JOB

Frontend Developer

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Saturday, March 6, 2021

Australian Capital Territory

Agency / Department

Digital Transformation Agency

Experience Level

Senior

Employment Type

Contract

Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$110 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

 

The Digital Delivery division of the DTA is responsible for a range of platforms and tools, ranging from myGov to the Australian Government Design System.

Our frontend developers will need to help the team build a range of UI components and patterns for inclusion in the Australian Government Design System. They will also help converge design systems from existing government platforms with the Australian Government Design System to align our flagship projects.

Essential Criteria

  • Experience following a technical brief and evidence-based design principles.
  • Demonstrated skills and knowledge in the production of semantic HTML5, web accessibility fundamentals, CSS, SASS/SCSS and Javascript components in a React framework using NodeJS build processes.
  • Experience providing version control using Git and GitHub and publishing and consuming NPM packages.
  • Demonstrated ability to engage with stakeholders, communicate to a range of audiences and maintain a positive outlook and respond well to feedback.

Desired Criteria

  • Demonstrated experience to solve problems for design constraints that result from delivering a final product for a wide range of users with different needs.
  • Motivation to improve the experience of people accessing Australian Government services by contributing to the Australian Government Design System.

Security Clearance

Ability to obtain baseline clearance

Contract Extensions

One x 6 month extension option