Feb 10, 2023

Senior Software Engineer

  • Bendigo and Adelaide Bank
  • Bendigo,Melbourne
Information Technology

Job Description

  • Integral technical role on our strategic internet banking channel
  • Grow with us as we expand on our technology capability
  • Work with new tech, in a fast paced and agile environment

About us

With more than 160 years of history, we are proud of our position in the community with more satisfied customers than any other Australian bank.  Every day, we work hard to bring our company purpose to life, feeding into the success of our customers and communities and not off it. 

We're more than just a bank with banking products. We change the lives of customers and communities. Commercial actions with heart!

Our time is now. We are challenging the status quo and we're excited about our future!

About the division 

The Engagement Practice is responsible for Bendigo Bank’s strategic go-to-market channels of engagement, building new experiences that delight, protect, and support our customers. The Practice is responsible for providing the best internet banking experience across our brands for all our customers.

Ultimately the Practice will continue to understand, design and build the things that matter most to our customers. 

About the role 

We love our customers, and we love to give them experiences that reflect our deep understanding of their banking needs and our commitment to their safety. We listen, and we care, and we respond. As a Senior/Software Engineer, you will be focussed primarily on building experiences in the Bank’s flagship internet banking channel.

Working in a small team but with influence across multiple squads, you are someone who is passionate about empowering engineers to own and support the code they write. You’ve been around and seen some stuff, so you have opinions on what good looks like, and what mistakes are best avoided.

This is an exciting opportunity for someone who is both looking to flex their tech muscles as well as develop their leadership skills in a fast paced, high-octane environment.

In this role, you’ll get to:

  • Use your technical leadership on how our application should grow and remain relevant
  • Participate in Engineering Community Events including Meetups
  • Collaborate to manage cross-Practice and Service dependencies for successful business outcomes
  • Apply effective management of Vendor and partner relationships

About you

You will have strong practical skills in front end development, across Ruby and JavaScript with React and React-Native for web and mobile would be great, but bring what you have and let’s see how we might work together.

To be successful in the role you will have:

  • Aptitude and experience with educating engineers so that they have the confidence to build out our app
  • Confidence in communication with the team, and ability to connect in with other engineers in the broader division
  • Ability to think strategically and effectively communicate how we can modernise and uplift
  • Proven project delivery experience with the ability to drive change in a high-tech development environment
  • Demonstrated ability to successfully deliver parallel and / or complex initiatives
  • A good grasp of native Android and iOS practices, including the relevant App Stores

Our Tech Stack

  • Ruby on Rails app with a React front end
  • React Native for mobile
  • Google Cloud Platform
  • Kubernetes
  • Docker, Terraform & Helm
  • Typescript, NodeJS and AWS for our API layer

Why us?

There's so much more to a career with Bendigo and Adelaide Bank than just banking. 

Working with us opens the door to a whole lot more than a fee free account. Get real benefits, work life balance and flexibility. We offer various leave benefits as well as banking benefits which can you give cash back in your pocket, shopping discounts, novated leasing options and we can support financially if you wish to complete further studies.

Bring your brilliant mind and we’ll help you take your learning to the next level with on the job training and external development opportunities - we want you to shine. After all, YOU are the difference that makes us the better big bank.

At Bendigo and Adelaide Bank we believe a diverse workforce supported by an inclusive culture is central to our success and we actively encourage applications from those who bring diversity of thought to our business. We support candidate requests for adjustment to accommodate an illness, injury or disability to equitably participate in the selection process.

Be quick to apply! Applications will be reviewed as they are received and may close before the listed closing date.