Senior Software Engineer at Hipages

Engineering, Sydney sydney engineering
Posted 3 months ago

Our Story:

We’re hipages.

hipages provides a better, smarter way to connect tradies and consumers and get the job done well.

Our purpose is to make home improvement effortlessly efficient, creating happier homes. We build technology that solves the frictions of an industry ready for optimisation and are on a mission to bring simplicity, trust and create a seamless experience for our tradies and homeowners.

To date, over two million Australians have changed the way they find, hire and manage trusted tradies to get a job done around their home by using hipages. Our team thrives on bringing simplicity and trust to the tradie/consumer experience.

hipages. Change the way you tradie!

Your Challenge:

hipages is in the midst of launching a brand new business aimed at improving the lives of Tradies all across Australia. Still in its early stages, now is an extremely exciting time to join a highly motivated team in a well funded startup iterating within a truly innovative Lean Kanban framework.

This is a greenfield project, building the first version of the product with .NET Core and React Native, employing Domain Driven Design and CQRS.

As a Senior Software Engineer within the team, your role will be to develop and deliver our product, working closely with other software engineers, a UX designer, product manager, and other key stakeholders. You will be influential in defining the future of this product, as well as the hipages software architecture as we continue to evolve. 

Key Responsibilities:

  • Raising the bar of what-good-looks-like within hipages Engineering
  • Design, development, and delivery of quality, maintainable  software applications
  • Creation of APIs which will be consumed both internally and externally
  • Involvement in data-driven product experimentation
  • Writing clean, scalable, testable code to support and enable the growth of the company
  • Participation in discussions of system architecture
  • Coaching and mentoring of more junior team members

You bring:

You have the ability to drive performance through commercial opportunities within your team. You are someone who adjusts your communication style based on your audience and is able to get your message across clearly and succinctly. You enjoy working through complex issues and use data/people and technology as a primary focus to problem solve. You maintain and focus on developing relationships, whilst regularly ensuring you are contributing to a positive team atmosphere.

You are able to articulate the tech vision and direction of the team and are a gatekeeper to ensuring that the team is adhering to high quality engineering standards and practices. You demonstrate clear expertise in your technical area and are constantly improving the code structure and architecture within your team.

Your CV:

  • Relevant software engineering experience within a product organisation or startup environment
  • Experience in designing, developing, implementing, and maintaining React applications (React Native a bonus)
  • Experience in building full stack applications. Some experience working with .Net Core is a plus, but any backend technology is acceptable
  • Good understanding of modern CICD practices
  • Experience working in an agile team (Scrum or Kanban)
  • Experience writing automated tests

Why join the hipages family?

Our team members really are at the forefront of our business and we empower our team to have a voice, make a difference, help lead the business forward and keep hipages one of the best places to work in Australia. A dedicated high performance team, huge investment in your career development, superior employee benefits and participation within our Employee Share Program are just some of the many reasons to join us, not to mention the free brekkie and the most amazing office in Australia, located in the heart of Sydney CBD!

What you can expect:

At hipages, no two days are the same and our pace is fast! Interesting, meaningful and challenging work within our diverse and inclusive ‘one team’ culture will have you leaping out of bed in the morning.  We regularly refer to our company values to guide our behaviours and empower our team to feel free to be themselves so they can unleash their maximum potential. We are down-to-earth people who genuinely work together as a team to "make it happen".  This is hipages' DNA.

We also love celebrating -  everything! Birthdays, babies, big wins, little wins and anything in between; our company celebration events are legendary! Check out our Instagram #hipagesteam to get the picture.  

Does this sound like the place you belong? Welcome home.

hipages. Change the way you career!