Lead Back End Engineer, New Venture

Technology

Sydney, Australia

Full Time

Technology

Sydney, Australia

Full Time

  • Do you consider yourself a technical guru?
  • Do you love the start up world?
  • Do you want to drive world class solutions?

x15ventures is building the next generation of solutions for 15 million customers, by unlocking new value from CommBank’s assets through partnership with the tech and innovation community. Backed by CommBank, we operate within a dynamic start-up like environment, leveraging the best of both worlds. Our approach is flexible and agile enabling us to deliver disruptive ideas at pace.

Do work that matters

We are looking for a technical guru with advanced expertise and a broad range of concepts, technology and domain knowledge to develop and deliver world class software solutions.
 

As the senior back-end engineer, your passion for technology and dedication to building innovative customer facing products will enable our venture to build a successful and scaled digital business. If you are looking to make a massive impact, in an exciting business, alongside a highly experienced team who have built and sold businesses before, we would love to hear from you!

In this role you will

  • Lead the technical development for large areas of the product, provide guidance in software design and development activities such as planning and code reviews
  • Build quality software that conforms to engineering best practices -- writing well-documented and easily readable code with automated tests
  • Champion a focus on software qualities such as testability, security, scalability, operability etc
  • Design and implement technical solutions
  • Provide accurate estimates for the development effort for new features

We are interested to hear from people who have

  • 5+ years of hands-on development and delivery experience in building digital products with a broad mix of languages and technologies
  • Proficient in designing and developing back-end services (Node.js), defining and creating REST/GraphQL API’s supporting front-end clients
  • Strong experience working with one of the Cloud providers (AWS, Google Cloud, Azure), RDBMS (PostgreSQL, MySQL, MariaDB) and containerised environments (Docker)
  • Demonstrated architecture skills at a multi-system level and writing scalable, efficient, and clean code
  • Passion for solving customer frictions through simple and effective software

This opportunity will see you work in a passionate and high performing team across a highly innovative new product. If this sounds like something you’d like to be part of apply NOW!

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