. Submitted CVs must be in Word. Call Alister on 02 6243 6400 if you wish to discuss the role.