Senior Software Engineer

  • Full Time Job
  • Hybrid

A better understanding of the Earth creates a better world for all. Seequent brings together industry-leading earth modelling, geo-data management, and team collaboration software.

Because when everyone can see the full picture, they can make better decisions that benefit people and the planet.

Every day, our customers in over 100 countries work to develop vital mineral resources more sustainably, design and build better infrastructure, protect the environment, source renewable energy, and help resolve historical challenges such as groundwater contamination and ageing infrastructure.

We’re here to help them. That why we’re constantly evolving at the forefront of technology and geoscience –  from Cloud accessibility, to 3D modelling, to digital collaboration.

Headquartered in New Zealand with our team located in 25 locations around the world, Seequent is a high growth, people-centric success story. We’re passionate, curious, Earth lovers.

Ready to help change the world? Join us.

Seequent is a Bentley Systems company, working together to build a better future.

The Role

Our Leapfrog team are looking for a passionate and collaborative Senior Software Engineer to join them.

In this role you will play a key role in helping build our world leading desktop geological modelling software, Leapfrog. Day-to-day you will have impact on what we build and how we build it. You will have the opportunity to engage and collaborate with experts across multiple domains within Seequent.

As a Senior Software Engineer at Seequent you will have plenty of opportunities to share your knowledge with others, grow your technical skill set, and solve complex problems that have real world impact. If you are looking for a new challenge and team to welcome in 2023 with, we would love to hear from you!

In this role, you will have the opportunity to:

  • Solve technically challenging problems and champion the cause of great software
  • Experience working with a team of friendly, passionate, like-minded developers
  • Flex your debugging muscles
  • Unleash your design flair
  • Use your maths skills on the daily
  • Provide mentorship, guidance, and support to team members

This role could be a good fit for you if you have:

  • Brilliance, drive and motivation to work in a highly technical environment
  • Broad experience in coding practices and designs
  • Experience with or an interest to work primarily in Python
  • Adaptability and a passion for learning 
  • An interest in science or mathematics would be advantageous

Technology we utilise:

  • Python, C/C++
  • PyQt/Qt, MatplotLib
  • SQLite, NumPy, hdf
  • GDAL, Geos, Shapely

Tools we prefer:

  • PyCharm, Visual Studio, Visual Studio Code
  • Atlassian Suite (Jira, Confluence, BitBucket), Github, TeamCity

Why you will enjoy working with us..

You will be joining a highly skilled, highly productive team of technical experts who are passionate about what we do. We are a friendly, intelligent, and supportive bunch and are looking forward to you bringing your expertise to the team. Our wider team is geographically diverse and from multi-disciplines, so even though you will be Christchurch based you will have opportunity to work with colleagues from across the globe.

In addition to awesome colleagues and work culture, you can also expect the following benefits:

Flexibility – Create a work-life balance that suits you with our hybrid work model.
Facilities – Make use of the onsite gym, locker facilities, secure bike sheds, ergonomic standing desks, ping pong tables, and spacious café.
Fun – Bring your dog to work (any day of the week), indulge in Pie Day Friday, build the tallest Lego tower, or embrace innovation in our annual Hackathon.
Financial – Competitive compensation, reviewed regularly, plus the option to join our Employee Stock Purchase Plan.
Family – Two weeks of supplementary paid parental leave.
Learning – Access to a wealth of training resources through our digital learning platform Degreed, quarterly career conversations with your manager and a culture that believes in promoting from within.
Wellbeing – Health Insurance via Southern Cross, fully subsidised subscription to Headspace, regular wellness webinars, and 24/7 EAP access.