Frontend Engineer at Spaceship

Engineering, Sydney sydney engineering
Description
Posted 12 days ago

At Spaceship, we’re on a mission to enable people to invest in their future, so they can live the life they want to live. We started in 2017 with Spaceship Super, and in 2018 we launched Spaceship Voyager, which is making investing easy, for everyone.

Since launch, we have grown to more than 80,000 financial members and over $400 million in funds under management – but we’re just getting started.

What will you be doing?

As a Software Engineer at Spaceship, you will work in a cohesive team environment where each engineer influences the technical and architectural direction. Our stack is modern - React / React Native in the frontend; Go in the backend - all running in a containerised microservices architecture.

Working in product engineering, you will be part of a team that is responsible for everything related to the Spaceship app and website. You will work predominantly in the frontend with React / React Native, however you will also delve into the backend when a project requires. 

In summary, you will play a central role in building our products, driving growth, and shaping what the future of investment looks like as code! 

What are we looking for?

  • 3+ years experience as a frontend software engineer
  • Proficiency in Javascript (ES6), Typescript, React / React Native, Redux or MobX
  • An ability to make beautiful shiny things
  • A willingness to delve into the backend when a project requires 

What are the perks and benefits?

  • Competitive salary + equity options.
  • Monthly health and wellness reimbursement.
  • Emphasis on a healthy work/life balance.
  • Flexibility to work from home or the office (noting we are currently fully remote due to Covid-19).
  • Office located in the heart of Sydney’s CBD, with height adjustable workstations and kitchen stocked with food and drink.

Who are we?

We are ~50 people passionate about enabling people to invest in their future.

We value forward-thinking, accessibility, curiosity, transparency and simplicity in everything we do - from the way we collaborate to the products we create.

Spaceship has raised more than $40m to date from some of the world’s most renowned investors including Horizons Ventures, AirTree Ventures, Grok Ventures, Valar Ventures, Sequoia Capital, and New Enterprise Associates.