Jobs/Full Stack Software Engineer
Posted Feb 20

Full Stack Software Engineer

at Xylo Systems

Sydney (Hybrid)

About the job

About Us:

Xylo Systems is a seed-stage startup based in Sydney, Australia, dedicated to harnessing the power of data and analytics to drive positive environmental impact in biodiversity conservation. Our software empowers organisations to become nature-positive by 2030 by measuring and managing their impact on biodiversity.

We exist to create a world where people, businesses and wildlife flourish, and we believe technology can help us get there. We’re an award-winning startup backed by Australia’s leading VC firms, including Investible and Startmate, and leading global property development companies are already trialling our platform.

We are a passionate team of innovators committed to making a difference in the world through technology.

Position Overview: We seek a mid-level, full-stack software engineer to join our growing team. The ideal candidate will have a solid background in full-stack software development, a track record of success in startup environments, and a passion for environmental conservation. This is a unique opportunity for an individual eager to join the founding team, contribute to a meaningful cause and work on new and exciting technology.


  • Full-Stack Development: Lead the development, testing, and deployment of scalable and high-performance software solutions for data and analytics in biodiversity conservation.
  • Potential Team Leadership: We will be expanding our engineering team over the next year and are looking for someone who can foster a collaborative and innovative work environment.
  • Technology Stack: Utilize your expertise in front-end and back-end technologies to ensure seamless integration and functionality across the entire software ecosystem.
  • Start-Up Experience: Leverage your previous experience in startup environments to drive efficiency, adaptability, and creativity within the engineering team.
  • Independent & Eager Learner: Stay abreast of the latest technologies, tools, and methodologies; embrace continuous learning to bring cutting-edge solutions to the team.
  • Passion for the Environment: Bring a genuine enthusiasm for environmental conservation and contribute to developing software solutions that positively impact biodiversity.
  • Collaboration: Work closely with cross-functional teams, including data scientists, biologists, and product managers, to understand requirements and translate them into effective software solutions.


  • Bachelor's or Master’s degree in Computer Science, Software Engineering, or related field.
  • Proven experience (3+ years) in full-stack software development, with expertise in both front-end and back-end technologies.
  • Strong proficiency in JavaScript (React, Typescript, Node.js), and experience with databases (e.g. PostgreSQL).
  • Previous experience working in a startup environment showcasing adaptability, creativity, and a solution-oriented mindset.
  • Passion for the environment and a strong desire to contribute to a mission-driven organisation.
  • Excellent communication skills, both verbal and written.

Role Benefits

  • Salary: negotiable depending on experience
  • Access to Employee Stock Ownership Plan (ESOP), allowing you to share in the company's success.
  • A hybrid work environment with headquarters in Sydney, flexible hours and flexible leave options.
  • Quarterly nature off-sites.
  • Parental leave for both primary and secondary carers (including leave options in circumstances of stillbirth or miscarriage).

How to Apply: If you are excited about the prospect of joining a startup with a mission to positively impact the environment and possess the skills and passion we are looking for, please complete the following form and attach your resume.

Xylo Systems is a proud female-founded and indigenous-led startup. We are committed to equal employment opportunity regardless of race, colour, ancestry, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, age, citizenship, marital status, disability or gender identity. We look forward to welcoming a driven and dedicated individual to our team!

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