Senior Software Developer

ThoughtWorks is looking for talented senior developers who know how to craft beautiful code to join us in Sydney. 
Being a consultancy, our teams work on a huge variety of projects. You could be helping to influence the digital strategy of a retail giant, building a new mobile platform for a bank, creating an app to support an awareness campaign for Indigenous Australians or helping the science community locate meteorites that have fallen to earth. 

Examples of some of our current projects:

  • Mobile applications including native Android and iOS for telco, retailers, banking clients as well as less traditional science and indigenous communities 
  • HTML5 rich web applications using AngularJS and NodeJS
  • Large scale distributed systems with big data using technologies like Storm, Hadoop, Elastic and Cassandra
  • Functional programming languages like Scala and Clojure for heavy data processing projects

Here’s what you’ll bring:

  • Extensive hands-on development and delivery experience with a broad mix of languages and technologies
  • Real passion for software engineering and craftsman-like coding prowess
  • Great OO skills, including strong design patterns knowledge and enterprise integration
  • Experience working with Agile, Lean and/or Continuous Delivery approaches such as Continuous Integration, TDD, BDD, Infrastructure as Code etc
  • Knowledge of software best practices like Refactoring, Clean Code, Domain Driven Design, Encapsulation etc  
  • Experience of working in a forward thinking, OSS-centric environment

We're a big believer in diversity.  We build software for a wide variety of people so we believe that a wide variety of people should build our software.  We abhor and reject discrimination and inequality, and promote diversity in all its forms. We strive to make both ThoughtWorks and our industry more reflective and inclusive of the society that we serve, so as long as you're a talented developer ready to make a difference, we'd love to hear from you.  

We don't do bureaucracy or hierarchy but you do get lots of autonomy and we actively encourage you to experiment with new technologies without limitation. 

If ThoughtWorks sounds like the right environment for you to learn, grow and thrive, please apply now. We'll be in touch!



Meet Some of ThoughtWorks's Employees

Dan L.


Dan writes code that contributes to products and software solutions for clients. Each engagement is different, so Dan has worked on many front-end and back-end projects. Along the way, he collaborates with his team to ensure the best possible solution.

Rachel L.

Technical Principal

Rachel helps ThoughtWorks' clients make big architectural decisions about the changes they’d like to implement to their business’ technical infrastructure.

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