Reliability Software Engineer

Location:Auckland
Job Type:Full Time

We have a number of exciting opportunities in our Reliability team, based in Auckland.

At Xero, we're taking the world by storm, developing beautiful online accounting software that is accessible anytime, anywhere. To do that, we need great people who are hard-working, innovative and fun!

Xero’s operational team is transforming the way it works to become more agile and efficient. We are looking to grow and develop our Reliability Team to tackle the unique challenges that come with supporting the growing Xero application at scale.

You will use your software development background to solve these challenges by automating the solutions. You will use your knowledge of programming languages, data structures, algorithms, and performance to write software to address those challenges. That software will need to be efficient and able to address the task even as the task grows. You will work closely with Xero’s Product and Platform teams to understand their requirements and build fit for purpose solutions that meet operational needs.

We're looking for passionate people who want to be a part of an accounting software revolution. You need to be super comfortable in a fast-paced, high-growth company. As part of a global team, you will need to interact effectively with Xero’s operational teams in New Zealand, Australia & USA .

What you'll bring with you:

  • Have experience as a Site Reliability Engineer or you’ll be a full stack software engineer that understands the “stack” or from a DevOps background
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • A desire to learn and an ability to pick things up quickly
  • Object-oriented programming experience
  • A good eye for detail
  • Experience with CI/CD
  • A commitment to the Xero values: #Human, #Champion, #Challenge, #Ownership, #Beautiful

You will get to work with: Kubernetes, AWS, Serverless, Docker, containerisation.

This role will involve on-call availability and periodic overtime. If you are ready to take on a new challenge in a fast-paced organisation where the sky's the limit we want to hear from you.

Joining Xero means making a difference to the lives of many people, and working for a company with big goals. As part of our awesome package, you’ll get a competitive salary, Xero shares, great colleagues and an environment that challenges you to follow your passions, develop your skills and be the best you can be.

Xero is a NZ Immigration Accredited Employer and is Rainbow Tick accredited too.

If you’ve read all this and feel you’ve got lots to offer, get in touch!