Software Engineer

Auckland, New Zealand, Rocket Lab [2932766]

Field(s) of expertise
Software Engineering
Job type

About this job

Join Nimbus as we apply web and cloud technology to the new-space industry. Work alongside a dedicated protector of birds, an airsoft ninja, a born speaker and a master blacksmith. As part of the Nimbus team, you work on major features and new applications that are part of mission management, production, launch operations, and vehicle design. Nothing is out of bounds, opportunity is everywhere, and every week has its own thrills! Dive straight in, and help us use web technology to optimize everything and anything at Rocket Lab, in style.What are you waiting for? We could really use a hand!


  • Tertiary qualification in Software Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or similar.
  • Minimum of 3 years professional experience within a relevant discipline
  • Experience working as part of a (software) engineering team
  • REST API design
  • Relational database design
  • Experience in Unix based environments
  • Experience creating automated tests to validate implementations
  • Typescript/Javascript
  • NodeJS server design
  • Angular or other Frontend framework (React, Vue, etc)


  • Scrum
  • Experience with docker/kubernetes
  • Understanding of the Product Life Cycle
  • Network programming (Sockets/WebSockets)
  • Nodejs/NPM related build systems and tooling
  • C#/.NET Development
  • Folding a burrito with one hand

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