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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 Software 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 - .NET 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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  • Evelyn Chan

    Evelyn Chan

    Recruitment Consultant - Software Development
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    • 0421 138 602
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  • Steven Ly

    Steven Ly

    Principal 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 Software Development

  • Java Developers | Spring Boot / AWS

    We are looking for multiple Backend or Full Stack Java Developers who want to make the move to a tech-focused company building market-leading products! Perks/Benefits: Help build a new innovative product Join a highly skilled team of Engineers New modern office next to a train station Plenty of learning/training/development Well funded and backed company Be recognised for your work and have an influence on the product Great office vibe and family culture Work from home / flexible hours New equipment, latest tech/tools, Agile etc + Plenty of cool perks and social events! We are open to Full Stack or Backend Engineers - but to be considered you must have hands-on experience with Java. You will not only be given the opportunity to join a rapidly growing team within a well-funded tech company - but you will get the chance to gain valuable exposure to things like Microservices Architecture, Cloud/AWS, React/Node, AI/Big Data + More! The Stack / Ideal Skills: Java 8+ Spring Boot Microservices SQL, PostgreSQL or MongoDB Agile CI / CD  TDD Team Player Excellent Communication Skills Bonus Points For: Cloud - AWS TypeScript NodeJS DevOps / Docker / Kubernetes Big Data / Machine Learning / AI The start date is flexible and their offices are new and based right next to a central Sydney train station however they do offer the opportunity to work from home too! Please apply with your resume and we will be in touch for a confidential discussion ASAP. Interviews starting immediately virtually. Follow Us On Linkedin: For The Latest Tech News, New Jobs & Our $1000 'Introduce A Friend' Referral Fee
  • Multiple .NET Developers Needed | .NET Core / Microservices / Azure / Angular

    Multiple roles available 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 .NetDevelopers 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 now so APPLY IMMEDIATELY!!!!  Please note: AU PR or Citizenship is required to apply. We look forward to hearing from you.
  • Senior Front End Developer | THE NEXT AU UNICORN!

    We are looking for a Senior Front End Engineer who wants to join one of the fastest-growing tech companies in Australia! About The Company: They are set to become the next AU Unicorn so now is the time to join! You will be given the opportunity to join a growing tech team within an AU product-based company with a global reach and several successful products across Web, Mobile, Data, AI, and Machine Learning! Their culture is one of the best around and we've helped them hire 10+ people who all absolutely love working there! So we know you will love working there too! Their team is across Software Engineering, SRE, QA, and Product and you will work with a range of people including a Head of Engineering, SRE Manager, SRE Engineers, Front End Developers, Golang Developers, QA Engineers, UI/UX Designers, Product Managers, Data Engineers, Architects, Tech Leads, Support Engineers etc. They have hired talent from the likes of Google and Atlassian - so you will be surrounded by some VERY smart people here! About You: To be successful you should have some experience in a Front End Development role working with React.js If you're a Full Stack Developer working with Node or Golang please also get in touch as we can certainly take on a Full Stack Developer too! You should also be someone who wants to join a company, take on equity, and strap in for the long-term ride! They are a company on a huge mission and want people who believe in the vision and see the potential of helping them build something very special - which should essentially set up all of their staff financially for the rest of their lives! Imagine if you joined Atlassian, Canva, Afterpay etc in the early days!  That is the potential here and the excitement they can offer you! The Role / Tech: React.js JavaScript  Typescript HTML5  / CSS3 (SASS) GIT Agile / Scrum Unit Testing Perfect Communication Skills Team Player Bonus Skills: Cloud Platforms - AWS or GCP  GraphQL Node.js Golang AI or Machine Learning Experience as a Tech Lead / Mentoring Juniors On Offer: They are offering a full-time role - and paying $150-180k+super+equity! Interviews will take place via ZOOM (quick 2 stages) 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 1-2 times a month (when we're not in lockdown). We have a full JD and are happy to discuss all the details with anyone who is interested and suitable. If you have any questions or would like to chat please feel free to email James directly 24/7 on: Thanks for reading!
  • 2x Senior Front End JavaScript Developer | Angular 12

    We are looking for a 2x Front End JavaScript Developers to join an enterprise-level team in Sydney! They work heavily with the latest versions of Angular on some very cool and complex projects!    The company is well-known with multiple high-profile customer-facing products. Their products are large, scalable, and used by millions! And their team is probably one of the best tech teams in Australia!    We are looking for 2x hands-on Front End Engineers who can help lead and deliver complex greenfield projects end-to-end!    They are 100% Agile and extremely profitable and have plenty of budget for innovation, new projects, training and development - so working here will add a huge amount of value to your skillset and resume!    To be considered, hopefully, you can tick off most of the below skills/experience: Angular 10+ (ideally using Angular v12) JavaScript TypeScript RxJS NgRx HTML / CSS / SCSS Source Control - eg GIT Unit Testing Frameworks CI / CD Agile Bonus Skills: CI/CD React.js  Node.js Cloud Deployment (Azure, AWS or GCP)    Start dates are flexible - but ideally looking for people who can start in the next month or so.    Interviews are via video and the team is currently 100% remote in Sydney.    This is a unique and rare opportunity to join one of the best tech teams in Sydney so get in quickly to secure an interview. We have full JDs for the roles and are happy to discuss all the details with anyone who is interested and suitable. If you have any questions or would like to chat please feel free to email our team directly 24/7 on Thanks for reading!
  • Senior Node.js / Full Stack JavaScript Engineer (x2)

    Due to growth and new projects we have multiple new Software Engineer opportunities within a high-profile tech team here in Sydney. You will join a leading Agile team that has taken on numerous multi-million dollar projects and you will help design, develop, architect, and scale multiple new products. The projects and budget are signed off and ready to go so we require Mid, Senior or Lead level Engineers to join and strengthen the team. 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 hard-working but they have fun 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 with good Node.js skills. The Tech / What you will work with: Node.js Microservices Architecture JavaScript TypeScript Angular or React.js GraphQL REST API's Git / Github DevOps / CI/CD Agile / JIRA Unit Testing / TDD / BDD Cloud Platforms AWS / Azure / GCP Docker / Kubernetes SQL / PostgreSQL / MongoDB Interviews are taking place immediately via ZOOM and start dates are ideally in the next 1-2 months. Contracts on offer are for 6-12+ months with the view to extend. Day rates will be around $850-1050pd+ depending on your level and 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.
  • 3x Senior .Net Developer | .Net Core / Cloud / React.js

    Due to the sign-off of a new project our client is looking to expand their Sydney team and require Mid & Senior .Net Developers (3+) to come on board for a brand new project. They are ideally looking for full/time perm staff - but may consider a long-term contract for the right person. The successful developers will join our growing team of talented software developers working out of our modern open-plan offices. They have multiple new projects and will discuss which one is right for you in an interview. They are a tech-driven company offering all the usual perks - fun culture, WFH (long term), flexible work hours, a casual dress code, Friday drinks, hack days, regular team events and trips, funded training and courses, a great career and promotion path, plenty of paid leave for full-time staff. The Development team is made up of multiple teams so if you are a Mid looking to grow into a Senior role or a Senior looking for an opportunity to move into a Tech Lead role in the near future then this is a great opportunity! They always aim to promote the right people into new positions when possible. Their tech team is their core and primary focus which means they have plenty of funding for new projects, new/modern equipment and are always staying ahead of the curve with the latest tools and technologies! Our Stack / What We Look For .NET Core React.js API's SQL Server Agile / JIRA Cloud Azure or AWS TDD / Unit Testing CI / CD Beneficial:  Microservices TypeScript DevOps Docker Kubernetes  Please apply with your latest CV and contact number - or feel free to get in touch with Jamie directly with any questions you may have: Note: For this one, we can only consider Australian Citizens or Permanent Residents and you must be living in Australia or arriving in the next 1-2 months. Thanks for reading and we look forward to hearing from you.
  • Digital Solution Architect | AWS / Web / Mobile

    The Role: Position: Digital / Cloud Solution Architect (AWS) Location: Sydney CBD (But 100% remote/WFH) Salary: $170-190k + Super On Offer / Benefits: Join a high profile team of very talented/passionate Software Engineers & Solution Architects Cloud / AWS / DevOps / CI / CD / Agile Environment Strong pipeline of work building complex web, mobile & cloud applications Work with the latest & greatest versions, tools, tech Flexible start & finish times & 100% work from home High profile portfolio of clients and projects for you to take the lead on If you are passionate about new and emerging tech and you stay ahead of the curve and keep up to date with the latest tools, frameworks, techniques etc - then you will fit in very well here. This role requires an experienced Enterprise or Solution Architect, ideally from a strong Engineering background (Java or .NET, AWS or Azure etc), who can work end to end designing, developing and delivering world-class solutions. You will be responsible for multiple large-scale and complex enterprise projects so recent experience in a similar role working on enterprise level platforms/products is crucial. Your previous roles may include Solution Architect, Enterprise Architect, Application Architect, Cloud Architect, Principal Consultant, AWS Architect / Cloud Engineer etc Requirements/Skills: Strong experience as a Solution Architect or Digital / Cloud Architect Web & Mobile Platform experience Fluent with DevOps / CI / CD / Docker / Kubernetes Exposure to large scalable high volume/traffic/distributed systems Strong experience with Cloud Platforms - mainly Amazon Web Services (AWS) (and ideally AWS certified) Other cloud platforms - Azure/GCP a bonus but not required Agile / Scrum / JIRA Experience working with modern tech stacks: Java, .NET, React, Angular, Node, iOS, Android etc Client facing or consulting experience Expose to any of the following a bonus: Big Data, Data Architecture, Machine Learning (ML) or Artificial Intelligence (AI). Experience working with blue chips clients in Banking, Finance, eCommerce, Telco etc Perfect communication skills (tech and non-tech) and a proven track record working closely with stakeholders.  Please note to apply for this role you MUST be in Australia with a valid work visa, PR or Citizenship. Overseas applicants will not be considered. The role is a full-time role paying around the $200k level + bonus. Interviews taking place ASAP via video calls - quick turnaround! Start date = flexible. Thank you for reading and we look forward to hearing from you.
  • Full stack .NET Engineer

    We are looking for a passionate Full Stack C# engineer that wants to work on building world-class payment products. Our client is an Australian icon that is driven by technology.    You will be joining and established team, with a great culture built on strong values, family-friendly with flexible working options available. They offer a friendly relaxed working environment and you own your own role. In return, you will passionate about the code your produce and strive to deliver work on time and to a high standard.    You will be used to working in an agile environment and like the challenge of solving complex problems.    MUST HAVE SKILLS   ASP.Net core MVC using C# SQL Web API'S HTML5, CSS and JavaScript YOUR FIRST YEAR  Happily integrating into the team and culture Delivering extremely high-quality code blocks on time You consistently own your work - the buck stops with you  You have the initiative to research, focus on client experience and interpret end-user goals Speed, accuracy, and flexibility - they are developing fast, and are pretty fluid in how they achieve the outcomes, you have to be comfortable with this   They are a jeans and t-shirt company, family-friendly with flexible working if needed, transparent and open, generally quite nerdy (even the marketing team), and supportive of each other. They have a very cool, custom-designed office in central Sydney, close to transport and surrounded by lots of eateries, drinking holes, and shops. Currently, full remote and have always offered a mix of Office and Work from home options. This is an immediate need and they offer a quick interview process and highly competitive packages are on offer for the right person.
  • MID Full Stack .NET Software Engineer - Melbourne

    Full Stack .NET Developer (MID Level) Want to use the latest technology? Want to work on numerous greenfield projects?  Work with Big Data & Machine Learning? This is a unique role that will allow you to work with the latest technology on some very exciting greenfield projects. We have a new role just signed off for a MID Full Stack .NET Developer with Angular experience to join a rapidly growing innovation team in a well-established Australian business. Throughout COVID they have experienced significant growth and are investing heavily in developing new products using the latest tools and technology. You will play an integral role working in the innovation arm to deliver innovative full-stack solutions across Big Data Platforms.  What you will be doing Designing and building new software products and capabilities Working across the full stack with .NET Core, Angular, and Typescript Collaborate with the wider teams and gain exposure to business stakeholders Deliver innovative solutions on a diverse range of products and technologies  What you will bring to the team Strong Experience working with: C#  .NET Core JavaScript, TypeScript Angular 11 (if you have Angular 2+ that is fine) SQL GIT  Agile Cloud Platforms - ideally Azure or AWS Bonus if you have experience with: NodeJS PostgreSQL Docker or Kubernetes Python Data / Big Data Platforms & Tools They are extremely profitable and have plenty of budget for innovation, new projects, training, and development - so working here will add a huge amount of value to your skillset and resume!  This is an immediate need and they are holding video interviews now. So please apply with your most recent resume and we will be in touch to talk through this role in more detail. Please note to apply you MUST be in Australia with a valid work visa, PR or Citizenship. Overseas applicants will not be considered, sorry.
  • Senior Java / AEM Developer

    ** New Role / New Team / Digital Transformation ** Due to growth and new projects our client is looking for an experienced AEM Developer to join a brand new AEM team based here in Australia!  You will ideally be Melbourne or Sydney based, but they're also open to people all over AU or even NZ - and you can be 100% remote and WFH if you wish. Interviews will take place immediately (quick turnaround via Zoom) and start dates will ideally be in October or November 2021!  There is a huge amount of work here and lots of new projects in the pipeline so career progression to Architect and/or a Tech Lead is also on offer for the right individual.  To be successful you should have experience working across most of the below: AEM (Adobe Experience Manager) Java Spring REST APIs CI/CD TDD / Unit Testing Agile  JIRA and Confluence Perfect Communication Skills Team Player Experience with Enterprise Level Projects Bonus Skills: Front End Ability / Angular / React.js Adobe Cloud, Analytics, Target, Tag Manager etc On Offer: High Profile Name/Brand ASX Listed Company Stable Work Environment Long Term Projects Enterprise Level Work Market Leader / Top Tech Team Agile / DevOps Culture Relaxed & Fun Team Culture Flexible Hours & 100% Work From Home Quick Interview Process (Video) Plenty Of Social / Team Events (When Possible) HUGE learning and development potential (training, support, management pathway) + Much More! This will start as a fully remote role with the option to work in their Sydney office if you wish. Interviews taking place via Video Call ASAP so get in touch today! Note: We have a full JD and are happy to discuss all the details with anyone who is interested and suitable. If you have any questions or would like to chat please feel free to email James directly 24/7 on: Thanks for reading!