Front End Developer – Creative Tech Studio

NZ residency or work visa required

Method is a creative tech studio based in Grey Lynn, Auckland, New Zealand. We bring stories to life by creating amazing experiences using digital technology. Creating meaningful, immersive and innovative experiences is in our DNA. And we hope it’s also in yours.

If you have a passion for taking well designed and thought out concepts and bringing them to life through the latest digital technology we want to hear from you.

We’re seeking a motivated, creative and collaborative intermediate level front end developer who isn’t scared of the latest technology.

You’ll ideally have a strong foundation in web technology, have spent time working in a digital studio, and dabbled with new technology but want to move into a wider range of work that includes: digital activations, apps, games AR/VR along with the usual websites development projects.

The ideal person will have the following skills:

Essential skills

  • Good written and verbal communication
  • Collaborative nature and ability to work with with people across the whole studio
  • Self managing and proactive but understand when to seek assistance
  • Passionate about latest technologies and the possibilities within the digital space
  • Willingness to learn and grow and to push interactive boundaries
  • Quality driven

Technical skills

  • Solid front end foundation in HTML, CSS, Sass, consuming APIs, Angular, TypeScript/JavaScript
  • Backend experience in MySQL, PHP and some CMs experience
  • Ability to work on a Mac, translate XD/Photoshop files into websites
  • Understand server technology stacks and can deploy to cloud based servers

Other skills that would be beneficial

  • Experience in game development (WebGL, Unity or Unreal)
  • Animation and motion development for web
  • Node.js, Vue.js, React, React Native, GraphQL experience

You’ll be joining an established team of seasoned designers, artists, strategists and technologists, bringing your front-end specialisation to an energetic and passionate team focused on bringing great ideas to fruition. You will also be involved in brainstorming of projects as we are always looking for new expressions and possibilities and our team are typically part of the early idea generation and development.

We have a great team culture with a fantastic group of diverse people that value great work and work/life balance. With beautiful sun-lit studios in a fantastic, central Grey Lynn location you can have the best of both worlds with flexibility to also work from home

If this appeals to your sense of adventure and fits your skillset, please apply to with your CV and portfolio.

Note: Web portfolio and examples of work is mandatory, as is fluent English verbal and communication skills.

Applications close

August 14, 2021

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