IBM Technical Application Development Team Lead- Ballarat in BALLARAT, Argentina

Job Description

Technical Application Development Team Lead- Ballarat

  • Team Lead Role

  • Permanent position, based in Ballarat

IBM is the largest technology and consulting employer in the world, serving clients in 170 countries. In this new era of Cognitive Business, IBM is helping to reshape industries by bringing together our expertise in Cloud, Analytics, Security, Mobile, and the Internet of Things. We are changing how we create. How we collaborate. How we analyse. How we engage. IBM is a leader in this global transformation so there is no better place to launch your career.

The Application Development Technical Team Leader will be responsible for leading a development team implementing solutions based on Sterling B2B integrator. Strong technical skills, strong desire to learn and apply new knowledge and technologies, organizational skills, self-motivation, ability to work independently, and very strong inter-team communication skills will be critical to success in this role. An ability to identify creative and complex technical solutions to both new and existing Sterling platform challenges is a must.

What will I be doing?

  • Lead the development of new code

  • Provide leadership for overall solution support

  • Produce regular status reports for management.

  • Monitor and maintain project progress and resolve issues where necessary.

  • Escalate issues when senior management action is required.

  • Achieve overall Project Quality as defined in the Project Quality Plan

  • Provide leadership for overall solution support

What skills will I need?

  • A passion for technology and business.

  • The ability to understand and assimilate different points of view.

  • A love of working with people in a team-focused environment.

  • Have prior exposure AGILE methodologies.

  • Natural leadership skills and the ability to thrive in a collaborative culture.

  • The willingness to take ownership of challenging tasks, even beyond your initial scope of responsibility.

  • The flexibility to travel to client locations

What experience do I need?

  • You will be degree qualified, have 10 years of experience in a Development Role

  • At least 5 years in customer facing role

  • At least 7 year experience in Java and OO programming concepts, XML, Xpath, XSLT, BPML, SQL server, MQ, C# and .Net

  • At least 3 year experience in working on application maintenance and support projects

  • Experience in developing Java based application code

  • Experience in developing and supporting XML and .NET preferably C# applications

  • Web Services, WS-Security and good understanding of SOA principles

Mandatory Requirement:

  1. Be an Australian citizen

  2. Been resident in Australia for the past 5 years (i.e., can't have moved to Australia only 4 or 4.5 years ago)

  3. Not spent greater than 12 months cumulative out of Australia during the past 5 years

  4. Satisfy an AU Gov client Pre-Engagement Integrity Check

  5. Be eligible to obtain an AGSVA baseline security clearance or already have AGSVA baseline security clearance

As this role is based in Ballarat, Victoria relocation support will be considered for interstate applicants who are interested in moving to Ballarat to join our team.

Required Technical and Professional Expertise

As above.

Preferred Tech and Prof Experience

As above.

EO Statement

IBM is committed to creating a diverse environment and is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, genetics, disability, age, or veteran status. IBM is also committed to compliance with all fair employment practices regarding citizenship and immigration status.