Senior/Intermediate Backend PHP Developer

Global SaaS, Microservices

Senior/Intermediate Backend PHP Developer

Global SaaS, Microservices

Blast off your amazing career in 2020 by joining one of New Zealand’s fastest growing tech companies! We are growing so fast we are nearly doubling our Development Team and moving to huge new offices in January - with truly amazing and inspirational sea views!

Actionstep is an award-winning, global SaaS tech company, whose mission is to deliver the world’s most advanced Legal Practice Management solution. We help our clients build thriving legal practices by creating awesome user experiences that lawyers love. We have teams of highly talented people across New Zealand, Australia, UK, and the USA working to delight thousands of lawyers worldwide who are running highly successful legal practices.

Actionstep is on the lookout for some smart new talent to join our team! Our culture thrives on innovation. We give people the freedom to get creative and experiment with new ideas to solve real world problems in a highly collaborative environment.

We’re on the lookout for talented PHP Backend Developers to join our Platform Team. We need people who can bring energy, intellect and creativity. We challenge convention at every opportunity. If you have a creative talent and love learning new stuff, we want to hear from you! Come and play a pivotal role on our exciting journey as we conquer the world of cloud based Legal Practice Management software.

What are we specifically looking for?

  • 3+ years commercial SaaS development experience using PHP with tools like PHPStorm or Visual Studio Code.
  • Hands on experience using any of the major database platforms; PostgreSQL, MySQL, SQL Server, being proficient in both database design and optimised complex query composition.
  • Experience building RESTful APIs.
  • You have an armoury of modern design patterns, practices, and philosophies, seeking clean, readable, testable, and maintainable source code.
  • Experience working in an Agile/Scrum environment.
  • An understanding of backend infrastructure using AWS and Docker containers.
  • Possess a hands-on, can-do, and knowledge sharing attitude. You get things done.
  • You have a strong testing mindset.
  • A relentless desire to continue learning and self-improvement.

We offer a fantastic and inspirational working environment!

  • Wear what you like to work.
  • Take your birthday off.
  • Friday afternoon socials and frequent team building events.
  • Excellent location close to the Viaduct, Britomart and the city centre.
  • Funky office environment - converted penthouse apartments with balconies, kitchens and amazing city views.
  • Relaxed and friendly team.
  • Fantastic career development opportunities.

About Actionstep

Actionstep is an award-winning, SaaS tech company, whose mission is to deliver the world’s most advanced Legal Practice Management solution. We help our clients build thriving legal practices by creating awesome user experiences that lawyers love. We have teams of highly talented people across New Zealand, Australia, UK, USA and Canada working to delight thousands of lawyers worldwide who are running highly successful legal practices.

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To apply for this position, please send us a copy of your current CV and include a covering letter introducing yourself.

Applicants for this position must have New Zealand residency or a valid New Zealand work visa and have English as a first language or near-native comprehension. You must be available to attend face-to-face interviews in Auckland.

Please note: Only those who have been successful in advancing to the interview stage will be contacted.

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  • Location: Auckland, NZ