Full Stack Developer

Job Description

At McCarthy’s, we develop integrated plant-based systems for management of core meat processing and value-added food production, throughout Australasia. Since our inception in the 1980s, we have forged a reputation as trusted, reliable innovators in our industry. We are looking for a talented Software Developer to join our team. Based in sunny Hawke’s Bay, this position combines very interesting work in a wonderful part of New Zealand, no traffic jams, beautiful beaches, mountains, rivers and world-class wineries on your doorstep.

About the Role

The types of things you could expect to be doing include:

• Developing business applications - from the Java back-end Server up to the Web front end
• Working with varied technologies such as Web Services, Java Persistence and JavaScript browser front ends
• Supporting our Business Analysts with technical design solutions
• Engineering database solutions
• Creating automated tests
• Responding to issues raised by Testers
• Keeping Jira up to date with development status
• Creating source code documentation
• Participating in Agile team discussions

About the Candidate

We are looking for a Developer with proven back-end Server-side Java, as well as front end, Web based, JavaScript development experience.

Important qualities include;

• Good problem-solving approach
• Good communicator. Comfortable speaking in small groups, conveying design concepts and ideas, receptive to suggestions.
• An ability to work with and build relationships with personnel in all the facets of the business

Experience in any of the following will be valuable:

• A JavaScript framework (Sencha Ext JS an advantage)
• Unix, HTML, CSS
• AJAX, JSON, Rest Web Services
• Java EE, OSGi, Spring, Hibernate, PostgreSQL, UI Testing tools.

If you believe you would be a good fit for this role then we would love to hear from you!

Please supply quality references. You must have a New Zealand drivers licence and valid passport.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Job type:

Full Time