Software Developer - First Nations Delivery Centre

Software Developer - First Nations Delivery Centre2021-08-10T03:09:55-04:00<div> <p><strong><em>This position is exclusive to Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, and is supported by the applicable State rules in regards to special measures and/or exemptions to promote equality.&nbsp;&nbsp;</em></strong></p> <p><strong>Open to all Australian locations/ remote working</strong></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;">Thoughtworks is looking for developers to join its </span><em><span style="font-weight: 300;">First Nations Delivery Centre</span></em><span style="font-weight: 300;"> programme - a new initiative creating tech careers for Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;">ThoughtWorks is a global software consultancy with an aim to create a positive impact on the world through technology. Our community of technologists thinks disruptively to deliver pragmatic solutions for our clients' most complex challenges. We are curious minds who come together as collaborative and inclusive teams to push boundaries, free to be ourselves and make our mark in tech.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;">Our developers have been contributing code to major organisations and open source projects for over 25 years. They’ve also been writing books, speaking at conferences and helping push software development forward, changing companies and even industries along the way.&nbsp;</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;">The First Nations Delivery Centre is a fully-remote, distributed development team staffed at least 50% with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander technologists, that aims to create an inclusive environment to begin and grow new tech careers. The team delivers custom digital solutions for ThoughtWorks clients, while working 100% remote, from anywhere across the country, and with the autonomy to develop their own team and office culture.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;">As consultants, we work with our clients to ensure we’re evolving their technology and empowering adaptive mindsets to meet their business goals. You could influence the digital strategy of a retail giant or build a bold new mobile application for a bank. You will use the latest Lean and Agile thinking, create pragmatic solutions to solve mission-critical problems and challenge yourself every day.</span></p> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;">You’ll spend time on the following:</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">You will champion best practices like writing clean and reusable code using practices like TDD, SOLID principles, OO design, and pair programming</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">You will partner with other technologists from cross-functional teams advocating devops culture</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">You will work in collaborative, product-focused teams to build innovative customer experiences</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Take ownership and accountability beyond individual deliverables, always pushing the envelope in order to deliver awesome results for our clients</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Learn, digest and subsequently apply the latest technology thinking from our tech radar to solve client problems</span></li> </ul> <p><span style="font-weight: 300;">Here’s what we’re looking for:</span></p> <ul> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">As a Graduate: less than 1 year relevant experience as a Developer (and develop your skills at <a href="" target="_blank">Thoughtworks University</a>)</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">As a Consultant: Ideally a couple of years of hands on experience (but if you can learn quickly, experience is not a deal breaker) using two or more development languages (Java, JavaScript, Ruby, C#, etc.) with experience in Object-Oriented programming</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">You can write clean, high-quality code in a variety of languages and are also able to spot (and improve) bad code</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">You’re resilient in ambiguous situations and can approach challenges from multiple perspectives</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">You have experience with Agile, Lean and/or Continuous Delivery approaches such as Continuous Integration, TDD, Infrastructure as Code, etc.</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">Bonus points if you have knowledge of cloud technology such as AWS, Docker or Kubernetes</span></li> <li style="font-weight: 300;"><span style="font-weight: 300;">You’re willing and able to commit to travel to client sites, or Thoughtworks offices,&nbsp; in order to solve their business problems from time to time</span></li> </ul> <p><strong><em>Identity verification may be required in the recruitment process.</em></strong></p> </div> <div> <p class="p1" style="color: white;"><span class="s1">#LI-AUSTRALIA</span></p> <div>&nbsp;</div> </div>ThoughtworksMelbourneAustralia