Web Developer

Job Title: Web Developer
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Auckland - Inner
REF: AK46350
Contact Details: Anita Vorster
Contact Email:
Job Published: 10 months ago
- Opportunity to use the latest technologies as part of your work
- Open minded management team looking to help build the development practice

About the company

This business has been a significant part of the New Zealand business environment and continues to be a major player. You will be joining an established team with a goal of bringing the latest development technologies to the business.

About the role

Join a new and growing team of passionate and enthusiastic developers who utilise only the latest technologies in order to build new web based products and functionalities as well as enhancing existing ones. This role will see you working with Micro Services and RESTful API's as part of your position, other responsibilities will include:

- Designing / Assisting with Design of UI / UX
- Developing and deploying applications in order to provide new functionality and services both internally and externally
- Assiting with product and tool strategy, process and project implementation and improvement
- Ensuring fast delivery of high quality applications
- Test driven development
- Utilising an Agile approach and related methodologies and frameworks
- Researching and staying abreast of latest and best technologies and practices
- Contributing to continuous review and selection of improved tools, systems, languages and practices

Skills & experience required

- Degree in Computer Sciences or Software Engineering
- 3 to 7 years' experience in professional development environment
- Enthusiastic about the opportunity to take accountability and introduce own mix of preferred tools and languages in order to achieve desired end result in as fast and stable way possible
- Strong technical drive and interest as well as ongoing research about technological advances made and latest best practices within Agile environment
- Should be user focussed and cognisant of time management
- Detail oriented and delivery focussed
- Strong communication skills, both written, oral and conceptual due to nature of user facing responsibilities
- Solid understanding of web development frameworks and test driven design principles
- Strong Object Oriented design (OO / OOAD) and coding, design patterns and data structures
- Experience in UX / UI (user experience and or user interface) as well as any of the following would help but will not be deciding factor: Python, Ruby, Javascript, NodeJS, HTML, CSS, JQuery, AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Services, Bootstrap, EmberJS, Grunt, Netbeans, PHP, ActionScript, Magento, KnockoutJS, AJAX, Drupal, JSON, GIT, Illustrator, C#.Net, ASP.Net, Java, RESTful API's, Micro Services, JIRA, AngularJS, ReactJS, MongoDB

Benefits & culture
- Growing team in established and well known organisation
- Ongoing exposure to the latest and best technologies with strong ability to impact and drive direction of technology used
- Suggestions on proposed new products and services to be developed appreciated and considered
- Working on exciting and possibly own suggestion based projects

We'd love to hear from you, if this is the right role for you - APPLY now by sending your CV to Anita at - Only shortlisted candidates will be contacted for a confidential discussion. Ref AK46350

Candidates who are already in New Zealand, and have the legal right to work in New Zealand are invited to apply.