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Our expertise in Software Development

From apps and websites, to chatbots, smart technology, mobile and robotics; today’s world runs on software.

Leading this digital charge are software and application developers, who are responsible for enabling innovation critical to an organisation’s growth.

According to The Knowledge Academy, developers will continue to be one of the fastest growing and most in-demand tech professions over the next five years, with Australian Government expecting 80,000 new jobs created by 2025.

However, this surge comes with its challenges. Particularly, for organisations who depend on developers and architects to execute their business strategy, who need to be able to react quickly to market changes and new technologies.

We are the experts in Tech Recruitment

At TheDriveGroup, we help organisations overcome recruitment challenges by providing access to developers when they need them.

With over 10 years’ experience, we have built a strong network of candidates and clients and gained a deep understanding of the technicalities in recruiting in the software and applications development space.

Our unique ability to source talent quickly from a pool of highly skilled JavaScript, .Net, Java, PHP, Mobile and other top-rated skillsets, is why businesses continually partner with us for roles such as:

  • .Net Developer

  • Java Developer

  • Front End / JavaScript Developer

  • NodeJS Developer

  • Mobile: iOS & Android Developer

  • Python, Golang, PHP, Ruby on Rails, Scala etc

  • Technical Lead / Team Lead

  • Application / Solution Architect

Looking to hire a Software Developer?

Through our specialised tech recruitment services that leverage the most innovative recruitment platform, and a pipeline of vetted, engaged and highly experienced candidates, we can take the hassle and time out of finding your next Developer.

Talk to us today to see how we can help.

Looking for jobs in Software Development?

We partner with leading brands in emerging and fast growth markets to help them find and attract the best talent. If you are a Developer looking for your next challenge in a company that shares your values - we can help you find them.

Search our available opportunities now or Register with us now and we’ll be in touch to discuss what exciting opportunities we may have for you.

Meet our Development team

  • James Sullivan

    James Sullivan

    Director - Development & Emerging Technology
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    • 02 8076 4661
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  • John Ross

    John Ross

    Director - Data & Technology
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  • Jamie Dryburgh

    Jamie Dryburgh

    Principal Consultant - Software Development
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    • 02 8074 8360
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  • Caoimhe Sheahan

    Caoimhe Sheahan

    Principal Consultant - JavaScript Development
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    • 0412 832 976
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  • Steven Ly

    Steven Ly

    Senior Consultant - Mobile Development
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    • 02 8074 8628
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  • Angus Williams

    Angus Williams

    Senior Consultant - Software Development
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    • 02 7202 7000
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Jobs in Development

  • .NET Developer | .NET Core / Microservices / Azure / Angular

    Long term 12 month + contracts  Flexible hours  Work from home available long term  Above market rates $$$$$  TheDriveGroup is working with a company that is taking on the major players in a multi-billion-dollar industry! Due to growth, we have an opportunity for multiple .Net Developers to join their Sydney team in their brand new offices (fully remote currently)! They are looking for pure backend specialist and full-stack developers with Angular 8+.  Your role will focus on .NET Core, Microservices, and Azure and you will help build and deliver scalable solutions that are used by millions of people here in Australia! Ideally, you will also have current experience working with enterprise-level and high traffic applications and/or experience with mobile applications. Any experience with NServiceBus, RabbitMQ, Service Fabric (or similar) would be a huge plus. They can offer long term rolling contracts - or even a perm role for a top candidate. Both options offer plenty of career progression, lots of training, excellent work/life balance with flexible work hours, and work from home options. If you want to join a rapidly growing dynamic company and work on unique and interesting projects - this is the place for you! Experience Required: C# .NET Core Microservices Event-driven Development/Architecture / Distributed Systems Azure - CosmosDB, Service Fabric etc Security, Performance, Scalability Modern Design Patterns SQL / NoSQL Test-Driven Development (TDD) Agile / Scrum Team Player Perfect Communication Skills Front End Stack for Full stack developers  Angular 8+ Javascript  HTML , CSS  Interviews are happening immediately so please APPLY NOW if you don't want to miss out. Please note: AU PR or Citizenship is required to apply. We look forward to hearing from you.
  • Multiple .NET Developer Roles: .Net Core, Angular, ReactJS, Azure, AWS

    Our recruitment team has been placing the very best .NET Engineers into the very best of companies for almost 10 years now. Our highly experienced consultants know the Sydney market inside out, and as a result, are currently recruiting 15+ positions across Sydney.    All roles are remote and offer 100% WFH with the view to go back into the office a couple of days a week later this year, but some may consider 100% remote long term for the right person. Our clients are a strong mix of Startups/Global Tech Products and Enterprise Level ASX Listed companies (think Big 4 Banks, eCommerce Giants, rapidly scaling Fintechs etc). We have both contract and permanent opportunities at all levels, and even if the below roles do not catch your eye, please reach out and we can discuss plenty of other opportunities and help define what your next move and career should really look like.    Job Descriptions: All of the below roles are live and ready to go with budgets signed off. We have detailed information and Job Descriptions for every role and can provide a great insight into the market and each company that we partner closely with. Some Of Our Open Roles In Sydney Right Now: Technical Lead (MicroServices/Azure) - $850-950pd Senior Full Stack .NET Engineer (Banking/React.js) - $1000-1200pd+ Senior BE .NET Engineer (Banking/Finance) - $1000-1200pd+ 3x Senior BE .NET Engineer (MicroServices/Azure) - $800-900pd 2x Senior Full Stack .NET Engineer (Angular/Azure) - $800-850pd MID Full Stack .NET Engineer (Angular) - $120-130k+Super Senior Full Stack .NET Engineer (Angular) - $130-155k+Super 2x Senior Full Stack Developer (Angular/Azure) - $130-150k+Super Senior .NET Developer (Sports/Betting/High Traffic Systems) - $130-150k+Super Junior .NET / Support Engineer - $80-90k+Super .Net Engineering Manager (Grow a team from 3 to 10) If any of the above roles match your experience and expectations please APPLY with your CV and we will be in touch ASAP for a confidential chat. Alternatively, please email us at: We receive new requirements sometimes daily, most of which we do not advertise, so if the above do not match or you are not quite ready to change jobs yet, or want information on the tech market - feel free to get in touch for a friendly chat.   Please Note: you must be in Australia, with AU Citizenship, PR, or a Sponsored Visa we can transfer. Thanks for reading and we look forward to working with you.
  • 2x Full Stack JavaScript Engineer | Node.js / TypeScript

    Due to growth and new greenfield projects we have multiple new Software Engineer opportunities within a high-profile tech team here in Sydney. We have helped build an Agile team that has taken on numerous multi-million dollar projects across Cloud, Big Data, AI, and Machine Learning. They have 3x brand new projects ready to go and require MID and Senior level Engineers to strengthen the team. MID level Engineers will support the Seniors in the team, and the Seniors will be the technical leads on their projects and prototype, design, and architect new solutions. You will be surrounded by high-performance tech minds based out of modern Sydney CBD offices with the option to work from home as much as you need to. They are pretty social and offer plenty of fun team events. Their culture is work hard / play hard and they also offer excellent training and career paths for those looking to quickly progress through the ranks. We are looking for someone ideally from a NodeJS Developer or JavaScript Developer / Front End Developer / Full Stack JavaScript Developer background, who can work across the below tech stack - but can also consider a strong Full Stack .NET Developer. What you will work with / learn: NodeJS Microservices JavaScript TypeScript Angular 11 Git / Github CI / CD Agile / JIRA Unit Testing / TDD Azure / AWS Cloud Docker Kubernetes SQL / PostgreSQL AI, Machine Learning, Data & Analytics Interviews are taking place immediately via ZOOM and start dates are ideally in the next 1-2 months. Salaries are very flexible but ballpark around $120-175k depending on level/experience. Please apply with your latest CV and we will be in touch immediately for a confidential chat. If you have any specific questions you can also reach out to us directly on: We look forward to hearing from you.
  • Front End Developer | React.js / TypeScript | AI & Machine Learning

    We are looking for a Front End Engineer who wants to join one of the fastest-growing tech companies in Australia! You will be given the opportunity to join a new mid-sized team within a global tech company and help build several new products from the ground up. You will take on an almost blank canvas and help lead a build on a new project end to end so experience working with React.js is crucial. Interviews will take place via ZOOM and the start date is flexible. You can start remotely but need to live in Sydney as everyone goes into their Sydney CBD offices for meetings from time to time. The Stack / Skills We Are Looking For: React.js JavaScript  Typescript HTML5  / CSS3 (SASS) Webpack GIT Agile / Scrum Unit Testing Perfect Communication Skills Team Player Bonus Skills: Cloud Platforms - AWS, GCP or Azure GraphQL Node.js AI or Machine Learning Follow Us On Linkedin  For The Latest Tech News, New Jobs & Our $1000 'Introduce A Friend' Referral Fee!
  • Senior & Mid Full Stack Software Engineers (NodeJS)

    Flexible & Remote Working | Greenfield SaaS Projects| $90k - $180k+    Due to rapid growth, we're currently looking for Mid, Senior or Principal level Engineers to join a Sydney based Fintech tech team who are known in the industry for being high performing, who think big and who strive to do things better. We're looking for Engineers who want to make an impact.    We're ideally looking for Back End heavy Engineers to work on Typescript, NodeJS and AWS, but there are also opportunities to work on React. For Mid Levels, there are also tonnes of mentorship and progression opportunities.      You'll join to work on several upcoming greenfield projects in a company that doesn't believe in red tape, where everyone is encouraged to bring their opinion to the table so you'll be able to make an impact as an individual contributor. A large portion of the team come from product-based organisations that think of the WHY. Think laid back start-up culture but high quality and high performing who get stuff done.    The Stack/ What You'll Work With: Javascript, Typescript ReactJS, NodeJS & ExpressJS GraphQL Microservices AWS Serverless It’s a seriously exciting time to join so if you love to learn new things and want to help solve interesting problems please get in touch!    Follow Us On Linkedin: For The Latest Tech News, New Jobs & Check Out Our $1000 'Introduce A Friend' Referral Fee.
  • PHP Developers | Laravel | Angular

    Software Developer (PHP, Laravel & Angular) We have a fantastic opportunity for experienced PHP Developers to join a rapidly expanding but established company based in Sydney CBD.   As an experienced PHP developer, you will be looking for an opportunity to utilise and develop your PHP and leadership skills on a leading Financial Services Product used by millions of people globally. What are we looking for?  We are looking for passionate engineers to join their established and highly collaborative in-house development team. They are looking for someone with strong PHP expertise to help come in and be instrumental in building on their existing development team; this will present the opportunity to grow into a more senior position within the business in the future should that be your ambition. You will be collaborating with product owners, tech leads, engineers, and QAs to resolve issues and create a product that will delight customers, driving the company's success forwards.  You will be working in a relaxed and friendly environment where you can make the most of your PHP skills and develop them further, allowing you to reach your full potential.  If you are looking for a company that invests in your technical skill-set, promotes career progression, and gives you the opportunity to have your say on the way a business moves forward, this is the place for you!  Requirements: Strong PHP development experience Experience with any modern PHP framework such as Laravel & Symfony Good SQL skills Agile development methodologies knowledge Excellent communication skills Desirable: Dockers, Continuous Integration JavaScript / Angular Cloud Platforms - AWS or Google Cloud This is an immediate requirement and on offer is a Casual Jeans and T-shirt environment with all the latest tech, a fully stocked fridge, you can choose your own setup, and a very competitive package as well as the ability to work remotely. Please click apply to submit your resume and a consultant will be in touch shortly.
  • .NET Developer | Global Tech Company | Big Data

    TheDriveGroup have engaged with a global data company and due to growth, they have an immediate need for a range of mid and senior .Net Developers to join their business. They are a team of 8 highly talented developers working on several projects in the Data space. This team is working on cutting edge technology and is looking for an engineer who really understands the art of coding the most beautiful code they can. There is an emphasis on high code coverage and testing is the norm on any code you build.  They are offering a 12-month fixed term contract (there is also the opportunity to convert to perm). They offer great career progression and training, and also offer solid work/life balance with flexible work hours and work from home. The role is fully remote to begin with. When they're fully back to normal (if we will ever return to the normal) they will operate a hybrid model that suits your needs. If you want to join a global tech company and work on unique and interesting projects - this is the place for you! Experience Required: Strong experience with Software Development Mid and Senior Level roles available 3+ years of experience as a .Net Developer MS SQL Server API Design TDD CI/CD SOLID Principles  Agile Source Control - eg GIT Team Player Perfect Communication Skills Interviews taking place now (quick 1-2 stages via video). The start dates are ASAP but they are happy to wait and accommodate your notice period.  Please note: AU PR or Citizenship is required to apply.
  • 2x Senior Golang Developer | Global Tech Product

    This is a rare opportunity for 2x Golang Software Engineers to join an established tech company who already has global reach!  Due to multiple successful rounds of funding and heavy investment from some top stakeholders they are looking to double their Sydney team over the next 12 months and require a Senior Golang Engineer to join the team as the next new hire! Ideally, we are looking for a very strong Senior or Lead Golang Developer. However, Mid Level Developers are encouraged to also apply as we have more roles coming up soon! This is a key position and we need someone who has the technical experience, drive, and leadership acumen to help steer product development and technical delivery successfully through a lean/agile product development process.   What they can offer: Work on a cutting-edge global product! Unique work that you won't find anywhere else! Well established and very well funded business with a start-up vibe! Working closely with one of the best Golang teams in AU! Modern CBD offices next to a train station! Plenty of team days out and social events! New tech, tools, equipment etc! HUGE salary package on offer! The Stack / Ideal Skills: Golang JavaScript React.js Kubernetes Docker Cloud Platforms - AWS or GCP Agile We’re looking for someone who’s excited about the prospect of helping scale an engineering team, and define the next steps of the product whilst working in a business that has funding to invest in significant growth. This is a role signed off and ready to go with a flexible start date. On offer are a highly competitive salary and plenty of training. support and career growth. It’s a seriously exciting time to join this business, so if you are a Golang Developer who is driven, passionate about new tech, loves to learn new things and wants to help solve interesting problems - please get in touch today!