Technical mastery, solution design, client management and team mentoringExperience with Node.js, Typescript, React and AWS is preferredBirthday Leave, BBQs on the balcony, dedicated games lounge, team events + moreABOUT USRoam specialises in building a range of awe-inspiring digital products for customers in NZ, US, Aussie and Europe ranging from branding & visual design, mobile apps, user experience, high-end web development and tying it all into the internet of things.
We develop with a strong focus on design-led thinking producing innovative and stunning apps with amazing, behind-the-scenes code.
We're looking for an experienced Tech Lead or Senior Backend Developer who's been around the block and seen it all in a variety of industries.
From startup to enterprise-scale projects, you’ve been there, done that. You’re a tinkerer, troubleshooter, problem-solver and sleeve-roller-upper combining technical mastery, solution design, stakeholder management and team mentoring all in one.
YOUR NEW JOBYou’ll be hands-on as the Tech Lead in one or more of our high-stake client projectsYou’ll be the Master of the Craft mentoring our devs all day, everydayOwning the product from start to finish, working closely with the PM on technical decisions and planningBuilding trust with the client and translating their business needs into viable business solutionsPushing the boundaries of the spec and blowing our clients away with innovative solution designSecurity - you know how to poke holes in systems and how to patch themReviewing PRs and assisting our devs with complex technical questionsRemoving road blocks, finding workarounds and pushing the team to pursue excellence in everything we doWHAT YOU KNOWGreat experiences are made of stunning interfaces & clever codeYou know first-hand how to craft a complete solution from start to finish, including every single component of the solutionBackend development is your jam, but you’ve done more than just dabble in frontend and mobile tooExperience with Node.
js and Typescript, and ReactKnow SQL? or NoSQL? We’re not prejudiced; we love databases that work for the solutionDevOps and AWS or Azure experienceResumes at the top of the stack include existing sites, web apps or GitHub reposWHO YOU AREYou live and breathe the qualities of an Exceptional Roamer - you’re curious, passionate, honest, empathetic and pursue excellence everydayYou’re pragmatic and don’t over-engineer solutionsYou take ownership of the product from the beginning to the very endYou take the lead and naturally inspire and motivate your team matesYou’re proactive and take initiative at every opportunityYou understand the importance design plays in building successful productsBENEFITSAwesome location in a beautiful workspace 2 minutes from Britomart, Downtown AucklandBirthday Leave, monthly company BBQs, an active social club and a bustling lunch roomWe'll train you further with a range of great opportunities and innovative projects under the guidance of our VP of Engineering, Practice Leads, talented Architects and Backend team across NZ and AustraliaWorking with genuinely awesome, ambitious and humble people.
A combo that is hard to find and we have over 100 of them!This is a 12 month fixed-term contract with the potential to extend as we secure our 2021 project pipeline.