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Engineering Lead

About the job

Insig Technologies is a leader in underground mining technology. Our mission is to partner with leading mining companies to increase their productivity and enhance safety in our client operations through leading-edge technologies and highly skilled people.

We are currently seeking an experienced and motivated Engineering Lead to join our growing team. You will be responsible for designing, testing, and implementing new and updated software programs following the Software Development Lifecycle and use your knowledge of the Agile methodology to build software and hardware solutions.


Key Accountabilities:

  • Coach and support your team with all aspects of software design and coding.

  • Work closely with the product owners and Iteration managers to estimate tasks and plan out sprints

  • Contribute to daily stand-ups, sprint retrospective and sprint planning

  • Collect and document of user requirements, development of user stories, estimates and work plans.

  • Create, estimate, and own technical scrum tasks and activities.

  • Design, develop, and unit test applications in accordance with established standards that delivers functionality as requested by the Delivery and Architecture teams.

  • Ensure compliance with the InSig Technologies Software Development Processes and Procedures and Code Design Principles

  • Participate in peer-reviews of solution designs and related code.

  • Package and support deployment of releases.

  • Writing programming code that is commented and documented as well as testable. Maintain code repositories as well as code development and deployment environments.

  • Contribute to post implementation reviews helping to demonstrate success or otherwise of projects, identifying lessons to take forward to future projects.

  • Provide regular and effective progress updates to and work closely with Iteration Managers to ensure the management of any delivery risks or issues.

  • Identify, raise, and contribute to architectural design decisions.

  • Maintain project Azure DevOps boards with up-to-date information about assigned tasks.

  • Writing technical documents for new software systems.

Essential Skills and Experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Software Development, Information Systems or other relevant discipline, or equivalent level or professional competence and experience

  • 5-10 years experience in technical leadership role, leading a team of 15 engineers.

  • Experience in microservices and programming languages including Vue, C#, Typescript

  • Knowledge of Cloud technologies including Postgres, Azure SQL, SQL Server, Azure Data Lake

  • Knowledge of source repositories including GitHub.

  • Knowledge of API’s, REST, JSON, XML

  • Proven experience in solving complex business and technical problems using modern software development practices

  • Excellent communication skills (verbal and written): you can break down complex topics into simple solutions and ideas

  • Excellent task management, with a flexible, proactive and autonomous nature


  • Experience in any of the following would be an advantage: Unity, AI, VR

  • Knowledge of the Mining technologies and Resources sector, particularly underground mining.

  • Experience with LiDAR and/or Geospatial algorithms


What's in it for you?

Our people are the key to our success and we look to empower and provide opportunities and incentives to enable the continued growth of our business and our success. We are committed to attracting and retaining people who have the right mix of skills, knowledge, leadership and motivation to operate one of Australia’s most innovative companies in the Internet of Things and underground mining technology space.

InSig Technologies offers rewarding careers, generous benefits, and an unique opportunity to join a dynamic workplace where collaboration, innovation, agility and personal leadership empowers you to perform at your best.

InSig Technologies is an Equal Opportunity Employer. We promote cultural diversity, gender equality and non- discrimination. To be eligible to apply for this role you must be legally permitted to work permanently in Australia.

Please note that unsolicited applications from recruitment agencies will not be accepted.

About us

Insig Technologies' innovative solutions represents the next evolutionary step in underground mining, we execute projects across Australia, as well as overseas.

Job Location

Perth WA, Australia

Type of Job

Full Time

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