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Python Developer

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Tuesday, February 23, 2021

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Geoscience Australia

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$90 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The National Earth and Marine Observations (NEMO) Branch provides national leadership in the definition, acquisition, stewardship and application of satellite remote sensing and seabed data. NEMO’s work is underpinned by world-class expertise in marine, remote sensing and information sciences. Geoscience Australia’s Digital Earth Australia (DEA) program delivers a unique capability to process, interrogate and present Earth observation satellite data to understand what is happening across Australia.

Essential Criteria

  • Have a Tertiary qualification in information technology or equivalent industry experience Proficiency in continuous integration and deployment
  • Excellent at automation scripting using python
  • Excellent at data transformations /extract transform and load (ETL)
  • Demonstrated ability to work proficiently in a Linux-based environment and in a range of computing platforms including AWS
  • Have the ability to work collaboratively and operate effectively in a small team environment that has significant and diverse demands on their time.
  • Demonstrate understanding and experience in modern software development practices such as Dev-Ops and Agile.
  • Strong understanding of software architecture patterns and team development tools and practice

Desired Criteria

Proficiency with technologies such as kubernetes, docker, terraform and airflow

Security Clearance

Australian Police Check

Contract Extensions

Contract extensions available

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