Front End Developer

Tertiary Education Commission

  • Full Time Fixed Term
  • Wellington

Kaiwhakawhanake Pito Mua:

Front-end Developer

Te Amorangi Mātauranga Matua, the TEC - is a small Crown agency with a big job to do - ensuring New Zealanders have the skills and the knowledge they need to build a great life, and ensure New Zealand thrives. We invest over $3 billion annually across the tertiary education and careers systems.

If you're looking for your “why”, then come and join us at TEC. We truly believe in the transformational benefits of education and vocational training and as a result we invest $3 billion a year in tertiary education and training and seek to lift the aspirations and skill bases of all New Zealanders.

We are looking for a Front-end Developer to join our Wellington based Web Development team on a fixed-term basis through to 07 March 2025 to cover parental leave.

He angitūtanga: About the Role

This role is responsible for the development and delivery of web solutions for the TEC's digital presence.

  • Develop front end customer facing web features.
  • Share responsibility for ensuring all front end work is consistent with design language and brand.
  • Write code that can be easily incorporated into the automated testing suite.
  • Provide high quality, timely advice about the available web technology options to the Web team and wider directorate as required.

He kōrero mōu: What we are looking for:

The Front-End Developer is focused on developing front end solutions to the specifications provided by internal analysts. The role requires someone with the following:

  • Experience developing front end customer facing web features, interactions and animations
  • Experience with HTML, CSS and JavaScript
  • Experience with source control (ideally Git)
  • Knowledge of using Agile methodologies in web development
  • Excellent communication, facilitation and interpersonal skills

Ngā āhuatanga kei a mātou: What's in it for you

  • Three additional (TEC Days) leave days
  • A range of benefits including flexible working options, a wellness programme and the ability to purchase extra leave.
  • A motivated and supportive manager, keen to make the most of your skill set
  • Reduced premiums through our Health Insurance Group Scheme
  • A focus on Career development and internal opportunities

The salary range for this position starts from $78,167 up to $91,961 + 3% KiwiSaver depending on demonstrable skills and experience.

Me pēhea te tuku tono: How to Apply

To view the job description and/or apply for the role, please click Apply For This Job or visit the TEC Careers Portal.

If this sounds like you, please apply now for this great opportunity with your tailored Cover Letter and CV, we welcome your application.

The closing date for this role is Sunday 23 June 2024 at 11:59pm. For more information or if you have any questions, please contact

Applicants must have the ability to obtain and maintain the legal right to work in New Zealand.

Prior to the Tertiary Education Commission confirming any offer of employment, pre-employment checks will be undertaken including criminal conviction history and reference checking as a minimum.

The TEC is an equal opportunity employer and committed to providing a working environment that embraces and values diversity and inclusion. Your unique talents and experience will help us deliver exceptional services to New Zealand. We look forward to your application


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