Careers

Hey! Welcome to our careers board, here you will find current open positions we are hiring for!

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The Zylon Team

When you join Zylon, you are joining a team of passionate professionals who work together to accomplish more than what would be possible to tackle individually.

You will get to work on exciting projects with some of the most exciting technologies around, all while reaping the benefits of our industry leading work-life balance.

The benefits of working for us

Remote work

If the global situation taught us anything, its that working from home rocks for professionals!

Flexible work hours

Need to drop off kids to school every weekday? Maybe you like working partially at night? No problem!

Professional development

Learn something completely new with 5 PD days every year with LinkedIn Learning and other resources!

Workplace diversity

We don't judge, and neither should anyone. No Australian will ever get turned away because of their gender, ethnicity or disability at Zylon.

No crunch-time

We're no longer students in university, we handle our workload efficiently so we can avoid crunch-time.

Competitive remuneration

Great work deserves a competitive salary.

Exciting projects

Work on genuinely interesting software that will bring real value.

Open Positions

Full-Stack Web Developer

$74,000 p.a.

About the role

We are looking for a passionate full-stack Web Developer to join our growing team of professionals at Zylon. You will work with a team of devs and designers as you develop unique single page application UIs & APIs for web applications. This role is fully remote and as such we need someone comfortable working with autonomy in a high-paced Agile environment. The position is classified as Full-Time and is a 6-month contract with 1 year extensions on a performance merit.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Building beautiful data-driven Vue SPAs with Scss

  • Building Node Express APIs that connect to MongoDB

  • Writing clean, optimised and modern JavaScript with libraries such as Lodash

  • Translating technical / business requirements into code

  • Collaborating with a team of devs and designers to reach common goals

About you

The right candidate will show a strong passion for web development with experience coding in Vue & Express and have a great positive outlook, with the ability to work efficiently in a team. Company culture is very important to us and the successful candidate will promote a friendly and welcoming work environment. While we are looking for an experienced web developer, personality and enthusiasm count and our hiring philosophy can be summarised as 'A skilled graduate with a smile and a genuine passion to grow is worth more to us than 10 years of empty experience'.

Essential skills & experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in IT / Computer Science or 4+ years commercial experience

  • Highly proficient in JavaScript

  • At least 1 year experience in building Vue2 SPAs and Express APIs

  • Strong experience binding APIs to the front-end (axios, JSON, objects)

  • 2+ years experience writing modern CSS (flexbox, Scss)

  • Experience deploying APIs

  • Experience using Git version control (we use Sourcetree)

  • Ability to work independently when required with a high attention to detail

  • Team player skills, including willingness to mentor and to be mentored

  • A strong passion to grow and accept that one never stops learning in web development

Nice to have skills & experience:

  • Working in an Agile environment

  • Mongo Atlas

  • Netlify

  • Bulma CSS framework

  • Asana, MS Teams, OneDrive

  • Bonus: you are someone who knows when its time to google (stackoverflow, CSStricks etc.)

Remuneration

$74,000 per annum (total salary package including 10% super: $81,400)

Restrictions

You need full working rights to be elegible for this role (Citizenship / Permanent Resident)

Apply now

Send your resume and cover letter to careers@zylon.com.au

UI/UX Designer

$55,000 p.a.

About the role

We are looking for a talented UI/UX designer to join our growing team of professionals at Zylon. You will work with a team of designers as you support our developers by designing spectacular user interfaces for our projects that they will build. The ideal candidate will bring expertise in design principles including hierarchy, typography, layout & spacing, color and others. This role is fully remote and as such we need someone comfortable working with autonomy in a high-paced Agile environment. The position is classified as part-time (60%) and is a 6-month contract with extensions on a performance merit.

Key responsibilities include:

  • Utilizing design principles to design beautiful data-driven UIs from concept to go-live

  • Working closely with other designers, developers and project managers to rapidly wireframe and iteratively improve designs based on feedback

  • Designing User Experience Workflows and UI assets including SVG / PNG illustrations, buttons and symbols.

About you

The right candidate will show a strong passion for web design with a portfolio to back it up and have a great positive outlook, with the ability to work efficiently in a team. Company culture is very important to us and the successful candidate will promote a friendly and welcoming work environment. While we are looking for an experienced web designer, personality and enthusiasm count and our hiring philosophy can be summarised as 'A skilled graduate with a smile and a genuine passion to grow is worth more to us than 10 years of empty experience'.

Essential skills & experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Design (or similar) / 3+ years commercial digital design experience

  • Expert level knowledge over design theory

  • At least 1 year experience in designing complex websites

  • Complete knowledge over how elements on the website relate to each other (basic HTML and full CSS)

  • Very strong experience designing responsive interfaces

  • Efficiency and expertise in using design software (photoshop, figma, sketch)

  • High energy can-do attitude

  • Ability to work independently when required with a high attention to detail

  • Team player mindset

Nice to have skills & experience:

  • Google Analytics

  • Highly proficient with CSS

  • Bulma CSS framework

  • Asana, MS Teams, OneDrive

  • Ability to make everything you touch look awesome!

Remuneration

$55,000 per annum (total salary package including 10% super: $60,500)

Restrictions

You need full working rights to be elegible for this role (Citizenship / Permanent Resident)

Apply now

Send your resume and cover letter to careers@zylon.com.au