Tech Lead at Zeller

Engineering - Devices and Front End, Full Time, Melbourne melbourne engineering full-time
Posted 20 days ago

At Zeller, we believe that businesses of all sizes deserve better financial and payment products and services. 

Founded in Melbourne in 2020 and backed by leading VCs, Zeller is a collective of experienced payment and tech industry professionals who are aiming to redefine business banking and the way Australian businesses get paid by their customers. With an exciting roadmap of innovative new products under development we are building a high performing team to take on the incumbents. 

If you are passionate about innovation, thrive in fast-moving environments, love a challenge, hate bureaucracy and can’t think of anything more exciting than disrupting the banks, we’re putting together a team you might want to join.

As a Tech Lead you will be responsible for the technical vision and delivery of beautiful and engaging design-led web-based applications, as well as the backend assets required to enable these frontend experiences. You will lead and coach a team of passionate cross-skilled engineers establishing a strong team culture around successful delivery and pride in the elegant products and software produced
Reporting to the Head of Engineering, you will have proven experience mentoring and leading a team of engineers, while still having strong hands-on skills. You will be skilled in a vast range of backend and frontend tools and methods which will be applied in guiding and directing the teams to successful deliveries, whilst also determining the strategies for software development so as to maintain our best practice quality, security and vulnerability-free code.
With automation and maintenance being at the heart of our engineering principles, you will have the enviable opportunity to adopt and promote best practices, leading edge technologies and trends. 

Tech Stack (knowledge of / experience in)

  • Experience in producing, maintaining and modifying responsive websites and native applications across all form factors 
  • Proficiency in website programming languages such as HTML, CSS, JavaScript, and Typescript
  • Proficiency in API usage, design and protocols, with focus on GraphQL and Websocket, but understanding of REST and SOAP
  • Familiar with TDD, BDD
  • Knowledge of architecture patterns such as; CQRS, event-sourcing
  • Knowledge in secure coding e.g. OWASP, XSS, CORS
  • Appreciation and know-how in CICD and automated testing platforms
  • Experience in AWS Cloud environment, with exposure to features such as;
  • Loading Balancing, Route53, CloudFront, ECS, ECR, Auto-Scaling
  • Lambda, API Gateway
  • SNS, SQS, EventBridge, Step Functions
  • ElastiCache
  • S3, RDS, DynamoDB, DocumentDB
  • CodePipeline, CodeBuild, CodeDeploy
  • CloudWatch logs, events, triggers
  • CloudTrail, X-Ray
  • Proven track record in developing and maintaining mission-critical high-load production systems with SLA 99.999%
  • Proven track record in supporting rapid and agile product deployments to different environments - dev, test, stress-testing, staging/production.
  • Your Attributes

  • Prepared to be bold yet consistent with your engineering principles
  • Logical, ethnical, mature and responsible
  • Fast learner, humble and loves to share knowledge
  • Calm and exercises positive level of stress in exceptional circumstances such as; production issues, timeline requirements
  • Strong background in software engineering and design patterns
  • Proven leadership experience and skills, with experience developing strategies for success in a customer focussed and design-led environment
  • Qualifications and experience

  • Minimum of a Bachelor degree in software engineering (or related)
  • 5+ years of experience as a Software Engineer Lead with a complex technology ecosystem
  • Demonstrable experiences in leading development or developing mission-critical systems
  • Website hosting or related products such as HubSpot, Google Analytics, Rollbar
  • working within a high-growth environment
  • Other cloud platforms (Azure, Google)
  • Other programming languages, such as Python, C#
  • Payments
  • PCI compliant environments (PCI-DSS, etc)

  • Zeller offers a balanced, progressive and supportive work environment, and is committed to creating a diverse environment for all. 

    With competitive salary packages, parental leave and other benefits on offer, now's the time to join our rapidly growing team with opportunities to develop your career - we can't wait to meet you.