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Mainframe Developer

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Wednesday, September 2, 2020

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Australian Electoral Commission

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$130 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The Australian Electoral Commission (AEC) is an independent statutory authority established by the Australian Government to maintain an impartial and independent electoral system for eligible voters through active electoral roll management, efficient delivery of polling services, and targeted education and public awareness programs. The AEC is committed to the APS values of being impartial, committed to service, accountable, respectful and ethical. The AEC values and commitments are an essential component of our operating environment and frame how AEC staff work. The AEC's focus is on electoral integrity through the values of quality, agility and professionalism.


The Digital Technology and Communication Branch delivers Technology and Communication services to the AEC and is divided into seven groups: IT Executive, IT Solutions, Business Services, Infrastructure, Service Operations, Communications, Information Security ,Governance and Assurance. Technology services are delivered through a select sourcing model, with a mixture of in-house and outsourced resources. The DT&C Branch is committed to building the agency’s information technology capability by providing resilient, modern and secure systems informed by data and insights, and to upskill teams to develop innovative new products and services.

Essential Criteria

  1. Demonstrated ability to develop and maintain high quality, robust and scalable enterprise level software solutions using ADABAS Natural
  2. Detailed knowledge of and experience in the design and development of software solutions
  3. Sound knowledge and experience in successfully managing and delivering results within time constraints and with competing priorities.
  4. Demonstrated personal drive and integrity whilst achieving results within legislative and budget parameters.

Desired Criteria


Security Clearance

Ability to obtain negative vetting level 1 clearance

Contract Extensions


1 x 12 Month

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