Senior Software Engineer - Full Stack (Back End) at THE ICONIC

Technology & Product, Sydney CBD sydney engineering product
Posted 1 months ago

At THE ICONIC our mission is to deliver seamless and inspiring experiences for our customers and our people. We DREAM BIG through collaboration and innovation, and are supported to bring incredible ideas to life.  We are a group of people believing in making a positive difference in this world and liberating our customers through the power of fashion and sports.

Working in an agile environment on enterprise-level, high-quality software to support THE ICONIC as a leader in the online retail space, our Engineers solve problems at scale. Our systems handle a massive amount of traffic, and with more than 5 million customers visiting each month, it’s guaranteed you’re going to get first-hand feedback from customers on the code you deploy! 

What does success look like?

In this role you will be part of our internal technical teams, supporting operational areas in our large e-commerce business. This means working closely with stakeholders to solve real-world business problems, so you will be driven to engage deeply with the tech and operational teams to define and enable the best tech solutions. In doing this you will develop skills beyond pure coding and grow into seasoned senior and be a key voice in development for the business.

About you… 

You will be a curious skilled software engineer who demonstrates initiative to dig deep and find creative ways to help stakeholders and use value-oriented tech and are able to clearly articulate complex architectural and technical problems. You enjoy working with teams and have strong communication skills to communicate effectively across the business, and can comfortably deal with ambiguity and remote working. Additionally, you will have experience in:

  • Collaboration through SCRUM frameworks; Agile environments
  • Software Architecture - Understanding of SOLID principles
  • Security-first thinking
  • Scalable SaaS cloud solution architecture
  • APIs - RESTful API design
  • 5+ years experience unit testing frameworks such as PHPUnit, Jest
  • 5+ years coding in PHP or Node.js (with either Javascript or TypeScript)
  • 5+ years experience deploying solutions on AWS

Although not essential, you will ideally also have experience in:

  • Docker in production powered by Kubernetes
  • SASS
  • AWS cloud
  • Working with modern frontend JS frameworks (eg. React, Vue.js, Angular)

Location & Extras

This role is based in Sydney CBD with great transport, shopping and food districts all within close distance to Hyde Park for those who enjoy lunchtime exercise or just some fresh air! Our huge Fulfilment Centre is based in Yennora, Western Sydney and has a neat new office to work out of at times. 

So, what else does THE ICONIC offer?

  • Flexible working arrangements
  • Monthly Pet Project Days (hack your own projects at work)
  • Host & attend monthly meetups (Typescript & Sydney PHP)
  • Tech Learning Days and access to THE ICONIC Learning Bank (a suite of tools and funds to accelerate your own learning)
  • Work alongside subject matter experts/industry thought leaders

Health and Wellbeing is extremely important to THE ICONIC, so interviewing and onboarding for this role will be conducted virtually due to COVID-19 and this role will temporarily work from home until further notice.