Senior Java Developer

Job Title: Senior Java Developer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: CR/005890_1626150084
Contact Name: Sinthu Thomas
Contact Email:
Job Published: July 13, 2021 16:21

Job Description

  • Immediate start | Canberra Location
  • Initials contract for 12 months with potential extensions
  • Australian Citizenship required

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.

The Role:

FinXL are looking to engage a Senior Java Developer to drive the design and development of high-quality solutions in support of business and technical requirements.

The key responsibilities include:

  • Translate technical and market trends into development strategy
  • Accountable for the analysis, design, development, prototyping, unit testing and maintenance activities
  • Ensure compliance with endorsed software development methodologies
  • Implement methodology, manage and lead change and actively contribute to the agency's strategic direction
  • Develop strategy to ensure high code quality and long-term maintenance of a product's code base
  • Ensure the maintenance and enhancement of existing systems
  • Ensure development productivity and excellence in quality
  • Conduct impact analysis, evaluate, and report on technical feasibility and risks for development projects
  • Proactively share knowledge and expertise as the subject matter expert, and provide assistance and mentorship to less experienced colleagues oversee operations of teams, including providing a clear sense of direction, setting work priorities and managing resources
  • Provide direction and support to development teams to ensure high quality solution realisation
  • Develop staff capability through coaching, mentoring and succession planning
  • Resolve very complex, sensitive and/or escalated technical issues
  • Oversee, review and advise on a range of written material which may include technical and corporate documentation
  • Negotiate, engage and manage relationships internal and external to the agency to build service delivery capability
  • Attend interagency meetings and forums to influence business outcomes and share information
  • Set direction by contributing to local business plans and ICT strategies
  • Oversee team contribution to cost analysis activities
  • Proactively drive continuous improvement in area of responsibility
  • Exercise delegation in accordance with legislation and guidelines

The role requires you to have:

  • Demonstrated experience of using Java/JEE technologies for at least 5+ years.
  • Demonstrated experience of delivering end to end solution and leading team of developers in large/complex ICT environment.
  • Ability to analyse complex systems, understand architecture and produce high level designs and solution documents.
  • Sound understanding of different design patterns and hands on experience delivering high performance solutions using Java EE, web services and relational database.
  • Experience with JPA, Hibernate and Spring to implement high performance solutions.
  • Understanding of DevOps lifecycle and hands on experience using Git, CI/CD pipeline.
  • Understanding of different design patterns and hands on experience delivering solutions using Angular, Node/NestJs, GraphQL and RESTful services

FinXL fosters a high-performing, inclusive workplace built on a foundation of excellence, respect and dignity. We take corporate social responsibility seriously through our ongoing activities with communities and staff involvement in these efforts. We are committed to environmentally friendly practices in both our own operations and our work with clients.

To be considered please send applications or contact Sinthu on 02 6243 6415 to discuss further.

FinXL does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.

FinXL encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.