We have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Software Engineer to join our Specifi team.  Our high performing team develop custom software solutions for the New Zealand building industry.  If you relish a challenge and enjoy working in a progressive environment, we would like to hear from you.

About the role

As an integral part of our small team that is developing revolutionary residential engineering software for use by architects and engineers, plus internal company software applications; you will be responsible for gathering and clarifying user requirements and translating those into functional applications.  Designing, building and maintaining efficient and reliable code to create applications that meet those user needs.

Planning and organising will be one of your strengths, plus an ability to identify and solve problems, as well as provide excellent customer service and technical support.

We offer a competitive remuneration package, paid overtime, an annual performance bonus scheme, on-the-job training and ongoing career development.

About you

  • Tertiary qualified in Information Systems, or similar, with experience developing business software
  • Strong understanding of object-oriented programming and be highly proficient in C# and the .NET framework, ASP.NET MVC, Razor, Ajax and JQuery, with a skill for writing reusable C# libraries
  • Proficient with Microsoft SQL Server and have experience with popular web frameworks such as bootstrap
  • An interest in engineering/mathematics/BIM automation
  • Understanding of the fundamental design principles behind a scalable application and be able to create database schemas that represent and support business processes
  • A high level of initiative and exceptional communication skills will also be your strengths
  • Enjoy working in a team environment and communicating with a wide range of people


About us

Specifi was developed by Kirk Roberts Consulting, as an online structural engineering software, that allows users to design intelligent residential engineering solutions in-house for a wide range of structural elements and foundation needs. Specifi provides its users with a comprehensive suite of industry-leading documentation, and the ability to design engineering solutions instantly, to keep their projects moving forward.

Kirk Roberts Consulting is a multi-discipline engineering company providing Structural, Geotechnical, Fire, Civil and Environmental Engineering Services, plus Project Management, Architecture and Engineering Software to a range of clients across New Zealand, from our offices in Christchurch, Auckland, Hamilton and Tauranga.

To apply

Please send your latest CV and covering letter to:  Please note, that all applicants must be domiciled in New Zealand and be eligible for permanent employment in NZ, with either a NZ Passport, residency, or current work visa.



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