Full Stack Web Developer & Tech Guru

We have an exciting opportunity for you in Queenstown, New Zealand.

Full-time position.

We are seeking an experienced Full Stack SilverStripe developer working in a long established, reputable, creative studio in Downtown Queenstown.

The key requirements are attitude & aptitude. We need someone who is self-motivated, can work unsupervised from beginning to end and is personable (happy to speak to clients and team members).

As the successful candidate you will ideally have:

  • Commercial PHP end to end development experience developing websites, preferably with ecommerce or object oriented environments.
  • API integration experience. Experienced with SilverStripe framework (or similar MVC frameworks such as Laravel).
  • Content Management (predominantly SilverStripe but experience in others is a plus).
  • Good full-stack web related skills including MySQL, NPM, Git, PHP, HTML, SASS, jQuery, SVG, Vue.js, API integrations.
  • Package management, must have experience with Composer, NPM, Webpack / Gulp / Grunt etc.
  • Version control & deployment using GIT, BitBucket Pipelines.
  • Solid understanding of web servers (SSH, WHM, cPanel, CentOS, MAMP).Technical management of various web servers, advanced DNS & domain management.
  • Must have a good working knowledge of XD, Photoshop & Illustrator to be able to work with our designers.

What's in it for you?

  • Great culture
  • Small fun office
  • Beer o'clock (usually only Friday)

If this sounds like you please send your CV and Cover Letter to

Applicants for this position must have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

Thank you for your interest in working at Swordfox.