Zip is a high-growth fintech, founded in Australia and expanding worldwide, with the purpose to give people the freedom to own it. We use technology and data to bring customers and partners together through a valued and fair payments experience.
Our strategic focus is underpinned by an aligned high-performance team, a reliable, secure and scalable platform, constantly-improving product experiences and a trusted consumer brand.
Zip is growing rapidly and globally; and our mission is to enable our consumers to choose Zip as their first payment choice, everywhere and every day.
We’ve built an amazing culture at Zip, and our teams are proud to work hard to provide innovative solutions to our customers and partners. Our values are central to everything we do: Customer First, Own It, Stronger Together, and Raise the Bar.
Engineering at Zip
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.
We strive to create high quality software and deliver at a high pace. As such we utilize test driven development and continuous integration / continuous deployment tools, along with agile planning and iterative development techniques, and we really value clean code, good design and automated testing.
The Role - Work from anywhere in Australia
The purpose of the Data Operations Engineer role is to ensure the efficient performance of our data pipelines, build and deploy effective ETL solutions, and to support the operation of our reporting tools.Reporting to the Engineering Manager, you will iterate quickly, optimize, and pivot solutions to satisfy requirements. Working with the Zip Business Capital squad and relevant business areas such as Customer Experience and Finance, you will collaborate closely to build and maintain ETL services, data pipelines, data platforms and reporting solutions related to our Capital and Trade products.
What you'll do
Own the operational support for our data platforms and pipelinesAutomation of reporting and ETL servicesContribute to and lead data solution architecture decisionsOperational support for data and reporting related requirements across Zip BusinessImprove the codebase, and make suggestions on where we can improve furtherPerform effective code reviewsProvide support when production issues occur with products your team ownsExplore new technologies and share your findings with the engineering and operations teamsContribute to a culture of continuous improvement and innovationWork in a team with a "customer first" and “team first” mentalityPromote best practice standards in terms of test automation, clean architecture, observability, continuous delivery
Your Skills and Experience
Desirable skills, not mandatory
Some experience with NoSQL and document based data storesAWS services such as Lambda, DynamoDB, S3, and Cloudfront, SNS/SQS, ECS/EKS, API Gateway, Cloudfront, etcInfrastructure as code with Terraform / CloudFormationPassionate about Continuous Delivery and rapid developmentStream processing with Kafka as well as visualization and analytics tools such as Grafana and Kibana