Software Engineer at Tyro

Tyro Health, Full-time, Melbourne, VIC melbourne engineering full-time
Posted 2 months 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.

About Tyro Health

We come from a Melbourne based startup (Medipass) and retain that culture but as part of and under the full backing of Tyro - the fastest growing major acquiring bank. Our team is focused solely on healthcare related payment and claiming solutions, which connect patients, practitioners and payers in ways that drive system efficiency and better experiences of care.

Working with health practitioners and leading practice management solutions, we’re putting control and cost transparency into the hands of individuals by assessing private health fund and statutory payer benefits at the point of an appointment. We help to reduce patient out of pocket expense and hassle by instantly processing benefit claims and gap payments.

Our supported claiming and payment types are quickly expanding and we seek to offer those capabilities to our customers via their chosen system. These partner systems represent a range of software products such as practice management systems, accounting software, point of sale software, booking portals, telehealth platforms and other healthcare related clinical/workflow systems. To simplify integration, we offer our partners a range of integration options including SDKs, APIs and batch files.

As a backend software engineer, you will be helping us to deliver compelling digital health experiences. Our backend engineers build the core logic to power our experiences and work with our partners to launch new products and markets. 

What you'll be doing

  • Design, build and help maintain core backend services including APIs, funder (insurer) interfaces, workflows and rules engines.
  • Ensure testing and quality checks are appropriately applied to our services.
  • Help debug production issues and prepare methods to avoid future issues.
  • Improve engineering capabilities, tooling and processes.
  • What you bring to the team

  • Enjoy developing high quality software propositions using restful APIs.
  • A deep understanding of transaction processing controls, including workflows, rules
  • engines and object validation.
  • Solid experience with one or more of Javascript, Node.js, MongoDB.
  • Know how to apply leading DevOps practices like continuous integration, continuous
  • deployment and automated test frameworks.
  • Experience developing cloud hosted SaaS applications highly desired.
  • Thrive in a fast paced, yet autonomous environment.
  • If you’re tenacious, good humoured and pragmatic you’ll succeed in this role.
  • We want to work in the company of supportive and inclusive people. To that end, we value and respect employees of all backgrounds, cultures, gender identities, sexual orientation, physical ability, age, and all other characteristics that create a varied and representative team of humans. All applicants will be considered fairly, so if you feel in your bones that you’re right for this role, please apply!

    Culture and Perks
    We offer some amazing employee benefits such as 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, long service leave program, novated leasing, and a Short Term Incentive Program to name a few.

    Who we are
    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. Find out how you can be a part of the Tyro journey today.

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