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Senior Full Stack Developer

Permanent Product Development

The Role

Ascender is a leading payroll and HCM (Human Capital Management) systems and service provider in the APJ region. We are growing within our sector and planning future growth as we integrate into the global Ceridian organisation

Reporting to the HCM Engineering Manager – in this hands-on role you will work with an existing team on fixes, enhancements, and ongoing ground-up redevelopment of the Ascender Cloud Services Human Capital Management (HCM) suite.

You will be collaborating and working closely with an existing and talented team of developer's and testers to deliver best in class customer experience.


Key Responsibilities

  • Perform software design and development in accordance with organisation standards of medium for large and complex changes.
  • Drive and implement software design and development in accordance with organisation standards for small / medium changes.
  • Deliver functionality according to specification, on time and to estimate at a high level of quality
  • Participate in quality assurance activities within a project
  • Actively improve the quality of the code base
  • Design and implement comprehensive, testable solutions that include repeatable testing frameworks.
  • Guide and mentor fellow .NET developers, assist with day-to-day coding questions and provide guidance on best practice and performance improvements
  • Manage a project team of software developers when required


About You

Our ideal candidate will have extensive experience in experience working in a SaaS environment working on product development and defect management. You will have proven experience developing applications across the entire software development lifecycle. To succeed in this role, you must have the proficiency in these technologies: Single Page Application framework, Web API, Entity Framework, Visual Studio, jQuery, JavaScript and/or TypeScript, SQL Server, ASP, .Net, .Net Core. To be suitable for this role you will have extensive knowledge and experience with code development and management tools like JIRA/Azure DevOps and GIT. You have strong written and spoken communication skills and ability to communicate at all levels and listen effectively. Finally, joining a highly collaborative team you will thrive in contributing to the overall success of the team.

What We Offer

  • Full training will be provided as well as first class development opportunities.
  • Strong collaborative environment within HCM group
  • Continuous learning environment with professional development opportunities
  • Locally developed product, with most of the team based in Australia
  • Great location and flexible work hours


About Us

Ascender is a leader in providing payroll and HR software solutions in the Asia Pacific region. For over 30 years, we have focused on the prosperity of our clients: growing their businesses, enriching their lives, and shaping their future. We help our clients put their people first to unlock the full potential of their workforce.

On 1 March 2021, Ascender was acquired by Ceridian, a global leader in human capital management technology that provides human resources, payroll, benefits, workforce management, and talent management functionality. With the acquisition of Ascender, Ceridian now serves a combined 1,500 customers and 2.5 million employees across 30 countries in the APJ region.

The acquisition is an exciting milestone in Ceridian and Ascender's journey to scale and accelerate global growth.

If this opportunity sounds like you, please submit your application by clicking the apply button!



LocationMelbourne, Adelaide
Applications closeAugust 22, 2021
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