Software Engineer

August 10, 2021

We are seeking an Intermediate to Senior Software Engineer to join our team.

Who we are: Eight360 is a Wellington-based VR startup that has developed a unique, world-leading immersive simulator platform called NOVA. We’re doing interesting things and pushing boundaries to make the future happen, and this means the workplace culture is exciting, dynamic, and fast-moving. 


What you’ll do: Your role is to design, develop, and support software for NOVA platform operation within the Eight360 software development team. 


Key tasks: 

  • Design and develop new NOVA Platform software.
  • Maintain and extend existing NOVA software.
  • Work alongside other software, mechanical and electrical engineers.

Relevant Skills and Experience: 

  • Excellent problem-solving and debugging skills.
  • Communication & documentation skills.
  • Participation in project and team leadership, including mentoring, recruiting, training of junior and intermediate developers.
  • Proficient in modern C++14 / C++17 software development.
  • Proficient in embedded C development.
  • Proficient in Python 3 - including Flask application - development.
  • IT experience including server deployment, network design, implementation and troubleshooting.
  • Extensive DevOps experience.
  • Experience with testing, TDD and automated test environments.
  • Experience with the embedded Linux ecosystem.
  • Can leverage open-source and proprietary software to achieve goals.
  • Some experience with VR content design and implementation.
  • Experience with physics and mathematical modelling.
  • Experience with WebUI technologies.
  • Experience with Unity or Unreal game engines.

Where: Our office and workshop is based in Petone, Wellington. Most of our work is conducted here. You may be occasionally required to travel and work offsite. 

This is a unique and exciting opportunity for someone who wants to join a small team and have an active part in creating something amazing.


Express your interest via email (preferably with CV and cover letter)jobs@eight360.com