Job description


  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Canberra


Shortlyster - Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

Job Summary About Us

Compono seeks to transform organisational design within companies. We provide software products that power the work ecosystem for companies of all sizes, from start-up to Enterprise. Compono makes a person's working life, from beginning to end, more rewarding and productive in whatever company they work for.

As a core product of Compono, Shortlyster is an intelligent hiring optimisation platform. It instantly matches and ranks candidates and businesses together through smart data and science. Shortlyster brings forward the right talent who fit the job, the team, and the company culture to create a successful workplace.

About the Job

We are again expanding our Developer team and our range of products and therefore currently are currently recruiting a Senior Full Stack Developer with a passion in the server side and APIs. This Senior Developer role will:

- Build and maintain product features throughout the entire applications stack
- Provide documentation and technical support for operational carriers and service provider integrations
- Uphold quality standards including reliability, efficiency, security, maintainability and usability by applying best practice processes, methodologies and tools
- Integrate approved frameworks and technologies to improve existing services and to help fulfil business needs
- Perform code reviews and testing
- Provide leadership on key server side projects and under the supervision of the CTO
- Be part of our internal learning culture - where you both provide expertise and mentorship as well as take part in continuous learning within our team.
- Design, build and maintain scalable, secure and high performing server-side applications and APIs
- Write and maintain documentation about server-side solutions and decisions
- Assist team with debugging, monitoring server-side problems and code reviews
- Ensure high quality and performance of the server-side codebase via refactoring, promoting best practices and participating in long term development planning About You

Have a university degree or even a PhD? Or possibly never studied? This is not a criterion for this position. We instead focus on a combination of your skills and your capabilities.

You will have a strong understanding, knowledge and experience in the following:

- Skillset consisting of: React, Redux, noSQL databases, Express.js, TDD, Typescript (bonus), AWS (bonus) and GraphQL (bonus)
- Comfortable with databases and best practices around interacting with them
- Writing tests and knowing how to write testable code
- Comfortable with version control eg GIT
- Ability to debug problems unassisted in most of the situations
- Part of delivery of multiple products or systems
- Understanding of software development and design principles
- Understanding of coding standards
- Knowledge of container environments eg Docker
- Demonstrated involvement in an Open Source project/s (favourable) The following would be favourable for the ideal candidate:

- Back-end frameworks to build server-side software (Express.js + MongoDB + GraphQL)
- Web services and API technologies
- Database creation, integration and management
- Event based systems and HTTP protocol
- Background jobs processing
- Security settings and vulnerabilities As a Senior Developer in a fast paced and constantly changing Startup you will:

Lead by example

- Lead innovation, improvement and change
- Guide, motivate and mentor others
- Manage deadlines and escalate where required
- Able to articulate technical problems,concepts and ideas
- Have strong abstract reasoning skills and ability to think conceptually and problem solve
- Able to deal with unknowns and help build better processes and practices
- Possess understanding, passion and belief of our bigger business vision
- Have perseverance and grit
- Make evidence-based decisions
- Ability to receive and act on feedback
- Make well guided estimates and forecasting What We Offer

At Compono, we're dedicated to making a person's working life more rewarding and productive. That's why we've created an environment where everyone feels they belong. Join our team and you'll be rewarded with:

- Flexible hours and very generous working from home options or Remote working for the right candidate
- A great culture with a team who feel like family
- A competitive package
- An environment where you are encouraged to generate your own ideas and have an impact on decisions
- A bright and modern office space in Sydney's CBD Our values guide the way we work (and play). As Compono continues to grow, these five values remain constant:

- Perseverance
- Ownership
- Improvement
- Belongingness
- Transparency Next Steps

We may to get you know you! Don't miss out on this opportunity to join a progressive well-funded start-up. Apply now by completing your profile on the Shortlyster platform. Simply click the 'apply now' link below.

  • git
  • protocol
  • software