Software Developer

Current Vacancies

Software Developer

05 June 2024 |

About the Role

The Software Developer plays an active role in the development and delivery of Penten’s products and projects. Reporting to the Head of Electronic Warfare (EW) Products, this role is responsible for writing succinct, clean, compliant and secure code to create practical solutions for our clients. Specifically, this role will:

  • Work as part of a cross-functional team to develop integrated solutions for our EW product suite and other related projects.
  • Analyse business requirements and write high-quality, secure, testable and maintainable code to deliver optimal solutions.
  • Examine existing systems, identify flaws, and create solutions to improve code quality, expand features, and maintain quality standards and compliance.
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and resolve any issues in development, test and production environments and processes.
  • Write comprehensive documentation to facilitate seamless deployment and ongoing support of software solutions.

Skills & Experience

Proficiency with at least one systems programming language (e.g. C, Rust), one scripting language (e.g. Python) and/or front end web languages (e.g. JavaScript, Typescript).

  • Demonstrated experience with front end web development frameworks (e.g. Angular or Vue).
  • Ability to clearly communicate highly technical and complex concepts to technical and non-technical people.
  • Strong organisational and time management skills with the ability to prioritise and work on multiple projects concurrently.
  • Critical thinking and ability to learn new concepts and analyse and solve complex issues across various programming languages and platforms.

Qualifications and Eligibility Criteria

To be eligible for this position you must:

  • Have tertiary qualifications in Information Technology, Software Development, Computer Science, Engineering or similar (or equivalent industry experience); and
  • Be an Australian citizen; and
  • Hold an AGSVA NV1 clearance or higher (or be eligible and willing to undergo the process)

Be Your Best You at Penten

Penten is a proud equal employment workplace committed to fostering a diverse, equitable and inclusive environment, reflective of the community in which we live, work and play. Penten’s focus on inclusion, well-being and flexible working arrangements means everyone, regardless of their background, can be their best both inside and outside the office.

As a national leader in cyber technology, we believe diversity of experience, identity, background, perspective and expression is key to building the best team, products and company. It’s the actions we take everyday that make the difference and we are continuously working on increasing diversity, inclusivity and belonging in all areas of our business.

How to Apply

To help us achieve our mission to protect those who protect us, click on the ‘Apply Now‘ button below. So that we can assess your suitability, please provide the following:

  • Resume
  • Cover letter
  • Clearly outline your Australian citizenship

Please note this position requires you to be an Australian Citizen with a government security clearance at the NV1 level or higher.

Should you require any adjustments throughout the recruitment process, please let us know by emailing for a confidential discussion.

Apply now View other open positions

Apply for vacancy

    This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.