Senior Software Engineer


Location: Melbourne

Job Type: Full time


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  • Work in a collaborative and inclusive team environment

It’s more than a career at NAB. It’s about more opportunity, more moments to make a difference and more focus on you.

Your job is just one part of your life. When you bring your ideas, energy, and hunger for growth to us, you’ll be recognised and rewarded for your contribution in return. You’ll have our support to excel for our customers, deliver positive change for our communities and grow your career.

It’s a good time to see what more you can find at NAB as a Senior Software Developer

The role:

An exciting opportunity exists to join NAB within Open Banking.We are looking for an experienced Engineer with a proven track record of running critical shared application platforms in a production cloud environment.

You will be passionate about programming, work to the highest standards and are always interested in learning new things. You need to be analytical and critical in your thinking and able to come up with innovative solutions for challenging, interesting problems. You can work independently front-to-back but are also a strong team player. You feel responsible for your work and “own” the code your write.

We value diversity of thought to achieve our goals, enthusiasm and capability to communicate successfully to colleagues who count on you as a trusted subject matter expert.

The role and Day to day will include :

  • Work with business and technology stakeholders to understand and analyse requirements and metrics to establish realisable specifications
  • Design, build, test and deploy software solutions that meet our goals (including RESTful APIs, containerized & serverless microservices, business logic & data components)
  • Write well-designed, testable clean code and automated tests
  • Continuously improve and enhance and existing software where necessary
  • Working with Security, Architecture and Infrastructure teams to simplify the adoption of cloud & build within enforced guard rails.
  • Analyse production incidents when they occur and help work on fixes to resolve problems
  • Promoting cloud-native architectures, designs and development techniques for new and existing systems.
  • Document and communicate your work throughout the whole SDLC

What you will bring:

  • Highly proficient in software development in (Backend – Microservices and Restful API’s) In Node, Java, Typescript and Python.
  • Container and Serverless based Microservice application development.
  • Design and Architecture experience (Evolutionary, Resilient).
  • Experience with a broad range of AWS Services.
  • Continuous Delivery Engineering - pipeline tooling (Linux, Github, Jenkins, Ansible, Terraform, Chef, Artifactory, SonarQube, Checkmarx, Jira, Confluence,).
  • Tertiary qualification in Software Engineering/Computer Science or equivalent experience.
  • Strong experience with public cloud and certification (AWS, Azure or GCP).

A diverse and inclusive workplace works better for everyone.

At NAB, we are intent on building a culture we can all be proud of. One based on trust and respect. An uplifting environment where every single one of us feels appreciated and empowered to be our true, authentic selves. A diverse and inclusive workplace where our differences are celebrated, and our contributions are valued. It is a huge part of what makes NAB such a special place to be.

More focus on you
We are committed to delivering a positive experience for our colleagues and a workplace you can be proud of. We support our colleagues to balance their careers and personal life through flexible working arrangements such as hybrid working and job sharing and competitive financial and lifestyle benefits. We invest in our colleagues through world class development programs (Distinctive Leadership and Career Qualified in Banking), and empower you to learn, grow and pursue exciting career opportunities. For more information, please click here.

Join nab
If you think this role is the right fit for you, we invite you to apply. If you require any reasonable adjustments to the recruitment process or the role, please let the recruitment consultant know.

Please note candidate screening and interviews may be conducted prior to the closing date of the job advert.

Please note unsolicited CVs from agencies will not be accepted.

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