Senior Software Engineer

Location:: Canberra
Sectors: ICT
Employment type: RFQ
Salary: Negotiable
Contact name: Danny Fleming

Contact email:
Job reference: BBBH701_1654220309
Published: 22 days ago
Startdate: August 2022

Cleared are supporting a government agency specialising in cyber security operations. The agency is looking to engage a Senior Software Engineer for a 12 month contract, with a 12 month extension.

The Role:

You will provide software engineering input and provide key architectural and code input. The position requires a fundamental understanding of internet services, networking, and modern software development best practices. You will be leading a growing agile team delivering to internal and external users with a high degree of autonomy, support and guidance from Project Managers, applying your knowledge of modern software development practices.

The Senior Software Engineer will possess broad knowledge in:

  • Programming Languages
  • Cloud IaaS services,
  • Linux Containers,
  • Networking,
  • System architecture,
  • Linux and Cloud security best practice. The person will possess skills in:
  • Using and implementing modern developer productivity workflows and tools,
  • Python development,
  • .NET Core 3.1 (C#);
  • Secure Coding Practices
  • Unit Test and Mocking Frameworks
  • Linux Development and Deployment (Ubuntu, AWS Linux 2)
  • GIT source control
  • AWS DevOps Tools for Automated Build and Deploy
  • Lucene Indexing
  • AWS (IAAS) Design/Administration (EC2)
  • AWS PrivateLink
  • Ansible Scripting
  • x.509 Certificate Management
  • Shell scripting, Eg. bash,
  • Deploying code using Linux containers,
  • Developing a system using database or messaging products (such as PostgreSQL or RabbitMQ)

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