Software Project Lead

About Us As an innovative science and technology company, we help solve some of our customers' most challenging problems. Our determination to deliver and improve today, and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes QinetiQ a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn.QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world. In Australia we employ more than 400 across the ACT, QLD, NSW, SA and VIC.  About the Role An opportunity exists for a Software Project Lead within our Advisory Services business, based in Adelaide.In our Advisory Services division, everything starts with a problem that needs a solution. We act as an independent, technical partner for customers looking to procure defined services and develop specific capabilities. We help them diagnose, rationalise and solve intractable problems by providing analysis, advice and assurance, enabling our customers to make sound decisions about cost, time and performance.As Software Project Lead you will be responsible for:Working with and managing customer and stakeholder expectationsProviding technical solutions to complex problemsLeading the team to develop and deliver the technical solutionPerform in the role of Scrum MasterMeeting facilitationReporting  Tool maintenanceCoaching and supporting teamTo be successful for the role of Software Project Lead you will require:Degree level qualifications in software engineering or computer scienceProven capability as an AGILE Scrum MasterDemonstrated experience as a software technical leadTechnical experience in C++, C# and .NetExperience solving complex technical problemsStrong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with diverse clients and stakeholdersProfessional written and verbal communication skillsA collaborative and consultative mind-set and approachCandidates will be required to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance which will require Australian citizenship.Due to the dynamic environment we work within, we can’t always wait until our adverts close before reviewing applications and moving to interview. Applications will close on 8 November 2019. Life at QinetiQ Our people and our culture make QinetiQ a great place to work, we value integrity, collaboration and performance.QinetiQ is a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice, Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women and past winner of the Defence Teaming Centre Employer of Choice Awards.We look after our people are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent in the market. We celebrate our differences and incorporate diversity and inclusion into everything we do. Our salary and benefits package is designed to make sure we support our diverse group of employees through the different stages of their life and careers.Some of our benefits include:Annual professional development allocation and study leaveFlexible working options that suit youLeave purchase scheme to balance what’s important to youLoyalty leave,  earn extra days of annual leave up to an additional 10 days per yearPerformance bonus awards for individual and company successSalary continuance Insurance, protecting you financially during times of ill healthCultural or Religious day of significance leave to observe days of significance to youUp to 16 weeks paid parental leave with no minimum qualifying periodDress for your day, no formal dress code just wear what feels good and suits your dayGive back with an annual volunteering daySave money with our travel club and discounted health insurance optionsBe supported with employee assistance services and family violence leave A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits #LI-RG1 100000 AUD Australia - SA Adelaide Adelaide 5000
Job Opportunity | Software Project Lead | QinetiQ - Operations and Delivery

Software Project Lead

  • Endorsed Employer of Choice
  • Attractive Employee Benefits
  • Utilise your technical leadership and AGILE scrum master skills

About Us

As an innovative science and technology company, we help solve some of our customers' most challenging problems. Our determination to deliver and improve today, and anticipate and shape tomorrow, makes QinetiQ a very exciting, rewarding and respected place to work and learn.

QinetiQ Australia, part of the global QinetiQ group, provide technological and scientific expertise to help customers protect and advance their vital interests. QinetiQ employs more than 6000 people in 51 locations around the world. In Australia we employ more than 400 across the ACT, QLD, NSW, SA and VIC. 

 

About the Role

An opportunity exists for a Software Project Lead within our Advisory Services business, based in Adelaide.

In our Advisory Services division, everything starts with a problem that needs a solution. We act as an independent, technical partner for customers looking to procure defined services and develop specific capabilities. We help them diagnose, rationalise and solve intractable problems by providing analysis, advice and assurance, enabling our customers to make sound decisions about cost, time and performance.

As Software Project Lead you will be responsible for:

  • Working with and managing customer and stakeholder expectations
  • Providing technical solutions to complex problems
  • Leading the team to develop and deliver the technical solution
  • Perform in the role of Scrum Master
    • Meeting facilitation
    • Reporting  
    • Tool maintenance
    • Coaching and supporting team

To be successful for the role of Software Project Lead you will require:

  • Degree level qualifications in software engineering or computer science
  • Proven capability as an AGILE Scrum Master
  • Demonstrated experience as a software technical lead
  • Technical experience in C++, C# and .Net
  • Experience solving complex technical problems
  • Strong interpersonal skills and the ability to work with diverse clients and stakeholders
  • Professional written and verbal communication skills
  • A collaborative and consultative mind-set and approach

Candidates will be required to obtain an Australian Government secret clearance which will require Australian citizenship.

Due to the dynamic environment we work within, we can’t always wait until our adverts close before reviewing applications and moving to interview. Applications will close on 8 November 2019.

 

Life at QinetiQ

Our people and our culture make QinetiQ a great place to work, we value integrity, collaboration and performance.

QinetiQ is a Workplace Gender Equality Agency Employer of Choice, Work180 Endorsed Employer for Women and past winner of the Defence Teaming Centre Employer of Choice Awards.

We look after our people are committed to attracting and retaining the best talent in the market. We celebrate our differences and incorporate diversity and inclusion into everything we do. Our salary and benefits package is designed to make sure we support our diverse group of employees through the different stages of their life and careers.

Some of our benefits include:

  • Annual professional development allocation and study leave
  • Flexible working options that suit you
  • Leave purchase scheme to balance what’s important to you
  • Loyalty leave,  earn extra days of annual leave up to an additional 10 days per year
  • Performance bonus awards for individual and company success
  • Salary continuance Insurance, protecting you financially during times of ill health
  • Cultural or Religious day of significance leave to observe days of significance to you
  • Up to 16 weeks paid parental leave with no minimum qualifying period
  • Dress for your day, no formal dress code just wear what feels good and suits your day
  • Give back with an annual volunteering day
  • Save money with our travel club and discounted health insurance options
  • Be supported with employee assistance services and family violence leave

 

A full list of our employee benefits and further information can be found here: https://www.qinetiq.com/au/Careers/Benefits

 

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