The Application Infrastructures (AI) team of the Government Digital Services (GDS) Team aims to spearhead the digital transformation of government.
Our objective is to catapult our government infrastructure into the new digital era with faster time to market, operational agility, automated deployment and scalability.
AI is an open source, agile development and operation house that is bold, agile and collaborative. The team is responsible for designing, prototyping, building and operating different products and services.
Today, AI has 3 flagship products and several upcoming initiatives.
As the full-stack developer, you will help to level up the team’s competency with your valuable past experiences. Failure experiences are as important as successful experiences.
You will drive, implement, deploy, maintain and operate products or key components of the products. You will work closely with different teams to deliver the best possible and impactful solutions for whole-of-government.
If you are looking for opportunities to collaborate with leading industry experts and be surrounded by highly motivated and talented peers, we welcome you to join AI.
Make a difference by taking up the key role and be part of the passionate and inspirational team.
What to Expect
Drive the development team in building reusable and extensible services
Ensure high performance and utility of services
Advocate and practice agile principles in software development
Design and build services with a focus on business value and usability
Design systems with scalability and flexibility in mind
Embrace and ensure lean operations for all system
Contribute in technical discussion or solutioning session
Perform code reviews and evangelize best practices
Maintain user guides and technical documentations
How to Succeed
Excellent written and communication and skills
Work in a cross-functional service team consisting of software engineers, DevOps, and other specialists
Experience in designing for automation using provisioning tools (Docker, Chef), continuous integration tools (Jenkins, Atlassian Bamboo etc.)
Experience with unit testing and regression testing
Write high quality and maintainable code on open-source (Linux based) web platforms and frameworks (Example : NodeJS, AngularJS, ReactJS, Go, etc.)
Experience with both frontend and backend development
Experience with micro-service architecture
Experience with at least 1 SQL and NoSQL database
Experience with end-to-end software development from development to operation
Qualifications : Degree or Diploma in Computer Science, Computer or Electronics Engineering, Information Technology or related disciplines
At least 2 years of relevant experience
Good to Have
5 years of working experience with proven good track records in the digital space
Worked in a relatively large team of 10-20 people
Experience with DevOps / SRE
Experience with automation using Ansible
Experience with RESTful APIs
Experience with Cloud hosting or PaaS such as AWS, Azure, Google Cloud, Heroku, Firebase, etc
Experience with application security and application compliance