Jobs Listing Branding
Company Xero
Location Wellington, Wellington
Listed Mon 29 Jan, 12:00 pm
Type Full time, Permanent
Reference P00300a
Xero is looking for an energetic and highly-motivated Senior Developer to join our Cloud Networks pod - a key group within the wider Platform and Reliability team - in our Wellington Office

Xero's Platform and Reliability team provide an awesome place to develop in: we have a culture we're proud of which is the envy of many and our social vibe is real and alive. We're a big part of the development community and regularly go to conferences and host events and we have lots of social groups/teams too.

This role will work closely with Xero's Product and other operational teams to understand our customers' networking requirements & issues. You will help develop the team's technical capability and assist with the design & development of network services management. Ideally, you will be from a developer or DevOps background with a solid understanding of networking concepts. This role will involve on-call availability and periodic overtime.

To be successful in this role you will need to:

  • Have a solid understanding of networking services and concepts, including hands on troubleshooting experience
  • Understand web services, distributed systems, and web application development
  • Have programming language competency (Ruby, Python, NodeJS)
  • Have at least 5 years development experience
  • Be enthusiastic about learning new technologies and sharing knowledge
  • Enjoy mentoring colleagues both within the team and across the business
  • Have experience working in an Amazon Web Services environment
  • Enjoy getting your hands dirty with the code, tools and systems that keep Xero ticking
  • Have a passion for automation and logical problem solving

Working at Xero, you have a chance to make a huge impact on the lives and businesses of hundreds of thousands of people globally... and we're just getting started. If you would enjoy being part of a cutting edge workplace, if work life balance is important to you and you're looking for a role that will both challenge and excite, then this could be the job for you - drop us an email or apply online.

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