Senior Frontend Engineer at Zip Co

Engineering, Permanent, Sydney sydney engineering
Posted 1 months ago

About us

We are Zip, a rapidly expanding global fintech headquartered out of Sydney, Australia with a growing presence focused in the US and UK markets.

We're here to simplify how the world pays for what they need by connecting merchants with consumers and offering them fair and seamless payment solutions, everywhere. We’re also the brains behind Pocketbook, which helps almost a million Aussies take control of their money and improve their financial well-being.

Our values are at the heart of everything we do. They form our Mamba mentality - how we’re better than yesterday, and are used to create game-changing experiences for our customers and our people.

The role

We are looking for a Senior Frontend Engineer who will work in our Customer Acquisition team. This role is suited to somebody who has a passion for the Frontend and loves to explore new technologies to help us solve problems for our customers and the business. You should thrive working in a team that delivers quickly but also with a high attention to detail and writing quality, reusable code.

About the role:

  • Design and develop beautiful and intuitive User Interfaces in HTML, CSS/SCSS, JavaScript, Lightning Components and Web Components
  • Write clean, effective and unit-testable code for simple or complex user tasks
  • Build reusable code and libraries for future use as a part of our design system
  • Work in agile, rapid development and prototyping environment where effective communication is paramount
  • Contribute to product ideas and deliver from start to finish
  • Explore new technologies and contribute to continuous improvement and innovation within the engineering team
  • You skills:

  • 3+ years of experience in UI development
  • Experience building large-scale, complex customer facing applications
  • Experience with JavaScript, CSS/SCSS and JavaScript framework such as Angular 8 and above
  • Ability to solve UI App memory and performance issues
  • Demonstrated experience with responsive web design and development
  • Attention to detail and an understanding of UX and UI designs
  • Awareness of secure development practices
  • Bonus points for:

  • AWS or other cloud provider experience
  • RESTFUL API design and development experience
  • Experience with JavaScript test frameworks such as Jasmine or Mocha 
  • We’re looking for someone who always finds new boundaries to cross - a future Zipster who will obsess over excellence and make constant improvements for our customers. We’ve removed the red tape here to get things done quickly, so if you see a problem, own the solution. You've gotta hustle at Zip!

    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.

    Benefits @ Zip

    - Share incentives 
    - Flexible working culture
    - Generous parental leave 
    - Birthday and wellness leave
    - Zip Pay account with no fees ever
    - Epic offices with a casual dress code
    - Free breakfast and weekly lunches
    - Lots and lots of snacks
    - Heaps of social events
    - Fully stocked bar!

    Join us on our mission to be the first payment choice, everywhere and every day.