Senior Applications Developer

Posted 04 May 2022
SalaryWFH options & weekly pay
Job type Contract
DisciplineSoftware Development + Testing

Job description

Our Government client is seeking a Senior Applications Developer to design, implement, manage and support high performance, scalable J2EE applications on Linux platforms. This is a contract role for 6 months + 2x 12 month extensions.

WFH options & flexible hours are available. The role is located in the Canberra or Sydney offices, however suitable candidates from interstate will also be considered.

Current Baseline clearance required.


  • Participate in and contribute to Scrum ceremonies, events and artefacts to help continue to build a great development culture and agile program.
  • Contribute to the full Software Lifecycle from requirements elicitation to post-production support. This means each team member has a tight, on-going relationship with product owners, network and database administrators, testers and analysts to maximise delivery of high-quality, high-satisfaction products.
  • Build effective working relationships with product owners across the business and technical domains to provide information, collaborate and promote the benefits of online services.
  • Sustainable development through domain driven design, test driven development, pairing, maintainable code, code reviews, adhering to team conventions and strategies. Improving the automated testing suite, keeping security, accessibility and open standards in mind, and refining the technical implementation.

Key Requirements

  • Strong experience in architecting, implementing and managing high performance scalable J2EE applications on Linux platforms
  • Proficient in:
    • Java
    • Service Oriented Architecture / Web Services - SOAP / REST
    • Web Technologies and frameworks like Bootstrap, Thymeleaf, HTML, CSS, Javascript and JQueryMarkup Languages like XML and JSON
    • Build tools like Maven o An IDE like Intellij
    • Automated testing
    • Unit testing tools like JUnit or Test NG, and unit testing strategies
    • Source control tools such as GitHub
  • Australian Citizenship + baseline clearance

Reference: 256136

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.