Software Engineer II (Payments) - Ruby

Sydney Office

BigCommerce, a Great Place to Work Australia winner, is looking for a full-time Software Engineer II for our Sydney office who wants to make an impact to every level of society through powering innovators, creative thinkers, entrepreneurs and business owners around the world to be successful at each stage of their business.

What you’ll do:

  • Build beautiful, scalable products using modern tools like PHP7
  • Advocate for modern development practices like SOLID and DDD
  • Collaborate with our product and design teams to define feature specifications and timelines
  • Build new features with a focus on testability and extensibility
  • Engage in technical discussion of new solutions and architectures
  • Review other engineer’s code to maintain and improve quality and security
  • Support an open, positive, and energised culture
  • Encourage innovation and foster an environment of continuous improvement
  • Ensure that technical decisions support our goals of quality, performance, scalability, reliability, availability, and security
  • Mentor and coach other software engineers

Who you are:

  • You’re an experienced professional with 5+ years of software development experience building amazing things that speak for themselves
  • You are passionate about software design and patterns, and understand when it’s appropriate to apply them
  • You believe in the value of unit tests as guards against regression and tools for improving design
  • You are passionate about creating extraordinary software experiences by writing beautiful code
  • You're not biased toward a specific technology and are more interested in finding the right tools and patterns for the job
  • You enjoy being part of a collaborative team that is focused on building a product that will delight customers
  • You have knowledge of using and building JSON APIs
  • Experience with Angular is a plus
  • Have a bias for action
  • Always put customers first!
  • You have excellent interpersonal skills - able to collaborate and communicate in person or via Slack or email efficiently

Inside BigCommerce:

Our mission is to revolutionize commerce, bringing online selling and features once reserved for multi-billion-dollar companies to the masses. To make that a reality, we need exceptional people to build, support and grow our platform. If that’s you, come join a fast-growing company with more than 85,000 clients, a great culture, outstanding benefits and $125 million in funding from visionary investors like Steve Case's Revolution Partners, Softbank, Amex and Telstra.

We’re a team of smart, passionate and talented people on a mission to democratize commerce. If you’re looking to work with industry leaders and love what you do, we want to hear from you!

Perks & Benefits

• An amazing company culture that doesn’t just talk values, but lives them
• Competitive compensation packages and meaningful stock grants for every employee
• Fully stocked kitchens and craft beers (don’t worry, we also subsidize gym memberships)
• Culture groups including a women’s networking group.
• Three especially cool offices in Austin, San Francisco, and Sydney
• A free online store to help you live out your entrepreneurial dreams
• Employee-driven team building activities like paintball, rock climbing, social sports leagues, hackathons, movie nights, etc.
• Time off for volunteering and employee-driven charity events

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