Software Engineer - Java

Job Title: Software Engineer - Java
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
Salary: 80-100k
Contact Details: Chris Kent
Contact Email:
Job Published: 19 days ago

Beyond Recruitment have been engaged by a global leader within the communications environment, known for constructively disrupting the way service providers build, scale, innovate and account for communication services with award-winning solutions powering service provider and mobile operator networks.

The Role:

This opportunity is about challenging and growing your abilities to build reliable production grade software that supports a large mobile telecommunications community, delivering new services that enhance the user experience and evolve the type of services being delivered through mobile network operators worldwide.   

You’ll be working in a true Agile environment with a fully automated build/test infrastructure environment, building and testing new services and features.  Collaborating at all levels of the company, understanding requirements and being responsible, as part of a team, for delivering frequent functional releases of a product.

This role requires the desire to research and design new technologies, creating new opportunities across the environment including robustness, scalability, performance, speed of delivery and usability.  

Main Responsibilities:

Your core responsibilities will be working within a team of developers and testers to deliver high quality and well scoped functioning products; providing design input and communication to all levels.  Others include: 

  • Within your immediate team, you’ll be identifying and breaking-down work into design, research, development and test tasks 
  • Creating discrete functional deliverable stories/use cases, estimating, scoping and setting focus for each scrum sprint from a team perspective
  • Working with the infrastructure tools available to ensure that project work items are regularly updated and accurate 
  • Work with the support group to ensure the operability of the product is discussed, understood and is part of the scope of any product deliverable
  • Working with L3 Support to provide technical analysis and assistance to support products in the field; and when required provide technical analysis, guidance and advice directly to customers.   

 What we’re looking for:

  • A good knowledge of coding in Java (preferably 3+ years solid experience), as well as the desire and capability to become a domain expert in mobile telecommunications and applications development within this field 
  • Strong analytical skills and the ability to pay careful attention to detail The capacity to work well in groups and a willingness to understand the various roles played by fellow team members 
  • Prior knowledge about the telecommunications domain and experience working with protocols and standards defined interoperations would be highly beneficial and well regarded, but not essential 
  • Ideally, a Bachelor’s degree in software, math or science, as well as broad experience with computer systems and applications  

 What’s on offer:

There is a highly competitive salary which will be reviewed regularly based on your performance and contribution.  Also on offer is a competitive package of benefits including a bonus plan, company share plan, a non-contributory pension, plus a flexible holiday policy.   The organisation is proud of its focus and commitment to its employees, and staff retention is exceptionally high. 

If you'd like to discuss this opportunity or find out more information, click the APPLY button now.  Alternatively contact Chris Kent on

Please note all candidates must have the relevant NZ work visa's in place and be able to attend face to face interviews in Wellington at short notice.

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