Goodman Fielder - Application Developer Intern

North Sydney, NSW

Role Description

Goodman Fielder is a food company that employs over 5,500 people with annual sales of over $2BN. We have over 50 sites in Australia, New Zealand, Papua New Guinea, Fiji, New Caledonia, and other Pacific Islands.  We also have a growing presence in Hong Kong, Singapore, The Philippines and China.

We manufacture, package, distribute, market, and sell a wide range of food products including bread, milk, cheese, chicken, flour, oils, spreads, baking ingredients, ice creams, and snacks. We produce iconic brands across each of our markets.

As our business continues to grow our IT department is adapting and changing to these new opportunities. We see engagement and development of the next generation of Information Technology professionals as one of the ways that will help us develop.


We are looking to engage an undergraduate Application Developer to:

  • Work with business stakeholders, IT business analysts and project managers to understand requirements for new features and enhancements.
  • Develop and test applications that meet business requirements.
  • Provide support to business users during user acceptance testing.
  • Document solutions and transition to operational support teams.
  • Provide regular updates to project manager on progress.


Required Skills/Knowledge

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills.
  • Good knowledge of programming languages and a knowledge of good programming practice.
  • Basic data analysis and SQL skills.
  • Knowledge of Agile development techniques such as Kanban/Scrum.
  • Well organised and good time management
  • Delivery and quality focused.
  • Commitment to team oriented success and collaboration


Desired Experience/Business Skills

  • Desire to learn low code Mobile App Development Platforms.
  • Flexible, more interested in delivering a business outcome than developing a purist IT solution.
  • Able to work with low-levels of supervision



Must be currently studying for an Information Technology or Business Information Systems degree at an Australian University.


The scholarship amounts to $38,000 tax-free for undergraduates or $42,000 tax-free for postgraduates at 12-months full-time (Mon-Friday).


  • Type

    Work Integrated Learning

  • Company

    Goodman Fielder

  • Scholarship Amount


  • Undergrad or Postgrad


  • Length

    12 months

  • Working hours

    Full time

  • Required residency

    Australian citizen or permanent resident

  • Application closing date


  • Expected start date


  • Location

    North Sydney, NSW