Cost - Mid Level Engineer ( Ruby or GO)

Product - Cost, Melbourne, 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 mid-level Engineer to join our experienced Cost 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 cost product is big data pipeline processing hundreds of millions of rows and terabytes of data every day. The successful candidate will bring their software and DevOps skills and expertise 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 in an environment full of smart and talented people to learn from.

As part of the team you will:

  • Design and improve existing data pipelines for AWS billing and resource data
  • Implement exciting scalable solutions using AWS services like Athena, Glue, and Kinesis
  • Have a DevOps/SRE mindset (i.e. you build it, you run it)
  • Implement GraphQL and REST API endpoints for frontend and internal applications
  • Assist customer success with technical questions
  • Work with our experienced Cost Engineering Lead to further develop your coding, infrastructure, and data skills
  • We are looking for someone who:

  • Has 3+ years experience in developing applications to the highest standard.
  • Has prior experience working with AWS technologies
  • Has a strong software development pedigree to ensure we are shipping high quality software.
  • Has a bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent work experience.
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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.