Careers

SilverStripe is an award-winning, open source web development company with our main office based at Courtenay Place, Wellington. We are one of the market leaders in New Zealand, and take pride in the software we have created for the worldwide community.

 

Wellington


Development Manager

We're looking for an energetic, gregarious person to be our Development Manager at SilverStripe.

Are you outgoing and not afraid to stand up to the task of solving real issues? Then come talk to us.

As Development Manager, your main focus will be our talented bunch of developers.

You'll be responsible for helping to maintain and continuing to build high achieving development teams. You will be a key part of our Executive Team and ensure our developers have a 'voice' at the top. You’ll have a good understanding of both web and people development practices and web technologies.

You can manage and motivate people in an honest and friendly way, ensuring that whatever their goals are, be it personal or career related - they have someone who's got their back.

You'll be confident at dealing with different people at all levels and not afraid to step up to some hard challenges.

Why work for us?

  • This is a leading role in a web development company that just keeps growing
  • We are the best at what we do
  • You'll be working with loads of smart and creative people
  • We work in a friendly, fun environment
  • We look after our employees

If you're someone who shares in our passion for all things web, and have a desire to be part of a great team where you can truly make a difference, we'd love to hear from you. Send your CV to moc.epirtsrevlis@sreerac.

 

Australia

Support Developer(Melbourne/Hobart)

SilverStripe Australia is looking for support developers to join our Melbourne or Hobart based teams.

As a Support Developer, your primary duties will be;

  • Provide our clients and partners direct and interactive support.
  • Develop and extend our internal tool suite.
  • Support clients to deploy sites and applications.

Candidates must have the following attributes:

  • Demonstrable experience in OO PHP development and MVC frameworks

  • Solid skills in web development technologies (PHP, CSS, HTML, JavaScript)

  • Strong problem solving and issue resolution skills

  • Be familiar with some or all of the following technologies

    • SilverStripe

    • XDebug

    • XHProf

    • Linux/Unix

    • Apache

    • MySQL

    • Capistrano

  • Good verbal and written communication skills

  • 1-2 years experience (but we will need to see some work you've done with PHP)

  • Enjoy working in a team environment


Junior/Mid Level PHP Developer(Melbourne)

SilverStripe Australia is looking for a Junior/Mid Level PHP developers to join our Melbourne team.

We're after people who are just starting out in their careers and are looking to gain experience developing websites and web applications using the SilverStripe CMS and Framework.

Candidates must have the following attributes:

  • Demonstrable experience in OO PHP development and MVC frameworks
  • Solid skills in web development technologies (PHP, CSS, HTML, JavaScript)
  • Good verbal and written communication skills
  • 0-2 years experience (but we will need to see some work you've done with PHP)
  • Enjoy working in a team environment
  • The following skills will be of additional benefit:
    • Linux experience
    • Existing familiarity with SilverStripe & CMS Framework
    • Existing involvement in Open Source projects
    • Experience with other Open Source applications (PHP or otherwise)
    • An understanding of web design principles including usability and accessibility

All applications for Australian positions should include example code that represents your capabilities in the areas of PHP, Javascript, CSS and HTML. These examples should be in the form of a compressed archive attached to the application, or a URL to a package, website or online code repository (github or similar).

We also encourage you to complete our developer exercise to demonstrate your abilities!

https://github.com/silverstripe-australia/developer-exercise

Only applications submitted via electronically (via email(ua.moc.epirtsrevlis@sboj) or online form(seek)) will be considered.