Location : Auckland, New Zealand or working remotely within NZ
Job Type : Full time, Permanent
MEGA The Privacy Company provides global services from its Head Office in New Zealand. Built with Privacy by Design, MEGA provides a range of end-to-end encrypted cloud storage and communication solutions for individuals and businesses.
We launched in 2013 and have grown to a global team of over 130 people who are motivated by next-generation technology and design.
Currently, MEGA supports more than 250M+ global registered users, with desktop and mobile apps across all major platforms.
Check out the MEGA blog to find out more about what our team are up to.
About the role
As a Senior C++ Qt Engineer, you will be responsible for architecting, developing, programming and testing our MEGA desktop application.
Part of a global team, you will report to the C++ Qt Team Lead.
How you'll make an impact
Work on MEGA's front-end Qt desktop application in Windows, Linux and MacOS platforms.
Integrate with our underlying SDK, including creating a graphical user interface to offer a great experience for our users.
Mentor and guide team members on best practice engineering techniques and help resolve technical challenges and problems.
Contribute to engineering guidelines and our technical infrastructure to help enhance our products and improve reliability and efficiency.
Cross-team collaboration with other engineers as well as product, design, and QA teams to ensure great user experiences whilst also adhering to our high security and privacy standards which are underpinned by our end-to-end encryption.
This role requires flexible working hours as you will collaborate with teams globally.
You enjoy building world-class products which are technically robust and user-friendly.
You’re proactive, self-motivated, disciplined, and willing to step out of your comfort zone to try something new.
You have :
5+ years experience in C++ software development in a commercial environment
demonstrated experience that includes working with C++11, Qt for developing GUIs, app profiling, and using git for version control
the ability to adapt to cross-platform development environments for desktop
experience designing strong algorithms along with the ability to write test cases to exercise critical functionality
an eye for detail and a drive to present Clean Code
Ideally, you hold a tertiary qualification in Computer Science, Software Engineering or a related discipline.
What MEGA offers
Along with the freedom of remote and flexible working, continuous development, and opportunities for future growth, you’ll enjoy a competitive remuneration package.
This is a stable role within a secure industry, with the opportunity to work with passionate and experienced engineers, designers, product managers and other stakeholders across the globe.
We have great and responsive leadership, a fun, hardworking team and plenty of ongoing learning opportunities that mean you’ll continue to grow with us.