Our Company

Software Engineers

Job description

  • Christchurch Location
  • Work with a fun team of developers and geology specialists
  • Enjoy high tech equipment, weekly tasty treats, barista made coffee

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, civil engineering 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 Software Engineers at all levels to join our expanding business. If you are looking for a technically challenging role building desktop, enterprise and cloud-based 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
  • Experience in numerous 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++, Javascript
  • OpenGL, WebGL, GTK, Cairo
  • Zope, ZODB, SQLAlchemy
  • SQLite, PostgreSQL
  • NumPy, MatplotLib
  • GDAL, Geos, Shapely
  • Twisted, Django
  • Windows, Linux
  • AWS, GAE

Tools we prefer:

  • PyCharm, Visual Studio, Docker
  • Mercurial, GIT
  • JIRA, Confluence, ZenDesk
  • TeamCity, TravisCI

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 are adaptable and 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.