Senior Software Engineer (Front End) at Weel

Engineering, Full time, Sydney, New South Wales sydney engineering full-time
Posted 25 days ago

About Weel

We're a switched-on, curious and collaborative team of go-getters on a mission to build the future of spend management for SMEs. 

We lead with heart and humility and keep our colleagues and customers at the forefront of every decision. We believe in a culture of collective accountability, where every team member’s contribution is valued as the key to our success.

It’s hard to put into words what makes our culture at Weel so special. But one thing’s for sure—we’ll always give you the space to explore your passions and have some fun along the way.

Weel is an Australian-founded fintech company that provides software to help businesses streamline and control company-wide spending without holding their team back. Finance teams use Weel to instantly issue virtual corporate cards, proactively control spending and automate their expense reporting. We’re Australia’s leading spend management solution.

We love our face to face time and operate in a hybrid environment, with 3 days a week of working from the office (in a central Sydney CBD location).

Your impact…

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer with an insatiable thirst for knowledge and open and welcoming to change. You will play the role of a strong contributor to the product vision and drive team planning while mentoring and coaching junior team members.

Your key priority will be to drive our product forward. We are building for scale and high performance to achieve our product mission of “Every expense, complete”.

You are a strong problem solver, always willing to help others learn and promote strong collaboration within a cross-functional team of Product Managers, Backend and QA Engineers and UX/UI designers to achieve product roadmap goals.

A day in the life…

- Contribute to the design and build process for new features on our roadmap
- Work with both web and cross-platform mobile apps as well as our microservices hosted on AWS
- Create a seamless user experience that sets us apart from traditional financial service products 
- Contribute to our design library and other reusable libraries
- Collaborate in design discussions and work directly with users for testing and feedback
- Contribute to the long-term architecture of our systems

Skills we’d love you to bring along

- Several year’s experience developing ReactJS applications or similar
- Comfortable with technologies such as TypeScript, Styled Components, state management libraries like Redux and at least one backend language (Python, NodeJS, Ruby)
- Ability and desire to learn new technologies and tools
- Passionate about Test Driven Development (TDD) and writing high-quality code
- Experience architecting full-stack features and delivering them to a high-quality

Bonus points

Familiarity with React Native and associated tools
Experience with Django/Django REST Framework
A public GitHub/portfolio for us to check out

We have a lot to celebrate at Weel 

We hit some major milestones recently, including a successful $20m Series A raise. It means we’re growing, and fast. Our funding is being put to good use, helping us to grow our product offering, and most importantly, invest in a team of exceptionally talented people. 

A number of notable highlights and accolades we’re proud of include: 

- The successful launch of our sophisticated new brand that positions us for future growth beyond Australia.
- Winning ‘Partnership of the Year’ alongside Slyp at the 2022 Finnies.
- Shortlisted in the Best Small Business App category for the Xero Australia FY23 Awards.
- Welcomed over 1,000 attendees at our inaugural Virtual CFO Summit in 2022. 

Our growing list of Weel perks: 

🥇Options package - we feel and act like owners because we are!
🎂Birthday leave and a budget to celebrate you!
🎉 Country-wide team events (and travel budgets for interstate employees)
🐱 We offer a progressive parental leave policy to ensure that all employees can take the time they need to care for their families - Including fur babies!
🥳 Monthly budgets for team bonding
🧘🏻‍♀️Wellness leave (no need to throw a “sickie” – your mental wellbeing is just as important as your physical health)
🪴Study leave and limitless career-growth opportunities
❤️‍🩹 Access to our Uprise Employee Assistance Program 
🐶 Pet-friendly offices 

We love our WeWork space right in the heart of the city. With bottomless mugs of free coffee, puppy picnics and regular recreational events, there’s something for everyone! We're a hybrid workplace with flexibility to promote a healthy work-life balance. 

We're better together 

At Weel, we’re committed to fostering a genuinely inclusive and equitable workplace that promotes and values diversity: a place where everyone can bring their authentic, whole selves to work.  

We celebrate uniqueness and diversity of experiences because we know that bringing together different points of views is our strength.  

If you don't think you meet all the requirements of the role, but align with our values, we would still love to hear from you!