Systems Analyst/Developer



MinterEllison is Australia’s largest law firm and provides legal and consulting services.


Purpose is at our core. We create lasting impacts with our clients, our people and our communities. Our teams collaborate and deliver to our Purpose, and consistently work to embed our values into everyday actions. Clients rely on our expertise and insights. They value our responsive, creative and commercial approach. We are curious by nature, diverse in our disciplines and authentic in our relationships.


Diversity and inclusion is at the core of our Purpose and informs the way we work with each other, our clients and in the community. We know that when we bring together diversity of thinking, skills, experience, gender identity, backgrounds and orientations, we get better results.



The Role


The Systems Analyst Developer will support MinterEllison's journey towards becoming an Analytics and Insights driven organisation. This role is open to our Sydney and Brisbane office. 


This role is responsible for programming, database management and general technology activities in delivering & maintaining the applications & services that support the business requirements of the firm. Working with the Firm's development team you will:


  • Analysis, design, implementation and support of custom applications
  • Implement, customise and support of third-party solutions 
  • Develop and support the integration modules between applications
  • Support and maintain the firms SQL Server database environments
  • Development of interfaces that follow strong usability practices in line with corporate standards
  • Identify and suggest possible areas for innovation and improvement in applying technology within the firm
  • Analyse and review business requirements for application development
  • Assist with system upgrades and support activities as required
  • Perform application testing and research into new or updated Applications.
  • Manage packaging and deployment of updates and new core Applications.
  • Familiarity with integrations of our mainstream applications with the aim to applying best practice integration principles
  • Develop/deploy the application suite for Standard Operating Environment (SOE)


About You

  • Tertiary qualifications or equivalent qualifications with 3-5 years experience
  • Microsoft Visual Studio .net (VB, ASP, C#) and related tools (TFS/DevOps and Visual Studio Code)
  • Understanding of Web based technologies
  • Intermediate MS SQL Server DB Administration
  • Sound understanding of application administration and testing
  • Provide regular feedback on outstanding tasks
  • Share knowledge with team members
  • Experience within Agile and Prince 2 project management methodologies


Why MinterEllison:

We are recognised as Australia's Most Attractive Firm, a WGEA Employer of Choice for Gender Equality in Australia and we hold Gold employer status with the Australian Workplace Equality Index (AWEI).


We make diversity in all its forms central to collaboration. This is why we offer hybrid working options to encourage balance, wellbeing and support for sustainable ways of working. We offer up to 20 weeks paid parental leave for the primary carer within the first 24 months following birth or adoption, and a range of social, financial and health benefits, including free gym membership – all with no minimum tenure.


We welcome applications from people of all ages, cultural backgrounds, genders (including if you identify as transgender or gender diverse), sexual orientations, as well as people living with a disability or who have family or carer responsibilities. We particularly encourage Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people to apply for roles with MinterEllison.


How to apply:

We love to connect with people directly, so please submit your CV and cover letter for consideration by clicking on the 'Apply' button below.


If you would like further information, to tell us about any adjustments you might require through the recruitment process or if you are trans or gender diverse and want a confidential discussion, please contact [email protected]


Agency submissions will not be accepted without prior express approval from the MinterEllison recruitment team. All agency candidates must be submitted through our on-line portal to be valid.


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Contract Type:  Permanent