Senior Software Developer - Military veterans preferred



  full-time   employee



Senior Software Developer

The Company

Sigma Bravo, a KBR Company, is a leader in Defence Mission Planning Systems development and integration. Sigma Bravo uniquely couple’s aviation mission planning environments, operational and engineering support, training, agile software development, and systems implementation to enhance current Defence capabilities while designing the future military Mission Planning Environments.

The Role

We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Software Developer to join our high-performing agile software development teams engaged on development of innovative solutions for military mission planning within Defence Aviation. As a hybrid Work-From-Home/Office role some in-person attendance is required to allow for team collaboration, networking, social events and on-site customer engagement.

Our people are what makes Sigma Bravo a great company. Our high performing cross functional teams are built with the right mix of skills to develop software solutions to resolve complex problems.

Role responsibilities:

  • Design and develop high quality software in accordance with relevant standards and processes
  • Contribute to agile software development sprint events
  • Contribute to the development of business requirements into software deliverables
  • Assist with task decomposition and the estimation of work
  • Assist with system testing including performance and unit testing

Due to the classified nature of Sigma Bravo's work, all applicants must have the ability to obtain a minimum of NV1 Security Clearance (usually only granted to Australian Citizens).

To be successful in this role the following skills and experience are essential:

  • Tertiary qualification in either Engineering, Computer Science or relevant IT qualifications
  • Minimum 5 years of experience as a software developer
  • Experience developing software using C#
  • Experience developing applications using Microsoft .Net Framework (WPF experience highly regarded)
  • Strong knowledge of Unit Testing approaches and Test-Driven Development practices as well as
  • software implementation best practices and patterns
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills including the ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical colleagues

Any of the following skills and experience would be highly regarded:

  • Software architecture experience including target state architecture, object-oriented design, and multi-tier patterns (MVVM)
  • Experience developing software with C/C++
  • Previous experience working with Defence industry
  • Experience developing using an agile methodology
  • Microsoft Visual Studio and Azure DevOps

Benefits of KBR

KBR is committed to supporting the professional development of staff at every stage of their career through in-house training, performance rewards and structured career paths. We offer a competitive package of lifestyle benefits that include family-friendly work hours. KBR is an equal opportunity employer committed to providing an inclusive and diverse work environment. We encourage candidates of all abilities to apply.

If you’re ready to shape tomorrow, let’s get started. Apply Now!

KBR acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of Country throughout Australia and their continuing connections to land, sea, community and culture. We pay our respects to Elders past and present.

Additional benefits include:

  • Annual salary review
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Income protection
  • Salary packaging and Novated leases
  • Life/Health insurance discounts
  • End of trip facilities (some sites)
  • Employee stock purchase plans
  • Paid parental leave
  • Paid reservist leave (2 weeks)