Senior Developer

Senior Developer

Are you a Senior Developer with an interest in:

  • Broad and varied product development.
  • A SaaS Company based in the Wairarapa.
  • Modern web tech stack React, Redux, GraphQL, Ruby on Rails, HTML, CSS.

This Senior Developer role offers an opportunity to be involved in the Farm Focus Success Story. You will be part of a medium sized team and will design technical solutions in collaboration with other developers. You will work on new product features, enhancements to existing features and customer migration. You will also be an effective mentor and guide for other developers.

The senior role requires strong communication skills at all levels and will provide technical input to Farm Focus Services’ design and technical road map.

About us:

Award winning Farm Focus is the leading provider of farm financial and management software in New Zealand. We are a 100% kiwi owned agribusiness company with over 40 years’ experience in the development of software for the rural sector. With more than 10,000 farmers and businesses throughout New Zealand and Australia using our software, our role is to help them to measure and manage their business performance and make better decisions for their future.

We are based in Masterton in a modern office space where you will be working with the latest technology. We support flexible working, where you will have the option to work from home for two days of the week if this suits you. We have onsite car parking, plus all that the beautiful Wairarapa has to offer at your doorstep.

About you:

Technically you will be experienced in React, along with some or all of the following:

  • Ruby on Rails
  • Amazon Web Services and DevOps
  • Postgres/SQL

You will also have:

  • Excellent communication skills and be able to clearly communicate technical concepts with less technical people.
  • A can do approach to problem solving.
  • Great mentoring skills with an interest in developing skills of more junior developers.
  • Good prioritisation, time and workload management skills.

Perhaps you are a self-starter working in a large team looking for a niche market opportunity where you will have influence over decision making and can make your mark. We are reviewing applications as we go, so if you think you have what it takes apply today! Apply with your CV and covering letter outlining your experience and why you would be a great addition to our team. If you would like to find out more about the role, please email Mai Griffiths, HR Advisor Farm Focus, at

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