Software Engineer

Software Engineers merge a sound understand of business functions with a strong understanding of technical requirements to deliver software solutions.

Software development is one of the minerals and energy industry success stories, contributing millions of dollars to the States export income. Software Engineers develop specialised programs for all aspects of the industry processes.


  • Develop software specifications for a proposed process;
  • Compile programs from approved specifications which a computer can understand;
  • Maintain and upgrade technology to keep abreast of change;
  • Develop software solutions; and
  • Investigate and develop tool and ideas to support the production of software programs.

Skills Required

  • Able to understand and communicate with a wide variety of people;
  • Able to work as part of a team;
  • Logical approach to work;
  • Self-reliant and able to work independently;
  • Active interest in maintaining personal technical skills and knowledge;
  • Able to investigate, identify and solve problems quickly and efficiently;
  • Enjoy electronics, computers and electro-mechanical equipment; and
  • Good customer service and public contact skills.


$65,000 - $85,000