Full Stack Software Engineer

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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

As a Full Stack Software Engineer in our Superannuation space, you will be responsible for building and maintaining the Acurity software platform used by superannuation funds nationally. The successful person will specifically deal with the Web UI and related REST services. You will bring strong front end and Java skills and have the opportunity to upskill across a range of technologies such as React .

What you will be doing

  • Develop and maintain software programs in accordance with programming specifications. This includes (but is not limited to): HTML, CSS and JavaScript/TypeScript development /

  • React and/or Aurelia front end libraries / Java 8 Rest Services built on Sprint Boot / Apache and other Java libraries / Unit testing and integration testin

  • Design and develop web components

  • Designed and develop rest services in Java and Spring

  • Liaise with Business Analysts, Development and Quality Assurance team members to clarify technical requirements and implement the required functionality

  • Assist with troubleshooting and diagnosis of issues and defects within the scope of Acurity functionality.

  • Work independently and be self-sufficient, whilst having the skills to work collaboratively with business representatives, development and quality assurance team members

What you will need

  • Strong from end skills in HTML, CCS, Javascript or Typescript are a must

  • Backend skills in Java 8 and SQL skills are also a must

  • It would be awesome if you brought some React and UI skills

  • Webservices and SpringBoot are also nice to haves but not a deal breaker

  • We would love you to have knowledge of the superannuation industry

  • An eye for design and aesthetics on the web

  • Experience with unit testing and unit testing frameworks

  • Strong analytical, problem solving skill and high attention to detail

  • Ability to learn quickly and adapt to new technologies as required

  • Ability to build solid working relationships with internal staff and clients

  • Ability to work autonomously and be self-motivated to meet deadlines

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

  • Subsidized 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.

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Time Type

Full time