Software Developer

Posted 14 November 2023
Salary$0 - $68 per hour
Job type Casual
DisciplineInformation TechnologyManagement

Job description

DFP Recruitment have an opportunity for a Software Developer to join the team within a government department based in Kensington. Role is Full-time on an initial 3 months on assignment with view of extension.

About the role

This role is part of a small team and is key to the business application development which are project based. The role will be expected to modernise existing business applications and develop new applications using Python, Django, JavaScript and PostgreSQL as well as to provide bug fixes on such applications.

• Performs various elements of software, application and database development including development, implementation and support environment;
• Creates a graphical model or a data model of how the Department’s data will be stored;
• Designs and develops a plan for a solution and implements the planned solution;
• Delivers program modules to the required specification within the solution design plan;
• Works closely with key stakeholders during the lifecycle of systems development; and
• Provides reports on system performance and reliability, and will run performance tests, under the direction of the Coordinator, Applications Development, and Integration.
About you
• Essential selection criteria 3+ years working experience in programming using Python, Django, JavaScript and PostgreSQL
• Experience with GIS application development
• Experience with Vue.js JavaScript framework
• Ability in effective documentation to assist ongoing application support.

To Apply

If you meet the above requirements and would like to be considered for this role, please Click “Apply Now” and provide your cv (Word format)

If you would like to find out more information, please contact Heidi-Jane Dye on 9287 9807 or email

DFP welcomes applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people, people with diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disability. In addition, DFP will provide reasonable adjustments for individuals with disability throughout the recruitment process. If you identify as a person with disability and require adjustments to the application, recruitment, selection and/or assessment process, please advise via or 1300 337 000 and indicate your preferred method of communication (email, phone, text) so we can keep in touch and meet your accessibility needs.