Senior DevOps Engineer - New Markets at Zip Co

Engineering, Permanent, Sydney sydney engineering
Posted 22 days ago


Zip is a high-growth FinTech, founded in Australia and expanding worldwide, with the purpose to give people the freedom to own it. We use technology and data to bring customers and partners together through a valued and fair payments experience.
Our strategic focus is underpinned by an aligned high-performance teams, reliable, secure and scalable platforms, constantly-improving product experiences and a trusted consumer brand.

Zip is growing rapidly and globally; and our mission is to enable our consumers to choose Zip as their first payment choice, everywhere and every day.

We’ve built an amazing culture at Zip, our teams are proud to work hard to provide innovative solutions to our customers and partners. Our standards are central to everything we do: Customer First, Own It, Stronger Together, and Raise the Bar.


The purpose of the DevOps Engineer role is to contribute to our infrastructure and ops functions in New Markets area. Reporting to the Lead DevOps Engineer, you will also be accountable for working within a global team that spans time zones to provide always-on support.


  • Perform effective code reviews
  • Maintain the performance and availability of the platforms you support
  • Develop strategies for HA, DR, canary deployments and rollbacks
  • Develop escalation strategies for always-on support
  • Lead development of high quality monitoring solutions across multiple tech stacks
  • Manage a backlog of features, bugs and technical debt and effectively manage priority
  • Help support the diagnosis of production issues when they happen
  • Explore new technologies and share your findings with the wider global engineering teams
  • Contribute to a culture of continuous improvement and innovation
  • Work in a team with a “team first” mentality
  • Design and build deployment pipelines in collaboration with development teams
  • Deliver reusable service/infrastructure templates
  • Educate developers about tools and practices
  • Identify and remediate pain points in the application lifecycle
  • Recommend and assist with architectural changes to improve performance and reliability

  • Expert knowledge of Software Development with at least one language
  • Expert knowledge of AWS and Azure
  • Experience with Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform
  • Experience with EventStore and Azure Message/Service bus (bonus!)
  • Experience with CI/CD tooling (e.g. Gitlab CI, GitHub Actions, TeamCity, etc)
  • Understanding of serverless technologies
  • Collaborative team player
  • Excellent troubleshooting and analysis skills
  • Ability to manage time effectively

  • Our share program, so you can own part of the company you work at.
  • Extended Maternity, Paternity and return to work benefits.
  • Birthday paid day off.
  • A Zip Pay account with no fees and no interest, ever. 
  • Fun team building experiences. 
  • Free breakfast, fruit, coffee and soft drinks.
  • Free lunches every Thursday 
  • Heaps of social events, plus Friday drinks.
  • Working for ASX Listed organisation: Zip Co (ASX:Z1P)
  • Please do not worry or be deterred from applying for this role if you do not meet all qualifications or basic requirements. The Zip business is open to all levels of professionals and we hire for the business alignment first, and functional capability later. If you have the curiosity to learn, we are willing to consider your application and look forward to exploring what experience you can bring to the Zip business!

    Our diverse teams make Zip stronger and we know that different cultures, perspectives and points-of-view are what makes us successful. If you think you're the right person to join one of Australia's (and the Globe's) fastest growing FinTechs, please don't hesitate to apply!

    #OwnIt #StrongerTogether #ZipIt #WeAreZip