Engineering

Web Application Developer

Job Ref: 2758878RL | Type: Permanent / Full Time

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About The Role

You will work within the software team to develop browser based applications and integration infrastructure used by other engineers as part of the development of Rocket Lab’s Electron Launch Vehicle.

Applications you will be working on rely heavily on relational databases and REST API’s, both upstream and downstream, as part of a service oriented architecture. You will also frequently work with the deployment of applications as well as other support infrastructure to optimise the flow of information throughout the company.

In this role, you will collaborate with engineers from a variety of disciplines including IT, Analysts, Firmware, Avionics, and Guidance in order to design systems that meet their needs. This presents a unique opportunity to make a considerable contribution to the start of the New Zealand’s space industry without requiring prior aerospace experience.

Minimum Requirements
  • Typescript/Javascript
  • NodeJS
  • Rest API’s
  • Linux as a development environment
  • Docker/docker-compose
  • Relational database design
  • Git
  • HTML/CSS
Desirable Skills
  • Angular or other Frontend framework (React, Vue, etc)
  • Network programming (Sockets/WebSockets +1)
  • NPM related build systems and tooling
  • Scrum methodologies
  • JIRA/Redmine
  • CI/CD
If you have a portfolio, information on projects you have undertaken or a GitHub profile you are able to share please include with your application. 

For security reasons background checks will be undertaken prior to any employment offers being made to an applicant.  These checks will include nationality checks as it is a requirement of this position that you be eligible to access equipment and data regulated by the United States’ International Traffic in Arms Regulations.  Under these Regulations, you may be ineligible for this role if you do not hold citizenship of Australia, Japan, New Zealand, Switzerland, the European Union or a country that is part of NATO, or if you hold ineligible dual citizenship or nationality. For more information on these Regulations, click here.

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