About Transpire

Transpire builds digital products that have a positive impact on the world. We transform complex problems into innovative digital solutions by combining digital strategy, human centered design and technology expertise. From creating apps that fast-track cancer research, to helping Virgin Australia’s millions of customers book and manage their travel from their mobile, our Transpirers strive to help our customers transform and inspire and make a difference in people’s lives every day.

We are looking for an experienced and curious API Developer who specialises in AWS to help create innovative digital products and great user experiences. You will work closely with our team and customer to design and build back end solutions for our web/mobile applications. You will ensure stable and scalable systems are built, deployed and supported. 


What you’ll get:

  • Work on projects you’ll be proud of. 
  • $1,500 Training and Development Budget, with sanctioned days to pursue it!
  • Career development and engagement is top priority, we want to invest in you! 
  • $1,000 Annual Technology Allowance (Buy the latest tech) 
  • Work life balance - Flexibility is in our DNA, don’t let work get in the way of life
  • Market leading parental leave schemes and annual leave bonuses for tenure.
  • Be empowered to make decisions and bring your ideas, you’re the expert!
  • Push the boundaries, continuous learning and discovering new ways of doing things.
  • Rub shoulders with thought leaders in the industry, collaborate with a sensational team.
  • We create digital products that people love and that matter.


What you’ll do:

  • Provide solution design and advice to customers
  • Implementing and enhancing API platform built on Apigee & AWS ECS.
  • Building accelerators in the form of libraries, starter kits etc in go & AWS.
  • Understand customer requirements and collaboratively design solutions 
  • Use an existing technology stack to extend outstanding technical solutions
  • Develop, maintain, document and test high quality code
  • Solve technical problems with our teams and customers


What you’ll bring:

  • A passion for delivering exceptional technical solutions and customer experiences
  • Outstanding consulting skills, with strong negotiation and influencing skills with customers
  • Experience working in an Agile environment and extending existing development projects
  • A drive to work as part of a collaborative team
  • Tertiary qualifications in IT or equivalent experience
  • Problem solving abilities when working with unfamiliar solutions
  • Strong documentation skills and mindset
  • Excellent communication skills 
  • Team player who collaborates well with frontend and mobile developers and drives accountability


Experience working with:

  • Solid experience with microservices and distributed systems programming.
  • Experience building applications in the cloud (AWS, GCP, Azure).
  • Experience with devops, provisioning and operating infrastructure
  • Some background with AWS and Go 
  • API documentation using OpenAPI/Swagger
  • Docker, Kubernetes and EKS (Desirable)

Only candidates with rights to work in Australia will be accepted. 

No agency candidates will be accepted at this time.