Full Time Job

Team Lead Software Engineer

Bring your technical leadership skills and build a squad!

Fergus is a 100% New Zealand owned tech company that builds outstanding job management software. We're helping tradespeople around the world manage their businesses in a much smarter way.

Join a strong group of tech people leads focussed on expanding and setting the direction for the future of Fergus. With our recent series B raise you will get to have input in building and scaling an engineering culture to accompanies our fast growth.

Our Team Lead role offers a balance of core product and periphery elements at every stage and level of the product life-cycle, as well as mentoring and coaching our Engineers. This is a hugely rewarding part of our role – while you are building an excellent product, you can really make a difference to the development of the people in your team.

Tech Stack:

  • Typescript and Javascript
  • We are hosted in AWS
  • Linux and Docker
  • PHP and MYSQL

We offer:

  • Reward & recognition programme
  • Hybrid and flexible working options
  • ME days
  • Your own personal development budget
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company-wide workshops
  • Global/local team events
  • Experience providing technical leadership and strong architectural guidance
  • Knowledge of working within an agile environment where you are building a fast, secure and stable platform for growth
  • Experience managing Engineers, including assisting in hiring, personal development and training
  • Experience and deep knowledge of at least two major programming languages (PHP, JavaScript, C#, Java, Python)
  • Significant experience in Product development - web applications, mobile applications
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and backend development skills essential

Fergus has a very inclusive and collaborative culture and we are united in our goal of really making a difference to our customers. We are super supportive of flexible working arrangements and offer competitive remuneration and professional development.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of an established business which is now scaling up and going global. You can really help shape the future direction of the platform, our products and our people.