Are you our next Back End Developer?

Meet BlueChilli.

“BlueChilli builds startups. Our accelerator programs remove the biggest barriers to startup success, like building products, finding the first customers, partners, people and raising capital.”

WHO IS BLUECHILLI?  

We are a team of 30+ people, we’re the largest Australian startup accelerator and have been around for more than six years. We’ve had 3 exits, 1 IPO, and our startups grow in value every month ($500M combined value and counting). We are a local team for founders, with global connections.

WHY DO WE EXIST?

We exist to empower early-stage startup founders to build impactful, investable global tech startups that solve the world’s greatest challenges. Through our accelerator programs and corporate partners, our founders unlock the best possible opportunity to succeed.

WHAT IS OUR PROMISE?

We promise to inspire, activate AND be part of the process – our founders are our heroes, our partners are our support and our employees are our soul.

We have the expertise to help remove the biggest barriers to startup success, which are:

  • Technology: We will build your first product and help you take it to market
  • Traction: We will help you find your first customers and pilots
  • Tender: Invest in your business and help you to raise future capital
  • Team: Help you to establish your first team, advisors and board member/s.

NUMBERS WE ARE PROUD OF…

  • Launched more than 100 startups with our founders
  • Over 60% of our startups secured pilots / commercial outcome with corporate partners
  • Helped our founders raise over $64M of capital
  • Created more than 1100 jobs.
  • 100s of corporates and startups guided to unlock value via collaboration

Day-in-a-Life of our .Net Developer

At BlueChilli no two days are the same. We work on a wide variety of projects both large and small, and every team member gets to work on building development tools and frameworks.

Our internal frameworks and systems allow us to build web applications and APIs quickly and efficiently, with collaborative projects involving React front-ends and mobile projects built using Xamarin forms.

Our .Net developers contribute on a regular basis to the BlueChilli mission and this role is definitely for someone who wants to make a difference in a tight knit development team.

Your typical tasks will be:

  • Work with your team, including the startup founder, the design and development team and the entrepreneur in residence, to confirm and validate a minimal viable product
  • Advise the team on the best technology choices for the particular application
  • Use your creativity and passion to come up with solutions for founders that elegantly and efficiently meet their customer’s needs
  • Architect the technology platform. Build website apps, RESTful APIs, and data layers that can grow into scalable products with their businesses
  • Contribute to a lean agile team and process
  • Contribute to our opensource framework

You have….

  • The creativity and the passion to create something new and exciting
  • The ability to quickly iterate and tackle interesting challenges using your problem solving skills
  • The confidence to work on projects with incomplete requirements or a level of uncertainty
  • At least 3 years development experience with a backend focus
  • Strong C#, .NET, MVC, EF and SQL Server knowledge
  • Experience with securing data
  • Experience building RESTful web APIs
  • Attention to detail and a desire to create code that is efficient, reusable and easy to maintain

You are…

  • A team-player. Teamwork is everything when it comes to building a business
  • Someone who is excited by working in an ever-changing environment
  • A creative problem-solver who enjoys making big things with small resources
  • Organised and passionate about getting stuff done.

We have….

FLEXIBLE WORK ENVIRONMENT – We have very deliberately built the dream team of innovation heavyhitters. We take this task seriously! Everyone in the team is so fantastic that they could choose to work anywhere they please. We take great pride that they choose to do their best work here. It is our job to make sure that this choice is the easiest one they have to make!

AWESOME OFFICES – The BlueChilli office is the veritable wishlist of any startup founder or tech pro. The Sydney headquarters is decked out with everything you could need to boost creative confidence and experimentation. Our workspace welcomes four-legged companions, too!

FREEDOM & AUTONOMY – Work-life balance is crucial at BlueChilli. The team has taken big steps to ensure everyone can bring their best selves to work. Starting with  flexible work environments, including both complete flexible hours and the ability to work from home at a moment’s notice. Giving everybody the freedom to own their time, we ensure that each and everyone in our team is working from the place that makes him or her the happiest.

AWESOME DAY-  BlueChilli gives everyone a yearly AwesomeDay – a whole day free to use on anything they choose to. This day doesn’t count against annual or sick leave. It’s a free day to use for inspiration, recharging or simply enjoying life!


Interested? Great! Apply here.