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Lead Web Developer

  • North Sydney, Australia
  • Technology
  • Full time
  • J00136608

Who is Equifax?

Equifax is a leading global data, analytic and technology company, supporting customers across 24 countries. We have been serving the Australian and New Zealand markets for over 60 years. Through continuously adapting to our environment, not only have we remained a market leader, but we also drive and challenge ourselves to do better to help our customers live their financial best.

Our people are what makes us great at what we do - we see every member of our team as an integral piece of a jigsaw. We celebrate differences and recognise that each person brings with them unique talents and perspectives. We provide our people the support and flexibility to manage their work-life balance. At Equifax we genuinely care about our people and our ability to come together as #OneEquifax.

The perks of being an Equifax employee within the Marketing team?

There are lots of perks of being an Equifax employee – we offer additional leave days as we recognise the importance of taking time out, whether that is to catch up on some rest, celebrate a birthday, or give back to our community by volunteering. We are committed to the wellbeing of our people and provide them with discounted health cover through BUPA, access to comprehensive hearing services and discounts, and offer 24/7 support through our employee assistance program. Our leadership team fosters a culture of ownership, they will lead, coach, mentor and listen. We support one another to feel confident to speak up and hold each other accountable to work with integrity.

In Marketing, we work together with our leaders who encourage a culture of ownership, mentoring and comradery. We are provided the opportunity to work on interesting and challenging projects every day. Our teams are encouraged to vocalise ideas and make our work our own to create a real impact. This keeps us energised and ensures we feel supported in our work.

We live up to our standard as market leaders. We are bold enough to continuously challenge the status quo because we want to be better every day. We are devoted to our customers and hold their best interests at heart. Our team enjoys creating and adapting to keep driving our company and our team forward.

What you will do:

The role of the Lead Web Developer will be responsible for the production and maintenance of the Equifax A/NZ suite of marketing websites. The role will work closely with Digital, Marketing, Product and Technology teams in producing best of breed websites for both B2B and B2C products and audiences.

It’s a fast-paced role which will require you to flex your strong organisational and prioritisation skills and bring your creative solutions to interesting and challenging problems.

Currently Equifax A/NZ is undergoing a digital transformation and migration to the cloud, and the role of Lead Web Developer will be vital in shaping and delivering an always-on web environment, with the leading standards in security, data protection and privacy practices our customers expect. The role will be the ambassador to promote and implement best practices and help set direction for the technology and security of our web environment and development standards.
 

What we are looking for:

  • 5+ years front end development experience in a similar role

  • Demonstrate experience working in greenfield projects in large commercial environments

  • Deliver responsive, WCAG and cross-browser compliant web experiences

  • High level of CSS skills including pre-processors (SASS or LESS)

  • Apply on-site SEO best practices and work with tools such as SEMRush and BrightEdge

  • Experience working with Drupal CMS (knowledge of Sitecore or Squiz Matrix is highly desirable)

  • Experience working with vanilla JavaScript, Typescript, NodeJS, ReactJS and JQuery

  • Experience working with PHP, PHP unit testing and templating languages such as Twig 

  • Ability to apply test driven development and have experience with GIT and CI/CD

  • Build and integrate RESTful APIs

  • Understanding of agile environments and project management tools such as Jira

  • Prepare documentation for technical maintenance

  • Familiarity with marketing tech and automation platforms such as Eloqua, Responsys, A/B testing, Google Analytics, etc

  • Can-do attitude with a growth mindset

  • Strong communication skills developed working with technical and non-technical stakeholders

Equifax benefits:

  • Curated learning opportunities available through Equifax's online training portal 

  • You are eligible for a day off for your birthday, paid ‘floating holiday’ and a paid volunteer day

  • Additional 5 days of paid leave after 12 months of service

  • BUPA Corporate Healthcare Plan

  • Several recognition programs

  • Referral reward - successfully refer a new employee and receive monetary compensation

  • Novated lease options available

Equifax benefits:

  • Curated learning opportunities available through Equifax's online training portal 

  • You are eligible for a day off for your birthday, paid ‘floating holiday’ and a paid volunteer day

  • Additional 5 days of paid leave after 12 months of service

  • BUPA Corporate Healthcare Plan

  • Several recognition programs

  • Referral reward - successfully refer a new employee and receive monetary compensation

  • Novated lease options available

Success attributes of an Equifax employee; does this describe you?

  • Accountable

  • Brave

  • Curious

  • Collaborative

  • Individualist

  • Trustworthy

  • Dedicated

At Equifax, there is no such thing as the 'perfect candidate’.

Seeing responsibilities and competencies laid out on paper can be confronting. At this stage of the application process, sometimes imposter syndrome can creep in and mess with our confidence. Please know, we list these items to give you an opportunity to show us your potential and how you can grow and transform with us. 

Your ability to demonstrate that you possess/have the real potential to develop the required capabilities, knowledge, experience, and qualifications to perform in our roles is what we would like to hear from you. Where possible, you should support your claims with specific examples of what you have done and how you did it. 

However, you identify, and whatever background you bring with you, please apply if this is a role that would make you excited to come to work every day! 


Who is Equifax?

At Equifax, we believe knowledge drives progress. As a global data, analytics and technology company, we play an essential role in the global economy by helping employers, employees, financial institutions and government agencies make critical decisions with greater confidence. ​​​​​​​

We work to help create seamless and positive experiences during life’s pivotal moments: applying for jobs or a mortgage, financing an education or buying a car. Our impact is real and to accomplish our goals we focus on nurturing our people for career advancement and their learning and development, supporting our next generation of leaders, maintaining an inclusive and diverse work environment, and regularly engaging and recognizing our employees. Regardless of location or role, the individual and collective work of our employees makes a difference and we are looking for talented team players to join us as we help people live their financial best.

Equifax is an Equal Opportunity employer, and qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, ancestry, age, sex/gender, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, service in the Armed Forces, protected veteran status, national origin, physical or mental disability, genetic information, citizenship status or any other status protected by law.

For US Applicants

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