Engineering and Product

Duncan de Wet, Head of Engineering at Vxt

A product of the University of Canterbury's Computer Science program, Duncan de Wet, Head of Engineering at Vxt has quickly progressed through the ranks to lead their engineering team.

Ahead of the Fast Forward careers event in Christchurch, we caught up with Duncan to get a quick snapshot of his role at Vxt, what he get's up to in Christchurch outside of work and why now is such an exciting time to be a part of the Vxt growth journey.

If you are curious about working for a high-growth, Christchurch based startup, come and join Duncan and a range of other friendly startup employees for a virtual chat at Fast Forward, November 17th.

If you boss was to compare you to an animal, what would they chose and why?

"An orca as they are smart and hunt in a pack".

Outside of work, what do you love about living in Christchurch?

Going tramping around the Christchurch area!

To be good at your role, what do you think are the three core competencies?

  • Communication / collaboration
  • Problem solving
  • Attention to detail

Why is now such an exciting time to be working at Vxt?

We're at a rapid growth stage of the business with opportunities to have a large impact on its future.

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