Front-end Software Developer

Effective as of 06/04/2020

Employer:  AgUnity Response Pty Ltd 

Work Type/s :  Full Time, Part Time  

Classification/s:  I.T. & Communication Technology  

Sector/s:  Business/Private 

Location:  Remote 

Salary:  Negotiated (+ESOP) 

Job posted on:  6th April 2020 

Applications close:  40 days from posting 



About Us 

AgUnity Response is an Australian-based start-up with industry-leading professionals assembling into an agile response tactical team to rapidly prototype and deploy an MVP for immediate trials into the field as part of a local and global COVID-19 mitigation strategy. 

AR is a subsidiary of AgUnity, an award-winning tech startup founded in 2016 and working to change the lives of the 1-billion-plus low-income farmers worldwide. AgUnity enables these farmers to lift themselves out of poverty with a mobile and blockchain platform that improves communication, trust, and efficiency of food supply chains.


We are building our team and we’re looking for highly skilled and enthusiastic people to join the organisation. We have an awesome vision, glorious mission, established track-record, clear a solve-the-problem plan. 


About You 

You are an experienced industry professional with a talent for making software look and feel incredible. You have been in high-performance roles before and thrive in the face of adversity. You have an agile mindset with a strong focus on delivering rapid prototypes and following an iterative development process. You are genuinely passionate about software and enjoy working within a collaborative team. 

Skills & Experience 

  • Strong ownership ethic 

  • Experience working within a DevOps culture  

  • Understanding and knowledge of JavaScript 

  • Experience with web front end technologies – HTML 5, CSS 

  • Strong experience and desire to work with agile development methodology 

  • Strong knowledge of working with web APIs, including both request and streaming variants 

  • Strong experience delivering public facing web and mobile applications 

  • Knowledge of at least one of the following - Node.js, Angular, React.JS 

  • Knowledge of Reactive app design 

  • Excellent communication skills, both written and verbal  

  • Proven problems solving and analytical skills  

  • Passionate about emerging technologies  

  • Strong level of curiosity  

  • Bachelor's degree (or higher) in a technical field (information systems, computer science, engineering, statistics, mathematics, science etc)  

  • Database proficiency, including traditional SQL & Document Databases, preferred but not necessary 

  • Experience with Azure/other cloud platforms, preferred but not necessary 



AgUnity is building a team of passionate people who care about making a difference; who are open to new ways of thinking; and who are creative, hard-working, and resilient. 

In this role you’ll be provided with the opportunity to lead, learn and evolve as part of a growing and diverse organisation. 


Joining a team with a mission to use technology to mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 in both developed and emerging nations.  

Opportunity to become a founding team member and direct owner of a high-growth company. 

Working with a hugely diverse international team with an experience mix including agriculture, investment banking, international development, programming, finance, marketing and more. 

Be part of a fun, new, challenging, rewarding and life-saving initiative. 

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