Senior JavaScript Developer

Job Title: Senior JavaScript Developer
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland CBD
REF: BRLTJH101131_5
Contact Details: Tyler Hunt
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Job Published: 7 days ago

Senior JavaScript Developer
Rapidly Growing SaaS Organisation
Market Leading Salary

About the role

  • In the seven years this SaaS organisation has been operating, they have gone from strength to strength and have almost 400 employees.
  • This massive growth and success is partly down to the innovative solution that is developed, but also due to the incredible work culture that encourages its people to try new things, not afraid to stumble and occasionally fall, and as a result create something amazing.
  • Due to continual success, this company is now looking for a Senior JavaScript Developer
  • In this company, engineers take ownership of features and work with multiple stakeholders to deliver the highest quality solutions all the way to production. They work in cross-functional teams, collaborating closely with Quality Assurance, Designers and Product Analysts. They ship to production several times a day and use the latest technologies to support their delivery pace and growth.
  • Their mature microservice architecture is a great environment to stretch your skills and learn new things. You’ll get to work with best-in-class tools and practices like AWS Lambda (AWS’s serverless compute offering), Node, React and React Native, microservices and containerisation, continuous delivery and a healthy DevOps culture.

Skills & experience required
As an experienced JavaScript Developer, you will possess the following skills:

  • 5+ years of software engineering experience
  • Highly proficient in JavaScript
  • Communication skills for a highly collaborative software development process
  • Practical commercial experience with React, React Native or Node (Note, you do not have to have all of these, but must be very strong in at least one)
  • Writing maintainable and testable JavaScript code
  • A pragmatic approach to delivering modular, scalable code
  • Capable of architecting complex software solutions
  • Ideally you also have hands on experience building systems that run on Amazon Web Services
  • Candidates with work experience in New Zealand will be given preference, and the right to work in NZ is essential

We’d love to hear from you, if this is the right role for you - APPLY now, or contact Tyler Hunt on for a chat.

  • Ref: 101131
  • Candidates who have the legal right to work in NZ are invited to apply.
  • NB: While all candidates will be reviewed, only shortlisted candidates will be contacted.