Compliance - Senior Ruby Engineer

Product - Cost, Any Australian Capital City, 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. Stax comprises of a team of over 40 cloud artisans passionate about the quality outcomes our product delivers. With over 200 active customers across three 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 limits, amazing things happen. There are no cool cliques, just a hard-working team generating ideas and devising solutions in a creative and collaborative workspace.

Stax is seeking a Senior Engineer to join our experienced Compliance engineering team on a permanent basis. We are looking for an engineer with data application experience that has an ability to work in a fast-moving environment to help face into our growth.

Our Compliance Team builds, maintains, and improves our Compliance product that is used and loved by our customers. We have a mission to make sure that our customers’ clouds are built correctly and securely. To achieve this, we are building scalable data pipelines that deal with hundreds of millions of data points and terabytes of data to deliver value to our customers.

A successful candidate will bring their software and DevOps skills to continue to deliver value while setting us up for growth in the future. They will be joining an established cross-functional development team that's agile, fun, and driven to build high quality product. This is a great opportunity for someone to tackle complex data problems and evolve our AWS systems to meet the new demands of our customers.

As part of the team you will:

  • Design and improve existing data pipelines so they are lightning fast
  • Help manage and evolve our AWS infrastructure
  • Implement GraphQL and REST API endpoints for frontend and internal applications
  • Brainstorm, design, and iterate on solutions that deliver innovative features to our customer base
  • Assist customer success with technical questions
  • Have a voice in how the team achieves their goals
  • Build features and own outcomes
  • We are looking for someone who:

  • Has an interest in data solutions including data lakes, data pipelines, AI, and ML
  • Has 5+ years’ experience in developing applications to the highest standard
  • Has prior experience working with AWS technologies
  • Has existing data pipeline experience and knows their way around AWS services like Athena, Glue, and Kinesis
  • Has a strong software development pedigree to ensure we are shipping high quality software
  • Has a DevOps/SRE mindset (i.e. you build it, you run it)
  • Has a bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent work experience
  • 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.