Technical Lead - Product

Auckland, NZ
Product – Development
Permanent
Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive. 

At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.

What will I be doing?

Setting the standard for software development amongst your peers, you’ll be adept at creating scalable software and are able to use a variety of tools which are appropriate. It’s important to understand that people will look up to you for your professionalism, insight and guidance as to how you’re able to build the most robust, scalable web applications.

You’ll be confident to help develop great ideas with the support of an array of professionals for the benefit of your team members and the wider Product teams too.

Are you ready?

You’ll be required to use your experience and technical proficiency to better guide the team in making solid, scalable software. You will contribute to the team process as well as the practice.  Having a solid technical background, you will be an expert with modern web frameworks and patterns and be a super proficient coder. Your ability to develop scalable software against large relational databases will see you add real value to the team. You’ll be keen to share your understanding and experience of working within complex architecture designs that support scalable software solutions.
Xero is an NZ Immigration Accredited Employer and Rainbow Tick certified too.

Please include a cover letter in your application, telling us why you’re a great fit for this position.