Senior Developer UI or API focus

Techspace

UI or API developer, 1 - 2 year fixed term, enjoy lower house prices, easy commutes and the great outdoors - relocate to Christchurch for this role,

Our client is part-way through a complete in-house rebuild of a core application and seeking to add developers to their existing team.  They are looking for people wishing to relocate to Christchurch for these roles.  

Christchurch is a superbly live-able city with house prices far lower than Auckland or Wellington, easy commutes and many outdoor pursuit options including ski fields. If you have been thinking of making a move for a better lifestyle then this may the opportunity you have been waiting for.

There are two roles, one with an API specialisation, and one with a UI specialisation.  The core technical experience desired for each of the roles is listed separately below:
  
Senior API Developer
  • At least 5 years Python experience at a Senior Developer level
  • Experience with service containerisation and container orchestration management capabilities e.g. Swarm. Kubernetes and experience with Docker.
  • Working with continuous integration and continuous deployment; and with version control and build/test automation tools.
  • Extremely comfortable open-source technologies and web frameworks including Python, RESTful API design and development using the Django Rest Framework over PostgreSQL.
  • Familiar with GIT, Jira and Confluence
  • Recent experience developing integration patterns in a modern service architecture within an ERP environment.
  • Understanding and experience with data models design (UML) and Database development and management.
  • A proven ability to communicate complex ideas and concepts (both orally and in writing) as well as an ability to write technical and functional documentation.
Senior UI Developer
  • At least 5 years experience as a Senior Analyst / Developer using a frontend typescript/javascript framework – e.g. Angular(2+) in Single Page browser applications
  • Extensive experience with HTML, CSS/ SASS and experience using developer tools for debugging javascript and manipulating the DOM
  • Extensive experience with NodeJS
  • Developing under a Test Driven Development framework working with continuous integration and continuous deployment; and with version control and build/test automation tools.
  • Experience creating wireframes and mock-ups
  • Experience with GIT, Jira and Confluence
  • A proven ability to communicate complex ideas and concepts (both orally and in writing) as well as an ability to write technical and functional documentation.
  • Experience collaborating with BAs and other developers to refine requirements
  • Experience with business software development with low-code platforms like Outsystems
The roles are 1 – 2 year fixed term, based in Christchurch.
To be considered for these roles you must be in New Zealand with a legal right to work here.
  
If this looks like your next exciting career step then please apply now.