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21 Dairy Farm Rd
Palmerston North 4474


We are a successful, venture capital-funded, biotechnology B2B start-up with our head office and science facility in Palmerston North, with operational hubs also set up in California and Illinois. We use biology, engineering and software to deliver our technology to program plants with light that increase plant yields and disease protection. Our technology is at the cutting edge of multiple disciplines, and we are involved with some of the world’s biggest Ag players.

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Senior Software Engineer

Here’s your chance to be a Senior Software Engineer at one of the most innovative little companies in the world. Join our team of software engineers in New Zealand and focus on solving complex and worthwhile challenges. Take the lead in full-product-life-cycle software development. If you don’t check all the boxes, you should apply anyway, because we understand that it’s not always what you know, but your attitude that counts. If you care about your craft, are a quick learner and a team player, we'd love to talk with you.

You are a capable Software Engineer. You have experienced the entire development process from initial concept to shippable product and beyond many times. You have wisdom and insight born out of experience. You acknowledge that you don’t know everything but you’re eager to learn and stay on top of your game. You are also:
- an insatiable learner, interested in learning about a broad range of technologies
- able to work well within a small team and across multiple disciplines
- keen to get excellent things done and continuously improve your craft

When you work with us, you will gain commercial experience in:
- Modern JavaScript, React, Redux, NodeJS and Typescript
- AWS (Lambda, EC2, ECS, RDS API Gateway, IoT etc.)
- Writing unit tests, system testing and UAT
- Developing and consuming REST APIs
- IoT