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Senior Backend Software Engineer (Ruby, TypeScript) - Platform team

Employment Hero

Employment Hero

Software Engineering
Ho Chi Minh City, Vietnam
Posted on Tuesday, June 18, 2024

Our mission and where you fit in

Our ambitious team at Employment Hero is on a quest to transform employment, making it easier and more valuable for everyone. Our world-class software is the easiest way for small and medium-sized businesses to manage HR, payroll, employee engagement, and benefits.

Since our inception in 2014, we've had enormous growth (100% YoY), now serving 300,000 businesses globally, with 2 million+ users on the platform, reaching unicorn status in 2022 - and we have no plans of slowing down.

There’s never been a more exciting time to join one of the fastest-growing global unicorns, so let’s see if we could be a match!

In your role, you'll be focused on…

We are seeking talented and experienced Senior Backend Software Engineers to play a pivotal role in ensuring the reliability, scalability, and performance of our platform in Platform /DevOps/ Site Reliability Engineer team. As a Senior Backend Software Engineer, you will lead initiatives to design, implement, and maintain robust infrastructure and systems, driving continuous improvement and innovation. You will collaborate closely with cross-functional teams to optimize our technology stack, minimize downtime, and enhance the overall user experience.


    • Develop and maintain multiple applications using Ruby and TypeScript
    • Analyse current systems to find areas of improvement for security, reliability and performance
    • Collaborate with product and architecture teams to gather requirements and translate them into technical solutions
    • Contribute to the technical strategy of engineering
    • Ensure high-quality code by conducting testing and code reviews, both for yourself and your colleagues.
    • Share your knowledge and mentor Junior Developers within your squad.
    • Collaborate with highly respected Software Development Engineers in a high performing and supportive environment.
    • Demonstrate your passion for working on highly complex and technically challenging development projects.
    • Enhance features for our award-winning HR tech platform.