Senior Software Engineer (Front-End) at Simply Wall St

Computer Software, Engineering, Full-time, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia sydney engineering full-time
Posted 14 days ago

Our Mission:

Transform the way everyday people around the world invest, by empowering them to understand complicated financial data and make better, non-emotional decisions.

Why Join:

- Work at a profitable, global, B2C SaaS startup;

- We have almost 4 million users, across 170 countries;

- Small team and flexible environment making it easy to rapidly iterate;

- Work with a product customers love: 4.5* Trustpilot Reviews.

- Join a diverse team from Atlassian, Safety Culture, Deputy, eBay, Ansarada, Airtasker & more!

Engineering problems we are currently solving:

  • As we continue to grow 2x we want to focus on performance, reliability and security
  • Improve the mobile experience for our users
  • Setting up the right analysis/analytics infrastructure
  • Internationalisation (multiple languages)
  • Thinking through marketing engineering (SEO, building for partner channels, email marketing engine etc)

As a Senior Software Engineer, you will:

  • Be joining a high performing passionate team where you can have a huge impact.
  • Be working in a cross-functional team, across multiple platforms, to ensure that we are giving the best experience possible for our customers.
  • Work with large scale, highly available and resilient modern financial systems.
  • Engage in technical discussion of solutions and product ideas through documentation, design reviews, pair programming, code review and technology discussions and continuous improvement.
  • Work with automated deployment enabling code release multiple times a day.
  • Work with modern tools and languages that excite you and solve user problems.
  • Build efficient and reusable front-end abstractions and systems.
  • Identify and address performance bottlenecks.

About you:

  • As a Senior Software Engineer you have several years experience in a similar role at other SaaS startups or software companies.
  • You are a technologist and you choose the right tool for the problem to solve. We are happy to hear your stories about dealing with different programming languages.
  • You are confident with Javascript/React/Typescript/HTML/CSS and testing frameworks to ensure we deliver quality at speed.
  • You understand what it takes to build reliable, scalable and resilient systems using modern best practices. Show us the scars and what you learnt on the path.
  • Exposure to Classic & Modern JS frameworks as well as the browser ecosystem.
  • Someone that expects high quality and knows how to work in a high performing team.
  • Growth mindset. What works today may not work tomorrow.


Simply Stop Days: Extra paid holidays for the whole company where everyone can take a break;

Dedicated "Get Sh*t Done" Day: No meeting Mondays, so more time for flow;

Remote-flexibility: Core hours (10am-2pm AEST). Work when & where you are most productive. Fully-remote option;

Competitive Salaries & ESOP: We are a startup but we don’t underpay. Everyone owns our success;

Parental Leave Policy: With a supportive part-time return to work option;

Learning & Development Fund: We invest in your growth;

Share Club: We provide subscription to SWS, cash for you to invest & regular sessions to learn from the team;

Office & Equipment: Choose your own laptop. Standup desks. Money for home equipment. Office with rooftop;

Monthly Team Events & Quarterly Hackathon's: An opportunity for everyone to come together and push what is possible;

Annual company retreats: We try to go away every year!

Dog-Friendly Office: We love dogs, they make everything better!

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