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Careers

Foster Moore is a world leading technology firm with its roots firmly based in New Zealand. Specializing in the implementation of electronic registry solutions, we’ve made our mark both in NZ and around the world. Our team are viewed as experts in registry design, operation and development and our dedicated registry solution, Catalyst, is the product of over 20 years experience in building online, statutory registries.

At Foster Moore we recognize that our people are a huge part of our success. That’s why we believe in providing a stimulating work environment, encouraging our employees to develop their strengths, voice their ideas and reach their full potential. Our people really know their stuff, are passionate about what they do, and have fun doing it.

If you are interested in applying for a role, or know someone who may fit the bill, apply now with a covering letter and CV.
Please send all applications to careers@fostermoore.com

Open Vacancies

Business Consultant - Toronto

Business Consultant - Toronto

We have a rare opportunity for a Business Analyst to join our team in Toronto!

In this role you’ll act as the pivot or intermediary between Foster Moore and our customers to ensure that our product Catalyst’s features are well understood, and solutions for business/user requirements are well documented and delivered by the product.

You’ll get the opportunity to take on board a range of tasks that will enable you to grow your career – Business Systems Analysis; Specification Review & Monitoring; Project Support; Application Support; and take on some Scrum Product Owner responsibilities in accordance with Agile methodology.

We’re looking for people with the following:

– At least 4 years’ experience in an Information Technology Business;
– A post-secondary degree in Computer Science, Engineering or other appropriate
discipline;
– A sound technical knowledge of programming, system design, IT infrastructure
and database concepts;
– Ability to analyse, isolate and interpret business needs and develop
appropriate technical solutions;
– Stakeholder management;
– MS Office Suite knowledge
– Familiar with IT Hardware troubleshooting;
– Customer Service experience – preferably in a Service Desk or similar role;
– Familiar with Helpdesk ticketing software;
– System Monitoring experience;
– Familiar with software testing/development;
– Experience in JIRA or Trello preferred;
– Excellent communicator – verbally and written; and
– Adaptable & Flexible.

Please note, you must currently hold the legal right to live and work in Canada in order to be considered for this role.

If you think you’re the right fit for this role, please send your Resume and Cover Letter to careers-fmc@fostermoore.com

Application close December 9, 2019.

Test Analyst - Relocate to Brisbane from NZ

Are you an experienced Software Tester looking to take on your next challenge? Does the thought of working on exciting projects for a global software company appeal to you? Look no further, because here at Foster Moore we are looking for a seasoned Test Analyst to join us for the first time in Brisbane, Australia!

We are about to go through an exciting phase of setting up a team in Brisbane where you will work at our key client’s site on a critical project that will no doubt enhance your career.

To help get you fully up to speed on our product, our culture and our expertise, you’d be based in our Auckland Head Office for the first three months. After the initial training period, you’d be based out of our client’s premises in Brisbane – working alongside the client and our team to deliver Registry Solutions.

In this role you will be testing Foster Moore’s software applications prior to their release to ensure the developed application meets specifications. You will also ensure that defects/issues found are accurately logged, tracked, and resolved. You’ll get an opportunity to work across all areas of testing- Test Planning; Test Execution; Test Management; and Service Portfolio Development

We’re looking for people with the following:

Essential:
– At least 5 years’ experience in testing roles.
– Experienced in functional testing across different test levels: component,
integration, system and acceptance.
– Exposure working in an agile environment.
– Experience in UI automation testing.
– Experience across all activities in a testing process including test planning,
analysis and design, implementation and execution as well as evaluation exit
criteria and reporting.
– The ability to read and understand formal technical specifications, and to
recognise faults and ambiguities within.
– An ability to think about issues abstractly, and from multiple points of view.
– Excellent problem-solving ability and attention to detail.
– Competence in concisely explaining problems, both verbally and in a written
format.
– Good oral and written communication skills.
– Flexible and adaptable.

Desired:
– Product/COTS experience.
– Previous experience in a business analysis or development role.
– Experience working with JIRA.
– Experience in API automation testing.
– ISTQB Certification.
– Capable of motivating and energizing others and relationship building.
– Knowledge on Continuous integration tools.
– Exposure setting up and maintaining an automation test framework.
– Exposure working in high paced environment supporting multiple priorities and
deliverables.

The ideal candidate must be willing to relocate to Brisbane, or already be based in Brisbane as per the potential project requirements, therefore you must hold the legal right to live and work in Australia and New Zealand in order to be considered for this role. If successful, you will also be required to pass our background screening checks.

If you think you’re the right fit for this role, please send your Resume and Cover Letter to careers@fostermoore.com

Application close November 25, 2019.

Test Analyst - Relocate to Brisbane from NZ
Test Analyst - Brisbane (Come to NZ for your training)

Test Analyst - Brisbane (Come to NZ for your training)

Are you an experienced Software Tester looking to take on your next challenge? Does the thought of working on exciting projects for a global software company appeal to you? Look no further, because here at Foster Moore we are looking for a seasoned Test Analyst to join us for the first time in Brisbane, Australia!

We are about to go through an exciting phase of setting up a team in Brisbane where you will work at our client’s site on a critical project that will no doubt enhance your career. To help get you fully up to speed on our product, our culture and our expertise, you’d be based in our Auckland Head Office for the first three months. After the initial training period, you’d be based out of our client’s premises in Brisbane – working alongside the client and our team to deliver Registry Solutions.

In this role you will be testing Foster Moore’s software applications prior to their release to ensure the developed application meets specifications. You will also ensure that defects/issues found are accurately logged, tracked, and resolved. You’ll get an opportunity to work across all areas of testing- Test Planning; Test Execution; Test Management; and Service Portfolio Development

We’re looking for people with the following:

Essential:
– At least 5 years’ experience in testing roles.
– Experienced in functional testing across different test levels: component,
integration, system and acceptance.
– Exposure working in an agile environment.
– Experience in UI automation testing.
– Experience across all activities in a testing process including test planning,
analysis and design, implementation and execution as well as evaluation exit
criteria and reporting.
– The ability to read and understand formal technical specifications, and to
recognise faults and ambiguities within.
– An ability to think about issues abstractly, and from multiple points of view.
– Excellent problem-solving ability and attention to detail.
– Competence in concisely explaining problems, both verbally and in a written
format.
– Good oral and written communication skills.
– Flexible and adaptable.

Desired:
– Product/COTS experience.
– Previous experience in a business analysis or development role.
– Experience working with JIRA.
– Experience in API automation testing.
– ISTQB Certification.
– Capable of motivating and energizing others and relationship building.
– Knowledge on Continuous integration tools.
– Exposure setting up and maintaining an automation test framework.
– Exposure working in high paced environment supporting multiple priorities and
deliverables.

The ideal candidate must be willing to relocate to Brisbane, or already be based in Brisbane as per the potential project requirements, therefore you must hold the legal right to live and work in Australia and New Zealand in order to be considered for this role. If successful, you will also be required to pass our background screening checks.

If you think you’re the right fit for this role, please send your Resume and Cover Letter to careers@fostermoore.com

Application close November 25, 2019.

Software Configuration Developer - Brisbane (Come to NZ for your training)

Are you an experienced Software Developer looking to take on your next challenge? Does the thought of working on exciting projects for a global software company appeal to you? Look no further, because here at Foster Moore we are looking for a seasoned Software Configuration Developer to join us for the first time in Brisbane, Australia!

We are about to go through an exciting phase of setting up a team in Brisbane where you will work at our client’s site on a critical project that will no doubt enhance your career. To help get you fully up to speed on our product, our culture and our expertise, you’d be based in our Auckland Head Office for the first three months. After the initial training period, you’d be based out of our client’s premises in Brisbane – working alongside the client and our team to deliver Registry Solutions.

In this role you will work in an agile project team to deliver quality product installations for our Client. You’ll perform as a developer within the SDLC by configuring the product for the client primarily using XML and Groovy. As you will be co-located on our client’s site, your professionalism and communication skills will need to be excellent. Every day you’ll be interacting with a wide variety of people including clients, business analysts, developers, testers and project managers to problem solve and configure registry applications as outlined in technical design and functional specification documents.

We’re looking for people with the following:

– At least 4 years’ experience in an Information
Technology Business.
– A tertiary degree in computer science, engineering
or other appropriate disciplines.
– Analytical problem-solving skills and attention to
detail.
– Experience working within an agile framework (such
as Scrum) with teams of business analysts, testers
and developers working iteratively across the full
software development lifecycle (SDLC).
– Solid understanding of programming languages such
as Java, Groovy, C# or PHP.
– Good experience with web application development
and knowledge of application servers or containers
(JBoss, Websphere, Jetty, Tomcat or IIS).
– Interest in and exposure to web technologies in an
enterprise environment (XML, HTML, JavaScript,
Vue.js, JSON, CSS).
– Experience with web service implementations – REST
and/or SOAP.
– Good working knowledge of at least one database
(Postgres, Oracle, SQLServer) and solid SQL skills
but also interest or experience in document
databases (e.g. MongoDB).
– Exposure to several of the following ideal:
– Elastic search, Velocity templates,
– Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium, JavaScript, Less/CSS,
Vue.js, React, Jenkins, Pipeline, AWS, Docker.
– Relevant experience with all aspects of the SDLC
including source control, unit and integration
testing, continuous integration/delivery concepts
and defect tracking software (e.g. JIRA, TFS,
Bugzilla, etc).
– Good communication skills – written and verbal.
– Fast learner – quick at picking up new concepts.
– Flexible and adaptable.

The ideal candidate must be willing to relocate to Brisbane, or already be based in Brisbane as per the potential project requirements, therefore you must hold the legal right to live and work in Australia and New Zealand in order to be considered for this role. If successful, you will also be required to pass our background screening checks.

If you think you’re the right fit for this role, please send your Resume and Cover Letter to careers@fostermoore.com

Application close November 25, 2019.

Software Configuration Developer - Brisbane (Come to NZ for your training)
Junior Software Configuration Developer - Auckland

Junior Software Configuration Developer - Auckland

We have an exciting opportunity for a Junior Software Configuration Developer to join our team in Auckland!

At the heart of helping us achieve our vision are our Software Configuration Developers. This role is a mix of software development and product configuration where you are working in small, Agile project teams to deliver high quality implementations across the globe. Through this role you will be able to expand on your software development and testing experience whilst also getting to work specifically with our own in-house product – Catalyst.

In this role, you’ll perform as a developer within the SDLC by configuring the product for clients primarily using XML and Groovy. Interact with a wide variety of people and roles including clients, business analysts, developers, testers and project managers to configure and maintain registry applications as outlined in technical design and functional specification documents.

You must also be willing to move within the organisation and work across different projects so having a flexible approach and mindset is key in this role!

We’re looking for people with the following:

– At least 2 years’ experience in an Information Technology Business.
– A tertiary qualification in Computer Science, Engineering or other appropriate
disciplines.
– Experience working within an agile framework (such as Scrum) with teams of
business analysts, Good experience with web application development and
knowledge of application servers or containers (JBoss, WebSphere, Jetty, Tomcat
or IIS).
– Keen interest in web technologies (e.g. XML, HTML, Javascript, JSON, CSS).
– Experience with web service implementations – REST and/or SOAP.
– Good working knowledge of at least one database (Postgres, Oracle, SQLServer)
and solid SQL skills but also interest or experience in document databases
(e.g. MongoDB).
– Exposure to one or more of the following ideal: Elastic search, Velocity
templates, Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium, Javascript, CSS, Less, Jenkins,
Pipeline, AWS, Docker.
– Relevant experience with all aspects of the SDLC including source control, unit
and integration testing, continuous integration/delivery concepts and defect –
tracking software (e.g. JIRA, TFS, Bugzilla, etc).
– Good communication skills – written and verbal.
– Flexible and adaptable.

Please note, you must currently hold the legal right to live and work in New Zealand in order to be considered for this role.

If you think you’re the right fit for this role, please send your Resume and Cover Letter to careers@fostermoore.com

Application close December 15, 2019.

Software Configuration Developer - Relocate to Brisbane from NZ

Are you an experienced Software Developer looking to take on your next challenge? Does the thought of working on exciting projects for a global software company appeal to you? Look no further because here at Foster Moore we are looking for a seasoned Software Configuration Developer to join us for the first time in Brisbane, Australia!

We are about to go through an exciting phase of setting up a team in Brisbane where you will work at our key client’s site on a critical project that will no doubt enhance your career.

To help get you fully up to speed on our product, our culture and our expertise, you’d be based in our Auckland Head Office for the first three months. After the initial training period, you’d be based out of our client’s premises in Brisbane – working alongside the client and our team to deliver Registry Solutions.

We’re looking for people with the following:

– At least 4 years’ experience in an Information
Technology Business.
– A tertiary degree in computer science, engineering
or other appropriate disciplines.
– Analytical problem-solving skills and attention to
detail.
– Experience working within an agile framework (such
as Scrum) with teams of business analysts, testers
and developers working iteratively across the full
software development lifecycle (SDLC).
– Solid understanding of programming languages such
as Java, Groovy, C# or PHP.
– Good experience with web application development
and knowledge of application servers or containers
(JBoss, Websphere, Jetty, Tomcat or IIS).
– Interest in and exposure to web technologies in an
enterprise environment (XML, HTML, JavaScript,
Vue.js, JSON, CSS).
– Experience with web service implementations – REST
and/or SOAP.
– Good working knowledge of at least one database
(Postgres, Oracle, SQLServer) and solid SQL skills
but also interest or experience in document
databases (e.g. MongoDB).
– Exposure to several of the following ideal:
– Elastic search, Velocity templates,
– Gherkin/Cucumber, Selenium, JavaScript, Less/CSS,
Vue.js, React, Jenkins, Pipeline, AWS, Docker.
– Relevant experience with all aspects of the SDLC
including source control, unit and integration
testing, continuous integration/delivery concepts
and defect tracking software (e.g. JIRA, TFS,
Bugzilla, etc).
– Good communication skills – written and verbal.
– Fast learner – quick at picking up new concepts.
– Flexible and adaptable.

The ideal candidate must be willing to relocate to Brisbane, or already be based in Brisbane as per the potential project requirements, therefore you must hold the legal right to live and work in Australia and New Zealand in order to be considered for this role. If successful, you will also be required to pass our background screening checks.

If you think you’re the right fit for this role, please send your Resume and Cover Letter to careers@fostermoore.com

Application close November 25, 2019.

Software Configuration Developer - Relocate to Brisbane from NZ
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