Senior Software Developer

$125,893 - $168,473 yearly
  • Victoria State Government - Education and Training
  • Melbourne VIC, Australia
  • 13 Sep, 2021
Full time - Fixed Term Information Management

Job Description

Location: Melbourne | CBD

Job type: Full time / 12 months

Organisation: Department of Education and Training

Salary: $125,893 - $168,473

Occupation: IT and Telecommunications

Reference: VG/DET/FPISG/20011582C

If you are an enthusiastic person who is keen to learn new technology, has great application development skills on CRM Platforms and wants to join us on the journey of shaping the future of IMTD platforms, then this role is for you. The Information Management and Technology Division (IMTD) in the Department of Education and Training provides innovative and integrated Information Management and Technology (IMT) for both the corporate areas of the Department and also all government schools in Victoria.

Senior Software Developer | Fixed-Term/Full-Time

An exciting opportunity exists for a 12-month fixed-term Senior Software Developer (VPS6) role in the Applications Development Unit.

The purpose of this role is to execute full software development life cycle within the Salesforce suite of applications.

In this role, you will contribute to the support CRM applications built on the Salesforce platform.

Key Responsibilities include:

  • Accountable for the Salesforce solution from design to ready for business use in production.
  • Establishing and upholding architecture, design and implementation principles including configuration management and coding practices.
  • Collaborate with business stakeholders, architects, developers and functional analysts on functional and technical requirements.
  • Provide estimates for the scope of work, discussing options and recommending solutions.
  • Review code and run initiatives to improve the overall health of the platform.
  • Review Salesforce seasonal releases and identify new features that can be enabled for the business.
  • Coach team members and help build the Salesforce capability.

For more details regarding this position please see attached position description. Candidates are advised that the key selection criteria must be addressed.

Department of Education and Training is committed to diversity. The Department places considerable effort and resources into responding to the needs of staff with a disability. People from disadvantaged groups are encouraged to apply for this position. If you require assistance, with the recruitment process, have accessibility or adjustment requirements, please communicate with the contact person listed on this job advertisement or contact the People Division via email:

Information about the Department of Education and Training's operations and employment conditions can be obtained from the following websites: and

Applications close: 24th September 2021


Not Applicable

School Type


Job Closing Date

24 Sep, 2021