Our Company

Senior Software Engineers

Job description

  • Christchurch Location
  • Solve technically challenging problems
  • Experience working with a team of like-minded developers

ARANZ Geo specialises in the interpretation and visualisation of geoscience information. We are the global provider of Leapfrog software and consultancy services to the mining, environmental and energy sectors. Our head office is in Christchurch, New Zealand, with teams in several countries. We support our customers through innovative technology to optimise processes, overcome problems and obtain their long-term business goals.

We are looking for Senior Software Engineers to join our expanding business. If you are looking for a technically challenging role building scientific software, then ARANZ Geo is for you. You will join a large development team and work on products that are world class.

You will have:

  • An interest in science (mathematical or science background)
  • Brilliance, drive and motivation to work in a highly technical environment
  • A high level of experience in software languages and technologies
  • Adaptability – we develop cloud, enterprise and Windows desktop applications using open-source tools; can you keep up?

We will encourage you to:

  • Solve technically challenging problems
  • Flex your debugging muscles
  • Experience working with a team of like-minded developers
  • Unleash your design flair
  • Use your maths skills every day
  • Champion the cause of great software

Technology we utilise:

  • Python, C, C++
  • OpenGL
  • GTK, Cairo
  • Zope, ZODB, SQLAlchemy
  • SQLite, PostgreSQL
  • NumPy, MatplotLib
  • GDAL, Geos, Shapely
  • Twisted, Django
  • Windows, Linux
  • AWS

Tools we prefer:

  • PyCharm, Visual Studio
  • Mercurial
  • Fogbugz, JIRA, ZenDesk
  • TeamCity

Techniques we believe in:

  • Lean/Agile
  • TDD, automated testing
  • In-team domain experts
  • Continuous Improvement
  • Flat development team structure

Environment we enjoy:

  • Great hardware
  • Flexible working hours
  • Fruit & snacks
  • Awesome coffee
  • Gym & yoga
  • Cycle friendly offices
  • Regular morning teas & barbeques
  • Your favourite craft beers on Fridays

Don’t worry if you don’t know all our technology, if you have lots of experience, adaptability and are a quick learner you will be fine.

If you are interested in these permanent full-time Christchurch-based roles, send us your cover letter and CV.