Software Engineering Team Lead at Tyro

Engineering, Full-time, 55 Market St, Sydney, NSW sydney engineering full-time
Posted a month ago

Why work for us

We're not just like every other bank. Tyro has always been a tech company at heart, but fostering a diverse and inclusive environment, and a passion for continuous learning has always been one of the most important parts of our company's culture.

Tyros are a highly collaborative mix of people. You will work closely with our awesome teams and individuals in engineering, product management, customer support, sales and other functions within the business. Our over 500 strong team of Tyros, just like our customers, are the lifeblood of our business. We go to great lengths to ensure a positive and enjoyable employee experience for all. Everyone is committed to delivering great outcomes for our customers, and you will have the chance to change the face of banking for Australian businesses.

🎥 Take a look here what it's like to work at Tyro

As an Software Engineering Team Lead, you will be working day-to-day within a software delivery team helping to facilitate the flow of work in an Agile environment. This is, from product idea through design-build-test-operate for complex customer focused, business critical applications that use a range of cutting-edge technologies. You are responsible for keeping multiple stakeholders involved and informed and are willing and able to have difficult conversations when needed with team members or stakeholders.

What you'll be doing:

Lead delivery teams using Agile, Lean, and Continuous Delivery practices and methods
Help facilitate interactions within your team, across your tribe and more broadly with other teams within Tyro
Remove roadblocks and encourage continuous improvement so that your team(s) can deliver as effectively as possible
Focus on and balance the needs of the customer, your team(s) and the Tyro business
Empower your team(s) and ensure a clear a path to make it easier for them to develop a product that customers will love
Coach and mentor your team to better versions of themselves
Manage multiple work streams and forge positive relationships with multiple stakeholder groups
Keep both the long and short term in view, removing bottlenecks in current workflow and preparing for longer term work so that it is ready once the team(s) get to it
Encourage innovation and take managed risks by implementing incremental approaches to delivery
Work in a team-oriented, collaborative environment and to lead from the front with enthusiasm and energy
Ensure openness, transparency and visibility at all times, where possible

On your first day we'd like you to have:

Experience leading the delivery of software development projects with the latest technologies
Significant people and team management experience
Strong project delivery experience
People Leadership experience
A passion for technology and software
Strong communication and leadership abilities, with the ability to influence the engineering teams towards a united vision and goal
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Project Management or other related field or equivalent work experience

What does success in this role entail:

Problem solving
Effective communication
Participation and team focus
Business focus and prioritisation
Coaching and mentoring
Learning and development

Who will you be working with:

Technical Lead – Direct Reporting Line – working together to provide technical and project vision and direction
Software Engineer – Direct Reporting Line – working together on our complete suite of systems, from our core payments infrastructure to various innovative merchant-facing systems
Quality Advocate – Collaboration – working together to see testing activity
Product Manager – Collaboration – working together to deliver new product features and enhancements

Perks & Benefits
We offer some amazing employee benefits such as a flexible working environment with a mix of in-office and remote working, learning & development opportunities for professional and personal development, 16 weeks paid primary carers leave, 12 weeks paid secondary carers leave, annual team based volunteer day, novated leasing, social events which includes multiple craft beer kegs (selection of beers carefully selected by our beer connoisseurs), wide selection of wine, variety of snacks and a ping pong table, selection of board and video games and many more!

Our Story
Launching in 2003, Tyro has grown to become Australia’s largest EFTPOS provider of all ADIs outside the big four banks. With over 500 staff, $20.1 billion in transactions in FY20, we’re much more than an EFTPOS provider – Tyro is an Australian bank and operates under the supervision of the Australian Prudential Regulation Authority (APRA). With 10 industry firsts to market, Tyro is a leader in credit, debit and EFTPOS card acquiring, Medicare and private health fund claiming and rebating services to Australian businesses.

Wow the Customer - We love our customers and we want them to love us too.
Be Good - We're open and transparent, and we do the right thing - even when nobody's watching or it's really hard.
Commit to Greatness - We think big, move fast and dare to be different. We're always asking "what's next?"
Stay Hungry - We ooze passion and determination and we play as a team to win.

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