Job Hunting in the Midst of a Pandemic: A Look at the Digital and IT jobs available in Auckland, NZ

4 Aug 2020

2020 has turned the world upside down. We are currently facing a worldwide pandemic and it has taken a toll on us, many even losing their jobs. Chris Grosser of Tesla once said, “Opportunities don’t happen, you create them.” And during these trying times, this is exactly what we are aiming to do.

Any Jobs is here to help you find jobs in the Digital and Tech industries from the comforts of your home. We have several openings from different companies such as Datch, YoungShand and Fergus. and we’d like to share these opportunities with you.


Datch is a startup that created the Datch Assistant, a computer software that serves as an intelligent voice AI that is used in industrial environments such as mining and energy & manufacturing. They are currently looking for a full time Intermediate Software Engineer as well as a Senior Software Engineer for their office in Parnell, Auckland.

Datch Software Engineer Full Time NZ Job

Datch Software Engineer Full Time NZ Job

The Intermediate Software Engineer, Datch is looking for someone with 4-7 years of job experience in software engineering while the Senior Software Engineer must have 8-10 years of job experience. Both roles will be involved in the design of the Datch voice visual experience for their users at an architectural level and help in guiding the direction of the technical infrastructure of the company among other things.

Benefits and perks include Career Advancement, Cool Gadgets, Flexible Working Hours and Team Fun Activities


YoungShand is a New Zealand owned creative agency with prominent clients such as Nestle, Guinness and NZBLOOD among others. Their goal is to fuse creative thinking with digital, data and media tech to help build modern brands. They have their own in-house development and media tech team to help them reach this and are currently looking for a full-time Digital Strategist to join them.

Young Shand Marketing Strategist Full Time NZ Job

The Digital Strategist must have 4-7 years of experience in marketing, UI UX design and front end development. Their main role will be to make recommendations and suggestions on how to have a better user experience for their customers online as well as develop the web performance and digital optimisation roadmaps for YoungShand’s clients.

Benefits and perks include Career Advancement, Flexible Working Hours, Office Coffee, Professional Development, Sweet Office and Upskilling Support


Fergus is a tech company based in New Zealand that created a job management software that allows businesses to streamline work processes and even reduce paperwork. Currently, the Fergus team is looking for a Senior Software Engineer, a UX Designer and a Senior Front End Developer to join them on location at their Auckland office with the occasional work from home.

Fergus Senior Software Engineer Full Time NZ Job

The Senior Software Engineering job must have at least 5 years job experience in professional software development job with knowledge of at least two major programming languages such as PHP and JavaScript. This role involves constant collaboration with the UX team to deliver updates and improvements to the product.

For the UX Designer job with 4-7 years of experience in designing for responsive web design and mobile app designs, preferably with a degree in Human Computer Interaction, Design, Visual Design, Cognitive Science, and Computer Science. This role will entail creating the user-centric design solution for their core product for both their website and their mobile app at every stage of the product life-cycle.

Fergus is also looking for someone who is seeking a freelance Senior Front End Developer job for a 6 month contract with at least 5 years experience in front end development job. They will be in charge of managing design systems, developing a design system component library, as well as ensure consistency across mobile and website brand experience.

Fergus‘ benefits and perks include Company Paid Training, Friday Drinks, Fruits, Work From Home


Any Jobs is here to help jobseekers in New Zealand as we go through our current situation and help find the right options for them. Whether it be marketing, creative / design, or IT jobs, you might just find your new Stellar Opportunity with us.

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