Senior Software Engineer-React (VPSG6)

Job posted: 12/05/2022
Applications close: 15/06/2022 (Midnight)
21 days remaining

21 days remaining

Job Description

Location: Various

Job type: Full time / 12 months

Organisation: Service Victoria

Salary: $125,893 - $168,473

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/1620400

Reference: VG/1620400

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Salary Range: $125,893 - $168,473

Work location: Various

Full time fixed term- 12 months Hybrid working

An exciting opportunity is available for a Software Engineer – React , with Service Victoria. 

Service Victoria is an Administrative Office within the Department of Premier & Cabinet charged with simplifying, improving and modernising essential government transactions and delivering customer service.   

As a Software Engineer, you will be joining a delivery team to provide your React skills to the develop and maintain new and existing products at Service Victoria.  

As a modern, outcomes driven technology organisation, Service Victoria is embracing remote first for all roles. 

Service Victoria is continuing to hire with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually due to COVID-19. All new and existing Service Victoria team members will continue to work from home until it's safe to return to our office. When our office re-opens, this role will have the option to work from the office or remotely from home. 

What a Software Engineer does at Service Victoria: 

  • Helps to plan, design, build and support our products 
  • Contribute to product planning by providing authoritative and pragmatic advice balancing technical excellence, business objectives and quality requirements 
  • Help to develops quality solutions to challenging and complex product requirements. 
  • Contributes to the technology strategy, including design patterns, library re-use, testing and deployment techniques 
  • Review documentation and coding written by other team members, and contribute to technical decisions and business requirements in user stories when appropriate. 
  • Participates in a culture of continual improvement and introspection and strives to constantly improve within the team 
  • Proactively keeps up to date with relevant technology, trends, developments, and advancements 
  • Participates in a 24/7 on-call roster for responding to incidents out of hours (our teams own the software the build and are responsible for supporting its operability) 

On your first day you'll have: 

  • Experience developing applications in the relevant programming languages and operating systems 
  • A passion for keeping up to date with development treads 
  • A keen attention to detail and passion for great user experiences 
  • Excellent analytical and problem-solving skills 
  • Great communication and ability to build effective professional relationships with business team leaders, and team members 
  • Desire to learn from others and constantly improve your craft 
  • A well-developed sense of empathy for your customers, both internal and external 

The closing date for this position is midnight 15 June.

This position is only open to applicants with relevant rights to work in Australia. 

How to apply: Apply before the advertised closing date, all applications should include: 

  • a resume 
  • completed VPS Application Form (attached to the job ad) 


 Other relevant information:

  • Applicants must be an Australian Citizen, Permanent Resident or hold a valid work visa and comply with the 100-point Proof of Identity Check and national police records check
    • Recipients of Victorian Public Service (VPS) voluntary departure packages should note that re-employment restrictions apply
    • Non-VPS applicants will be subject to a probation period
    • All staff must comply with the Code of Conduct for Victorian Public Sector Employees
    • Terms and conditions for department employees are subject to the Victorian Public Service Enterprise Agreement 2020.
    • Under the Pandemic Orders DPC is required to collect, record and hold COVID-19 vaccination information for all employees and contractors who are, or may be, scheduled to work outside of their place of residence.



Senior Software Engineer-React (VPSG6)

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Full time / 12 months

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Senior Software Engineer-React (VPSG6)