Software Engineer (React)

Sydney, New South Wales, Australia | Engineering | Full-time | Fully remote


Software Engineer (React)


Lendi is Australia's #1 home loan platform and we're building technology to take the hard work out of home loans. We're passionate about how technology can revolutionise our industry and solve a key pain point in peoples' lives.

Lendi is looking for a Software Engineer to help one of our product teams. In an ever-changing regulatory environment, Lendi is leading the charge in developing industry-first technology designed to offer Australian homeowners transparency, simplicity and convenience in their home loan experience. 

Engineering is forefront in this charge as we look to automate and build out scalable and reliable systems to support our customers and counterparty banks.


What you'll be doing:

  • For borrowers, you’ll build a beautiful, intuitive and empowering interface for understanding and selecting the mortgage that is right for their unique situation. 
  • For mortgage professionals, you’ll create an optimised, efficient and transformative set of tools helping them be significantly more productive than their peers. 
  • Develop reusable, flexible UI components using React.
  • Work with our Product/UX team to imagine the visual and interaction patterns appropriate for our customers.
  • Owning major parts of the system, designing and delivering quality stable solutions 
  • Building robust, scalable software as a key member of our core engineering team 
  • Writing clean, maintainable code that is suitable for continuous integration and deployment, following best practices and software guidelines 
  • Helping to drive the engineering rhythm and process of the team from planning, resource allocation, design, coding, deployment, and support 
  • Guiding less experienced engineers 
  • Collaborating as part of a cross-functional Agile team 
  • Owning the code you and your team build, which means supporting debugging, monitoring and alerting in production
  • Working closely with other cross-functional team members. 


What you’ll bring: 

  • 3+ years of experience as a Front End Engineer
  • 3+ years of experience working with Javascript frameworks (React)
  • Strong React skills - Context and Hooks
  • Strong Javascript, Typescript, HTML5, CSS skills.
  • Experience with CSS-in-JS frameworks (Styled Components, Emotion, etc)
  • Experience across the full stack (NodeJs, Koa, React, Webpack, Jest).
  • High levels of commercial acumen, communication skills & proactive in identifying areas for improvement.


It would be good to have: 

  • Experience using and developing RESTful APIs.
  • Experience using and developing GraphQL APIs.
  • Proficient understanding of cross-browser compatibility issues and ways to work around them. 
  • Proficient understanding of standards and techniques regarding web scalability, performance, and security
  • Proficient understanding of code versioning tools such as Git / Bitbucket.
  • Proficient understanding of feature flagging and AB testing.


Benefits and perks:

  • At Lendi we take career development seriously. We have the opportunities, budget and frameworks in place to propel your career in the direction you want to take it!
  • ‘Flex-first’ working arrangement - decide whether you work from home and/or in our offices
  • A week's additional annual leave after 3 years' service
  • Regular social and team building activities.


Lendi is an equal opportunity employer and values diversity at our company.