Technical Program Manager at Airwallex

Engineering, Full-Time, AU - Melbourne melbourne engineering full-time
Posted 15 days ago

Who we are:
Established in Melbourne in 2015, Airwallex is a global payments fintech transforming the way businesses move and manage money domestically and internationally. Our purpose is to empower businesses of all sizes to grow in their own markets and around the world. With technology at our core, we built a global financial infrastructure platform to help businesses transact, collect and pay across 130+ countries and 50+ currencies, without the constraints of the traditional global financial system. 

Airwallex is Australia’s fastest growing fintech unicorn. We've grown to 12 global locations and have raised over $500 million in funding from world class investors including Sequoia, Greenoaks and ANZ. Airwallex has been recognised in Forbes' Cloud 100 2020, and placed in the Top 50 of KPMG’s Global Fintech100 two years in a row. To support our ambitious growth plans, we’re looking for smart, collaborative and passionate people who are looking to make a genuine impact.

The Role

As a Technical Program Manager at Airwallex you will drive the end to end delivery of key initiatives, working with our product, engineering and commercial teams across the organisation to deliver product roadmaps, cross organisational programs and customer implementations.

With our rapid growth, Airwallex has numerous technical initiatives in play. Your role will be to bring structure and organisation to these initiatives, ensuring we have the right resources, timelines, and teams in place to deliver successfully.

Our technical Program Managers have exceptional organisation skills, high attention to detail, and great stakeholder engagement to bring together all ingredients for high-execution program delivery.


  • Drive program and project execution, including strategising on capacity, timelines, and dependencies as well as managing communications to the wider stakeholder group
  • Develop strategies and define plans to deliver business objectives adopting appropriate approaches & methods
  • Work creatively to remove blockers that will impact the overall delivery of your program
  • Engage with our platform and enterprise customers to ensure we deliver solutions that meet their needs
  • Be a critical thought partner on engineering and infrastructure decisions
  • Execute with efficiency, focus, and quality
  • Skills and Experience You Will Bring

  • 5+ years’ experience in similar or related technology roles (software engineering, systems engineering or technical product/program management experience)
  • A track record of providing program management across all phases of software development from initiation to deployment
  • Ability to handle multiple, high-priority projects in a demanding environment
  • A responsive and collaborative team-player mentality
  • Strong organisational skills with demonstrated attention to detail
  • Exceptional communication skills, enabling you to deeply understand customer needs and navigate to successful solutions
  • A bias towards outcomes and customer success, with relentless focus and creativity to achieve our objectives
  • Knowledge of the payments domain / financial services will be advantageous
  • At Airwallex we like to ensure we create the best environment for our people providing a collaborative open office space, PlayStation and table tennis to unwind, a fully stocked kitchen which includes breakfast, snacks, fruit, beers, you name it! We also organise regular team building events, encourage flexible/remote working and offer learning and development opportunities. Most importantly, we give our people the freedom to be creative.
    Airwallex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and anyone seeking employment at Airwallex is considered based on merit, qualifications, competence and talent. We don’t regard colour, religion, race, national origin, sexual orientation, ancestry, citizenship, sex, marital or family status, disability, gender, or any other legally protected status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.