Senior Software Engineer - Front End
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. Your role
As a Senior Software Engineer at Airwallex you will be passionate about translating complex customer challenges into simple, intuitive technology solutions. This role will specifically focus on customising, refining and improving our customer facing web application. This application is the main interface between our SME customers and the Airwallex core platforms.
Day to day you will contribute to the design of how our platform looks and feels, you will collaborate with your engineering colleagues to build front end applications and ensure that the integrations across our full tech stack are secure, reliable and always available for our customers. Our technology stack end to end is Kotlin, Kafka and React, with our front end built around micro-services architecture.
In addition to core engineering duties we actively encourage our engineering community to contribute to the growth of Airwallex generally. As a hyper growth business our product road is constantly evolving, we want our engineers to play a part in how that happens.
- 5+ years experience in modern engineering practices focused on continuous integration and quality engineering
- Open on coding languages - Kotlin, Kafka, React preferred
- Designing and building REST APIs
- Distributed data storage systems (Cassandra, Hazelcast, Oracle Coherence or similar)
- GCP or AWS (EC2, RDS, ELB, CloudFront, etc), docker and Kubernetes exposure
- Operational tooling such as New Relic, StatsD, Elk, Datadog, Prometheus
If this sounds like something you would be keen to hear more about, hit apply.
Alternatively, we are always keen to hear from great people. If you would like a general conversation about who we are and the roles we have available, drop me an email - email@example.com
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.