Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.
At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.
How you'll make an impact...
The Data team designs and builds the data assets, pipelines and applications that will enable Xero to bring smart, data-driven, personalised services to millions of customers around the world.
As an experienced professional engineer, you will establish a highly collaborative approach to engaging with key stakeholders with diverse technical capabilities. Given the complexities of the Data Platforms ecosystem, you will work closely with users and potential users of the platform to understand their needs and their use cases and support them to explore prototypes and interim solutions that can move them iteratively towards their long term goals, while at the same time informing the development of more permanent and scalable solutions. You will contribute and input throughout the development process of the Platform features, environments and services with a focus on implementing an engaging and low friction experience for users.
This is a critical senior role for Xero and the Data team and requires a broad set of skills, including a strong technical background, the ability to think strategically about users and platform challenges while regularly communicating confidently with diverse users.
You will set technical standards, coach, mentor, and develop individuals to create an engaging Data Platforms team.
At Xero we support many types of flexible working arrangements that allow you to balance your work, your life and your passions. We offer a great remuneration package including shares plus a range of leave options to suit your well-being. Our work environment encourages continuous improvement and career development and you’ll get to work with the latest technology.
Our collaborative and inclusive culture is one we’re immensely proud of. We know that a diverse workforce is a strength that enables businesses, including ours, to better understand and serve customers, attract top talent and innovate successfully. We are a member of Pride in Diversity, in recognition of our inclusive workplace. So, from the moment you step through our doors, you’ll feel welcome and supported to do the best work of your life.