Nura – Lead Engineer

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    15 hours ago
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Engineering Melbourne, Victoria, Australia Full time

Hey, we’re Nura! We are the creators of the world’s smartest headphones which automatically learn and adapt to your unique hearing, delivering incredible immersion and clarity. Learn more about us and our products at or try them for yourself at our pop-up store in Melbourne Central.

Our headphones have won awards including Best of Innovation Award at CES (2018) and the 2018 Red Dot Design Award. You can read about us in places such as Wired, Forbes , Unbox Therapy , Engadget and TechCrunch. We recently launched our hardware subscription service NuraNow and we’re in the final stages of launching our second product, the NuraLoop.

We’re a team of music lovers working across creative, engineering, hearing science, customer support, finance, logistics, marketing, PR, retail and more. We’re based in Brunswick, Melbourne with some global operations in Shenzhen, London, California and more.

About the role:

We’re looking for a self-motivated Lead Developer to join Nura’s Digital Experience team. Reporting to the Head of Digital Experience, you’ll be responsible for leading the development of our website, app, internal tools and cloud infrastructure. You’ll be working with modern technologies such as CloudFlare Workers, AWS Lambda and Flutter to create world-class solutions to a wide range of challenging problems. This role is within a small (but growing) team of passionate developers, delivering meaningful change to customers and the organisation from day one. In this role you’ll also enjoy a lot of variety — from leadership and mentorship of the mid-level and junior developers to working across the tech stack. The right person for this role will take ownership of the full tech stack and have big ideas about scalability


  • A wide variety of experience across web, cloud and app development
  • Experience leading a team
  • A variety of Rails apps running on EC2 and Elastic Beanstalk
  • AWS infrastructure including RDS (Aurora, MySQL), ElastiCache (Redis), Lambda (Python), Fargate (Docker, Python), Firehose/Kinesis/Glue, Athena, EC2, Elastic Beanstalk, SES
  • CloudFlare (DNS, CDN and Workers)
  • Webflow
  • Shopify
  • iOS (Swift, Objective-C, C and C++)
  • Android (Kotlin, Java, C and C++)
  • Flutter (iOS and Android)

We offer a catered team lunch every Monday, free coffee, a beautiful open space office located in Brunswick and a free gym and pool membership at Brunswick Baths. We end the week by celebrating our achievements and listening to music over beer, wine and cheese in our Nura Lounge. Music is part of Nura’s DNA and we collaborate frequently with local and international artists which provides regular opportunities to get free or discounted access to gigs and events.