Android Engineer - Wallet Experiences at Zip Co

Engineering, Full-Time, Australia (remote) remote engineering full-time
Posted a month ago

Before we dive into the role, let’s talk about flexibility. At Zip, we have offices in Sydney and Melbourne but can hire from anywhere in Australia.

Our Zipsters can choose where and when they work by taking full advantage of our hybrid-work environment. So whether you’re fully remote, mostly in the office or a mix of the two, you’ll be empowered to do whatever brings out your best.

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 13 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

At Zip, we build cloud-native software applications that serve millions of customers and process billions of dollars in payments. We use microservices, domain-driven design and event-driven architectures to ensure scalability and performance as we grow, and all this presents some fascinating engineering problems for our squads to solve.

You'll be a fearless Android Engineer who delivers world-class app experiences and will be passionate about working on greenfield features including our recent venture into cryptocurrency! Working with a diverse range of exciting product offerings within the Wallet Experiences squad, you will deep dive into our code base and contribute to (or sometimes lead) architectural discussions, whilst being a collaborative member of an epic team.

In this role you will:

  • Write code that is clean, highly maintainable and well tested
  • Perform effective code reviews with your team 
  • Work on product features that millions of our users interact with
  • Contribute to product and feature ideas and deliver from start to finish
  • Explore new technologies and share your findings with the engineering team
  • Work closely with a cross functional team of software & quality engineers, product designers and product managers
  • Work in an agile environment with a "team first" mentality
  • Your experience:

  • Experience developing native mobile applications 
  • Kotlin development experience
  • Knowledge of MVC and MVVM
  • Understanding of Jetpack Architecture components
  • Working knowledge of material design themes and components
  • Understanding of design patterns 
  • Bonus points for:

  • Reactive Programming experience
  • Experience in a FinTech organisation
  • CI/CD experience
  • Backend experience (Java/Kotlin/.Net)
  • Understanding of cloud environments like AWS or Azure 
  • We’re proud to be a values-led business. They guide us in everything we do - how we work together and 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
    ●     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.