Platform Engineer at Zip Co

Infrastructure, Permanent, Sydney sydney engineering full-time
Posted 8 days ago

About us

We are Zip, a global Buy Now, Pay Later company providing fair and seamless solutions that simplify how millions of people pay. Our journey began in Australia, has taken us to 12 countries (so far) - and we’re just getting started.

We exist to create a world where people can live fearlessly today, knowing they’re in control of tomorrow. Focused on product innovation that puts people at the centre, we put the financial well-being of our customers and merchant partners at the heart of everything that we do.

About the role

We're looking for a Platform Engineer to be part of Zip’s platform team. You'll be working with a mix of tools and technologies to build and maintain the platform and tools supporting reliable streamlined delivery of applications and services.

This is a great opportunity for an entry to mid-level engineer to gain hands on experience running production systems for high volume, always on products.

This role will see you helping maintain infrastructure and platform systems and support product teams in leveraging the platform and tooling for building, delivering and maintaining customer facing products.

What You'll Own And Support

  • Deploy and maintain infrastructure as code to meet business requirements.
  • Implement monitoring and alerting covering infrastructure and services.
  • Be proactive in by identifying gaps, prioritizing and making suggestions.
  • Design and build deployment pipelines in collaboration with development teams.
  • Explore new technologies and share your findings with the engineering team.
  • Work in a team with a “team first” mentality Perform effective code reviews
  • You’ll Bring

  • Keen interest in learning and expanding knowledge of cloud technologies and platform engineering.
  • Solid understanding of computer science fundamentals particularity Operating Systems and Networking.
  • Bachelor's Degree in Software Engineering, or equivalent.
  • Familiarity with AWS or other cloud technologies.
  • Experience with at least one programming language.
  • Problem-solving skills, attention to detail, and critical thinking abilities.
  • Excellent presentation, written and oral communication skills
  • We’re proud to be a values-led business. Our values form our Mamba mentality - how we’re better today than yesterday, and are used to create game-changing experiences for our customers and fellow Zipsters.

    If you only meet some of the requirements for this role, that's okay. We value a diverse range of backgrounds and ideas and believe this is fundamental for our future success. So, if you have the curiosity to learn and the willingness to teach what you know, we'd love to hear from you.

    We pride ourselves on creating an inclusive workplace that provides equal opportunities to all persons regardless of their age, cultural background, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, veteran status, or anything else.

    What’s in it for you?

    We offer a variety of perks and benefits to support you at both work and home. Here’s a taste of what you can expect!

    ●     Flexible working culture
    ●     Share incentive programs
    ●     Generous paid parental leave
    ●     Leading family support policies
    ●     Paid birthday and volunteering leave
    ●     Mental health and wellbeing program
    ●     Virtual yoga and meditation classes
    ●     Epic office with a casual dress code
    ●     Fun team with high-growth hustle
    ●     Remote working allowance
    ●     Heaps of social events

    Join us on our mission to be the first payment choice, everywhere and every day.