About Playvox

Playvox is a global and remote-friendly company with talent hubs all over the world. We have Playvoxers based in Manizales, Silicon Valley, Las Vegas, London, Barcelona, Santiago, San Paulo, as well as right across Australia (to name a few).

We’re a fast-growing technology start-up, with a category-defining workforce management product aimed at customer service environments. We are here as a serious competitor and disrupter in the mid-market for workforce management with rapid customer uptake spanning various industries and scales.

Due to increasing customer uptake, our Australia based team is now looking for a like-minded technologist to join us a key contributor during this exciting phase. Our Aussie team is small but fast evolving and pull together to produce and deliver amazing client outcomes all whilst having fun along the way!

The role

As part of our engineering team, you’ll be helping us to deliver an exciting product. This role is diverse with plenty of growth potential and the ability to learn several cross-domain skills.

You will:

  • Work in cross-functional product teams responsible for the discovery, delivery, and validation of product features.
  • Bring your opinion to design decisions, code reviews and building high-quality software with automated tests and documentation
  • Collaborate with product managers and our customer success team to realise our product vision.

The Playvox product is fully cloud based, developed as a series of micro-services and leveraging the AWS infrastructure and ecosystem. Our development toolkit is constantly evolving and currently includes:

  • NodeJs, Python, Angular, VueJS
  • AWS RDS, MongoDb, S3, Athena, DynamoDB
  • AWS ECS, Lambda, SQS, SNS
  • AWS Athena, Kinesis, SageMaker
  • Buildkite, Terraform, CodeDeploy, Serverless

About you

We’re open on background but what we’re looking for are engineers with commercial experience in some or all of the following: Javascript/TypeScript development, AWS, CI/CD, distributed systems, event driven applications, micro-services, container orchestration and event-sourcing.

As a Software Engineer, you’ll have a working knowledge of several aspects of software development, from designing, coding, testing to DevOps. You will be comfortable working alongside other internal stakeholders, making decisions together in order to quickly deliver valuable working software to our customers.

Ideal skills and experience:

  • 3+ years software engineering / development experience. Experience with JavaScript, TypeScript, Nodejs and modern frontend frameworks (e.g. React, Angular, Vue), CSS.
  • Deep passion for web technologies.
  • Cloud infrastructure experience is an advantage, especially with AWS services.
  • Strong organisational and communication skills.
  • Analytical and detail oriented with a strong drive and innovative approach.
  • Experience working closely with Design, Engineering and Business Stakeholders in an agile environment.

To succeed in this role you will be:

  • Thoughtful and pragmatic - able to make the right prioritisation decisions balancing new technologies, opportunities for improvements, and delivery timelines.
  • Not afraid to identify what we’re doing wrong so we can fix it, and what we're doing right so we can make it even better.
  • Hands-on and prepared to dig in to do what is required to ensure success.
  • An advocate for dev-ops and agile ways of working.
  • Team focused - always looking to contribute and for ways to help the team.
  • Passionate and always on the hunt for new ideas.
  • Focused on creating the best customer experience and constantly finding ways to improve features and experiences to create a delightful product for our customers.

Why Playvox?

In this fast-paced period of growth, it genuinely is an exciting time to be a Playvoxer. We are a high-energy, global collective that loves to celebrate wins, lift each other up and recognise each other’s contributions. We strive for excellence in every interaction, all whilst enjoying the little things along the way.

A few of our Playvoxer perks include:

  • Remote working
  • Training and learning opportunities
  • Monthly wellness hours

If you’re ready to contribute to a fun and driven team through this challenging yet rewarding opportunity, we’d love to hear from you! APPLY TODAY!

Please note: Due to high volume of applications, we will be contacting shortlisted applicants only.