The Australian Academy of Science is seeking an experienced and passionate Drupal Web Developer to contribute to crafting cutting-edge digital experiences for a range of audiences including in the important fields of science and mathematics education and research.
You will play a key role in translating our pre-eminent national education programs into transformational digital experiences by combining your technical expertise with human centred design and effective digital strategy and tools. This is an opportunity to work where your ideas and expertise can have a real impact
The Australian Academy of Science is an independent, not-for-profit organisation established by Royal Charter in 1954 with an elected Fellowship of over 520 leading Australian scientists. The Academy celebrates and supports excellence in Australian science, promotes international scientific engagement, builds public awareness and understanding of science and provides independent, authoritative and influential scientific advice. This is a key position within an ICT team; part of a broader Secretariat of 80 people who work to support activities undertaken by the Academy.
Canberra-based, full-time, 18-month fixed term with strong possibility of extension.
The full-time salary to be offered is at the Academy classification:
|Academy classification||Base salary||Superannuation at 17%||Package|
In addition to the 9.5% Superannuation Guarantee, the Academy pays an additional 7.5% contribution to superannuation (for a total of 17%). Alternatively, employees may choose to take the additional 7.5% as base salary. Conditions include flexible working hours, an employee assistance program, options to salary sacrifice, annual leave loading and paid Christmas holiday stand down.
Australian Academy of Science, Ian Potter House, 9 Gordon Street, Acton, Canberra
|Position title:||Drupal Web Developer|
|Section:||Finance and Administration|
|Responsible to:||ICT Manager|
|Hours:||Full-time (37.5 hrs/week)|
|Tenure:||18 month contract with possibility of extension.|
The primary responsibility of the Drupal Web Developer is to provide full-stack development and maintenance of the Academy’s websites. The successful candidate will create custom solutions in Drupal 7/8 for delivering Academy content for a broad online audience with the goal of supporting our impact. The appointee will work closely with our product managers, web developers, graphic designers, content creators, and other Academy staff to ensure the development of high quality digital websites and content.
To apply, email firstname.lastname@example.org by 9AM AEST Friday 20 July 2018 with a current curriculum vitae (CV) including the names and contact details of at least two referees, a cover letter and statement addressing the selection criteria. If you have a website or portfolio of work you are welcome to include this.
Further information on the position is available from:
Mr Chris Warren – ICT Manager
The Australian Academy of Science is an equal opportunity employer. Candidate applications from a range of diverse and inclusive groups of the community including applicants of Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander descent are encouraged to apply.
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