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Lead Software Engineer | Mantel Group

At Mantel Group we are seeking a Lead Software Engineer to join our incredible team.

As a Lead Software Engineer you will enjoy working on a diverse and exciting range of projects across various clients and industries. We are a technology agnostic business which opens endless possibilities for you to work across multiple tech stacks and platforms with the opportunity to up-skill and cross-skill in the following:

  • API Development – Java; Kotlin; Golang; Node.js; Kafka and GraphQL
  • Integration Technologies – Apigee; Kong
  • Multi Cloud Platforms – AWS; GCP and Azure.
We will always evolve as the technology landscape changes so we won’t be left behind!

The Role:

  • Thrive in our collaborative, flat-structured environment, where your day-to-day work is all about teamwork and shared decision-making
  • Lead and mentor team members to become the next generation of leaders and software professionals Implement technology solutions that meet and exceed customer requirements and expectations
  • Develop high quality code that can function with existing code, patterns and architectural techniques
  • Provide clarification of technical requirements and the translation of these requirements into technical design
  • Monitor and assess industry developments and incorporate them into solutions where appropriate
  • Effectively utilise development best practices such as CI/CD
  • Actively participate in team agile development practices
  • Ensure appropriate quality is maintained through practices such as unit testing and shifting quality left
  • Design systems that can be deployed and managed effectively in a production environment.


  • Expertise in modern API technologies & microservices, in order to architect and develop solutions on both greenfield projects and existing applications
  • Strong technical and team leadership experience, having led the technical direction on both projects and software engineering teams
  • The ability to code in at least one modern programming language (Java, Go, Node.js, Kotlin or Python) and have a willingness to learn new ones
  • Experience building and maintaining cloud based applications – AWS / GCP / Azure
  • You are passionate about software development best practices such as CI/CD A self-starter mindset and an ability to work hands-on, to find answers and work with ambiguity
  • Values driven and practical in your approach


We know you won’t have one job for life. At Mantel Group we believe in supporting our team to take their career in a direction that aligns with their passions. We have internal opportunities across Cloud, Data, Security and Digital. You’ll get all the tools you need to hit the ground running including a new phone, laptop & swag.

We believe in unique experiences for all. Our My Deal program allows you to tailor your yearly plan, with the support of your Leader, to decide on what’s most important to you. That might be extra professional development, extra annual or parental leave, time to work on your side hustle, or something else completely different! One size does not fit all. You’ll be genuinely supported by an organisation that cares about not only you but your family as well, Mantel Group offers Flexible Personal Leave options for those unplanned moments in life.

We support a flexible hybrid approach to working which is guided by our principles; we trust each other to “make good choices” about the best workplace locations for the requirements of the project, role and client. This can change based on our client needs.

About Mantel Group:

Mantel Group is an Australian-owned technology consulting business with capabilities across Cloud, Digital, Data & Security. Since our inception in November 2017, we have experienced remarkable growth across Australia & New Zealand and are honoured to be recognised as a Great Place to Work for 4 years in a row! We hire smart and talented people and get out of their way. As a principle-based organisation we have a flat structure with no hierarchy.

By focusing on our five principles and not getting caught up in red tape, we trust you to get the job done! Our Digital team works collaboratively to develop end-to-end digital solutions, ranging from technology selection to building and operating phases. Spanning both software and hardware deployments, we deliver and manage scalable, cloud-focused, automated solutions – focused on shared knowledge, continuous improvement and design thinking.

We value a diverse workplace and strongly encourage people from all backgrounds and minority groups to apply.