Reporting to the Chief Product Officer, the Principal Software Engineer will:
Design and develop the application and application architecture of our digital products across all our business units.
As a Principal Software Engineer, you would have experience developing enterprise-scale secured applications, assisting in application architecture design and mentoring junior engineers.
We are a small business with a clear strategy to grow into a large organization. This is a great opportunity for someone looking to get in early and grow with the company.
Technical Skills and Requirements
● Strong understanding of engineering fundamentals including architecture and design patterns, concurrency, multithreading, solution design, and data structures
● Experience working on data-heavy applications and writing high-performance algorithms
● Excellent NodeJS, npm, and Express experience
● Experience with server-side programming languages like Java, .Net or PHP
● Experience writing RESTful APIs and micro-services
● Database design and optimization experience. Experience with Postgresql, MongoDB, DynamoDB
● Strong understanding and experience with AWS platform
● Strong understanding of front-end tech like ReactJS, AngularJS
● Experience integrating with message queues like SQS, ActiveMQ
● Experience with source control tools like GitHub and CI/CD pipelines
● Experience with writing performance and load tests
● Experience writing unit and integration tests
● Experience with command-line tool like UNIX/Linux
● Solid debugging skills
● Good knowledge of Google Analytics
● Design and develop application and application architecture to suit high-performing environment with focus on security, quality and scale
● Translate complex business logics to high-performance algorithms
● Develop robust REST APIs and micro-services
● Provide support for NodeJS application hosting - experience with AWS is a must
● Computation optimization for better performance
● Providing technical leadership and mentorship in the team
Adaptive Skills and Requirements
● Team Player. You couldn’t imagine working alone and not being part of a cross-functional team.
● Passionate. You love what you do and are always eagerly reading up on the latest industry trends.
● Entrepreneurial. Forget the corporate-life, you want to work in smaller, nimble, and agile scale-up environments.
● Agency. You’re a self-starter and truly operate at your full potential in highly empowered environments.
It Would Be Awesome if You Also Brought:
● Familiarity with Content Management Systems like Wordpress is desirable
● Machine learning experience is highly desirable
● Experience working with a Product team using design thinking and agile practices
Our office is in Australia in the Sydney CBD, but, this role may work from home anywhere remotely.
What We Offer:
● Collaborative team environment
● Training and development opportunities
● Chance to get in early and grow your career
● We strive to ensure our staff enjoys a great working environment.
● We value and are committed to providing a working environment that embraces diversity and gender equity and promotes flexible working
arrangements for staff to balance working requirements and personal needs.
How to apply:
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