Senior Full Stack Engineer

  • Full Time Job
  • Remote

Spidertracks is an industry leader in safety and fleet management solutions for commercial aviation. Join us now, us as we build a modern SaaS suite of products, helping our global aviation customers to ensure the safety of their aircraft, crew and passengers; in doing so you will help save lives. If you seek mastery of your craft, have a curious mind and a healthy disrespect for the status-quo, then Spidertracks is for you!

This is a hands-on role to contribute to our cloud software stack within a collaborative startup environment working on a leading IoT SaaS platform, providing the opportunity for near-term career progression to tech lead. If a Tech Lead role is close on your career path, and your energy lies partly with technical challenges and partly with people development, then let us help you get there.


  • Development - Hands-on software development, engineering and deployment
  • Technology - Collaborate with your team to help define the architecture and technical designs for our cloud platform and API solutions.
  • Product operations - Ensure technology solutions are operationally ready and supportable in the long-term.
  • Practices - Continually seek to improve the effectiveness and efficiency of our engineering practices
  • Projects - Participate in projects to deliver new functionality and maintain existing systems.
  • Leadership - You will have two engineers reporting to you. The current technical lead will support you to mentor and help the team members to deliver results.
  • Having experience with all our tech stack is beneficial but not required, with ample learning opportunities on the job. We are primarily interested in your ability to learn and grow, your curiosity for technology, people, your passion to push boundaries and own your work.
  • Proven ability to lead the implementation of cloud solutions, ideally with high reliability requirements.
  • Proficiency in NodeJS and React, with Java experience being advantageous.
  • Experience with AWS services such as S3, Lambda, DynamoDB and RDS.
  • Passion for rich, reliable, maintainable, extensible APIs which expose real value to consumers.
  • Ability to take ownership of existing systems and incrementally improve a code base, finding ways to reduce complexity in technology, products and processes.
  • Desirable experience in building a DevOps culture and improving the ways of working, bringing hunger, energy and passion to everything you do.
  • Collaborate with stakeholders to ensure customer focus with an end-to-end perspective on all solutions, adept at influencing and managing relationships.
  • Have an insatiable curiosity to understand the real-world problems and solve them by mastering your technology domains.
Spidertracks Values
  • Ensure simplicity is practised in all demands of the role, where “it just works” for our customers
  • Work in a cycle of continuous improvement, becoming better tomorrow than you were today in striving for excellence
  • Courageously seek regular discomfort doing what’s right, over what’s easy
  • Demonstrate a high-level of empathy, being open-minded to other perspectives, taking a walk in their shoes
  • Lead by curiosity learning what you do not (yet) know
  • A competitive salary with the addition of birthday & volunteering leave
  • A people that are passionate about your growth & development, co-creating a clear career path
  • A remote-first culture, flexible working hours & location, with access to an environmentally friendly, city-fringe hub if desired
  • A health programme that places equal importance on mental and physical health
  • Genuine, humble folk who share the same vision, values & purpose
  • A culturally varied team, boasting 14 different nationalities to collaborate from

Note: Applicants for this position must be in NZ, have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.