ALL ABOUT US...
Zip is a high-growth FinTech, founded in Australia and expanding worldwide, with the purpose to give people the freedom to own it. We use technology and data to bring customers and partners together through a valued and fair payments experience.Our strategic focus is underpinned by an aligned high-performance teams, reliable, secure and scalable platforms, constantly-improving product experiences and a trusted consumer brand.Zip is growing rapidly and globally; and our mission is to enable our consumers to choose Zip as their first payment choice, everywhere and every day.We’ve built an amazing culture at Zip, our teams are proud to work hard to provide innovative solutions to our customers and partners. Our standards are central to everything we do: Customer First, Own It, Stronger Together, and Raise the Bar. WHAT YOU'LL DO
The purpose of the Lead Engineer role is to lead a squad of full stack engineers and plugin engineers in the New Markets team. Reporting to the Head of Technology within our New Markets space, and will also work closely with global DevOps peers.
YOUR SKILLS & EXPERIENCE: Lead, hire, manage, mentor, and coach a team of full stack engineers Perform effective code reviews Arrange, encourage and run regularly check-ins with engineers in your team Lead the development of high quality external facing API’s used by our merchants Maintain exceptional externally facing developer documentation (think Stripe) Lead the development of a suite of best-in-class ecommerce plugins to make integration for our merchants as simple of possible Maintain exceptional integration guides with instructions and screenshots for enabling Zip in common ecommerce platforms Manage a backlog of features, bugs and technical debt and effectively manage priorities Help support the diagnosis of merchant issues as/when they happen Explore new technologies and share your findings with the wider global engineering teams Contribute to a culture of continuous improvement and innovation Work in a team with a "customer first" and “team first” mentality Identify and remediate pain points in the application lifecycle Recommend and assist with architectural changes to improve performance and reliability
WHAT YOU'LL BRING: Expert knowledge of Software Development with expertise in NodeJS, ReactJS / NextJS written in Typescript Expert knowledge of AWS Lambda / DynamoDB Knowledge of AWS, RDBMS, SQL Experience hiring and leading a team Understanding of serverless technologies Collaborative team player Excellent troubleshooting and analysis skills Ability to manage time effectively, while managing competing priorities
BONUS POINTS IF YOU HAVE: Experience with Test-first approach Experience with Microsoft Azure Experience with .NET framework, DotNet Core, Web API, Entity Framework Core Experience using AWS Lambda & DynamoDB on top of Hands-on experience with AngularJS - Creating self-contained, reusable, and testable modules and components. PHP - writing server-side web application logic, developing back-end components, connecting applications with third-party web services etc. Experience with one/all of the following: Magento, Prestashop, OpenCart, WooCommerce, Shopify
PERKS OF BEING A ZIPSTER: Our share program, so you can own part of the company you work at. Extended Maternity, Paternity and return to work benefits. Birthday paid day off. A Zip Pay account with no fees and no interest, ever. Fun team building experiences. Free breakfast, fruit, coffee and soft drinks. Free lunches every Thursday Heaps of social events, plus Friday drinks. Working for ASX Listed organisation: Zip Co (ASX:Z1P)
Please do not worry or be deterred from applying for this role if you do not meet all qualifications or basic requirements. The Zip business is open to all levels of professionals and we hire for the business alignment first, and functional capability later. If you have the curiosity to learn, we are willing to consider your application and look forward to exploring what experience you can bring to the Zip business!Our diverse teams make Zip stronger and we know that different cultures, perspectives and points-of-view are what makes us successful. If you think you're the right person to join one of Australia's (and the Globe's) fastest growing FinTechs, please don't hesitate to apply!#OwnIt #StrongerTogether #ZipIt #WeAreZip
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