Engineering Manager, Personal Finance Management (PFM) at Zip Co

Engineering, Full-Time, Sydney sydney engineering finance full-time
Posted 18 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.

The role

As an Engineering Manager, you will lead a high-performing team of engineers to deliver Zip’s Personal Finance Management platform.

What you'll own and support:

  • Develop, grow and support the engineering squad.
  • Promote a high-performance culture and coach engineering best practices.
  • Drive delivery and outcomes. 
  • Perform architectural design and help your team solve complex problems.
  • Collaborate with the product manager and designer in a triad to discover and validate problems.
  • Ensure solutions can balance between long term ambitions and near term goals.
  • To help us level up, you’ll bring:

  • Passion for people management and growth.
  • Technical excellence across design principles and code quality.
  • Focus on operational maturity and  effective delivery.
  • Ability to balance outcomes for customers, the team and the business
  • Ability to jump between empathising with a customer problem and designing an engaging solution
  • Curiosity in understanding payment problems in various industries where people spend every day
  • Expert level experience on either Java 8+ or Kotlin
  • Solid experience in designing, implementing and deploying microservices
  • Solid experience on AWS and Infrastructure as Code
  • Experience on Agile development, Design Patterns and automated testing.
  • Experience with NewRelic and/or similar monitoring tools is a plus
  • 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.