Full Stack Developer

Newtown, Sydney NSW

About Us

The Shepherd Centre (TSC) is a highly regarded not-for-profit, providing specialised programs for children with hearing loss and their families. Our programs meet the needs of children of all ages; from our world-leading early intervention program for babies and toddlers, through to our mentoring program ‘Hear for You’ for school-aged children and teenagers. We have been empowering generations of children with hearing loss to listen, speak and have a voice for over 50 years, creating a world of choice and amplifying possibility. 

TSC currently supports over 800 families all over Australia, providing in-person and online support from 10 locations across NSW, ACT, Queensland and Tasmania and through telehealth for rural and regional areas. 

Our global platform, HearHub, supports health professionals working with children with hearing loss all over the world. Still in its scale-up phase, HearHub is a critical application for TSC and has clients in more than five countries so far. The impact that HearHub has on improving clinical services and informing both families and clinicians is presented at international conferences and academic papers. It is recognised by the Australian federal government, nominated for industry awards and is promoted by prominent specialists. Our resources have been translated into four languages with another five planned.

About the role

We are improving and growing the HearHub platform with technology, process and product enhancements, to deliver increased value to the end users and improve the outcomes for children with hearing loss.

The HearHub team is now looking for a full-stack developer on a 12-month fixed term contract, with potential for extension, to drive product enhancements and new feature delivery from conceptualization through to production deployment, in an iterative manner in both front and back-end components.

You will work with other stakeholders and participants to successfully deliver features and fixes by contributing to feature and story discussions, working with others on technical and non-technical designs, and delivering high quality outcomes for the product and its users.
You will grow with the business as we define new service offerings and better ways to serve our customer’s needs. 

Why join The Shepherd Centre?

We don’t just profess our values, we truly practice them through the work that each and every one of us performs each day. We act and communicate with Compassion and Integrity in everything we do. We strive to Empower everyone we meet – our children, families and stakeholders. We foster Innovation – committed to finding better ways of doing things, through evidence-based practice. And finally, we support our people to be Courageous and harness their Creativity to unlock potential, enable progress and create new opportunities.

We support our people to have a great work-life balance and offer competitive benefits including:

  • Competitive salary with not-for-profit salary packaging – claim up to $15,900 of your salary tax free per year + meal entertainment expenses up to $2,650 per year
  • Flexible work hours, including options to work some days from home/remotely
  • Option to work a 9 day fortnight, with 1 day off per fortnight
  • A supportive and collaborative work environment
  • A family friendly and professional company culture
  • Perks such as discounts, software licences and referral programs
  • Free confidential access to Employee Assistance Program

Essential Criteria:

  • Demonstrated experience in software development as a full-stack developer 
  • Experience with:
    • Angular 15 or higher and .Net 7 or later
    • JSON/Rest APIs and token authentication
    • Dynamics 365 Sales, SharePoint, Azure and Azure CICD
    • Microsoft Power Platform – Power BI, Power Apps and Power Automate 
    • JavaScript, TypeScript, HTML, CSS, SQL 
    • Scrum and agile methodologies
  • Demonstrated ability to learn new products and technologies 
  • Ability to scope out and develop solutions  
  • Willingness to obtain a Working with Children and NDIS Worker Check and obtain full vaccination for COVID-19 (3 doses)
  • Full working rights to work in Australia

How to apply:

Please submit your resume and cover letter, addressing how you meet the essential criteria of the role. Closing date is Friday 28th June 2024.

We encourage you to apply as soon as possible, as we will be actively shortlisting applications as they are received. As such, this position may be filled prior to the closing date. If you have any questions about the role or require any reasonable adjustments to enable you to equitably participate in the recruitment process please contact [email protected]. We thank you for your application, but only shortlisted applicants will be contacted.

Please note: Under The Shepherd Centre COVID-19 Vaccination Policy, all employees and workers performing in-person work must be fully vaccinated with an Approved COVID-19 Vaccine (3 doses) and evidence is to be provided in the form of a current COVID-19 vaccination certificate.

The Shepherd Centre is an equal opportunity employer and we are committed to providing a work environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Please let us know if you have any support or access requirements at the time of your application.

Please note we are recruiting this role directly, so no recruitment agencies at this time please.

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