Shaun Walker

Shaun Walker
Development Manager

Development Manager, External Applications
Sonic HealthcareDec 2018 – Present

External Application Development Manager at Sonic Healthcare. 

Development Manager, SCS
Sonic HealthcareJan 2018 – May 2020

Primary Care Development Manager at Sonic Healthcare supporting Sonic Clinical Services and its Businesses

Senior Developer
Sonic HealthcareJan 2017 – Jan 2018
Web Developer & System Adminstrator
Jan 2004 – Present

I occasionally freelance/contract for a small number of clients as well as provide web

hosting and service management.

Technical Consultant
BitlinkOct 2011 – Jan 2017

I provide technical support and hosting for a range of educational and health based

applications in Tasmania. Some of the services that I provide include hosting

infrastructure tied into University certificate material (Tracktivity).

Lead Developer / Co-founder
AppointuitAug 2011 – Nov 2016

As a co-founder of Appointuit my roles included designing, coordinating the

implementation of and managing the infrastructure and architecture of the Appointuit

platform. I liaised with end users and vendors to build a platform that increases practice

efficiency and reduces strain on the day to day operations in medical practice


Roles & Responsibilities

• Lead software designer and developer for the Appointuit platform since its


• Developing and managing core platform infrastructure

• Overseeing a small development team to implement new functionality

• Analysing client/end-user requirements and producing business plans to build new

features using the Agile methodology that meets the workflow requirements of the


• Delivering flexible, feature rich integrations with 3rd party software vendor systems

• Aiding and contributing to the company’s future and direction

• Identifying and investigating possible integrations, service improvements and

infrastructure upgrades


• Helped to build a system that not only is more feature rich and flexible than

competitors in our market space, but also built faster with a very small development


• Aided with the acquisition into a larger corporate that successfully ASX listed in


IT Technican – CSAW
University of TasmaniaMar 2011 – Dec 2012

General IT support for Windows and Mac users, management of Windows Server based machines and web servers

Research Intership
HITLab AustraliaNov 2011 – Feb 2012

Contributed to the design and development on a couple of university research projects:

iFiction, an augmented reality tablet based book project; Ghostman, an augmented

reality rehabilitation project.

Developed skills in:

– Android SDK

– C++

– Bluetooth communications between desktops and android devices

– Unity3D

– Augmented Reality on mobile platforms


– Collaborating with other group members

Network Services Technician
SympactNov 2007 – Jan 2010

Desktop and network support for a diverse range of small and corporate clients.

Managed Microsoft based desktops and servers, Linux based servers, MYOB corporate

software, in-house software development and client based web development services.