Junior Web Developer

This is a 40-hour junior role, ideally from our office in Dunedin.

The Role:

This is a junior role, where you’ll be trained, mentored and supported. We develop and run a multi-tenanted platform, offering you a wide variety of work. We’re supportive, respectful, and nimble in our office culture and the way we like to work. While it says full-time, we’re flexible. we can work with what’s doable for you. A lot of our team have kids and we know family comes first.  Some of our team work remotely and we can all work from home when we need to.

What we offer:

You’ll get to work across a variety of projects, infrastructure and languages – also known as full-stack – you won’t just be another cog in the machine. We’ll also support your growth. We want people here for the long term, which means we know keeping you happy is vital to both your success and our success. We value your feedback and job satisfaction. While some projects might be challenging, overall, it’s fun.

We’re more than just a web company; we’re focused on our end-users. We develop and run a multi-tenanted platform and think our customers are pretty great. We have long-lasting relationships with our client base and are proactive on internal and outgoing communications. 

We’re supportive with a strong focus on good communication. We’d rather you ask if you don’t know, than try and hack it or flounder, we’re always happy to answer questions. We know that everyone can make mistakes, as long as we learn from them. We value being transparent, open and honest, with good internal systems and processes to support you.

Enough about us, what about you?

You’ll ideally have:

  • Great written and verbal communication skills so you can clearly articulate complex issues and work with remote team members.
  • Experience front end tech (eg bootstrap, javascript, SCSS)
  • Experience with either PHP, Python, Go or some other OOP language.
  • Experience with any MVC based framework (e.g. Slim, Symfony, Zend)

Bonus points for these:

  • Commercial experience developing web applications using server-side and client-side technologies
  • Any form of native mobile application development would be a bonus
  • You have an eye for spotting potential UI/UX problems.
  • Experience with cloud services and LAMP stacks.
  • Understanding of hosting, including domains and DNS.

Qualifications and experience:

  • Tertiary qualification in Computer Science to Certificate or Diploma level (or similar)
  • 1-2 years of proven experience in a junior software development role is a bonus but not necessary

If this feels like you, give Paul a call on 0800 887 269 and upload your CV and cover letter below. We’d love to hear from you. 

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