Jobs/Technical Lead


Technical Lead



Agency / Department

Digital Transformation Agency

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$110 per hour***


Australian Capital Territory


The Digital Transformation Agency (DTA) is seeking responses for a suitably qualified Technical Lead to be involved in a range of software development activities including the management, maintenance, and growth of


Technical support of

Essential Criteria

  • Expert knowledge in building Web services and APIs (REST, XML/JSON, SOAP, XSLT)
  • Experience with Python and one or more of Kotlin, Java
  • Strong foundations in Web Standards and solid experience in JavaScript, HTML, CSS, including SASS, LESS or SCSS
  • 5+ years’ work experience in software development
  • Applied understanding of DevOps principles and practices and able to build, maintain, support, and extend the Continuous Integration and Deployment pipeline in DevOps.
  • Demonstrated experience in solution design and implementation in Cloud environments using Cloud technologies such as AWS, Azure or Google cloud platform
  • Have previous experience in agile and work at pace as part of an agile multi-disciplined team
  • Good knowledge of development and security best practices when delivering ICT solutions Version control (GIT preferred)

Desired Criteria

  • Experience developing single-page applications using either Angular, React or VueJS
  • Open-source software management on Github, including handling support tickets and reviewing pull requests from the open-source community

Security Clearance

Ability to obtain baseline clearance


Two x 6 month extension options

**Please refer to our Terms and Conditions for more information regarding the expected rate



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