Python Job: Senior Software Engineer

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Canberra - Australia

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Our Federal Government Client is seeking a Senior Developer to provide software engineering input and provide key architectural and code input to the enhancement initiatives within the CESAR package. 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 CESAR Project Managers, applying your knowledge of modern software development practices.

The successful candidate 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 * NGINX * Shell scripting, Eg. bash, * Deploying code using Linux containers, * Developing a system using database or messaging products (such as PostgreSQL or RabbitMQ)

Australian Citizenship and a NV1 Security Clearance are essential in order to be considered for this role

Job Type: Fixed term
Contract length: 12 months

Salary: $90.00 – $125.00 per hour


  • Work from home


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate:

  • Canberra ACT: Reliably commute or planning to relocate before starting work (Preferred)

Application Question(s):

  • Are you an Australian Citizen?

Work Authorisation:

  • Australia (Preferred)