Senior Developer (Full Stack)

Job details

23 May 2024
AU$120000 - AU$135000 per annum
South Melbourne
Job type
Software Development + Testing

Job description

**** Digital Agency experience a MUST ***

**** Permanent role ****

**** Hybrid role - min 3 days onsite at their office in the Melbourne office ****

Join this marketing technology practice delivering tech projects and 'as a service' agreements to their clients.

As Senior Developer you will have complete ownership of end to end projects and products. You will be building and maintaining products across the stack and be a subject matter expert in web frameworks, API's, databases and multiple back-end languages. You will use new technologies to solve challenges for both the front-end and back-end architecture, ultimately delivering amazing experiences for their clients.

Enthusiasm for staying informed of the latest technology and front end design trends and emerging tools to ensure they are offering the best solutions to their clients.
All projects and services are designed to help clients operate in rhythm and scale to success - delivering a genuine ROI on technology.

This role works closely with the whole technical team and reports to the Digital Delivery lead. The role can also access the Operations Manager and Strategy Director for oversight support.

The Tech Team:

3 in-house developers: 1 Tech Lead, 1 Senior Developer (this role) and 1 Full Stack Developer. An internal Digital Project Manager who manages some projects directly and is responsible for the Service


Culture is super important to us. Nice people, no ego, who like to work hard, have fun together with kindness and mutual respect at the heart of how they all behave towards each other and their clients. A family friendly bunch with a lot of the team having young families. There is a lot of reciprocal flexibility.

Frameworks & Systems:
Typically, the developers focus on Symfony PHP, Laravel and Vue.JS ( LAMP ) and AWS microservices. They also have a pet project we built for team education which is based on Nest.js.
The Platform as a service line is mainly high level WordPress for Marketing and Performance leveraging the WP Engine Infrastructure for development, hosting and compliance.
They also currently manage two other CMS projects on AWS that we have taken over from previous development scenarios and these are under Managed Services.
These are Managed Services with dedicated support and development hours each month. We manage compliance and security.

Working strategically within the Property Industry and related verticals and partner with leading organisations and brands.

This means they are ideally looking for someone with experience with CRMs from Salesforce to Leading Real Estate CRMs like Box & Dice, Agent Box, or Self Storage CRMs like Sitelink or Storman.

All of their products have CRM or data API integrations. Also integrating with trading desks and data
analytics platforms. Majority of marketing websites are integrated into CRM, Marketing Automation and Analytics.

Your responsibilities include:

  • Working across the full stack, building highly scalable distributed solutions that enable positive user experiences and measurable business growth.
  • Have ownership of new projects, from conceptualisation to deployment.
  • Participate in all aspects of agile software development, including design, implementation and deployment.
  • Architect and provide guidance on building end-to-end systems optimised for speed and scale.
  • Ensure application performance, uptime, and scale, and maintain high standards for code quality and application design.
  • Design and implementation of the overall web architecture.
  • Implementation of their approved user interface and understanding of design systems.
  • Ensuring the entire stack is designed and built for speed and scalability.
  • Develop and design custom APIs for enhanced functionality and integration with third-party services.
  • Design and implementation of continuous integration and deployment.
  • Assisting in enhancing existing software components and adding new features.
  • Implement robust security practices to protect the application from vulnerabilities.
  • Writing technical documentation.
  • Supporting the service desk by responding to issues and requirements of for managed services agreements, including and prioritising needs based on urgency and priority.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • Proficiency in programming languages, frameworks, and tools relevant to the project.
  • Proficient understanding of web markup, including HTML5, CSS3
  • Basic understanding of server-side CSS pre-processing platforms, such as LESS and SASS
  • Proficient understanding of client-side scripting and JavaScript frameworks, including jQuery
  • Experience with React, Node and other JavaScript frameworks.
  • Good understanding of asynchronous request handling, partial page updates, and AJAX.
  • Basic knowledge of image authoring tools, to be able to crop, resize, or perform small adjustments on an image.
  • Experience in Jira, Confluence, GitHub, and other modern dev tooling.
  • Experience in set-up and maintenance of headless-CMS platforms.
  • A minimum of 5 years' experience.

- The role will work hybrid, Monday and Fridays at home and Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursdays in the office with the rest of the team.
- Looking at a range of $120-$135K salary package.

Apply now for an immediate discussion on the role.

To be considered for the role click the 'apply' button or for more information about this and other opportunities please contact James McVey on 03 86804234 or email: [email protected] and quote the above job reference number.

Paxus values diversity and welcomes applications from Indigenous Australians, people from diverse cultural and linguistic backgrounds and people living with a disability. If you require an adjustment to the recruitment process, including the application form in an alternate format, please contact me on the above contact details.