Careers at Simply Wall St

Currently Hiring: Sydney based front-end developer

We're looking for a front-end developer to join the team in Sydney, Australia. This is an opportunity to join the core team prior to our series A funding round.

We have a grand ambition to transform how retail investors understand the stockmarket. We're looking for a candidate that has passion for building great products and who wants to be part of a deeply customer focused company.

Our company is just over 2 years old, we have over 50,000 users worldwide (mostly in the US), we are revenue generating and raised a seed round last year. Users love our innovative approach to using data visualisation to help them make investing decisions.

Before you apply:

You must have an extensive collection of personal or commercial projects that showcase your abilities. We do not consider university projects as being part of a portfolio and will disregard them. University degrees are not necessary, we love self-taught developers.

Take some time to explore our product, if you get invited to an interview we expect you to know it inside out. We love constructive criticism and are always open to unique perspectives or being impressed by new ideas.

Our ideal candidate:

  • Takes 100% ownership of work;
  • Ability to adapt and learn new approaches, technologies and techniques;
  • Can think for themselves and work autonomously;
  • Strong empathy for end-users and passion for enhancing the user experience;
  • Appetite to create something special;
  • Proactive, has their own ideas, thinks outside the box.

Technically we are looking for:

  • Previous experience in a modern UI/UX developer role;
  • Specialist in Javascript, HTML5 & CSS3;
  • Deep understanding of front-end architecture & data-driven development;
  • Proficient in creating dynamic and reusable UI components;
  • Worked previously with REST based APIs;
  • Good rationalization and problem solving skills;
  • Experience in React highly desirable;

Our offer

  • A salary and equity package that reflects the current state of the business, total package of $120k - 150k;
  • Become critical member of the core team going forward;
  • Be included in all decision making and will be making a difference to the business from day one.
  • Have a direct feedback loop with the product (we push code multiple times a day);
  • For overseas candidates we would consider 457 visa sponsorship.

How to apply

Please only apply using this method, do not email, and no recruiters:

  • Send an OPTIONS request to