Senior Frontend Engineer - Upgrades

Sydney
Engineering – Customer Facing Engineering /
Full-time Permanent /
Hybrid
At SafetyCulture, we help businesses get better everyday. As the operational heartbeat of working teams, our technology gives workers a voice and leaders the visibility to make smart decisions. We’re constantly evolving our platform, expanding into sensors/IoT, Scalable and Event-Driven Architecture to name a few, but we believe there’s more to be done.  

Recently valued at AU$2.7Bn, we’re investing our resources into creating and shaping a better workplace for all. We are growing fast and looking for talented, self-motivated people that value collaboration, growth and learning to join our team. 

The tech stack

We use a modern technology stack including Swift/Kotlin/C++ (mobile); React.js (front end); Go/node.js (back end); AWS/Kafka/Kubernetes (infrastructure) 

The role

You’ll be empowered to manage complex architectural decisions and drive change. You’ll own delivery of practical solutions to solve real-world problems for customers, with the knowledge that what you build has an immediate positive impact.

You’ll face exciting technical challenges as we scale, and be an integral part of the engineering team. High-performing teams here own their services, and you’re trusted to build and run a system that serves hundreds of thousands of users while transforming it into a system that will serve millions of users in the near future. We empower engineers to learn new skills and use technology to solve customer problems, including initiatives in IoT, machine learning, and event-driven architecture.

Essential Skills

    • Proficiency in React, TypeScript, and familiarity with different browsers and languages
    • Understanding of usability and design to create modular and flexible frontend components that can be easily combined and customized to meet evolving business needs
    • Demonstrated expertise in integrating with third party vendors in the payment space, such as PayPal, Stripe or Maxio
    • Depth of knowledge in a implementing composable frontend architecture solutions
    • Ability to own delivery of complex features, break down requirements and provide reasonable estimates
    • Ability to articulate effort vs impact tradeoffs
    • Ability to improve others’ ability to deliver great work
    • Ability to demonstrate SafetyCulture values (Think Customer, Open Honest Always, Better as a Team, Be Bold Bring Action)

Desirable Skills

    • Experience mentoring and teaching others
    • Experience with localization efforts to tailor the product experience to diverse audiences and cultures
    • Familiarity with Go and GRPC for efficient communication between services
    • Building and running SaaS or cloud services at scale
    • Experience with product-lead growth experiments, and techniques such as A/B testing

More than a Job!

    • Equity with high growth potential, and a competitive salary;
    • Hybrid working, we encourage you to create the best work blend while working from your home and the local SafetyCulture office;
    • Access to professional and personal training and development opportunities; 
    • Hackathons, Workshops, Lunch & Learns;
    • We encourage involvement in the community, open source work, attending talks and events, and experimenting with new technologies.

Office Benefits

    • In-house Culinary Crew serving up daily breakfast, lunch and snacks;
    • Barista coffee machine, craft beer on tap, boutique wines and a range of non-alcoholic beverages;
    • Quarterly celebrations and team events;
    • Table tennis, board games, books library, and pet-friendly office.


We’re committed to building inclusive teams and cultivating a sense of belonging so our people can bring their whole authentic selves to work each day. We seek to make reasonable adjustments throughout our recruitment process to create an even playing field for all candidates. Thanks to the tireless efforts of the entire SafetyCulture team we’ve built an incredible culture which has seen us recognised as a Best Place to Work in Australia, the US and the UK

Even if you don't meet every requirement listed in the ad, please consider applying for this role. We prioritise inclusion and value individuals with potential over a checklist of qualifications. Don't rule yourself out, hit that apply button if this job resonates with you You can find out more about life at SafetyCulture via Youtube, Twitter, Instagram and LinkedIn.

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