Software Engineer

Information & Communication Technology
Engineering - Software
Full time
Posted 12d ago
Minimum NV1 Defence clearance or eligibility to acquire one is mandatory (requires Australian Citizenship).
About Fivecast 
Fivecast is a world-leading provider of digital intelligence solutions. We enable the world’s most important public and private organizations to explore masses of data and uncover actionable insights, critical to protecting global communities. 
Fivecast is an inclusive employer, we value diversity of thought and experience, and we believe our inclusive culture contributes to our success. We are committed to building a workforce that is representative of the communities in which we live and work.  
As a growing start-up, all team members are provided with the opportunity to directly contribute to our success, participate in the development of new and emerging technologies and grow their career in a challenging and dynamic high-tech environment.  

About the Role 
A Fivecast Software Engineer will be working as a part of our best-in-class development team on challenging software problems. You will also be applying complex machine learning models developed by our Data Science team to large volumes of unstructured data. 
This opportunity exists for candidates of varied backgrounds, and with different levels of experience; graduates, experienced developers as well as highly experienced senior developers are all encouraged to apply. 
Our software stack is built on React.JS, Spring Boot and Java. 
Fivecast are focused on our customers and regularly ship planned releases to production, while listening to users and responding to their feedback.  

  • Bachelor Degree level qualifications e.g. Computer Science, Software Engineering
  • Experience designing, implementing and testing software applications in Java
  • Experience with web front-end technologies e.g. HTML, CSS, and Javascript frameworks such as React or Angular
  • Experience using relational databases
  • Strong communication skills
  • Experience with search engines or NoSQL document stores e.g. Elasticsearch, Solr, MongoDB
  • An understanding of data science and machine learning techniques
Our Work Environment and Culture 
Only a few minutes from the city, Fivecast is located at Base 64 on North Terrace, home to other innovative and interesting Australian technology start-ups. Enjoy a casual, relaxed atmosphere that encourages collaboration and includes a fully equipped kitchen, barista quality coffee machine, end of trip facilities, comfortable indoor and outdoor spaces for meetings and eating. Base 64 also provides onsite parking or unmetered street parking is available nearby.  
Fivecast has a connected work culture with team members often taking advantage of the in-house Foosball table, local cafes, bars, pubs and sporting facilities for Friday lunches, after work drinks and group activities. At Fivecast we understand the importance of a good work-life balance and support flexible work arrangements.

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