Junior Web Developer

Based in Gisborne, New Zealand

Amazing opportunity to join our growing global team from our office in sunny Gisborne.  Are you looking for an opportunity to grow your career with a New Zealand founded company, being mentored by top talent and having the opportunity to do all of this – in regional New Zealand.  Gain a greater work/life balance than working in our main cities!

Founded in New Zealand, Straker Translations has become a world-leading translation agency – ranked in the top 60 of more than 27,000 global vendors.  We are a dynamic software-driven company that offers high quality and easy to manage multilingual solutions to more than 50,000 customers around the world and in more than 80 languages.   We have a team of 160 employees globally and are now looking to grow our team further.  We believe in identifying talent and providing opportunities for young people entering the workforce.  We provide training and mentoring to give the right individual a kick start into a great career with us.

We are excited to offer six Junior Web Developer roles out into the market.  These roles are based in Gisborne and will be working as part of our Development team – which is a hive of innovative activity. 

Responsibilities:

  • Starting out with building small web applications and then moving to assist in module development for RAY platform applications
  • Assisting in testing and bug fixing existing applications
  • Supporting other members of the team in development

To be successful you will need:

  • Experience with server-side scripting languages like PHP, C#, Ruby, ColdFusion
  • Experience with client-side scripting like Javascript, jQuery, Bootstrap, Angular
  • Familiarity with relational database concepts and database systems like MySQL, PostgreSQL
  • Excellent communication skills
  • Lots of enthusiasm and energy
  • A hunger to learn and grow in the field of web and applications

If you ready to enter the working world and willing to show us your commitment to learn and grow – then we want to hear from you!  Full training will be provided by our experienced team – to ensure that you can gradually build up your skills and be a great success.

Please click here to check out our Careers Video to learn more about our company.

We can’t wait to hear from you – please apply now!