Software Developer

Location Canberra
Discipline Information Technology
Job reference 159957
Salary Negotiable
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Our federal government client is seeking Javascript Developers to join multi-disciplinary teams to deliver superior agile programming capability implementing Javascript applications with an emphasis on design, optimisation and user experience.

Key Deliverables:

  • Design and improve software that meets the user needs prioritised by the team.
  • Write clear, secure and well-tested code that's easy for others to re-use.
  • Work with other team members to understand what needs to be built.
  • Operate the services developed by the team and identify issues in production.
  • Collaborates with other developers to continually improve the overall quality of the codebase.
  • Create simple solutions that meet user needs with both frontend and backend technologies
  • Deliver and produce a test-driven or behaviour-driven development and continuous integration / continuous delivery cadence

Skills and Experience:

  • Exceptional development capability writing test-driven frontend and backend code in JavaScript
  • Strong experience with client-side JavaScript frameworks like React.js
  • Strong experience with backend JavaScript technologies including Node and Express.js
  • Experience with other JS tools and libraries highly regarded, eg. Webpack, Babel, and Jasmine
  • Strong experience with HTML, CSS and SASS
  • Specific knowledge of common web security issues and how to avoid them
  • Experience developing and iterating software in agile multi-disciplinary teams
  • Ability to explain technical concepts to non-technical people
  • Strong understanding of common patterns for developing maintainable and scalable web applications
  • Understand how web applications are operated in production (eg. familiarity with platform-as-a-service and building twelve-factor apps)
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Strong team player
  • Collaborative, curious and helpful
  • Relevant tertiary qualifications

Must have a current Baseline clearance

Location of work: Canberra

Long contract opportunity

Kanak Savtale
Technology & Digital
Recruitment Consultant

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