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  • Do you have strong experience working with highly scalable cloud based solutions based on Amazon Web Services? Do you want to work with modern languages including Go?
  • Come join the ABC - Australia's independent national broadcaster
  • Salary Negotiable + choice of 15.4% super
  • Convenient CBD location in the heart of Ultimo (near Central Station)
  • Contract Vacancy for Approximately 14 Months

About the ABC

The ABC is the nation's most trusted and independent source of Australian conversations, culture, and stories. With over 4,500 employees from diverse backgrounds, located across over 50 locations around Australia and overseas, the ABC is proud to create, curate and deliver high-quality programming that informs, educates and entertains.

About Digital Network

The Digital Network is the ABC's strategic investment in you, our audience. We are here to design and create enabling technology, so we can bring our content to you in smarter and more personalised ways, delivering you a more cohesive digital experience across different devices.

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About the Role

We are looking for an experienced Senior Developer to develop back-end digital services and platforms for the ABC.

You'll be involved in:

  • Working on new and existing digital services that will support our feature online products such as iView, News and Triple J.
  • Leading the development, maintenance and support of digital products.
  • Analysing, designing and developing complex re-usable code.

About You

A successful Senior Developer will have:

  • Proven software development expertise
  • The ability to lead the development of APIs & services
  • A deep knowledge of server-side development, API design and highly scalable systems
  • Extensive knowledge of at least one of the languages/frameworks used within the ABC today, which include Node.js, Go, PHP, Java and Python
  • A high level of awareness of best practice in the industry
  • Excellent communication, both written and oral

For an overview of the role, please refer to the position description: Senior Developer (APis & Backend Services) PD.pdf

For more information on working at the ABC visit abc.net.au/careers

For further information contact Andrew Carey, Manager API's & Backend Service at carey.andrew@abc.net.au

PLEASE NOTE: Applications will not be accepted by email and must be submitted via the online application portal.

Applications Close: 3 March 2017

Recruitment Agency applications will not be accepted.

The ABC strives for equity and diversity in the workplace, and to promote a culture of opportunity. Through its services the ABC seeks to represent, connect and engage with all of the Australian community. In line with our focus on diversity, applications are strongly encouraged from Indigenous Australians, people from a range of cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people with disabilities.

The ABC also seeks to encourage applicants for a gender-balanced workforce in the Digital Network technologist group.

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