FRONT-end Engineer

Full-time, Sydney

BOULEVARD is a high-growth fintech, building a new platform to democratise capital for private companies and their investors. Our mission is to enable these companies to grow and reach their goals.

BOULEVARD is a values led organisation. We aim to Push boundaries, Operate deliberately, Lead the game, and Win fairly.

We are looking for a talented and enthusiastic front-end software engineer to work on our core share register product and build new features that drive the growth and innovation. You will be working closely with the Head of Product, DevOps Manager (both in Sydney) and an offshore development team.

We are moving fast and have an ambitious release schedule. You’ll be contributing to building a superior product experience that delights our customers.

About You
You will need excellent communication skills and be comfortable working with a small local team as well as interacting with off-site software engineers.
You should be resilient and driven to be part of taking an early stage company to the next stage of maturity. You’ll also need organisational and problem solving skills to contribute and be part of a team effort as we move forward together. You don’t need extensive experience, but you should be a fast learner who is curious and wants to expand their skills and expertise.

Design and implement software solutions that are highly performant, high quality systems and applications using modern industry best practices.
Help create and implement our Design, Engineering and Product principles to build product & technical solutions that drive customer value with quality and performance.
Encourage innovation and foster an environment of continuous improvement.
Implement test driven development and foster a strong culture of clean code.
Engage in technical discussion of solutions and product ideas through documentation, design reviews, code review and technology discussions.

Minimum qualifications
1-3 years of software development experience.
Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Science or equivalent industry experience.
Solid computer science fundamentals including algorithms and data structures.
Expertise in React.js, CSS, and testing frameworks.
Be language agnostic and have experience in a few languages. We use Typescript, Java, Golang.
Be familiar with modern build, techniques, architectures and practices. We use GitLab CI.
Be an Australian citizen or permanent resident.

Preferred qualifications
Willingness and ability to understand and make changes to server side endpoints.
Experience with microservices, and modern techniques and tools around it. We use Docker, GKE.
Experience with persistence, storage and caching mechanisms. We use Mongo, Google Storage, CloudSQL.
Experience in API design (REST) and its frameworks.
Understanding of what it takes to build reliable, scalable and resilient systems using modern best practices, e.g: Caching, monitoring, tracing, feature flags, queues, load balancing, circuit breaking.

Important details
This is a permanent full-time role.
We are located in a dynamic co-working space in the SYDNEY CBD.
We offer a competitive salary based on skills and experience.
We offer equity to all employees with share options.
Flexible work schedule.

Diversity and Inclusion
At BOULEVARD we celebrate the diverse community different individuals cultivate. We are an equal opportunity employer and strive to ensure that our workplace is diverse and inclusive for all team members.