Careers
Wanna jump in and take your seat at one of the hottest software development agencies in Auckland? Cool, then 2017 could be the year it happens.
 
About Satellite:
Working at Satellite is like hanging out with your mates each day, mates who get excited about the same things you do. We've got a diverse range of quality clients who we look after very well, people like Coca-Cola, Fonterra, Fisher & Paykel, Spark, Spotify, NZ Rugby, ASB and a bunch more. They enjoy working with us for the vast experience and wide range of capability we offer.
 
At Satellite we recognise our people are our greatest asset. The grass really is greener here, so have a read below and get in touch if you like what you see.
 

Digital Activations Tech Assistant

May 2017

We're looking for a driven, smart Tech Assistant who can think on their feet, work well as part of a team and engage with clients and consumers where necessary. Our activations cover a wide range of technology solutions such as digital signage for retail and event experience technology.

Objective & Responsibilities

The Tech Assistant works as part of the Satellite Media Activations team. As part of that team the Tech will assist in the design, research, testing, development, installation and delivery support on projects.

The Tech Assistant role involves having a competent understanding of computer networking, mobile/tablet devices, PC/MAC operating systems, software installation and interactive media.

The candidate must be able to demonstrate initiative and their ability to problem solve and develop solutions using Satellite’s production capabilities.

The right candidate will have the ability to multi-task, prioritize and be proactive. They will need to be highly motivated and be able to work closely in a team environment and also autonomously in a smart manner.

The role requires travel domestically and internationally.

A sense of humour is essential and the willingness to take on technical and challenging projects that often push both technical and logistical boundaries.

What you'll be doing:

  • Assist in the development and delivery of projects.
  • Work with the activation team (internally and externally) to meet project needs.
  • Research, test and develop new technology / activation solutions.
  • Undertake operational and administrative functions to ensure specific projects are delivered efficiently.
  • Travel to project locations and manage installations.
  • Capture Satellite project delivery with photography and video capture.
  • Aid in growing Satellite’s profile and reputation in the market around its activation projects.

Requirements: Current Passport, Valid Drivers license, a strong work ethic.

This opportunity will suit someone who wants to gain experience in this emerging industry.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience. Send your CV to office@satellitemedia.co.nz.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

Digital Account Manager

May 2017

As a Satellite Digital Account Manager you’ll work across an exciting range of projects, supporting our key customers.

Responsibilities include maintaining and fostering client relationships therefore professionalism and integrity are essential in your approach.

You’ll be guiding clients through the complete delivery process of digital software development projects, managing the process from sales through to completion and ensuring projects are delivered to the highest standard.

This is primarily an external, customer facing role where projects will require you to scope (budget, timeline, requirements etc) and prepare an internal brief, then work with a Digital Producer, who'll project manage it internally.

You will need to possess an innate understanding of client requirements and report back on progress and deliverables, so clear communication is paramount. This may include taking briefs, presenting project updates, attending WIPs, managing timelines and organising the flow of information.

You’ll also work with the wider digital team and juggle priorities to deliver multiple projects simultaneously, leveraging the various skills and expertise within the business to always get the client the best outcome.

If your skills and interests align with this description, applying for this exciting, challenging role could be the best decision you've ever made.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience. Send your CV to office@satellitemedia.co.nz.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.

 

PHP Developer

March 2017

Want your stellar talent as a PHP Developer to be recognised at a leading software development agency?
Cool, that’s what we need.
 
Symfony2 and 3 skills are a must.

Are you someone with a variety of skills and a portfolio of projects and experience to demonstrate:

  • Excellent knowledge of modern PHP development (Composer, Symfony2 and 3, Laravel)
  • Excellent knowledge of Object Oriented Design principles
  • Excellent knowledge of MYSQL
  • Excellent knowledge of JavaScript, HTML5, CSS3
  • Experience with Bolt, Sulu, Wordpress
  • Experience developing efficient, well-structured web based applications
  • Experience with version control systems such as SVN and GIT

Ok, you may not have all of that knowledge and experience – we’re realistic… but if you have some or most of it, we’d love to meet you.

Satellite's a solid place to work with lots of gadgets, experiments, excitement and ice-cream. We even have an R&D lab and our own bar. At Satellite you'll get exposure to a huge range and variety of projects and technologies.

Salary is negotiable depending on experience. Send your CV to office@satellitemedia.co.nz.

Applicants for this position should have NZ residency or a valid NZ work visa.