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.Net Developer

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Wednesday, October 27, 2021

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Australian Research Council

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$120 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The Software Developer (.Net) role will work within a small flexible team to develop a range of applications to support ICT systems for ARC business applications. The role will encompass all areas of software development including stakeholder engagement, detailed design, user interface design, prototyping, programming, integration, migration and research. Duties and Tasks
•Develop innovative and forward-thinking software solutions using .Net framework, ensuring the solutions comply with information security requirements.
•Provide specialist advice and/or recommendations to internal stakeholders on software solutions.
•Investigate and problem solve production incidents, assess and manage associated risk(s), and develop application fixes in accordance with ARC ICT processes and software frameworks.
•Create and maintain technical program, end user and operational procedures documentation.
•Work effectively in an agile team, and liaise with other technical experts, business areas and clients
•Meeting Quality & Performance standards for written code & team processes.
•Testing, debugging, diagnosing and correcting errors and faults in applications’ programming language with established testing protocols, guidelines and quality standards to ensure programs and applications perform to specification
•Documenting and translating customer business functions and processes Please note: The successful candidate is expected to be predominantly working from the ARC’s Canberra office during their tenure. In special circumstances, such as the covid19 lockdown, they may be required to work from home.

Essential Criteria

1. Tertiary degree or relevant Diploma or Certificate in IT or related field
2. Proven software development experience (minimum 12 months). Please also see "Essential Technical Skills" outlined in the attached selection documentation
3. The ability to quickly understand current agency software programs
4. Excellent communications skills combined with strong analytical, problem solving and documentation skills.

Desired Criteria

Not Applicable for this opportunity

Security Clearance

Currently holds a Commonwealth security clearance to Baseline level or have the ability to obtain and hold a clearance at the Baseline level.

Contract Extensions

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