Software Engineer

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.

Our Stax tribe are going through a period of massive growth and we're pretty chuffed to be announced as one of the Top 3 fastest growing companies across Australia by CRN Australia and Schneider Electric.

We're looking for Miid-level (Ruby) Engineer to join our Cost engineering team on a permanent basis. You'll be an engineer with data application experience that has the ability to work in a fast-moving environment to help face into our roadmap.
Our cost product is a big data pipeline processing hundreds of millions of rows and terabytes of data every day. The successful engineer will bring their love of 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:

  • A Mid Level engineer, with 3+ years of experience developing high level web applications using Ruby
  • You'll have proven experience in developing modern, scalable cloud-based solutions and microservices architectures in AWS
  • You'll have strong software development pedigree to ensure we are shipping high quality software
  • You'll have a bachelor’s degree in computer science or equivalent work experience
  • A mature, proactive and ‘can do’ approach to problem solving
  • Experience working in an Agile Environment
  • A passion of working collaboratively in a team that is all about delivering to the highest standards
  • Unparalleled opportunities to learn and further your career aspirations

    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.