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Senior Frontend Engineer

LawVu is transforming the legal industry by providing the world’s leading and most loved platform for in-house legal teams.

Our aim is to make the lives of in-house legal teams and their business partners more productive and fulfilling. We are well on the way with some of the world’s leading global brands and best in-house legal teams already operating on LawVu.

Growing rapidly, LawVu is headquartered in sunny Tauranga, New Zealand with teams in Australia, the USA and Ireland. Our culture is strongly aligned with our values where we look for people to bring their whole selves and join a team doing the best work of their lives.

LawVu’s Product & Engineering team is looking for a Senior Front End Engineer, who takes pride in creating beautiful solutions that can move as fast as the startup that creates them. We are looking for a motivated, passionate individual who takes pride in their work and writes elegant, maintainable code that others find a pleasure to work with.

As a Senior Front End Engineer at LawVu you’ll be expected to think ahead, design for change and build robust solutions. You’ll bring your experience and expertise to the team while also taking on board the expertise and experience of others to further improve yourself.

In this role you will work closely with the rest of the Product & Engineering team to take our front end to the next level and enable the rapid scale up and change tolerance that is required for this high growth phase.

What you’ll do

Be awesome
Design, build and maintain our front end applications
Ensure our application is secure by design and by default
Ensure our application is stable, scalable and future proof
Work closely with the Product, Back End and Data & Analytics teams
Work in an Agile environment

What you’ll bring

A university qualification in a computer science discipline
Experience with a modern front end framework, preferably Angular.
Excellent communications skills, both written and oral
A keen eye for design
Strong SCSS & HTML5 skills
Experience with unit test frameworks and best practices
Experience with the following would be beneficial
Maintaining NPM libraries
Kendo UI Grid
Agile development methodologies


Head office is based in Tauranga but we are a remote-first company and any New Zealand location will be considered.

People Leadership

There are no direct reports for this position

Why LawVu?

At LawVu we support many types of flexible working arrangements that allow you to balance your work, your life and your passions. We offer the opportunity to get onboard a growth company early and the opportunity to participate in LawVu’s success through our incentive scheme. LawVu has rapidly expanding offices and our work environment encourages continuous improvement and future career development.

Our collaborative and inclusive culture is one we’re immensely proud of. We know that a diverse workforce is a strength that enables us to better understand and serve customers and innovate successfully. From the moment you join, you’ll feel welcome and supported to do the best work of your life.

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