Front End Software Engineer

Collingwood, Australia

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About Flippa

Flippa is a Melbourne based start-up, running the world’s #1 marketplace for buying and selling online businesses with total sales already exceeding USD$200m. Now we’re expanding rapidly to support our even bigger plans for the future, and that means we need more awesome people to join our talented engineering team!

We pride ourselves on our customer focus, our learning mindset, our culture of experimentation and innovation, and our willingness to risk failure to achieve something awesome.

What we need

We’re looking for experienced Front End Software Engineers at the mid to senior level based at our head office in Melbourne, Australia to work with our Product and Engineering teams on our key user facing applications.

What you bring to the role

  • Extensive front-end development experience in React/Redux, Node and JS in general
  • Experience with automated testing (Mocha/Chai or similar)
  • Excellent communication skills and team-oriented approach to software engineering
  • Capable of being a technical leader and contributing quality code in our multi-functional team
  • Willingness to improve yourself and help others on the team improve their craft
  • Passion for delivering great customer outcomes

Ideally you will have experience in some or all of

  • Isomorphic/Universal React applications
  • Ruby on Rails
  • Angular
  • AWS and Docker
  • Knowledge of least one other programming language up or down the stack

Flippa is an awesome place for great software engineers – you’ll be working with talented colleagues, tackling challenging problems, and enjoying a competitive salary and equity package. We have a great culture, professional development opportunities and plenty of perks like a fully stocked kitchen, monthly Friday night drinks and free gym membership!

Our tech stack runs primarily in containers on public cloud. We use Ruby on Rails and JavaScript (primarily Node.js and React) to build our core service, and we autonomously deploy dozens of times each week.

If this sounds like a good fit we’d love to hear from you!


Flippa is headquartered in Melbourne, Australia with a second office in Manila, Philippines, and several employees working remotely in the US, NZ, Jamaica and SE Asia. Right now we have 40 people on the Flippa team, and counting!

Flippa was founded in 2009 by Mark Harbottle (BRW Entrepreneur of the Year 2012) and Matt Mickiewicz. Mark & Matt also founded and