Software Developer

Location: Christchurch
Job Type: Permanent
Salary: Negotiable
Contact: Chelsea Gerrard
Email: email Chelsea
Reference: BBBH7083_1636927436
Posted: 14 days ago

About NextWave
NextWave Partners is the Recruitment Partner of choice within the Clean Energy, Sustainable Infrastructure, ESG, Impact Investment, Climate-Tech & Technology sectors. We are committed to supporting industries battling climate change towards a net-zero future and a sustainable economy.

The Role
I am currently representing a game changing Edtech/ Wellbeing startup to find an experienced Software Developer. If you are passionate about using your skill set to make a difference to the ever growing Climate crisis - reach out!

As our Senior Software Developer, you'll bring:

  • At least 6 years of genuine developer/development experience with customer-facing web applications
  • Experience across the full Software Development Lifecycle

  • Experience working in, and helping to create, a strong engineering culture

  • Experience with some of the technologies we use:

  • TypeScript

  • React (or other JS framework)

  • Node.js

  • Google Cloud (or AWS, Azure), including architecting and deploying applications

  • SQL

  • DevOps processes and technologies (CI/CD, Docker, Kubernetes, Terraform)

  • GraphQL and Restful APIs

  • Flutter (Dart)

  • Native mobile development (Android, iOS)

  • Testing processes and frameworks

  • Strong understanding of computer science fundamentals (incl. performance, data

    structures, design patterns, networking)

  • You enjoy working with people and bringing a collective solution to the production


Ready to make a difference in the world with development that will actually have a

direct impact on human lives, by enabling students to handle life issues better than ever before!

Your day-to-day:
This is a full-time role (40 hours per week), ideally based in New Zealand. We are flexible on working arrangements and hours, though we have a preference for applicants that can be based in Christchurch, New Zealand. Would consider remote for the right candidate and can support visa

Duties include:

  • Collaborating with designers, engineers and founders to build an awesome web and mobile application

  • Writing code that is clean, highly maintainable and well-tested

  • Managing the deployment and maintenance of the product

  • Operating as a team player

  • Architecting solutions for new use-cases and problems

  • Working to continuously improve the codebase and architecture

  • Orchestrating the response when production issues arise

  • Taking responsibility for the technical delivery of a reliable product that customers love

Benefits and reasons to join the team:

  • We are building exciting products using cool technologies in a rapidly growing market

  • You will be an early employee and leader meaning there's plenty of room to grow your career with us

  • Employee stock option plan to own part of the company you are making a difference in

  • Relocation bonus for staff moving from anywhere outside of the South Island in New


  • Can support visa applications for the right candidate

  • Free parking spot at our brand new office

  • Wellbeing allowance for each staff member every year

  • Free coffee and tea

  • Flexibility, even outside of COVID times - we're flexible about working remotely, and we don't want to lock you into the typical 9 - 5 business hours if you're more productive working different hours

If you are interested in this position, please apply directly on the platform with your latest CV. We will review your application and revert back promptly.
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Our commitment
Diversity is a core value at NextWave Partners, and we are proud to be partnering with equal opportunities employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, gender, gender identity or expression, sexual orientation, national origin, disability or age.

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