Application and Software Developer

Full-time (100% FTE) or Part-time (80%)fixed term contract until July 2025Based in Darwin Be part of an exciting opportunity!Menzies is looking for an enthusiastic and resourceful person to join the Renal Health Program as an Application and Software Developer.The Renal Health Program has a strong focus on evidence translation, program evaluation to inform policy and working with stakeholders to identify community determined strategies to improve the health of all Territorians. The program works in partnership with government and non-government health services locally and at the national level to identify, develop and support innovative strategies to facilitate early identification and management of kidney disease, delay and prevent the requirement for dialysis and improve the patient journey. This position will be responsible for the development, design and implementation of new or modified software products relating to Territory Kidney Care (TKC), a clinical decision support application designed to assist primary health services with the early identification and management of people with chronic kidney disease (CKD). TKC is not an ‘off-the-shelf’ software product but has been designed and developed in consultation with clinicians. The functionalities TKC offers are unique to the healthcare environment. The ongoing development and expansion of TKC requires a dynamic and experienced software developer to ensure this project meets the requirements of stakeholders and funders. What you will bring to the roleThe successful candidate will have post graduate qualifications in information technology, software engineering, data science or related disciplines and extensive relevant experience or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/ or education or training. High level of experience in software development projects using technologies such as Python, Microsoft.NET, Java and SQL.You will also have a proven track record in health application development and an in-depth understanding of guidelines and processes to be followed for the development and deployment of health information systems. The person we are looking for will have proven high-level problem solving and critical thinking skills and be maintaining strong collaborative partnerships with a diverse range of individuals and organisations. Why MenziesMenzies School of Health Research is one of Australia’s leading medical research institutes and is dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of Indigenous Australians, and a leader in global and tropical research into life-threatening illnesses. By joining our team, you will be assisting Menzies to continue to translate its research into effective partnerships and programs in communities across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region with a commitment to finding enduring solutions to health problems that matter. Benefits of working for Menzies6 weeks annual leave16 weeks paid parental leaveOption to increase super to 14%Attractive salary package including superannuation and salary packaging benefits $142,195 - $151,121 pa (comprising a gross salary of $114,827 - $122,448) Contact:If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact:Radwan TalukderProgram ManagerRenal Health, Wellness and Preventable Chronic DiseasesEmail: radwanrahman.talukder@menzies.edu.auPhone: 08 8946 6857 Closing date:  Friday, 8 July 2022 Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply "Applicants must been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Selected applicant will be required to provide suitable evidence to Human Resources"Applicants are required to address the selection criteria. For information on how to apply for this position and to obtain the Position Description and Selection Criteria please visit https://www.menzies.edu.au/page/Careers/Information_for_applicants/  or phone 08 8946 6857.   To view a Position Description please click the below linkPosition Description 142195 AUD Darwin 0800

Application and Software Developer

Full-time (100% FTE) or Part-time (80%)

fixed term contract until July 2025

Based in Darwin

 

Be part of an exciting opportunity!

Menzies is looking for an enthusiastic and resourceful person to join the Renal Health Program as an Application and Software Developer.

The Renal Health Program has a strong focus on evidence translation, program evaluation to inform policy and working with stakeholders to identify community determined strategies to improve the health of all Territorians. The program works in partnership with government and non-government health services locally and at the national level to identify, develop and support innovative strategies to facilitate early identification and management of kidney disease, delay and prevent the requirement for dialysis and improve the patient journey. 

This position will be responsible for the development, design and implementation of new or modified software products relating to Territory Kidney Care (TKC), a clinical decision support application designed to assist primary health services with the early identification and management of people with chronic kidney disease (CKD). TKC is not an ‘off-the-shelf’ software product but has been designed and developed in consultation with clinicians. The functionalities TKC offers are unique to the healthcare environment. The ongoing development and expansion of TKC requires a dynamic and experienced software developer to ensure this project meets the requirements of stakeholders and funders.

 

What you will bring to the role

The successful candidate will have post graduate qualifications in information technology, software engineering, data science or related disciplines and extensive relevant experience or an equivalent combination of relevant experience and/ or education or training. High level of experience in software development projects using technologies such as Python, Microsoft.NET, Java and SQL.

You will also have a proven track record in health application development and an in-depth understanding of guidelines and processes to be followed for the development and deployment of health information systems. The person we are looking for will have proven high-level problem solving and critical thinking skills and be maintaining strong collaborative partnerships with a diverse range of individuals and organisations.

 

Why Menzies

Menzies School of Health Research is one of Australia’s leading medical research institutes and is dedicated to improving the health and wellbeing of Indigenous Australians, and a leader in global and tropical research into life-threatening illnesses. By joining our team, you will be assisting Menzies to continue to translate its research into effective partnerships and programs in communities across Australia and the Asia-Pacific region with a commitment to finding enduring solutions to health problems that matter.

 

Benefits of working for Menzies

  • 6 weeks annual leave
  • 16 weeks paid parental leave
  • Option to increase super to 14%
  • Attractive salary package including superannuation and salary packaging benefits $142,195 - $151,121 pa (comprising a gross salary of $114,827 - $122,448)

 

Contact:

If you have any questions regarding the role, please contact:

Radwan Talukder

Program Manager

Renal Health, Wellness and Preventable Chronic Diseases

Email: radwanrahman.talukder@menzies.edu.au

Phone: 08 8946 6857

 

Closing date:  Friday, 8 July 2022

 

Aboriginal and/or Torres Strait Islander people are strongly encouraged to apply

 

"Applicants must been fully vaccinated against COVID-19. Selected applicant will be required to provide suitable evidence to Human Resources"

Applicants are required to address the selection criteria. For information on how to apply for this position and to obtain the Position Description and Selection Criteria please visit https://www.menzies.edu.au/page/Careers/Information_for_applicants/  or phone 08 8946 6857. 

 

To view a Position Description please click the below link