Senior Frontend Developer

  • Company:
    Pwc New Zealand
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    3 weeks ago
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Line of Service

Internal Firm Services


Not Applicable


IFS – Information Technology (IT)

Management Level


Job Description & Summary

Kia ora

As a team of trusted business advisers, we partner with our clients to build long lasting relationships and solve important problems. Our people and values are what make us a leading professional services firm in New Zealand.

I kōnei i PwC, ko tō mātou aronga ki te āwhina hei hanga whakawhirinaki i rō hapori, ā, hei whakatika i ngā raru nui

PwC’s purpose is to build trust in society and solve important problems.

Our ways of working together mean we strengthen our well being by using the best tech, collaborating effectively, and work flexibly in order to be well and work well.

What would you be doing?

PwC’s Digital team looks into what success will be like for businesses. How they can create new value and move fast to gain a competitive advantage. We help clients think about what’s next and innovate to stay ahead. See beyond problems to reach surprising solutions. And deliver world-class customer experiences. At PwC’s digital services, we transform businesses so they can stay ahead of the rapid digital change. 

As a Senior Frontend Developer you will be sitting within the Digital team in Auckland. Your main mandate as a senior resource will be to develop bespoke Saas solutions to our clients. New user-facing features that require user authentication, building reusable components and front-end libraries for future use. You will be translating designs and wireframes into high quality code, deploying the application to Azure through pipelines and optimising components for maximum performance across a vast array of web-capable devices and browsers. Furthermore, you will also have the opportunity to impart your skills and expertise onto the more Junior members of the team.

Specific responsibilities would also be as follows:

  • Analysis of application software including performance, diagnosis, and troubleshooting.

  • Conduct peer reviews for other members of the development team, ensuring that conventions are adhered too and that requirements are correctly implemented.

  • Work with staff and clients to identify opportunities for improvement and optimisation of existing software applications.

  • Work with staff and clients to identify opportunities for new software that will be of benefit to the organisation.

  • Provide feedback to staff and clients about performance considerations / usability issues concerning software specifications and implementations.

  • Provide assistance to testers and support personnel as needed to diagnose and resolve software problems.

  • Provide technical mentoring and guidance to less experienced members of the development team and assist with their upskilling.

  • Act as a member of an agile development team (e.g. a SCRUM sprint team) as and when required to fulfil role responsibilities and objectives.

  • Assist with technical peer review with product owners and technical implementation teams.

  • In our highly skilled environment, you’ll be enabled by cutting-edge technology and a culture of self-disruption, allowing you to do your very best and most innovative work.

    What do you need to bring to the role?

  • A minimum of 3 years React.JS (ReactHooks) development experience within an Agile- Scrum environment would be a given

  • Proven capabilities in MVC and Restful API development

  • Strong skills in building cloud native applications on Azure in PaaS

  • In-depth knowledge with Github or other Git repositories

  • Established experience in Azure DevOps, particularly building pipelines

  • Strong understanding of UX/UI principles having worked closely with UX/UI designers

  • Understanding and or experience with user authentication with OIDC protocol and SSO, DevOps, Microservices, Azure Portal, Azure DevOps, Docker and Security

  • Experience with Redux, strong skills in HTML and CSS, especially within a Progressive Web Development environment (mobile etc)

  • Full Stack .Net Development experience, experience with .NET Core, TSQL and SQL Server preferred but not a main qualifier for the role

  • Why is PwC a great place to work?

    At PwC, you’ll have an unrivalled level of access to industry expertise and ongoing professional development both locally and through our global network of member firms. You will learn to work together with your teams in a way that is cutting edge. We aim to inspire, motivate and reward our people to succeed in all areas of their lives. We pride ourselves on creating a fun, respectful and inclusive culture where people can be themselves and be valued for their strengths.

    What next?

    If this sounds like you, we would love to hear from you. Please apply on-line through our careers site (). 

    Due to current border restrictions at this time, we can only accept applications from candidates who hold Permanent Residence / Citizenship in New Zealand and are currently in the country.

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