App Developer – Australia
You will help WEC to develop and maintain multi-platform apps (Windows-OSX-Linux-iOS-Android) which will allow all our computer devices access to internal communication systems, while keeping within our security policy parameters.
Working from home is possible, but we believe you will benefit from locating with a team in one of our many IT centres, not just for fellowship but also for ease of communication and synergy.
Qualities & Gifts Sought
Experience of multi-platform programming is an advantage. Ability to work with AutoIt and Applescript are an advantage.
We need someone who works well within a team environment and has the ability to learn and work within the organisation's security policies and communication environment. You are good at assessing and understanding users' needs.
Our ref 10300a
The Commonwealth of Australia in Oceania, comprises the Australian continent, the island of Tasmania and numerous smaller islands. The capital city is Canberra, and its largest urban area is Sydney.
Before the first European settlement, Australia was inhabited by indigenous Australians, who spoke around 250 different languages. The current population of around 25 million is highly urbanised and heavily concentrated on the eastern seaboard. Australia has the world's 9th largest immigrant population, with immigrants accounting for 26% of the population.
Australia currently hosts a total of 183 people groups, twenty of which are considered unreached. The evangelical population is around 14.5% of the total.
[source: Joshua Project]
WEC Australia’s vision to see Australians and their churches passionately involved in strategic roles so that multiplying churches are planted among unreached people groups.
WEC Australia come alongside local churches to help them understand cross-cultural church planting, providing vocational training, so that they can see first-hand what is involved, and work with sending churches to provide effective member care for Australian missionaries.
[source: WEC Australia website]