Swyftx is an innovative fin-tech scaleup, rapidly building a name for itself as Australia’s most feature-rich and best-priced digital currency exchange. With over 600,000 users and growing fast, we are building an exceptional team to support this fantastic growth. We’re putting our people’s values, and our customer’s experience first, with our sights set on becoming Australia’s largest cryptocurrency trading platform and next billion-dollar success story.
About the opportunity
The Cloud Engineering Manager is responsible for overseeing the squads building a cloud environment that enables engineers to quickly build stateless, idempotent, ephemeral, fault tolerant and highly available services. We do this by providing a set of standards, guidelines, tooling and training.
You’ll be a leader who actively contributes to the Swyftx culture of technical excellence and collaboration, team engagement and professional development all while enabling our digital currency exchange to transform into a global platform that will serve millions of customers in the future.
What you’ll do: Developing and leading the Cloud roadmap and target state. Provide ongoing advice, assistance, and training to direct reports. Technical hands on coding and scripting - you will be hands on in this role. Use your experience as a leader to help us build world-class engineering teams that focus on scalability, flexibility and resilience whist supporting a positive impact on the team. Have effective 1:1's with your team members. Implement new processes, documentation, tools, and ways of working that promote technical excellence and empower teams and individuals. Provide a combination of people and technical leadership, work alongside engineers and jump into the deep end of technical challenges when there is a need. You’ll contribute to strategy, planning, and execution of complex technical projects, and cross group initiatives while empowering your teams to collaborate on strategic initiatives, achieve their goals and meet delivery expectations. Foster a culture of collaboration, growth, education, mentorship, and development throughout the team. Coach the improvement of Agile software development practices: Your team's technical practices are continuously evaluated and improved to ensure we are always delivering high-quality software that is secure, robust and scalable at a consistent cadence. Closely collaborate with leadership to formulate product vision by steering the business from a technology perspective, aligning work streams, and achieving short-term and long-term strategic goals.
About you:Extensive experience as a people leader who develops an engineering culture that leads to high-performing, self-sufficient teams while having a deep understanding of the technical aspects of engineering excellence. Experience of solution architecture and high-level design with an aim to simplify the landscape and present options, recommendations, estimation and technical planning. Strong AWS Cloud experience. You have successfully delivered projects in a large-scale cloud based environment. Prior working experience with Kubernetes. You’ll have a product focused mindset in the way you work. Interested in the local software engineering community, engaging in community events and encouraging your teams to do the same.
Some of our perks and benefits include: Unlimited fee-free trading. Career growth, training, mentorship, and development opportunities. Social activities, game breaks and end of month awards. Competitive salary and bonus opportunities. Swyftx supports a hybrid working environment.
Life at Swyftx
You will experience first-hand what it means to say “I did that” as you watch your ideas and visions become a reality, impacting thousands of people every day. We are a culture that values learning and training, career growth and setting our people up for success.
At Swyftx we are focused on creating a diverse and dynamic environment that embraces and values differences. We value the variety of unique experiences, qualities and characteristics that our people possess, and we are committed to providing a working environment where everyone is included and treated with respect.
Interested? Press the 'Apply Now' button and we look forward to hearing from you. You will have the rights to legally work in Australia, sponsorship options are not available for this role.
We have an internal Talent Acquisition function, and therefore are not accepting approaches from recruitment agencies.