Developer (C#, JavaScript) - Work on the Xero Product!

Last updated one month ago
Location:Wellington
Job Type:Full Time

Xero is a beautiful, easy-to-use platform that helps small businesses and their accounting and bookkeeping advisors grow and thrive.

At Xero, our purpose is to make life better for people in small business, their advisors, and communities around the world. This purpose sits at the centre of everything we do. We support our people to do the best work of their lives so that they can help small businesses succeed through better tools, information and connections. Because when they succeed they make a difference, and when millions of small businesses are making a difference, the world is a more beautiful place.

Come join our amazing teams in Wellington! We are working on reinventing some of Xero’s core experiences that millions of small businesses and accounting partners use every day. Simplifying Accounting for small businesses and shaping the future of Xero.

At Xero we’re rewiring the world of small business, making it seamless, simpler and smarter. We aim to make being a small business more efficient and profitable for small business owners, and more enjoyable too.
Xero is used globally by millions of customers every single day and we’re still growing, fast. We’re passionate about building beautiful software and continuously improving experiences for our awesome customers!

You can be a part of it!

Developers work in a collaborative team environment, continually delivering improvements and features to our customers while looking for innovative ways to handle the challenges of this fast paced industry.

What we're looking for

  • A mix of frontend and backend skills
  • An understanding of how Agile, Lean and DevOps principles enable software teams deliver value to users more effectively
  • A growth mindset and excitement about tackling the next challenge that you and your team face.
  • The belief that a strong team is more valuable than a group of individuals and enthusiasm to help your team thrive through coaching, pairing, mobbing and educating

  • Bonus points if have:

  • Experience in building data pipelines (e.g. incremental batch updates, delta processing etc), including approaches to coordination (workflow) and choreography
  • Experience scaling and designing data stores (relational, key-value, and document data stores preferred), including designing schemas and understanding of tradeoffs with different approaches
  • Experience working within event-driven distributed systems, including testing and monitoring
  • Experience with C# and Python preferred
  • But why work at Xero?

    At Xero, we are rewiring the small business economy and want millions of small businesses to thrive through beautiful software, advice, and connections.

    We see the value in work-life balance, many of us take full advantage of our flexible working arrangements, so whether you like to get a surf in before work, like to head home in time to pick up the kids or you just like working from the comfort of your own home now and then, we want to support you.

    We trust you to build your career to the best of your ability and we will support your hunger to learn with training and career mentorship, to help you flourish. Our facilities and PX teams work hard to give us great workspaces with all the tech company perks so join us and experience our awesome culture!


    Xero is an NZ Immigration Accredited Employer and Rainbow Tick certified too.

    Please include a cover letter in your application, telling us why you’re a great fit for this position.