Senior Full Stack Engineer - Digital Wallet at Zip Co

Engineering, Full-Time, Sydney sydney engineering full-time
Description
Posted a month ago

About us

We are Zip, a rapidly expanding global fintech headquartered out of Sydney, Australia with a growing presence focused in the US and UK markets.

We're here to simplify how the world pays for what they need by connecting merchants with consumers and offering them fair and seamless payment solutions, everywhere. We’re also the brains behind Pocketbook, which helps almost a million Aussies take control of their money and improve their financial well-being.

Our values are at the heart of everything we do. They form our Mamba mentality - how we’re better than yesterday, and are used to create game-changing experiences for our customers and our people.

The role
As a Senior Engineer in the Consumer Plus team, you will guide and mentor a high-performing team of engineers to deliver the Engineering and  Product roadmap. You'll be someone who primarily loves to code, but also enjoys contributing to (and sometimes leading) architectural discussions, and being a collaborative member of an epic team. You'll get to work with a passionate team that delivers quickly and loves to write quality, reusable code.

Your day to day:

  • Develop, support, provide  technical guidance to the engineering squad to reduce complexity
  • Promote a high-performance culture
  • Coach engineering best-practices 
  • Guides the team on delivering quality focused solutions
  • Collaborates with the Engineering  manager and Product Manager in a triad to discover and validate technical problems
  • Ensure solutions can balance between long term ambitions and near term goals
  • Contributes across teams to core and side projects
  • To help us level up, you’ll bring:

  • Technical excellence across design principles and code quality 
  • Focus on operational maturity and effective delivery 
  • Comfortable challenging directly whilst caring personally 
  • Ability to coach and bring the best out of others
  • Ability to balance outcomes for customers, the team and the business
  • Flexibility, an open mind, curiosity and passion for learning
  • Ability to jump between empathizing with a customer problem and designing an engaging solution
  • Our values in your DNA: Customer First, Own It, Stronger Together and Change the Game
  • Your skills & Experience:

  • Expert level experience in Kotlin and RESTful APIs
  • Solid experience with React, NextJS & Typescript
  • Solid experience on SQL and NoSQL storage solutions
  • Experience on AWS, Kubernetes
  • Experience with microservice and event-based architectures - we use Kafka
  • Solid experience on Agile Development, Design Patterns, TDD and Gitflow
  • Experience with GitLab/Bitbucket
  • Experience with Terraform, Newrelic and Kibana
  • Desirable Skills:

  • Experience in C#, .Net Core and/or NodeJS
  • Experience with GraphQL and Apollo Client
  • Experience in Angular 5+
  • Knowledge of payment gateways
  • We’re looking for someone who always finds new boundaries to cross - a future Zipster who will obsess over excellence and make constant improvements for our customers. We’ve removed the red tape here to get things done quickly, so if you see a problem, own the solution. You've gotta hustle at Zip!

    If you only meet some of the requirements for this role, that's okay. We value a diverse range of backgrounds and ideas and believe this is fundamental for our future success. So, if you have the curiosity to learn and the willingness to teach what you know, we'd love to hear from you.

    We pride ourselves on creating an inclusive workplace that provides equal opportunities to all persons regardless of their age, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or anything else.

    Benefits @ Zip

    -  Flexible working culture
    -  Share incentive programs
    -  Generous paid parental leave
    -  Birthday and wellness leave
    -  Epic offices with a casual dress code
    -  Fun team with high-growth hustle
    -  Free breakfast and weekly lunches
    -  Heaps of social events

    Join us on our mission to be the first payment choice, everywhere and every day.