Web developer

We are seeking a Web Developer to join our software development team. In this role, you will develop high quality, good performing code that is fit for purpose, easy to maintain and completed in a timely and cost effective manner.

You will be contributing to process improvement and providing assistance when required to the software support and testing staff. You will need to be a good collaborator, who can contribute to brainstorming, coherently explain and rationalise concepts and ideas, and be receptive to constructive criticism.

You will need to have deep and broad technical experience and good Java back-end server experience. While not essential, web-based experience is also an advantage.


  • 2+ years' experience
  • Unix, HTML, CSS, JavaScript
  • A Javascript framework (Sencha Ext JS an advantage)
  • AJAX, JSON, Rest Web Services
  • UI testing tool (Siesta would be a plus)

Other experience which would be valuable

  • Java EE, OSHi, Spring, Hibernate, PostgresSQL



  • Patient
  • Helpful
  • Open and analytically minded
  • Big picture thinker
  • Good time manager
  • Determined
  • Team player
  • Quick learner
  • Pragmatic


If you are the kind of person who cares about the product and people you work with, know what questions to ask to get the right info and are able to understand problems, analyse them and propose solutions, this role with McCarthys will suit you.

Please supply quality references. You must have a New Zealand drivers licence, valid passport, and be willing to travel.

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