Senior DevOps Engineer
Who we are:
Established in Melbourne in 2015, Airwallex is a global payments fintech transforming the way businesses move and manage money domestically and internationally. In today's fast-changing digital era, our purpose is to empower businesses of all sizes to grow in their own markets and around the world, and by doing so, contribute to the global economy. With technology at our core, we built a proprietary global financial infrastructure platform to help businesses transact, collect and pay in any foreign currency across 130+ countries and 50+ currencies, without the constraints of the traditional global financial system. In just five years since we were founded, Airwallex has grown to become Australia's fastest-growing fintech unicorn and a well-funded international technology leader backed by world-leading investors. Our leadership, innovation and scale have been recognised and awarded by leading independent authorities, such as listing in Forbes' Cloud 100 2020, and placing in the Top 50 of KPMG's Global Fintech100 two years in a row. To support our ambitious growth plans, we're looking to expand our global teams with smart, driven and passionate individuals who are excited about joining our rocketship and taking on the challenge of a lifetime. What you'll Do:
As a Senior DevOps Engineer, you will work within a feature team to deliver business outcomes not just product features.
Your focus will be around building a globally distributed, PCI DSS compliant platform using GCP whilst guiding and upskilling internal teams using best practices for building, deployment and scaling applications in the cloud. As we are a Financial Service company, security is at the core of our practices and automation.
You will bring to the team a level of expertise in operational platform management, developing, monitoring and detection capabilities that will decrease time to discover problems and allow our teams to increase stability and not sacrifice agility or security.
This role is a great opportunity to get in at an early stage and help shape what the future of Cloud/DevOps looks like at Airwallex.
What you'll bring
- A passion for automation and repeatable processes.
- Exposure to AWS, GCP and or Aliyun cloud.
- Knowledge of CI/CD pipelines.
- Knowledge of components and technologies in a modern web stack including Java, Kotlin, Python.
- Good understanding of containerisation including Docker, Swarm, Kubernetes.
- A fervent enthusiasm for committing "all the things" to source control.
- A love for operational metrics including MTTD & MTTR and the capabilities and practices that allow these to be continually improved upon.
- Excellent understanding of OS, platform and network security practices, patterns and frameworks.
- Network topology and infrastructure architectures on Linux based platforms.
- Operational tooling such as New Relic, StatsD, Elk, Datadog, Prometheus.
At Airwallex we like to ensure we create the best environment for our people providing a collaborative open office space, PlayStation and table tennis to unwind, a fully stocked kitchen which includes breakfast, snacks, fruit, beers, you name it! We also organise regular team building events, encourage flexible/remote working and offer learning and development opportunities. Most importantly, we give our people the freedom to be creative.
Airwallex is proud to be an equal opportunity employer. We value diversity and anyone seeking employment at Airwallex is considered based on merit, qualifications, competence and talent. We don't regard colour, religion, race, national origin, sexual orientation, ancestry, citizenship, sex, marital or family status, disability, gender, or any other legally protected status. If you have a disability or special need that requires accommodation, please let us know.