Remote - Senior Engineer

Last updated 11 minutes ago
Location:Remote - AU/NZ only
Job Type:Full Time

See yourself being part of a large, transformational change? This could be the role for you!

Iress is continuing to hire for roles during Covid-19 with all interviewing and on-boarding done virtually. Everyone new to the team, along with our current staff, will temporarily work from home until it is safe to return to our offices.

Who we are

At Iress, we believe technology should help people perform better every day. Since our beginning in 1993, people across financial services have trusted us to take their performance to the next level. From the world’s most established financial brands to new and disruptive players, we help improve every aspect of our clients’ businesses so that they can work better, every day.

Iress is one of Australia’s largest technology companies and employs more than 1,900 people across Australia, United Kingdom, South Africa, Canada, New Zealand and Asia.

The role

We are looking for a highly skilled software engineer to join our Wealth management team who are responsible for building our award-winning financial planning product XPLAN. Our goal is to rethink our user experience with a new design approach. You'll play a key part in unlocking XPLAN's rich functionality by creating a more efficient, intuitive and delightful user experience for our clients. We believe in continuously improving the way we build market-leading products. Our team welcomes new ideas and you'll join during a time of exciting change as we explore cloud-based infrastructure (AWS), Continuous Deployment (TeamCity), Microservices and DevOps practices.

We're open to the successful person being based anywhere in Australia and working remotely.

What you will need

  • You'll have experience in working with a varied stack which includes Python, JavaScript, React. Ideally will also have AWS experience

  • You will have experience in building quality software using tools such as JIRA, Bitbucket, SonarQube, Artifactory etc

  • Ability to contribute to a new AGILE team constantly experimenting with new tools and solutions

  • Have a collaborative approach with team members in a self-autonomous squad (no bigger than 4 / 5 people) where everyone is involved in product decisions.

  • Ability to solve complex problems at scale, developing high performance, web applications with a global user base.

  • Passion to Grow your skills through formal training, lunch and learns and by attending conferences. We host the occasional meetup too.

Why work with us

  • Competitive base salary

  • Global opportunities

  • State-of-the-art offices

  • Casual dress, flexible work policy

  • Access to various learning and development programs

  • 3 days’ leave per year for charity initiatives

  • Global 36-hour hackathon

  • Table tennis, pool tables, meditation rooms

  • Subsidised Myki

  • Up to 26 weeks’ paid parental leave for primary carers (up to 4 weeks for secondary carers), and the ability to work part-time when returning to work.

Employment Type


Time Type

Full time