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Work type: Max term - Full Time
Location: Melbourne
Categories: Information Technology

  • 12 Months Fixed term contract based in Melbourne-CBD
  • Be part of a major systems overhaul whilst implementing new technologies
  • Growing business with abundant development and career opportunities

Alinta Energy is a fast-growing Australian energy generator and retailer with an owned and contracted generation portfolio of around 3,000MW and over one million combined electricity and gas retail customers in Australia. We employ over 700 people throughout operations across five of Australia’s six states as well as New Zealand. With a decades-long history in Australia, we’re proud to be able to deliver an essential service to our customers.

About Role:

It’s an exciting time to join Alinta Energy as we undergo a large Enterprise IT transformation. We are looking for an experienced Backend Developer to join our dynamic IT team.  Reporting to the Project Manager, the primary objective of the role is to develop, deliver and support solutions aligned with the Retail Transformation architecture and development practices within an Agile delivery team.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Supporting the Retail business product owners in delivering the required solutions
  • Supporting and guiding the product owners through the Retail Transformation delivery process
  • Supporting the solution team to break down ideas into work items that can easily be understood by product owners and developers, where required
  • Working as an active participant in an Agile delivery team
  • Ensuring that the architecture of the Core (CIS) platform is followed
  • Contributing to the continuous evolution of the Core (CIS) platform architecture in line with current technology and architectural patterns

To be successful you will have:

  • 3+ years Java experience, with exposure to Java 8+
  • Exposure to Node.js
  • Proficient with Git
  • Experience with RESTful JSON interfaces
  • Familiar with Agile development methodologies
  • Proficient with SQL language (MSSQL / MySQL)

Desirable skills

  • Experience with AWS, its services and containerized service provisioning
  • Ansible and Cloud Formation Infrastructure scripting
  • Proficient in client-side scripting and associated technologies including; SCSS, HTML5, JavaScript, Typescript, Observables, Angular CLI
  • Understanding and experience working in the energy industry

You'll have a good understanding in the web development life-cycle and will assist the team on projects from ideation through to delivery. You'll also have a keen thirst to be constantly learning about new technology.

It’s an exciting time to join Alinta, we are growing fast and need people who want to grow with us!

Let's spread the positive energy together…

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