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Java Developer

  • Location: Canberra
  • Salary: AU$150000 - AU$180000 per annum per year
  • Job Type:Contract

Posted 19 days ago

  • Sector: JavaScript
  • Contact: Ed Garnsey
  • Duration: 12 months
  • Start Date: ASAP
  • Expiry Date: 12 April 2023
  • Job Ref: JN -122020-454698

Our client is currently looking for a mid-senior level Java Developer to undertake a permanent role at a government supplier based in Canberra.

This role will focus on implementing customer specific requirements by configuring and customizing biometric applications and systems and developing customer specific software components. Work is performed within larger team, distributed across multiple countries.

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Sound experience in software
    • Configuration
    • Installation
    • Customisation
    • Design and/or development.
  • Able to set up and administer Linux servers
  • Sound knowledge of networking and network protocols (HTTP, SSL etc.).
  • Experience with source control and issue tracking tools (e.g. SVN, JIRA).
  • Sound knowledge of scripting languages (shell, JavaScript etc.)
  • Sound knowledge of databases (SQL, Oracle)

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Experience in
    • Maintaining multiple versions of software using SVN
    • Java Enterprise Edition and JBOSS application server
    • Platforms for building enterprise business process applications with custom workflows.
    • Java programming language
    • Data migration principles and ETL
  • Experience in Agile or hybrid delivery methodologies


  • Strong analytical and problem solving skills
  • Self-motivated with attention to detail
  • Good interpersonal skills
  • Ability and willingness to travel
  • Ability to work within highly specialised team environment
  • Due to the nature of business and the clients supported, requirement is for the candidate to have a minimum of Citizenship and be able to apply for and obtain Baseline clearance clearance.