Senior Frontend Engineer (Mobile)


Prospa has established itself as a clear #1 online lender to small business in Australia and current growth trajectories see the business continuing to invest in its rapidly growing team, currently over 200 strong. This represents a unique opportunity to join one of Australia's most exciting and fastest-growing Fintech businesses with an awesome culture and plenty of further growth.

We are driven by our people. Their diversity, skills and passion are the foundation of what we deliver to our customers – where employees are dedicated to achieving stellar results and exceeding customer expectations. Our values: obsess about customers; deliver value fast; day 1; simplicity; be bold, open and real; and one team, inform how we think and act every day. We are also recognised as an AON Hewitt Best Employer in 2017 and 2018 FINNIES Best Fintech Place to Work and a Great Place to Work in 2019!

The role

As a Senior Software Engineer (Mobile), you will be a key member of the Frontend Engineering team. You will be translating designs and wire-frames into high-quality code. You have an eye for detail and are passionate to deliver value fast. You live and breathe TypeScript and are an effective leader of any engineering team, willing to voice your opinion and share your knowledge.

What you will be doing

  • Work closely with designers, product teams and your fellow engineers to create, extend and enhance responsive, accessible and beautiful Mobile (iOS & Android) and Web applications.
  • Architect and build software features that is readable, reliable, reusable and maintainable.
  • Build and implement API endpoints as required.
  • Use your technical experience and knowledge to solve both business and technology problems.
  • Model, mentor and coach other team members in best practices and hone their skills through peer programming, effective code reviews, and providing feedback.
  • Be a driver of quality, surfacing data and metrics to guide development, quality and availability. 

What you'll need to succeed

  • 5+ years Software Development experience, including 3+ years Mobile Development experience.
  • Experience with building mobile applications on iOS and Android.
  • Deep knowledge in React, Typescript, React Native, Firebase, GraphQL and REST APIs.
  • Experience with monitoring and alerting tooling, and security in Mobile and Web applications.
  • Thorough understanding of web and mobile accessibility.
  • Knowledgeable in various build tools including Webpack, Cocoapods, Gradle, Fastlane, npm etc.
  • Highly skilled in designing robust applications and employ sound software architecture practices.
  • Experience in building and maintaining CI and CD pipelines.

What's nice to have

  • Experience with native iOS and Android app development
  • Experience with building GraphQL and REST APIs
  • Working knowledge of Cloud-based deployments, applications, systems and CI/CD pipelines.
  • Experience with Azure (or equivalent platform) and accompanying ecosystem

Come and Join Our Team

If you can see yourself at Prospa and feel you can contribute to the ongoing success of our company, please hit ‘apply’.

We embrace diversity in our people and our thinking and provide a collaborative, inclusive, innovative and respectful environment. We celebrate who you are, recognise & reward great achievements, and actively provide our people the same great experience we provide our customers.

We are committed to being an equal opportunities employer and we never discriminate on the basis of race, religion, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, age, marital or disability status.

With the greatest respect CVs will not be accepted from recruitment agencies at this time