Senior Full Stack Developer

Location: Melbourne
Job Type: Permanent / Full Time
Contact: Elle Gyorffy

Our client:

Six Degrees Executive have partnered with a market-leading provider of innovative digital fitness, nutrition and mindfulness solutions. With encouraging growth in the fitness and nutrition category forecasted, everyone in the business is focused on aggressive growth in 2022 and beyond.

The opportunity:

We are seeking a motivated and experienced Senior Full Stack Developer to join our growing team to manage the web-based products.

Leading the charge across the entire development lifecycle, you will oversee all aspects of front and back-end software engineering. You will provide technical guidance and mentorship to our developers and help support your teammates whenever needed.

If you find great excitement and passion in being challenged, prioritize well, communicate clearly, can juggle multiple responsibilities at the same time, and are energized by making customers successful, this could be your opportunity to come on board with us.

Role responsibilities:

  • Serve as a technical lead contributing to and directing the efforts of the development team, including internal and external team members.
  • Design and develop front end website architecture, back-end website applications, APIs and database optimisation.
  • Write testable, scalable and efficient code and lead code reviews.
  • Working closely with senior stakeholders to understand business requirements and help translate these into technical requirements for the development team.
  • Determine best practices, develop process improvements, and implement new ways of working.
  • Remain current on new technologies and vendor offerings; evaluate and make recommendations as necessary.
  • Be actively involved with the team and provide leadership - from both a performance and cultural perspective.

About you:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or relevant field.
  • 8+ years working in software development.
  • Proficiency with front-end languages such as HTML, CSS and JavaScript.
  • Proficiency with server-side languages such as Ruby on Rails and database technology such as MySQl.
  • Proven success as a technical team leader and experience with Agile/Scrum methodology.
  • Advanced written and verbal communication skills.
  • Experience in the health/nutrition and fitness industries is beneficial.
  • Brings energy, enthusiasm and a collaborative attitude to work every day!

Culture and Benefits:

  • Freedom of working within an environment where you can take chances and influence direction.
  • Hybrid working (Tues and Thurs preferred in office)
  • Free use of flagship product.

To express an interest in this role, please apply today.