Kotahi is currently embarking on a significant digital transformation, moving to an operating environment where digital-first thinking, use of ecosystems to deliver new types of value, seamless integration of capability through APIs, predictive data and Design-Led thinking are effectively seen as ‘standard operating procedure’. In this context, The User Experience Developer is responsible for understanding and interpreting user-facing requirements, working on the back-end and front-end development of the digital products, and enabling Kotahi’s digital ecosystem through API integration. You will work with designers on mock-ups and user flows, then develop the APIs that enable new Proof of Concept, Minimum Viable Product and early beta testing – right through to Production delivery for our growing product portfolio.
You will think about and products & services through a customer-lens, bringing the mindset of a start-up and the delivery expertise of an enterprise.
To be successful in this role, you will need a tertiary qualification in IS or software development, and 3- 5 years’ experience in Front-end & Back-end development, working within large organisations and using APIs as a mechanism to innovate and integrate. You will work well in agile continuous delivery environments, using cloud native scalable platforms. You will also need technical skills such as C# .Net Framework/.Net Core to deliver JSON / REST APIs, and need to be comfortable with SQL/NOSQL database approaches.
You will need to demonstrate the following skills: