Overview

LEAD DEVELOPER 

Shape the future of a global start-up as our lead developer!

We’re looking for someone who is keen to join us and make a difference at a pivotal time in our journey. If you’re a team player who is customer-focused, commercially savvy, and keen to be in from the early days, it sounds like we’re a match.

We’re ready to hire a software developer to take us to the next level. Supported by an expert founder, external agency team as well as a junior developer, your role is to develop and implement significant new features to support our growing enterprise clients and set us up to scale.

Stickybeak is not just a software company. We’re co-founded by a research agency (with some pretty amazing researchers, look us up!) At our heart, we want to help ensure all voices are heard so businesses can get fresh and diverse customer insights to support their commercial success. 

Because we’ve got our ear to the ground all the time, we know you probably want a bit of flexibility in your week. Whether it’s working from home, skipping Auckland traffic to leave early or doing school drop-off and coming in later, we get it. And we’re into that too.

We’re located in Morningside and based in a fun, vibrant shared-office space. It’s a start-up vibe with tunes, a drinks fridge and plenty of laughs. So, if you’re looking for a corporate, highly-structured role, we’re probably not for you. 

A bit more about the role…

  • You’ll take ownership and responsibility for the development of the full Stickybeak product suite, working alongside the wider team on the roadmap and product management
  • You’ll be able to back-end code in Java and frontend in React as well as create website layout/user interface by using standard HTML/CSS practices and modern JavaScript frameworks 
  • You’ll work within a continuous integration and delivery framework, including writing automated tests
  • You’ll teach and mentor other members of the team.

Skills, experience and education:

  • An experienced developer with a minimum of 4+ years within a similar role 
  • Experience with React, Java and Cloud computing 
  • Proven desire to learn and remain at the forefront of new and emerging technologies 
  • Experience integrating with the Meta or other ad manager APIs.

Characteristics and attributes:

  • Ability to work at pace, be flexible and positive
  • Growth mindset; thinks strategically, is entrepreneurial
  • Team player, able to support team members and the wider business
  • Desire to grow and develop a career within Stickybeak
  • Keen to have FUN!

More about Stickybeak:

Stickybeak is a global online research platform, with a range of tools for conversational surveys as well as access to large and targeted audiences via social media platforms.

Stickybeak provides a client friendly SaaS (software-as-a-service) research platform that is socially driven, allowing customers to reach niche audiences, target nationally representative sample groups in a range of countries, or survey their own customers or staff. 

The product, which is still in beta, allows a quick turnaround on results, at a much lower cost model than traditional research, within a platform that can be used by non-researchers and researchers alike. 

Please send your cover letter and CV, or any questions about the role to anna@stickybeak.co 

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