Senior Developer


The Company

Gallagher is a rapidly growing technology company and global market leader, focused on protecting what matters most to customers around the world. Our technology protects some of the world’s highest security environments, and agriculture businesses in 160 countries, which makes us New Zealand’s leading privately owned global tech exporter.

Every day we push the boundaries of what’s possible in prisons and palaces, universities, technology parks, government buildings and global businesses who are themselves developing leading products that are changing the world. 

 In the words of one of our team “We get to work on cool stuff every day and push the boundaries of what is possible in our industry.”

The Opportunity

We’re looking for a passionate Senior Developer with 5+ years of industry experience to join our Enterprise Security Application Development squads. These squads are highly responsive to customer needs, fast paced and creative, and are focused on re-imagining how we deliver value to our large number of Enterprise customers.

We have a strong vision for the future and a drive to continually refresh the technology stack and architecture of our product to ensure long-term success for customers and ourselves.

Our software has won multiple global awards, and we’re continuing to trail-blaze, transitioning our on-premises application into the cloud, reinventing as we go. You will be part of this journey and opportunities will be available to those who are interested in growing their Cloud based development skills.

We work in a highly collaborative environment and believe in everyone having a voice. We have a strong focus on keeping up-to-date with technology and industry trends through mentoring, regular development seminars, conferences, and working alongside customers who encourage us to push the boundaries every day.

As part of #TeamGallagher you will be

  • A creative problem solver, prepared to lean into the unknown and open to new learning
  • Someone who shares knowledge freely and cares about making things better
  • Motivated to write commercial software with a focus on code longevity and quality, including automated unit testing
  • Energised by solving the curliest problems and deeply understanding application logic

To be successful in this role, you will have experience in

  • C# and/or C++ (5+ years exp preferred)
  • A mixture of desktop and cloud development
  • SQL databases – PostgreSQL, SQL Server or similar
  • Working in agile product-focused teams
  • RESTful API development (highly desirable)
  • Cyber Security best practice (highly desirable)
  • Design/Architecture experience (highly desirable)
  • DevOPs Skills (highly desirable)

Why Gallagher?

You’ll be joining a responsive future focused team of developers with a supportive, flexible work culture.  It’s the culture at Gallagher that results in 94% of our people saying they are proud to work here. 

By the way, did we mention we’re proudly based in the Waikato? Although many of our team live round here too (and love escaping the rat race), flexible working means you can live in nearby regions too. When you’re in the office, we have free parking, subsidised on-site café and great eateries nearby.

  • Competitive salary and bonus opportunities, as well as company laptop
  • Hybrid / flexible working hours
  • Access to our community giving programme, enabling you to do some volunteer work, ask Gallagher to donate to an organisation you’re involved in, or take part in a corporate challenge
  • Discounts at some of New Zealand’s favourite stores

If you want to join a family-oriented environment, described by one of our software team leaders as one where “your point of view is respected and listened to and you can really have an impact” apply online now, we’ll be shortlisting and interviewing candidates as soon as applications are received.  We look forward to hearing from you. 

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Permanent - Full time

Job no: ENAI25787

Location: Hamilton - New Zealand

Closing Date: Sunday, 12 June 2022