With over 5,200 people, and annual revenues of over $1.2 billion, Datacom is one of Australasia's largest professional IT services companies. Datacom has extensive expertise in the operation of data centres, the provision of IT services, software engineering and application management, as well as payroll and customer service design and operations. Founded in 1965 and, operating across a number of regions, Datacom has a successful trading history of consistent growth and profitability from a track record of delivering innovative, cost effective digital and technology solutions. Datacom is committed to hiring, developing and promoting diverse talent. Our people are the best in their fields - smart, passionate, and dedicated to providing exceptional IT services to our customers. This makes for a rewarding and fast-paced work environment.


The Role

We are looking for a talented full-stack Java developer to extend the support team, initially for a 3 month contract position. You will have a broad development background, across all the latest tools and languages, but will also have a solid grounding in JEE.

This is an opportunity to be involved with the development and implementation of new features and new projects. Working with other developers you'll tackle these in agile teams in a fun, relaxed culture with a focus on teamwork, quality, and innovation.

You will work with a great support team that is dynamic, growing and fun, providing an environment for people who enjoy challenges and success.


We are looking for the following:

  • Good understanding of Enterprise application design patterns, including Microservices and industry best practices
  • Strong problem solving and communication skills and ability to contribute to architectural discussions.
  • At least 3 years development experience in Java, and familiar with SPRING, JPA, JMS and MAVEN.
  • Experience with Soap, Restful services, Git and Relational Databases.
  • Familiarity with unit tests, integration tests, automated end to end tests.
  • Exposure to the Finance/Banking industry, as well as maintaining a long lasting software product is a bonus.


The Company

People might call us dreamers, but we envisage a world that is improved by technology and its ability to transform our communities both locally and globally. We are an aspirational organisation that employs people passionate about technology, our customers and ultimately making the world a better place through the work that we do. We’re privately owned, and proud of our collaborative and un-process bound internal culture. Working at Datacom sees you join a global family of 5300 employees, across NZ, Australia, South-East Asia, the UK and the US. We value our staff and our size and scale means there is career progression available for everyone, even across our multiple geographies. Working out of award-winning, open-plan and collaborative offices, you will have access to free staff breakfasts, great coffee, a comprehensive insurance package and discounts at local gyms and retail outlets. The fact that we have multiple Xboxs, Sky TV and an awesome Friday drinks atmosphere, is just icing on the cake!