Technical Lead

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Company Overview:
Emanate Technology has partnered with a Government Agency in search of a .NET Technical Lead. This role is pivotal within a large-scale ICT systems transformation and modernisation program.
Position Summary:
We are seeking a .NET Technical Lead to liaise with technical teams and lead the development work to uplift the existing code and deliver enhancements and improvements.
Role Responsibilities:

  • Participate in the full Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) to develop and maintain a C# based, n-tier, enterprise software and associated documentation in accordance with agency standards.
  • Develop automated application build and deployment scripts using technologies such as Team Foundation Server (TFS), PowerShell, and FinalBuilder.
  • Follow the Scrum Development Methodology for all software development projects.
  • Liaise with technical and business area staff to facilitate the rapid resolution of issues and/or faults within fielded production systems and those still under development.
  • Lead the development team through workload allocation, mentoring, and advising on agile development processes.
  • Develop and regularly maintain the system development schedule to ensure milestones and timelines are met.
  • Ensure that outcomes are effectively communicated to the product owners, establishing the basis for future practices.
  • Track sprint progress and identify any divergence from allocated tasks.
  • Oversee and present system showcases to various stakeholders.
  • Understand the product planning lifecycle and effectively manage the product backlog in collaboration with the Product Owner.
  • Ensure daily, weekly, and monthly rituals are run effectively, efficiently, and regularly.
  • Proactively (and reactively) identify and clear organisational roadblocks and interferences that may distract from development.
  • Facilitate development across stakeholder groups within the agency.
  • Perform additional responsibilities as required and directed by the relevant Director/Team Leader or delegate.

Experience Required:

  • Proven experience and qualifications as a Technical Lead.
  • Proven ability to lead, manage, and mentor a development team.
  • Hands-on technical lead experience working across the Software Development Lifecycle (SDLC) and the ability to act as a liaison between the tech and business teams.
  • Strong experience in developing automated application build and deployment scripts using the .NET environment (.NET Core) and additional Microsoft technology stack.
  • Backend development experience using web API and SQL technologies.
  • Demonstrated experience with cloud-based application development.
  • Experience in technical analysis and design.
  • Ability to implement integration requirements to perform end-to-end solution designs.
  • Knowledge and experience in successfully setting priorities and delivering quality results on time and on budget.
  • Proven ability to communicate effectively while anticipating stakeholder needs and expectations across a geographically dispersed network.
  • Demonstrated ability to manage staff while developing capabilities, encouraging career development, and promoting professionalism.
  • Demonstrated personal integrity while achieving results within legislative and policy parameters.
  • NV1 Clearance or Australian Citizenship with the ability to obtain NV1.


  • Opportunity to contribute to impactful projects within the government agency, shaping Australian society.
  • Immediate commencement and long term contract.
  • Security clearance sponsorship available.
  • Work From Home (WFH) and flexible schedule management.

To apply and be considered for this role, please apply through the link in this ad and share a current resume/CV for review. If suitable, you will be contacted for an initial screening and for us to share more information.