The Pond

Frontend Developer | Auckland

The Pond

Creative and IT

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Applications Close - End of Day: 30-06-2020

$65k - $85k

New Zealand

Work type:

Due to growth, our client is looking for a driven and innovative Intermediate/Senior Front-End Developer to join their team based in central Auckland. The role will encompass development across new projects as well as feature development. 

As an experienced developer, you will work cohesively within a cross functional team to contribute to ideas, innovation and delivery of quality solutions.  

Required Experience:

  • Collaboration within a cross functional team environment. This includes new projects from inception, contributing to ideas, process and potential solutions
  • Analysis of design to determine technical feasibility, timeline estimation and review of solution options 
  • Adhere and contribute to development processes and methodologies
  • Ability to work in a busy environment across concurrent projects and meet critical deadlines
  • Have a passion for development and technical adoption. Taking the time personally to keep abreast of the latest technologies, processes, standards, methodologies and trends
  • Have experience within a fast-paced environment such as agency or previous freelance experience
  • Ability to work with other developers and likeminded individuals

Required Skills:

  • Knowledge and experience across the full SDLC and responsive web/app development
  • An in-depth commercial understanding and the capacity to translate business objectives and requirements into technical specifications
  • A keen eye for design
  • Strong front end development skills (HTML5, CSS3, SASS, JS (6/7/8)
  • Experience with modern JS frameworks and libraries such as Vue.js and React
  • Sound experience with open-source frameworks such as Laravel, Drupal, Django
  • Knowledge and experience in PHP Development
  • Ability to develop RESTful API’s
  • Unit and integration testing
  • Version control systems such as Git or similar
  • Web development tools such Webpack, Gulp, Typescript 
  • Problem solving

Desired Skills:

  • Exposure or experience in eCommerce platforms
  • Previous agency or freelance experience

Required Qualifications:

  • Relevant tertiary degree is advantageous

Personality & Culture Fit:

  • A passionate developer who can positively contribute by voicing their opinion, ideas and development expertise amongst the team
  • Proactive and innovative
  • Ability to work within a flat hierarchy
  • Enjoys the odd social occasion with the team
  • A key contributor to the internal team as well an advocate of the business externally 


  • Cutting edge, stable and growing organisation
  • Awesome tight knit team environment
  • Central Auckland location
  • A company not afraid of new technology

Interested in this role?

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