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Senior Software Engineer - Python, AWS

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One of Christchurch's largest and most reputable organisations is looking for a Senior Software Engineer, to support with an enterprise project. This organisation is currently working on a large application development project and is looking for an experienced developer to help support this project to completion. This is a 6 month fixed term role, but could potentially move into a permanent position for the right candidate.

What you'll do:

You will be working on an ongoing large scale project, and be comfortable communicating ideas and objectives to the wider team. The scope of work is currently focused on supporting legacy based applications while building out a new solution, and will be working with various data pipelines, so experience in a similar area would be advantageous. The scope of this role would cover a number of different areas of the organisation so being able to communicate effectively with a variety of differing stakeholders would also be part of your responsibilities. To be considered for this position you will need to have proven experiance working with Python and in a AWS cloud environment.

Key Responsibilities:

  • Plan and drive software construction activities to project timelines
  • Manage the adoption and use of a robust integration framework.
  • Mentor and support more junior members of the development team
  • Review and verify designs against specifications
  • Liaise with project Delivery Leads to ensure regular reporting of progress and timely delivery

Skills and Experience:

  • Commercial software development experience using Python, Django, and Javascript.
  • Extensive experience building applications using modern tools and frameworks.
  • Experience working in an AWS environment.
  • Use of unit and end-to-end testing frameworks.
  • Understanding and experience with data model design, database development and management.

This is an excellent opportunity for a well-rounded developer to join an established organisation with an excellent track record. If you feel that your experience would make you a good fit for this role please apply, and if you have any questions feel free to email Jack.davies@robertwalters.co.nz

Robert Walters endeavors to review all applications in a maximum of five working days. If you have not received correspondence in this timeframe please do not hesitate to contact Jack Davies on +64 3 363 5020.

Contract Type: TEMPORARY

Specialism: Information Technology

Focus: Testing / Software development

Industry: IT

Salary: $110,000 - $125,000 per annum

Workplace Type: Hybrid

Experience Level: Mid Management

Location: Christchurch

Job Reference: 1983440/001

Date posted: 24 June 2024

Consultant: Jack Davies

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