The Pond

Senior Full Stack Developer

The Pond

Creative and IT

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Applications Close - End of Day: 29-02-2020

$100k - $110k

New Zealand

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This unique and innovative Auckland based company are seeking a Senior Full Stack Developer to join their tight knit digital team. The ideal candidate for this particular role will live and breathe server side development, happily spending their days crafting high end digital solutions through creating, optimising and integrating platforms and web applications.

Required Experience:

  • Previous experience as a senior full-stack developer (Open-Source / Server-Side)
  • Ability to translate requirements, identify and document potential solutions
  • Previous experience in end to end design, development and implementation of complex applications
  • Ability to produce working prototypes to illustrate potential technical solutions
  • Work closely with interface developers to ensure all components integrate seamlessly across platforms, browsers and devices
  • Ability to work in fast-paced environments with project deadlines
  • Adhere to and upkeep technical guidelines to maintain consistency and reduce technical debt
  • Capacity to troubleshoot, coach and support other developers


Required Skills:

  • Senior level server-side development skills
  • Expert in PHP and associated MVC frameworks (Laravel, SilverStripe or similar)
  • Strong experience with relational databases (MySQL / and NoSQL)
  • Solid understanding of Object Orientated Design
  • Development of complex API’s and web services
  • Ability to create intuitive front ends using XHTML, CSS, JavaScript with objectives of scalability
  • Knowledge and experience with modern JavaScript libraries and frameworks (Vue JS and React JS), tools and plugins
  • Communication skills to help translate technical jargon into a common language understood by all non-technical stakeholders
  • Create and design architecture that can be efficiently integrated with various systems and technologies
  • Proven ability to work within a cross-functional team environment


Required Qualifications:

  • Tertiary or similar qualification (preferred but not essential)

Personality/Culture Fit:

  • Ideally have worked in an agency environment(s)
  • Excellent time management skills, ability to prioritise and manage workloads
  • Drive to obtain and maintain quality standards with a dedication to creating the most effective and innovative solutions
  • Happy to contribute to healthy discussions and voice their ideas and potential solutions


Let Pond Digital Director Hayden Baker help you realise your market value and future career potential.

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