junior software engineer in Wellington

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dan thompson, randstad
+64 4 494 3463
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We are currently working with Volpara Health Technologies exclusively to hire an amazing Graduate or Junior Software Engineer within a dedicated product team in Wellington.


Volpara Health Technologies (ASX:VHT) is an award winning industry leader in Digital Health Products with the goal of reducing the cost and increasing the quality and efficiencies of breast cancer screening internationally.

With many global customers including a strong presence in the United States they are in an excellent position to continue to grow their core research, development and ICT capabilities within in New Zealand.

The Team

Join a highly collaborative and Agile team where trust is a key factor to their high performance. There is a deep understanding that everyone produces quality work to build some amazing products, Volpara’s Flagship Product ‘VolparaEnterprise’ for example.

Based on Microsoft’s robust Azure data technology, the VolparaEnterprise software provides quick and easy ConstantQuality metrics and breast-specific key performance indicators (KPIs) through dynamic, interactive dashboards.

The Position

As a graduate or Junior Software Engineer, you will initially be:

  • Analysing, designing and developing the automation testing suites
  • Providing ongoing maintenance, support and enhancements for existing products
  • Collaborating closely with cross functional teams including QA, scientists, project and product managers to build cutting edge solutions to the Health Industry
  • Working in a CI/CD environment and providing recommendations to the team moving forward

The Person

As either a recent graduate or someone with experience in a Junior Software Engineering role you would bring a strong willingness to learn, a natural focus on customers and great products and be passionate about making improvements to Women’s health and well being. You will be self motivated and able to manage your workload to contribute efficiently. This is a collaborative and Agile environment so excellent communications skills are a fundamental requirement.

Ideally you will have:

  • A bachelors degree in a relevant technical discipline like Computer Science particularly if you are a recent graduate
  • Experience in a high level language, C# and .Net would be ideal, this could be commercial experience or from projects at university
  • Familiarity with a range of concepts like REST API’s, Docker, SQL, Service Bus, BLOB Storage
  • An understanding of continuous integration, automation frameworks and web related network technologies
  • The ambition to develop, take on more responsibilities and the commitment to achieving goals

Why Volpara

You will be working with an organisation full of people who believe in making a difference to the health industry. You will have a competitive salary package including employer Kiwisaver contributions and also be given opportunities to prove yourself and develop your career. They have new offices to accommodate their future growth and a great Senior Leadership team that are dedicated to the company’s and your success.


For more information please contact Dan Thompson on 04 494 3463 or e-mail to dan.thompson@randstad.co.nz. Your application will be held in strict confidence.