Senior Software Developer - Back end & Python - 2598


Apply as a Senior Software Developer with expertise in the Back end and Python. And be part of an agile multi disciplinary team who will build a data layer and APIs for data success and business logic for a public web facing system.

The successful Candidate will

  • be accountable of the knowledge transfer to the software team.
  • mentoring APS developers.
  • be tasking the software team with development of components within the solution.


Your main skills and experience

  • in developing complex python systems using tools including pip and pyTest.
  • in designing and implementing a transactional website.
  • using external APIs (and their security models).
  • designing and implementing RESTful APIs (and their security models).
  • in producing detailed design documentation.
  • AWS and serverless.

Nice if you have the following skills/experience

  • delivery responsibility for the full life cycle of a major development effort, familiar with working with UXDs, BAs, architects, testers, deployers to achieve the result.
  • using Swagger/OpenAPI 3.0 to document APIs.
  • in document DBs including DynamoDB, ElasticSearch, GraphDBs.
  • in ‘modern’ authentication, authorisation, audit as would be used for public web sites (OIDC, SAML).
  • using AWS including Lambda, IAM, API gateway.

Other Requirements:

  • Australian Citizen with a baseline security clearance.
  • Able to work full time in Canberra ACT office.
  • Can start employment on or before 30 May 2019.
  • 6 months contract engagement.


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Canberra, ACT

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