Senior Software Engineer at Hipages

Engineering, Sydney sydney engineering
Posted 19 days ago

Our Story:

hi. We’re hipages.

hipages provides a better, smarter way to connect tradies and consumers and get the job done well.

Our purpose is to make home improvement effortlessly efficient, creating happier homes. We build technology that solves the frictions of an industry ready for optimisation and are on a mission to bring simplicity, trust and create a seamless experience for our tradies and homeowners.

To date, over two million Australians have changed the way they find, hire and manage trusted tradies to get a job done around their home by using hipages. Our team thrives on bringing simplicity and trust to the tradie/consumer experience.

hipages. Change the way you tradie!

Your Challenge:

As a Senior Software Engineer within hipages, you will be responsible for the design, development, and delivery of our web applications.  You will work closely with other software engineers, product managers, and key stakeholders to devise innovative solutions to customer problems.  You will be influential in defining the future of the hipages software architecture as we continue to evolve. But most importantly, you’ll be joining an engineering team that prides itself on its high standards and quality products!

Key Responsibilities:

  • Raising the bar of what-good-looks-like within hipages Engineering
  • Design, development, and delivery of quality, maintainable  software applications
  • Creation of APIs which will be consumed both internally and externally
  • Involvement in data-driven product experimentation
  • Writing clean, scalable, testable code to support and enable the growth of the company
  • Participation in discussions of system architecture
  • Coaching and mentoring of more junior team members

Your CV:

  • Requirements (Technical Experience):
    • 5+ years of relevant software engineering experience
    • Solid background in multiple programming languages. Prominent technologies within hipages include Node.js, React.js and PHP
    • Understanding of how to apply SOLID principles
    • Some experience in working with AWS
    • Experience working in an agile team (Scrum or Kanban)
    • Relational databases experience, including SQL, preferably MySQL
    • Experience writing automated tests
  • Bonus:
    • Experience building event-based systems and working with message broker technologies such as RabbitMQ or Apache Kafka
    • Experience with XP techniques, such as pair programming or TDD
    • Familiarity with Docker and Kubernetes
    • Familiarity with continuous integration systems and concepts
    • Experience with NoSQL data stores
    • Understanding of microservices architecture

Why join the hipages family?

Our team members really are at the forefront of our business and we empower our team to have a voice, make a difference, help lead the business forward and keep hipages one of the best places to work in Australia. A dedicated high performance team, huge investment in your career development, superior employee benefits and participation within our Employee Share Program are just some of the many reasons to join us, not to mention the free brekkie and the most amazing office in Australia, located in the heart of Sydney CBD!

What you can expect:

At hipages, no two days are the same and our pace is fast! Interesting, meaningful and challenging work within our diverse and inclusive ‘one team’ culture will have you leaping out of bed in the morning.  We regularly refer to our company values to guide our behaviours and empower our team to feel free to be themselves so they can unleash their maximum potential. We are down-to-earth people who genuinely work together as a team to "make it happen".  This is hipages' DNA.

We also love celebrating -  everything! Birthdays, babies, big wins, little wins and anything in between; our company celebration events are legendary! Check out our Instagram #hipagesteam to get the picture.  

Does this sound like the place you belong? Welcome home.

hipages. Change the way you career!