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Fergus Software

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Smart job software for trades and service businesses

Fergus is a 100% kiwi-owned tech company that builds awesome job management software. We're helping tradespeople around the world manage their businesses in a much smarter way.

Fergus is the operational backbone of a trades business, taking care of the day-to-day and providing complete clarity and control. We’re giving business owners and managers the time and insight they need for the business to grow and succeed.

Location
Auckland
Website
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Founded
2011
Employees
51-100
Industry
Construction
Funding stage
Series B

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Matchstiq's take on Fergus Software

Fergus is on a mission to become the world's most loved SaaS platform for tradies.

The market opportunity ahead for Fergus

We are an established business with a very clear strategic plan. It is an exciting time for us as we scale up and expand our global markets.

Why Fergus is a great place to work

Fergus has a very inclusive and collaborative culture and we are united in our goal of really making a difference to our customers. We are super supportive of flexible working arrangements and offer competitive remuneration and great benefits such as paid parental leave, additional wellbeing leave and professional development.

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Values

  • Integrity

    We believe in honesty and transparency. We are brave and do what is right.

  • Aim High

    We are constantly curious and hungry, we embrace every challenge with speed and agility.

  • Simplicity

    We avoid unnecessary complexity and identify elegant solutions to problems.

  • Customer First

    We operate with an acute customer focus to make their lives better.

  • One Team

    We operate as one team with a united front while still having robust debate.

 

Lead Software Engineer - NZ

Description

Join the team who makes Fergus a quality product for our customers in NZ, Australia and the UK!

Fergus is a 100% New Zealand owned tech company that builds outstanding job management software. We're helping tradespeople around the world manage their businesses in a much smarter way.

We are a strong group of Leads focussed on expanding and setting the direction for the future of Fergus. This is an exciting pivot point where we are building and defining an engineering culture that scales and accompanies our growth for the next 10 years.

Our Lead Software Engineer role offers a balance of core product and periphery elements at every stage and level of the product life-cycle, as well as mentoring and coaching our Engineers. This is a hugely rewarding part of our role – while you are building an excellent product, you can really make a difference to the development of the people in your team.

What's great about this role?

  • We are expanding to new markets and increasing the number of teams
  • You are not just a number here – we work hard to preserve our culture and know our people
  • See your ideas and work come to life
  • Lead a team of talented Engineers and feel rewarded by their growth and development

Cool things about Fergus:

  • Reward & recognition programmes
  • ME days
  • On-going personal development budget
  • A second-to-none parental leave policy
  • Company-wide workshops
  • Global team events

Requirements

Things which will help you succeed in this role:

  • Experience providing technical leadership and strong architectural guidance
  • Knowledge of working within an agile environment where you are building a fast, secure and stable platform for growth
  • Experience managing Engineers, including assisting in hiring, personal development and training
  • Experience and deep knowledge of at least two major programming languages (PHP, JavaScript, C#, Java, Python)
  • Significant experience in Product development - web applications, mobile applications
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and backend development skills essential

Technologies we use:

  • Typescript & Javascript
  • We are hosted in AWS and use a range of AWS services
  • Docker and Linux
  • PHP, MYSQL

Benefits

Fergus has a very inclusive and collaborative culture and we are united in our goal of really making a difference to our customers. We are super supportive of flexible working arrangements and offer competitive remuneration and professional development.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of an established business which is now scaling up and going global. You can really help shape the future direction of the platform, our products and our people.

 

Senior Software Engineer - NZ

An exciting SaaS company having a real impact on Kiwi, Australian and UK businesses!

Fergus is a 100% kiwi-owned tech company that builds awesome job management software. We're helping tradespeople around the world manage their businesses in a much smarter way. We want you to join us as we head into an exciting and exponential phase of growth!

Our plan is full steam ahead as we expand internationally, so this is a super exciting time to be part of our engineering teams. We offer a flat structure here, so this role reports directly to one of our Lead Engineers and then straight to our highly supportive CTPO, Chris Stevens. This is where you will have the opportunity to share your ideas and be heard, because we believe everybody in the team has something to add.

As one of our Senior Software Engineers, you will work within this super agile team, working on real products which result in real-life improvements to our customers - you will actually see your work making a difference!

What's great about this role?

  • We are expanding to new markets and increasing the number of teams
  • We are a successful SaaS Company, but you are not just a number here – we work hard to preserve our culture and know our people
  • See your ideas and work come to life
  • Be part of the Senior team of talented Engineers and develop your mentoring and coaching skills

Cool things about Fergus:

  • Reward & recognition programmes
  • ME days
  • On-going personal development budget
  • A second-to-none parental leave policy
  • Company-wide workshops
  • Global team events

Requirements

Things which will help you succeed in this role:

  • Experience in providing strong technical and architectural guidance
  • Knowledge of working within an agile environment where you are building a fast, secure and stable platform for growth
  • Experience managing Engineers, including assisting in hiring, personal Experience and deep knowledge of at least two major programming languages (PHP, JavaScript, C#, Java, Python)
  • Significant experience in Product development - web applications, mobile applications
  • Knowledge of HTML, CSS, JavaScript and backend development skills essential

Technologies we use:

  • Typescript & Javascript
  • We are hosted in AWS and use a range of AWS services
  • Docker and Linux
  • PHP and MYSQL

Benefits

Fergus has a very inclusive and collaborative culture and we are united in our goal of really making a difference to our customers. We are super supportive of flexible working arrangements and offer competitive remuneration and professional development.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of an established business which is now scaling up and going global. You can really help shape the future direction of the platform, our products and our people.

 

Intermediate Software Engineer

Description

Ideas and innovation encouraged! Plenty of opportunity for your own development and growth as we continue to scale globally.

Fergus is a 100% New Zealand owned tech company that builds outstanding job management software. We are helping tradespeople all around the world manage their business is a much smarter way.

As a Software Developer at Fergus you will be building modern applications with polished, user-friendly interfaces. Ideally full stack but if you are an exceptional front or back end engineer we have roles for you too as we grow. You will be working with exceptional people leaders who will prioritise your development and growth. We pay above market salaries with great benefits and have hybrid and flexible working down to a fine art! You will be joining a team solving problems that really do change and enhance our customers lives for the better.

Tech Stack:

  • Typescript and Javascript
  • We are hosted in AWS
  • Linux and Docker
  • PHP and MYSQL

We offer:

  • Reward & recognition programme
  • Hybrid and flexible working options
  • ME days
  • Your own personal development budget
  • Paid parental leave
  • Company-wide workshops
  • Global/local team events

Requirements

We are more concerned with your ability and willingness to learn new things, push your own boundaries and take ownership and responsibility for your work than in specific knowledge or experience you have. Culture and team fit are incredibly important to us at Fergus, so you need to be able to demonstrate your ability to be a team player and work collaboratively.

  • 2 years plus professional software development experience
  • Experience and deep knowledge of at least two major programming languages
  • Agile development working methodologies

Benefits

Fergus has a very inclusive and collaborative culture and we are united in our goal of really making a difference to our customers. We are super supportive of flexible working arrangements and offer competitive remuneration and professional development.

Culture and team fit are incredibly important to us at Fergus and we get that before you commit your valuable time in applying, you may want to suss us out! Send Ange or Rochelle an email with your contact details. We are always happy to connect and have a chat.

 

Marketing Manager - NZ

Description

  • Lead Strategy!
  • SaaS going global

Fergus is a 100% kiwi-owned global tech company which builds outstanding job management software for Tradies. We're helping tradespeople around the world manage their businesses in a much smarter way.

We started an incredible global journey last year, which will continue to grow at an exciting pace. We’re looking for a Marketing Manager to pick up and continue to build that growth by really understanding our NZ Tradies’ businesses and how we can help them. Using your broad marketing knowledge and customer-centric, creative leadership, you will build and lead multichannel campaigns which really speak to our customers and their needs.

Requirements

What is great about this role?

  • Being part of our fabulous NZ business and global Marketing team.
  • Be empowered to try new things and really make a difference
  • A strong culture of wanting to be better and making it happen
  • Be recognised for your talents and achievements

What do you need to succeed in this role?

  • To understand our customers, who they are and what works for them at different points in their customer journey
  • A drive to deliver leads which Sales can convert to revenue
  • Good team values, collaborative style, ability to work with cross functional teams
  • Holistic experience of marketing with a multi-channel, full-funnel approach
  • Well organised, self-motivated and creative
  • Experience with marketing automations and CRMs is a bonus, we use Marketo & Salesforce
  • Understanding of technology /SaaS also a bonus
  • At least three years of experience in a similar role

Benefits

Fergus has a very inclusive and collaborative culture and we are united in our goal of really making a difference to our customers. We are super supportive of flexible working arrangements and offer competitive remuneration and professional development.

This is an excellent opportunity to be part of an established business which is scaling up and continues to go global. You can really help shape the future direction of the platform, our products and our people.

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