Services Australia

Development Expert/Senior Development Expert (BB-58350)

Found in: Neuvoo AU

Services Australia is responsible for the delivery of advice and high-quality, accessible social, health and child support services and payments. We deliver a range of health, social and welfare payments and services through Medicare, Centrelink and Child Support.

Services Australia makes government services simple so people can get on with their lives. Our goal is to make it easier to engage with the services that Australians rely on.

To achieve this goal, we are transforming the way we work to deliver a simple, helpful, respectful and transparent experience for customers.

Services Australia is home to one of the largest in-house Information and Communication Technology (ICT) operations in the Southern Hemisphere, Technology Services. 

We provide the technology and expertise to support the Agency’s vision in the provision of government services to Australians. We are responsible for the direct delivery of government services and payments to the Australian public, communities, and business. 

In addition to providing essential services for Australia, we are undertaking a large transformation and modernisation agenda. This is your opportunity to be involved in the delivery of simple, helpful, respectful and transparent solutions for our customers.

About the role:
We are seeking to fill multiple Executive Level 1 Development Expert and Executive Level 2 Senior Development Expert roles across multiple technology platforms and multiple teams who will contribute to the high quality and consistent delivery of our programs of work.

Working as part of a team, you will focus on supporting, enhancing and maintaining applications and frameworks in the software development life cycle. Specifically, you will engage in the design and development of high quality solutions in support of business and technical requirements. You will use your significant knowledge, education and experience to perform, manage and provide leadership for technology solutions and maintain critical systems that allow us to continue to provide essential services to the Australian Public.

Technology platforms.
We are seeking to engage people who have experience in the following technologies and specialisms: SAP ABAP, Fiori, UI5, HANA. 
Please note, applicants without experience in these technologies and specialisms will not be considered.

About you:
These roles are ideally suited to experienced, skilled and confident SAP ABAP, Fiori, UI5, HANA Development Experts who can take technical responsibility across all stages of integration and iterations of software development in a dynamic and diverse work environment working alongside other industry leaders and senior experts.

You will be responsible for delivering complex and challenging portfolios of work, working in partnership with our business teams to delivery cutting edge solutions for Australia.

You will have:
  • Tertiary qualifications in Information Technology, Computer Science, Engineering, STEM or a related discipline.
  • Significant recent experience in development and configuration of the SAP CRM, ECC and/or HANA systems.
  • Recognition at expert level knowledge and experience in one or more identifiable specialisms.
  • Proven experience designing and delivering large or complex system solutions.
  • Proven experience contributing to the delivery of contemporary technology solutions, policies, standards and frameworks.
  • Leadership capability that aspires staff to achieve quality solutions and strategies.
  • The ability to obtain and maintain a security clearance.
  • You will have a passion for contributing to and delivering large, complex and challenging projects. 

    You will be familiar with working in an agile development environment, be inquisitive, resourceful and analytical in your approach and be a strong team contributor.


  • Perform and manage analysis, design, development, prototyping, unit testing and maintenance activities.
  • Solve highly complex problems and deliver high quality solutions.
  • Undertake technical design and development of highly complex custom solutions, and/or standard conversion and migration solutions.
  • Perform high-level analysis of technical requirements to support project evaluation with proposed solutions.
  • Manage the release and ensure go-live production support and maintenance for the team’s developments.
  • Proactively share knowledge and expertise as the subject matter expert, and provide assistance and mentorship to less experienced colleagues.
  • Provide support to development teams to ensure high quality custom solution realisation.
  •  Lead and manage the operations of a team including overseeing work priorities and resource management, performance management, health and wellbeing.

  • Security Clearance level required: Baseline (or ability to obtain and maintain)

    To be eligible for employment with Services Australia, applicants must be an Australian citizen. An applicant’s suitability for employment with the agency will be assessed through a pre-employment screening process. This process includes a requirement for the applicant to undergo and satisfy a national police history check, referee checks and an employment history integrity check and where relevant, a Working with Children and Vulnerable People Check. A health clearance may also need to be completed. Any concerns raised in these checks will be further investigated. If you are currently, or have been, the subject of any disciplinary or Code of Conduct investigation(s) by an employer, you will be required to declare this in your application. 

    Applicants must be willing and eligible to undergo and maintain an Australian Government security clearance to the appropriate level, if applicable to the position. 

    You should be aware that Services Australia employees may be required to undergo ongoing suitability assessments as part of their employment with the agency.

    Should an applicant be found suitable for a role they will be required to provide proof of citizenship and if they have recently received a redundancy benefit, evidence that they have served their exclusion period.

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