Engineering Director at Airwallex

Engineering, Full-Time, AU - Melbourne melbourne engineering full-time
Posted 22 days ago
Who we are:
Airwallex is a technology company that revolutionises the way businesses operate globally. Our financial infrastructure provides a modern technology stack for businesses of all sizes to operate internationally, without the challenges of the current global financial system.

Businesses use Airwallex as their end to end global financial services platform. Whether it’s making or receiving payments from customers, domestically or internationally, Airwallex saves businesses time and money by offering real-time, reliable and cost effective financial solutions. Our web and API solutions support businesses of all sizes, from small companies to large enterprise.

In this fast-changing digital world that is increasingly becoming borderless, our mission is to empower businesses of all sizes to grow in their own markets and around the world, and by doing so, contribute to the global economy.

Founded in 2015, Airwallex has since grown to over 400 employees across ten offices around the world. Airwallex has raised over $360 million USD in venture capital funding, supported by top-tier investors including DST Global, Sequoia Capital, Tencent, Hillhouse, Horizons Ventures, Salesforce Ventures, ANZi Ventures and Mastercard. In March 2019, Airwallex was valued over $1 billion USD after its Series C financing, and became one of the fintech unicorns in APAC. The company was also named one of the world’s top 50 fintechs in KPMG’s 2019 and 2018 Fintech100 reports.

What you'll do:
As an Engineering Director, you will oversee an entire domain and all of the teams within it. You be responsible for the delivery and engineering quality of those teams and will work along side a Product Director to drive the domain forward from a strategic and technical direction

While you are a technically strong engineer who is still passionate about writing code, your leadership skills, product thinking and business acumen is what really sets you apart.
You will spend majority of your time playing a highly collaborative role and working closely with the senior engineering leadership, product directors and architects in defining long-term organizational software strategies and roadmaps.
You will also be responsible for planning and providing directions on all aspects of engineering activities and projects within the domain team while being accountable for the delivery of a complete end-to-end technical solution.