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Principal Engineer

Job Requisition Number:  5498
Date:  14-Sep-2021


Will you actively create a healthier future for tomorrow?


At Medibank we’re encouraged to think big. We have a clear purpose to impact better health outcomes for our customers, patients and our community.


We celebrate diversity of thought because we want to make better decisions for our customers. As we work towards our goal of better health for better lives, we value the knowledge and contribution of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islanders. We are working hard to create an inclusive workplace and develop Indigenous careers.


The Opportunity
This is an exciting opportunity within our Digital Development team for an experienced Principal Engineer to set the roadmap and vision for our customer facing systems. A leadership position, you will drive initiatives and shape the direction of the platforms, whilst mentoring developers in the squad teams and creating a culture of continuous improvement.


Where you can add value
You bring strong technical skills and experience in adobe experience manager and ideally front end web development. Sitting outside the squad teams, you will analyse business capability and identify gaps that then informs the direction of the tech stack. You are also hands on and happy to jump into platforms to make changes as needed.

You will lead the implementation of web solutions defining frameworks, libraries and cloud technologies and will champion agile software development practices such as test-driven development, continuous delivery and take overall responsibility for the technical quality of the solution.

Your Impact
You have had hands-on experience as a lead full stack developer and ideally have led a small team. 
Ideally you will have:
•    Experience with Adobe Experience Manager is essential
•    Experience in Cloud Services (AWS, Azure or GCP)
•    Preferred experience in JavaScript (ES6+) and JS frameworks like React
•    Preferable understanding of APIs, using Serverless and Microservices with knowledge of GraphQL, RESTful and SOAP protocols is advantageous.


A career with us

At Medibank, we believe work is something we do, not somewhere we go. Our modes of working – Collaboration, Connection and Concentration – help inform how your day is structured and where you choose to work will vary, depending on your role and requirements.


The wellbeing of our employees is our priority. We encourage you to talk to us about any adjustments or additional support you may require during the recruitment process, as well as how this role can be flexible for you. Virtual interviews are always on offer and will not adversely impact your application.


We offer a range of great benefits such as subsidised private health insurance, rewards and discounts, and health and wellbeing initiatives - click here to find out more.


To start small and impact bigger.

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