Title:  Senior Software Developer


Victoria, Australia

Employment Type:  Permanent Full Time


  • Make a real difference and help shape our customers’ Energy Future
  • Hybrid working > 2 days WFH > Choose your office days
  • Careers with Purpose > Collaborative > Inclusive > Flexible Work Environment 


When you choose AusNet, you’ll join genuine people working together, making Real. Progress

At AusNet, we’re the link between renewable energy sources and local communities, playing a key role in the clean energy transition and providing essential energy to every Victorian family.

Help us lead the way, while enriching your career with real people who encourage you to bring your best and make real impact – for your career, our communities, and Australia’s cleaner energy future.

Purposeful work with genuinely good people. That’s refreshing.


We have an exciting opportunity for a Senior Software Developer who will become a vital member of our dynamic Energy Platform team, working alongside the Solutions Architect.

In this exciting role, you will spearhead innovative software design and development projects, driving cutting-edge solutions as an essential player in our engineering teams.


With a <3/2 Hybrid split>, this role is based in Melbourne and is part of the Energy Platforms team.


This role will deliver real outcomes, including but not limited to:

  • DER Aggregation Platform comprising IOT device, EDGE computing, AWS cloud platform, data analytics, machine learning, timeseries data and customer portals.
  • DER device integration and data streaming
  • Third party platform integrations
  • Forecasting, optimization, and data analytics
  • Customer portals and management tools for visualization and reporting
  • Process improvement and full lifecycle delivery.
  • Design, build, and maintain efficient, reusable, and reliable code.
  • Participate in the overall design of the solution/s and contribute recommendations for improvement.
  • Sharing learnings with your team and seeking opportunities to develop further in your role.
  • Your ability to pick things up quickly, partnered with your desire to pursue new skills and experiences, whilst continuously improving will see you succeed in this role.

You don’t need to check every box; however, we are looking for a good combination of:

  • System analytics skills to analyse, design, guide and improve platform development.
  • Has mentored junior software developers on design patterns, development best practices and DevOps trade-offs.
  • High scalability projects involving cloud-based infrastructure design and implementation.
  • Successful track record of developing quality software products and shipping production ready software.
  • Experience debugging distributed systems with high data loads.
  • Design, develop and implement unit and scenario testing for existing code base and for new functionality under development.
  • Microservices & Serverless development
  • Cloud Architecture (AWS)
  • NodeJS & TypeScript & .NET Framework & Angular
  • CI/CD & Infrastructure as Code
  • Software Development Lifecycle including SOLID principles, TDD/BDD, Web services, RESTful API, Web UI, Pub/Sub

A real place to belong 

We celebrate unique voices, refreshing perspectives and diversity in our team. Engage and connect through our social club, family day, wide range of events or by joining one of our Employee Network Groups.  

We believe in more than just competitive pay. Here’s what sets us apart:

  • Flexibility: whether this is hybrid work, flexible hours, or part time arrangements, we’ll work with you to help balance work and life.
  • Leave: more than typical personal leave and a generous 14 weeks of paid parental leave, with no minimum service.
  • Community giving: a paid day to volunteer with our social impact partner, Foodbank, or for a cause that matters to you.
  • Perks: we offer all the other perks you’ve come to expect like purchased leave, income protection insurance, novated leasing, corporate discounts, private health cover discounts and more.

As an industry in transformation, we’re excited by the possibilities ahead.

So, if you’re passionate about our purpose and committed to making real progress, bring your energy and join AusNet. Together, we can shape a new way forward