Lead Software Engineer

Winning Appliances

Join an established and fast growing business where we live and celebrate our company values every day.

  • Contribute to solution design and upgrade of new and existing systems
  • Lead a team of experts
  • Work in a flat structure and have easily access to our C-suite
Lead Software Engineer ( Node.js, Kubernetes, GCP)
The Lead Software Engineer is part of the Internal Systems team focusing on building and maintaining a scalable, secure, robust, and highly available Services Platform to provide Winning Group a consistent and reusable array of business services for growth and innovation.
Responsibilities include:
  • Build and maintain services running in a service mesh on Google Cloud
  • Migrate and maintain legacy applications on the services platform
  • Lead a small team of junior and senior engineers
  • Document and publish APIs 
  • Write unit/integration tests, contribute to engineering wiki and documentation
  • Perform analysis as required to troubleshoot issues and assist in their resolution
  • Participate in peer reviews, ensure the quality of code produced, promote coding standards, test coverage, and design
  • Implement processes and systems to monitor platform performance and stability, ensuring production services always accurate and available for key stakeholders and business processes that depend on them
  • Contribute to solution design and upgrade of new and existing systems
Key Experience in a nutshell:
  • Excellent communication skills
  • 5+ years of experience in a Software Engineering role
  • Good organisational skills and attention to detail
  • Be responsible and have a strong sense of ethics and professionalism
  • Team orientated approach
  • Agile software delivery 
  • Team leading experience
One or more of the following programming languages:
  • Javascript/Node.js (Essential)
  • Java
  • Golang (nice to have)
Experience with Google Cloud technologies including:
  • Google Kubernetes Engine (GKE)
  • Cloud Storage
  • CloudSQL
  • Pub/Sub  
Experience with cloud native development including:
  • Kubernetes (Essential)
  • Istio
  • Prometheus
  • Flux/GitOps
  • Helm
What's In It For You?
  • Develop your career and grow as we do - we’re passionate about internal promotion and continuous learning and growth
  • Tired of excessive politics and red tape? We have an incredibly flat and unstructured culture. Let common sense prevail!
  • We are leading the way for innovation in the Australian retail industry
  • We have table tennis, a pool table, darts board and Xbox consoles!
  • We have a balcony with almost every BBQ you can imagine - for ‘team meetings’ of course
  • We believe in work life balance - family matters
  • We are a family-owned and family-run business
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