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Senior Software Engineer

Date: Aug 2, 2022

Location: Brisbane, QLD, AU, 4000

Company: Bentley Systems



Location: Brisbane, Australia preferred. Also open to all East Coast offices/remote working and working remotely from New Zealand.


Position Summary:

Bentley is seeking a Senior Software Engineer to join our Project Delivery Team. You will develop, code review, test, and maintain new and existing features within SYNCHRO Perform product suite (formerly known and recently acquired  The role involves working closely within the development and delivery team and may also involve some direct client engagement to help ensure requirements are properly understood and solutions are fit for purpose.

At Bentley Systems, we serve a global community of designers, constructors, and operators of critical infrastructure. Your work will be instrumental in delivering a top-notch user experience to an industry responsible for creating and maintaining our physical built environment.


Your Day-to-Day:

  • Helping design, develop, test and maintain features within SYNCHRO Perform (web and mobile).
  • Implementing solutions using the most appropriate methods, tools, and languages. Software is written mainly for deployment to Linux systems primarily in Ruby and SQL for the backend and HTML, CSS and JavaScript for the front end.
  • Engaging with colleagues to ensure what is being built will meet our users’ needs. You are expected to ask questions and challenge decisions to ensure quality.
  • Writing clear, maintainable, testable, efficient, and secure code.
  • Taking part in and, where appropriate, leading project and code reviews.
  • Adhering to and informing best practices within the team.
  • Supporting and maintaining existing solutions.
  • Assisting in the production of estimates and informing of progress.


What You Bring to The Team:

  • Excellent communication skills.
  • Excellent problem-solving skills.
  • Object Oriented Programming.
  • Web based client/server architectures.
  • Knowledge of how to develop secure web-based applications.
  • Programming languages: Ruby, SQL, Javascript, HTML, CSS
  • Web frameworks/libraries (Rails, React)


Additional Desired Skills:

  • Agile development experience and test-driven development
  • Experience specifically developing and maintaining web software
  • Web Services / RESTful services
  • Relational database design and SQL (PostgreSQL)
  • Source control using Git


What We Offer:

  • A great Team and culture – please see our Recruitment Video.
  • An exciting career as an integral part of a world-leading software company providing solutions for architecture, engineering, and construction.
  • Competitive Salary and benefits.
  • The opportunity to work within a global and diversely international team.
  • A supportive and collaborative environment.
  • Colleague Recognition Awards.


Who We Are:

Bentley Systems (Nasdaq: BSY) is the infrastructure engineering software company. We provide innovative software to advance the world's infrastructure – sustaining both the global economy and environment. Our industry-leading software solutions are used by professionals, and organizations of every size, for the design, construction, and operations of roads and bridges, rail and transit, water and wastewater, public works and utilities, buildings and campuses, mining, and industrial facilities. Our offerings include MicroStation-based applications for modeling and simulation, ProjectWise for project delivery, AssetWise for asset and network performance, Seequent's leading geoprofessional software portfolio, and the iTwin platform for infrastructure digital twins. Bentley Systems employs more than 4,500 colleagues and generates annual revenues of approximately $1 billion in 186 countries.


Equal Opportunity Employer:

Bentley is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and considers for employment all qualified applicants without regard to race, color, gender/gender identity, sexual orientation, disability, marital status, religion/belief, national origin, caste, age, or any other characteristic protected by local law or unrelated to job qualifications.

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