Senior Fullstack Software Developer (Ruby on Rails)

We believe in distributed employment and take a ‘Remote First' approach with our team. We can hire across the globe, assuming that candidates have eligible working rights and are in a suitable timezone. If you've got the skills for the role and the passion for our mission then we want to hear from you!

*This role is fully remote position that can be performed from anywhere within the Philippines, Vietnam, Malaysia or Indonesia for those with full working rights within those countries.

About the Senior Fullstack Engineer job:
This position sits within our eBenefits & Fintech squad which we call SWAG. This team is building brand new first of it's kind products, which improve the employee experience and help our users manage their salaries, as well as stretching their salaries further.

We are looking for both Senior and Intermediate Fullstack Software Development Engineers to join our engineering team who will:
  • Develop new products and critical features
  • Enhance features for our award-winning HR tech platform
  • Provide input into our technical strategy and architecture, whilst being hands-on with coding, plus mentoring junior developers about coding best-practices
  • Have a passion for and demonstrated experience in quality coding, through testing and test automation tools/frameworks
  • Learn and collaborate with our highly respected and amazing Full-stack Developers

This is ideally suited to someone who is passionate about overcoming complex technical challenges and is excited to join a high performing and supportive team as we move into our next period of major growth.

Your experience, skills and qualifications:

  • Strong fullstack software development experience, particularly with Ruby on Rails and ReactJS
  • Understanding and experience with AWS Cloud tools and technologies
  • Experience in quality coding practices, including unit testing, automation testing, Test Driven Development (TDD)
  • Experience in Object Orientated Programming (OOP)
  • Fantastic communication - the ability to speak and write in English is essential
  • Comfort and willingness to work from your home, working with teams across APAC

Nice to have/bonus:

  • Degree qualified in Computer Science or Similar
  • Experience working at a SaaS and/or Start-up

Some of our benefits:
  • We are remote-first, where you can work from the comfort of your home, and enjoy flexible working time
  • Work your local hours! 40 hour work week, Monday to Friday
  • 20 vacation leave days
  • An annual allowance for books/ tech conferences/courses
  • Paid Parental Leave subject to eligibility
  • A generous budget to spend on setting up your home office
  • We set you up for success with the latest and greatest hardware, tools and tech
  • Access to the Employee Benefits Program and Hero Rewards Shop (of course!)
  • Self, health, wealth and happiness programs, including weekly virtual Yoga classes
  • Opportunities to go overseas for offsite/meetings/conferences
  • Very attractive Referral Bonus program
  • Opportunities to be promoted and grow with our fast-scaling business
  • Employee Share Option Program (ESOP): be an owner of Employment Hero!

Why join Employment Hero?
* Raised $181M achieving unicorn status in February 2022
* LinkedIn Top 25 Startups 2021, ranked #2 in Australia
* The Australian Top 100 Innovators List 2021
* Raised $140M Series E round led by Insight Partners July 2021
* Raised $45M Series D round led by Seek 2021
* Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2020, ranked #42 in Australia
* LinkedIn Top 10 Startups 2020
* Raised $22M Series C Round led by Seek July 2019
* Raised $8 mill series B round led by Seek and OneVentures
* Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2019, ranked #20 in Australia
* GetApp Category Leader Q1 2019
* Deloitte Technology Fast 50 2018, ranked #12 in Australia
* HRD Gold Medalist - Human Capital Management Systems 2018
* HRD Gold Medalist - Rewards and Recognition Service Provider 2018
* HRD Rewards and Recognition Employer of Choice 2018
* LinkedIn Top 25 Startups 2018
* EY Entrepreneur of the Year National Finalist 2018