Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Location: Sydney, New South Wales, Australia


This position is no longer open.

Requisition Number: 1331

Position Title: Senior Software Engineer_G01

External Description:

Senior Software EngineerBackend 


We are looking for Backend Software Engineer to work on a new project that merges recruitment with advertising technology. Working with product management, collaborating with world-wide development squads in an agile environment, you will work on features that have an impact on job seekers, recruiters, and employers to match the right candidate to the right job. 


Monster is transforming. We are modernising our platform and services to simplify the process of finding the right candidate for the right job. We want it to be a rewarding experience for all involved. 


At Monster, you will be part of an agile team that value innovative thinking, collaboration, and knowledge sharing. These are exciting times! Join us on the journey as we transform the future of connecting people and jobs. 


Main responsibilities:  

  • Participate in application development and prototyping using multiple technologies  
  • Develop solutions in agile environment for all tiers of the applications  
  • Investigate and analyse reported defects and recommend solutions to these  
  • problems including code changes, data updates, or configuration modifications  
  • Work in a co-located scrum team  
  • Work with Amazon AWS services, and GCP  
  • Conduct and assist in integration testing  
  • Actively participate and initiate continuous improvement of the Monster platform  


Key technical skills: 

  • 5+ years in Object Oriented or Functional Programming experience 
  • Experience in Microservices architecture 
  • Cloud experience such as Amazon Web Services or Google Cloud Platform 


Other relevant skills: 

  • Self-motivated with time management skills to work in 2 week sprints 
  • Ability to work both autonomously and within a team 
  • Experience in advertising technology 



Scala, Kotlin, Microservices, AWS, GCP, Agile, SEO, Elasticsearch, DynamoDbReactive programming 



  • Relevant tertiary qualifications 



Educational Requirements 

  • Bachelor’s degree in computing science or related technical field 




Community / Marketing Title: Senior Software Engineer - Backend

Company Profile:

Monster (Randstad Group) is the worldwide leader in successfully connecting people to job opportunities. From the web, to mobile, to social, we help companies find people with customized solutions and we use the world's most advanced technology to match the right people to the right job.

We've made it our mission to help companies find better candidates. And nobody brings more cutting-edge tools to help them do just that than Monster. Whatever their needs are, we have the products and technologies to build a bespoke solution for our clients, to help them find #TheRightFit.

Innovation is the heart of our success... and our future. We're changing the way people think about work, and we're helping them improve their lives and their work performance with new technology, tools and training.

What makes Monster great…

Monster is synonymous with innovation; we are passionate about bringing great people and great companies together. In fact, we are obsessive about it – it’s what we do every day. We believe that the work that we do has a noble purpose... Making people’s lives better.

At Monster, we let people breath, giving everyone the opportunity to shape their destiny and provide the development support that allows them to do so.

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