The Company Next Commerce builds businesses that make online shopping better. We are a fully independent business with offices in Sydney, Melbourne, Munich and Tel Aviv. Our mission is to connect shoppers with products, brands and stores they’ll love. We are a team of passionate, inquisitive individuals pushing boundaries and always innovating. Next Commerce ventures include: • Getprice – Australia’s leading comparison shopping engine • TROVA – a style & fashion discovery engine • Hynt – personalised product recommendations for e-‐commerce websites • The Next Commerce Media Network
The Opportunity We are building and scaling platforms across a number of new businesses. As a key member of the Delivery team, you will be responsible for creating, deploying, and supporting high-‐traffic mission-‐ critical web and mobile applications in the cloud. Your main focus will be on www.hynt.com. Reporting to the Group Technical Director, you will have a strong technical background and work under limited supervision in a dynamic Agile environment. You will be a senior application programmer in python and use your knowledge of cloud, enterprise environments, automation, and continuous integration to help architect new systems and enhance existing systems. You will help analyse, create, and estimate stories with a high-‐focus on code quality and scalability.
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Degree qualified – Information Systems / Computer Science. Masters preferred. Minimum 7 years experience in IT Industry Excellent understanding of web technologies and enterprise-‐grade architectures Demonstrated experience in building high-‐traffic web and mobile sites Mandatory experience in Python, AWS, Continuous Delivery/Integration, and Linux Prefer experience in Django, Mongo, System/Database Administration, CDNs, and front-‐end development Experience in Oryx, Angular JS, Security, automated test frameworks, TDD, profiling tools (e.g. NewRelic) would be highly regarded Experience in Agile (Scrum or variation) including working in sprints, creating lightweight documentation, story definition/estimation, and release processes Strong, confident communicator. Experience managing other DevOps would be highly regarded. Ability to work under pressure in a fast-‐paced environment and meet agreed deadlines Experience in value comparison shopping is an advantage