Senior Systems and Integration Developer

  • Kelburn
  • Permanent
  • Wed Feb 5 02:06:25 2020
  • 2000053

  • Are you a creative thinker, solutions focussed, and passionate about developing solutions that improve the user experience?
  • Do you yearn for a role that matters, where the work you do contributes to the success of our Students and Researchers?
  • Are you excited about taking on new challenges in a fast-paced, stimulating workplace while maintaining an effective work/life balance?

Tuia i runga. Tuia i raro. Tuia i roto. Tuia i waho. Tuia ngā pū kōrero, ngā pū wānanga. Ka rongo te pō, ka rongo te ao, Tihei mauri ora.

If the answer is yes to these questions and you are someone that strives to collaborate effectively within a highly successful team, is excellent at building and managing relationships, and has an enthusiastic drive to develop and deliver new and transformative services, then we want to hear from you.

Victoria University has an exciting opportunity for an experienced developer to join our Library Systems and Integration Development team. This permanent, full-time position is well suited to an individual that is looking to work collaboratively within a supportive and inspiring university environment that embraces equity and diversity with opportunities to progress your career.

In this role, you will be leading and shaping the development capability for the library, where you will work closely with teams across the Library and the wider University to develop and improve the Library’s enterprise systems through integration and adopting UX principles and design thinking.

The successful applicant will have:

  • Demonstrable experience in web application development.
  • Experience of leading and mentoring developers.
  • Experience in developing and managing web platforms, applications, technologies, responsive design, security, and protocols.
  • Proven experience in API design and development.
  • Understanding and experience of Agile methodologies and practices.

Role description

Applications close 1st March 2020

If you have any questions regarding this role please get in touch with Brendan Farrell ( But, applications should follow the steps below.

About Us

Te Herenga Waka - Victoria University of Wellington is New Zealand’s globally ranked capital city university, focused on engaging with Wellington, New Zealand, and the Asia-Pacific region and connecting with the world. The University values the expertise of its professional staff in supporting and enabling teaching, research and engagement activities.

Victoria University of Wellington is committed to the Treaty of Waitangi. “Mai i te iho ki te pae” is the Māori Strategic Outcomes Framework which is linked to the University’s Strategic Plan. Mā te rautaki tātou e koke whakamua (via the strategy we strive to move forward together).

Victoria University of Wellington is an EEO employer and actively seeks to meet its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi. We care about your privacy and personal information. You can review the University's privacy notice or alternatively find out more about working at the University using the links at the top of the current vacancies page.

Important - Application Steps.

Download and complete the University Application Form.

Click Apply Now Button at the base of the advert, follow the process to enter your contact details and add your CV in the online form.

Email completed application form to along with any further supporting documents stating the reference number and position title from the advert in the subject line.