Senior UI Engineer

Development, Melbourne, AU, Full Time

Stax is a home-grown start-up revolutionising the AWS cloud experience. Our aim is to provide a platform that automates and streamlines critical tasks to provide a secure and efficient developer experience. Founded by the cloud experts at Versent, Stax has grown to a team of 40 cloud artisans passionate about the quality outcomes we deliver. With over 200 active customers across 3 continents, our customers range from fast food, to luxury, to ASX top 20.

We've cultivated an environment based on creativity. When people who care about their craft are given the freedom to explore possibilities without restriction, amazing things can happen. There are no cool cliques, just a hard-working team generating ideas and devising solutions in a creative, collaborative workspace. 

We're going through a period of massive growth, and we're not slowing down. We're looking for an experienced Senior UI Engineer to join our ranks and work alongside a team made of engineers, developers, IM's and PO's. You will have the opportunity to work on some exciting tech and also work with some of the brightest minds in the industry!

From Day 1, You Will See Yourself Doing - As part of the team, you would be:

  • Work with our designers and product owners to bring features to life.
  • Occasional proof-of-concept development.
  • Hands on keys with HTML, CSS, JS. Frameworks including React and Elm.
  • Improve our customer facing UI and our practices around how we develop and deploy it.
  • Collaborate with infrastructure and software engineers to build and deploy features that deliver real business value
  • Help drive backlog grooming and planning sessions. Take an active role in showcases.
  • Work closely with product owners on co-ordinating lower level development activities with higher level roadmaps
  • We're looking for someone that:

  • Has the attitude and behaviours ahead of tools and technologies
  • Great at listening and encouraging & empowering the folks around you
  • Excellent communication. Preferring face-to-face over slack
  • Equally excellent listening skills. Able to show a high level of empathy, understanding
  • A love for solving problems
  • A strong preference for simple solutions over complex ones
  • A strong desire to understand the goals and challenges of the business in order to build the best possible solution
  • Proficient in a number of front-end languages and frameworks
  • Familiarity with prototyping tools such as Figma
  • Familiarity with serverless technologies, particularly on AWS
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    Our values reflect the way we work. We’re a casual, inclusive bunch, with team members from a variety of backgrounds collaborating as a team to overcome challenges. Everyone is given space to learn and develop their skills and knowledge. We support each other in all ventures, whether attaining a new AWS certification or trying their hand at baking sourdough or brewing beer. We create remarkable experiences for our customers and we treat others the way we would like to be treated.