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Team Lead / Senior Software Engineer


Contact: Chris Woods

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What’s in it for me?
Trimble Navigation is a leading provider of advanced positioning solutions, with products in use in over 141 countries around the world, with employees based in more than 30 countries. Though best known for GPS technology, Trimble integrates a wide range of positioning technologies including GPS, laser, optical and inertial technologies with application software, wireless communications, and services to provide complete commercial solutions.

A long standing employer in Christchurch, Trimble New Zealand offers career opportunities across a range of business units represented here, including GIS Data Collection, Heavy Civil Construction (Machine Control and Software Solutions), Precision Agriculture, and Land Survey.

The CTCT division (a joint venture between Trimble and Caterpillar) develops positioning and control products for earthmoving and paving machines in the construction and mining industries, using technologies such as GPS, optical total stations, lasers and sonics. The products are used in a range of applications where the operator of the machine benefits from having accurate horizontal and vertical guidance.

What would I be doing?
Working within the highly successful and growing CTCT division, the successful applicant will lead a newly (soon to be) formed agile delivery team. You will be collaborating with application domain experts and other software developers and leads across multiple international sites to deliver identified customer value. As well as managing a team of developers you will also be involved in some hands on development.

What do I need?
The position requires an experienced Senior Software Engineer with a minimum of 8 years experience who is a confident and capable Team Leader. As well as excellent collaboration and communication skills you must be Degree qualified, and have an advanced understanding of the SDLC and Agile methodologies.

Candidates must be technically strong in at least one of the following C++, Native Android, HTML and AngularJS, and be happy to work in a Senior Software Engineer capacity while the new delivery team comes together.

To be considered for this role candidates must hold NZ citizenship, Residency or an Open Work Visa.

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