- Sydney NSW, Australia
Xref is an HR software platform offering ease and assurance to anyone conducting candidate reference checks. We help people make great hires, with speed and confidence.
But, as a workplace, we’re about much more than that.
If you’ve considered joining a startup but equally value the security of an established business. Xref could be the next move for you.
Since launching in 2011, we have:
Changed the way the HR and recruitment industries conduct reference checks
Listed on the ASX
Expanded internationally, into London, Toronto and Oslo
Signed up more than 1000 customers in APAC, EMEA, Canada and North America
Grown from a team of two to more than 80 worldwide
We’ve hit some major milestones and we’ve had a lot of fun along the way. Now, as we enter our next major chapter of growth, we’re looking for more great people to bring on the journey with us.
Our Build Team at Xref is looking for a backend software engineer who is willing to join a dynamic, diverse, and dedicated group of peers to design our products, test our technologies, and engineer our creative solutions.
Day to day you will:
Develop high quality software following good design and architecture principles
Identify, prioritise and execute tasks in the software development life cycle
Develop tools and applications by producing clean, efficient code
Automate tasks using appropriate tools and methods
Debugging production errors
Follow good testing practices including unit tests and manual verification
Collaborate with internal teams to fix and improve products
Document development phases and monitor live systems
Ensure software is up-to-date with latest technologies
- 5-7 years work experience as a Software Engineer or Software Developer
Extensive experience in software development
Understanding of microservices and distributed system design.
Expertise in Python programming language
In-depth knowledge of relational databases such as PostgreSQL, MySQL and NoSQL
Familiarity with AWS
Analytical mind with problem-solving aptitude and ability to work independently
Excellent organisational and leadership skills
Bonus points if you have:
Experience working in a start-up environment
Experience with Agile, specifically Scrum, methodologies
Technologies We Use and Teach:
Python, Django, Angular
PostgreSQL, MySQL, NoSQL, Elasticsearch
Travis, Docker, AWS Lambda, AWS ECS
If this sounds appealing to you and you want to work in a dynamic and challenging environment, then please apply today.