What we want
We are looking for a strong Front-end Developer to join our team based in Ponsonby. You'll be an innovative engineer who is passionate about writing code and unafraid of solving big problems.
You'll bring creative ideas and energy to the team, take some risks, and challenge our thinking.
Who we are & what we do
Stuff.co.nz is the flagship website of Stuff Limited, New Zealand's leading media company. Stuff Limited also owns iconic newspaper and magazine titles - including the Sunday Star-Times, the Press and the Dominion Post - as well as Neighbourly and Play Stuff.
Employing more journalists than any other New Zealand media outlet, we cover communities all around the country.
Our vision is to be the most trusted organisation in Aotearoa, and our mission is to help make Aotearoa a better place. We're a company with a strong social purpose and we truly value diversity and inclusion.
What you'll be doing
Work on high impact, high visibility features for our flagship website that connects with over 3 million Kiwis a month!
Write code and tests, code reviews, features, bug fixes
Collaborate with engineers, product managers and designers in an Agile environment
Use modern CI / CD practices to deploy to production multiple times per day
Work with modern frontend technologies Angular / React / SSR / PWA
Build and deploy cloud native services with AWS / GCP / Kubernetes
Contribute to the success of the engineering practice and culture
What you'll bring
Understanding of agile development methodologies, testing practices and tools
Experience working with design patterns, and SOLID principles, and knowing when to apply them
Experience with performance optimisation, caching and CDNs would be a bonus
Strong communication skills and a great sense of humour
What we can do for you
Flexible working arrangements
A generous parental leave policy for any employees that are the primary or secondary carer
Personalized career development plan
Access to a mentorship network to supercharge your career and learning