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Senior Software Engineer (Backend) 1

Weel Sydney, Australia
Posted 3 hours ago Permanent Competitive
Senior Software Engineer (Backend) 1
About Weel

Weel (Previously Divipay) is Australia's leading spend management solution, providing software to help businesses streamline and control company-wide spending.

We're leading with heart and humility as we work towards becoming the epicentre for how every business manages and spends money. And to achieve this vision, we keep our colleagues and customers at the forefront of every decision. We believe in a culture of collective accountability, where every team member's contribution is valued as the key to our success.

We've hit some major milestones, including a successful $20m Series A raise. Our funding is being put to good use, helping us to grow and strengthen our product offering, and most importantly, invest in a team of exceptionally talented people.

A number of notable highlights and accolades we're proud to include:

-Joining forces with payment providers, Visa and Nium, to bring even more value to our customers.

-The successful launch of our sophisticated new brand that positions us for future growth beyond Australia

-Listed on the Australian Financial Review - Most Innovative Companies

-Winning 'Partnership of the Year' alongside Slyp at the 2022 Finnies

-Shortlisted in the Best Small Business App category for the Xero Australia FY23 Awards

-Welcomed over 1,000 attendees at our inaugural Virtual CFO Summit in 2022.

It's hard to put into words what makes our culture at Weel so special. But one thing's for sure - we'll always give you the space to explore your passions and have some fun along the way.

Your impact...

We are seeking a Senior Software Engineer with an insatiable thirst for knowledge.

You will play the role of a strong contributor to the product vision and drive team planning, while mentoring and coaching junior team members.

Your key priority will be to drive our product forward. We are building for scale and high performance to achieve our product mission of "Every expense, complete".

You are a strong problem solver, always willing to help others learn and promote strong collaboration within a cross-functional team of Product Managers, Backend and QA Engineers and UX/UI designers to achieve product roadmap goals.

A day in the life...

-Shape the architecture of our backend stack

-Work with payment networks including Mastercard and Australia's real-time payments network (NPP)

-Conduct performance testing of our transaction processing engine

-Scale our infrastructure to support traffic from our rapidly growing customer base

-Provide insights from our datasets to help improve the product offering

-Collaborate in software design discussions and working directly with internal users for testing and feedback

-Perform security testing and hardening our infrastructure

Skills we'd love you to bring along

-Around 4 years of experience developing Python applications or similar

-Comfortable with Relational Databases such as MySQL or Postgres

-Experience with RESTful JSON APIs

-Comfortable working within a Linux environment

-Ability and desire to learn new technologies and tools

-Passionate about writing high quality code and robust test coverage

-Strong interest and experience with (or appetite to learn) Test Driven Development (TDD)

Bonus points

-Ability to build highly reliable, fault-tolerant, and scalable production systems

-Experience with Amazon Web Services - Elastic Beanstalk, EC2, RDS, S3, Route53, Lambda

-Experience with asynchronous message brokering and queuing services such as Redis

-Experience with Terraform or similar Infrastructure as Code tools

-Experience with DevOps (CI/CD)

-Experience with Django or Flask

-Experience with ReactJS

-A public GitHub for us to check out

Our growing list of Weel perks:

Options package - we feel and act like owners because we are!

Birthday leave and a budget to celebrate you!

Country-wide team events (and travel budgets for interstate employees)

We offer a progressive parental leave policy to ensure that all employees can take the time they need to care for their families - Including fur babies!

Monthly budgets for team bonding

Wellness leave (no need to throw a "sickie" - your mental wellbeing is just as important as your physical health)

Study leave and limitless career-growth opportunities

Access to our Uprise Employee Assistance Program

Pet-friendly offices

We love our face to face time and operate in a hybrid environment, with 3 days a week based in our central Sydney CBD office. With bottomless mugs of free coffee, puppy picnics and regular recreational events, there's something for everyone. We're a hybrid workplace with flexibility to promote a healthy work-life balance.

We're better together

At Weel, we're committed to fostering a genuinely inclusive and equitable workplace that promotes and values diversity: a place where everyone can bring their authentic, whole selves to work.

We celebrate uniqueness and diversity of experiences because we know that bringing together different points of views is our strength.

If you don't think you meet all the requirements of the role, but align with our values, we would still love to hear from you!
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