Open Positions: Senior Developer Role

HortPlus is an established GIS and Ag / Hort software company, and pioneers in the development of web tools used by NZ’s largest horticultural growers. We work closely with a range of institutions including Plant & Food Research and the MetService to develop web solutions that connect science and data, as well as providing custom solutions for industry clients and their users.

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About Us

Based in Hawkes Bay, our small team has created software and services for a range of clients from Orchard Managers and Kiwifruit Growers to Government organisations. We are growing and have some exciting projects in the pipeline for 2019 and beyond, so we are seeking an extraordinary Developer to join our team.

Open Roles

Senior Developer

We are looking for a senior developer to join our team. We build software and websites that are essential for many commercial users across different industries, primarily horticulture and agriculture. We are seeking a full-stack developer who is passionate about design systems, UX, and lean development. This is a challenging position working closely with our small team, but with a lot independent direction and room for growth.

Knowledge essential for the role:

Must be enthusiastic about and currently developing websites and web applications using PHP and MySQL Experience with database creation, integration, migration and management as well as knowledge of front-end development is essential (CSS, Javascript, HTML5)

You must also have:

Excellent communication skills and be able to work on more than one project at a time A desire to work in a smart and innovative environment and be willing to wear many hats and take on new challenges

Other Information:

This is a full-time position located in the sunny, vibrant Hawke’s Bay. If you want to be challenged professionally, working on a range of innovative projects – and enjoy an enviable lifestyle, we’d love to hear from you. For further information please email NOTE for Overseas Enquiries and Non NZ Residents: Only applicants that are legally entitled to work in New Zealand and can make themselves available for interviews in New Zealand will be considered for advertised positions.


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