Software Engineer

  • Job Number: JR-10058906
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: Australia: Flexible
  • Opening date: 23/06/2022 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 30/06/2022 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 1 days time


Being part of Networks & IT means you'll be part of a team that focuses on extending our network superiority to enable the continued execution of our digital strategy.

With us, you'll be working with world-leading technology and change the way we do IT to ensure business needs drive priorities, accelerating our digitisation programme.


As a Software Engineer, you thrive on working with your team to design, build and deliver innovative software products and solutions that delight our customers. You apply broad knowledge in software application layer solutions and the software development lifecycle, to experiment, solve problems and own solutions that transform epics into new product features and capabilities.

Key accountabilities:

  • Design, Develop, Deploy and improve specific technologies and their interaction with Telstra processes and systems as part of Agile teams to deliver products and services to customer business units.
  • Achieve a well-defined, functioning and repeatable set of key technology processes to ensure consistent quality is maintained.
  • Perform application performance, load analysis and capacity planning as required to support the solution
  • Managing/Leading Level 4 support and maintenance for applications in the production and pre-production environments which includes roster work including weekends (with relevant compensation).
  • Project estimation, planning sequencing, dependency management – deep technical input to formal project management processes
  • Review and integrate application requirements, including functional, security, integration, performance, quality, and operations requirements. Review and integrate the technical architecture requirements for the development, execution, and operations environments
  • Contribute to the design of new application features. Ideal candidates will be motivated to challenge proposed designs and suggest alternative solutions to the team.
  • Innovate and contribute to lifting team standards and drive continuous improvement.
  • Communicate with stakeholders as required (eg. during feature delivery, production support)
  • Contribute to best practices in the operation of the team (eg. TDD, coding standards, continuous integration, pair programming, design patterns. code optimisations).


We are looking for someone who has the following skills:

  • At least 3-5 years of experience in all stages of software development lifecycle
  • Backend: J2EE platform, microservices and API development
  • Frontend: Angular, React (nice to have)
  • Specialist in field of web service design and development
  • Experience using software Frameworks, Technologies and Patterns
  • Experience in implementing and using Continuous Integration & Delivery methods
  • Demonstrated experience in Agile methodology
  • Deep appreciation of platform architecture and technology
  • Engaging and influencing internal stakeholders such as operations, architects and various business groups

We fully support flexibility and choice at Telstra and what we offer is as unique as you. Will you choose to work from home, in a Telstra workspace, or on the go? A regional location or the CBD? We want you to work where, when, and how you are most engaged, safe, and productive – wherever in Australia that may be. #WFH #Remote #Flexibility

If this opportunity sounds like a perfect fit for you, we'd encourage you to apply!


We’re committed to building a diverse and inclusive workforce in all its forms. We encourage applicants from diverse gender, cultural and linguistic backgrounds and applicants who may be living with a disability. We also offer flexibility in all our roles, to ensure everyone can participate.

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  • Job Number: JR-10058906
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: Australia: Flexible
  • Opening date: 23/06/2022 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 30/06/2022 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 1 days time