"At Consunet we value and invest in our people. We are trusted by our staff, our suppliers and our customers to deliver what we say we will deliver."

Executive Chairman - Kuba Kabacinski

Grow with us

Software Engineer

Engineering - Software, Information Communication Technology

Full time Adelaide
  • Rapidly growing 120+ Australian company, multiple roles
  • Support software engineers to develop the Defence Industry
  • Attractive salary package, flexible working hours

About the Role

As a Consunet Software Engineer you will be joining a high-performing and supportive team of professionals working towards the development and delivery of advanced software systems. You will deliver an energetic attitude working proactively in an Agile team to design, implement, test and evaluate novel solutions to complex problems in the domains of electronic warfare, distributed data processing and geospatial data visualisation.

To be considered for this role, you must be an Australian citizen.

Essential Knowledge and Skills:

  • Experience working within Agile software engineering teams, have capability to provide mentorship where necessary, and are an adaptable team player within a goal-orientated culture.
  • Knowledge of implementing and testing software using modern technologies and frameworks.
  • Have experience with multiple software languages, you are adjustable, but have an in-depth understanding of one of the following: Java, JavaScript, and/or Python.
  • Conduct peer reviews of code/design/documentation.
  • Write and maintain technical documentation.
  • Good team work and communication skills.
  • Sound understanding of source code management tools such as Git and have experience using GitHub, GitLab and/or BitBucket.

Desirable Knowledge and Skills:

  • Relevant degree in Software Engineering and/or Computer Sciences.
  • Minimum 2 years Industry experience in software development.
  • Have experience with software frameworks such as: SpringBoot, Angular, Docker, Podman, Kubernetes, Redis, RabbitMQ, Azure, etc.
  • Knowledge of DevSecOps principles, including continuous integration and delivery to automate development and deployment processes.

To be considered, candidates will have:

  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Successful candidates must be eligible to hold and maintain an Australian Defence Security Clearance. Eligibility requirements can be found at www.defence.gov.au/security/clearances.

Benefits working for Consunet:

  • A workplace that believes in innovation, quality, and a work-life balance.
  • Flexible, inclusive and friendly work environment.
  • Competitive remuneration.
  • Salary packaging options.
  • Parental Leave
  • Study Loan Scheme
  • Career and skills progression through training and development to team members.
  • Access to cutting-edge technology, research, and agile project management practices.
  • Mentoring and support from our experienced team members.


Please send your covering letter summarising your experience and current resume to recruitment@consunet.com.au, noting in the subject line: Consunet – Software Engineer

About Consunet

Consunet is headquartered in the Adelaide CBD with operations in Adelaide, Edinburgh (SA) and Canberra. We focus on the design, development, deployment and support of high-assurance software solutions – trusted software and systems that do exactly what they are supposed to, when and where they are supposed to do it, and with the cyber and security safeguards needed to protect it. We collaboratively work with customers to understand and solve complex problems, and to develop world-leading solutions that deliver enduring benefits.

As a 100% Australian-owned and operated corporation, Consunet strives to be the country’s leading cyber and spectrum security solution developer, and trusted industry partner to the Australian Defence and cyber security communities. A strong research and development and collaboration emphasis underpins our culture of innovation and excellence. We lead with vision to deliver trusted and sustainable outcomes for discerning and astute customers.

Are you seeking a challenging career with an Australian technology leader?

Consunet is a dynamic company on a rapid growth path. We are actively searching for suitably skilled Australians to join our team of trusted professionals.