Python Developer

Posted 26 July 2022
SalaryLong term contract + weekly pay
Job type Contract
DisciplineSoftware Development + Testing

Job description

Our Federal Government client is currently seeking multiple Python Developers.

  • 12 month contract + 12 month extension
  • Multiple office locations in major cities around Australia (attendance to the Canberra office required fortnightly)
  • Ability to obtain NV1 clearance - Australian Citizenship required
  • Flexible hourly rate

Required skills

  • Proficient in Python 3
  • Demonstrated experience developing production-level applications through full lifecycle, including design, development, testing and deployment
  • Experience using collaboration tools that include git, issue tracking and wikis (e.g. GitLab, GitHub, Azure DevOps)


  • Python web application framework (e.g. Django, FastAPI, Flask)
  • NoSQL databases (e.g. MongoDB, Elasticsearch, Cassandra)
  • SQL databases (e.g. PostgreSQL, MySQL)
  • Object storage (e.g. S3 API)
  • Message queues/event streaming (e.g. Kafka, Pulsar, RabbitMQ/AMQP)
  • Workflow orchestration (Nifi, Prefect, Airflow)
  • Development and consumption of REST APIs / Micro-service architectures
  • Front-end development (e.g. JavaScript, HTML and CSS)
  • Containerisation technologies (e.g. Docker, Kubernetes)
  • Knowledge and use of CI/CD pipelines (e.g. Git, Ansible)
  • Working with Agile methodologies (e.g. Kanban, Scrum)

Reference: 257594

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact Antonia Levantis on 02 61519211 or email: and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process please contact me on the above contact details.