Senior Web Developer

  • Company:
    Ministry of Education of New Zealand
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    17 hours ago
  • Category:

Senior Web DeveloperHelp shape the future of EducationHe mea tārai e mātou te mātauranga kia rangatira ai, kia mana taurite ai ōna huangaWe work to shape an education system that delivers equitable and excellent outcomesAt Te Tāhuhu o te Mātauranga | Ministry of Education, we work to provide services and support nationally, regionally and locally to the education sector, and in some cases, directly to ākonga and whānau.We shape the policies, settings and performance of the education system for early learning, schooling and tertiary.We are making significant changes to how we deliver our purpose So that we: Deliver greater responsiveness, accessibility and integrated services and supportTake practical action to give effect to te Tiriti o WaitangiGive priority to sector relationship, regional and local voice. Our organisation is made up of talented and committed people around Aotearoa, from a wide range of backgrounds and cultures. While we work in different groups and on different things, we all strive every day to make the biggest difference we can for every child, young person and adult student in our education system.About our teamYou will join The Web and Applications Services team. We provide business analysis, development and testing for priority business applications and ensure that the applications used throughout the Ministry (and increasingly by many in the wider Education Sector) are reliable, high quality and available when needed.Mō tēnei tūranga | About this roleBased in Wellington, we have 2 newly created vacancies and exciting opportunities for experienced and talented Senior Web Developers to join our fun team. Are you passionate about creating beautiful and high-quality web products?Are you skilled in Drupal, Silverstripe and AWS?Do you enjoy working in a fast-paced environment where no 2 days are the same? We would like to hear from you!In your role, you will be responsible for: producing and implementing high quality digital solutions and supporting and maintaining the portfolio of existing products.Providing expertise and advice within the team and across the business to enable the Ministry to be the best of class in the digital space.Develop technical improvements to all systems managed by the Web Services Team, with a focus on cloud digital technologiesEnjoy a modern working environment in which effort, a sense of humour and a positive attitude are highly valued Mōhou ake | About youAs the ideal candidate, you will be an experienced full stack Web Developer / Software Engineer with excellent skills in Drupal and Silverstripe CMS, PHP and front-end languages.Ideally, you will: Have prior experience with Drupal as all our new sites are built in DrupalHave prior experience with Silverstripe or the ability to learn it very quickly as we have many existing sites built in SilverstripeHave excellent experience in Native PHP, LAMP and JavaScript.Knowledge of the New Zealand government web and usability standardsBe an excellent team player who is inclusive, collaborative, supportive and a great mentor Kua rite koe mō tēnei mahi? |