Lead Full Stack Developer

Rotor Studios

We’re looking for a Lead Full Stack Developer (Python + Node.js + Linux) to lead our Web team on a diverse range of projects. You’ll have experience in building and deploying web apps / services and are passionate about solving complex problems. 

An experienced team lead / manager, you also enjoy being surrounded by talented developers, learning from others as well as contributing to their development.


  • A people person: you get your kicks from leading and mentoring 
  • A team player: you love collaborating and want to teach, as well as be taught, by others
  • A problem solver: you not only think about the bigger picture, but are a pro at connecting the dots
  • A doer and go-getter: you don’t wait to be asked to get things done and you love working in a fast paced and dynamic environment
  • An excellent communicator: you excel at explaining technical processes concisely (even to non-technical people) and work well with cross-functional internal teams


  • Lead the Web team both technically and through hands on people management
  • Work as a pivotal member of the Web team to improve existing APIs and web services
  • Assist the Web team leader in identifying and resolving improvements to processes, workflow and pipelines
  • Collaborate with the Realtime development team to deliver world-class WebGL and real-time rendered applications


  • Python, NodeJS & Javascript
  • Linux Bash
  • CI/CD (Jenkins)
  • Git
  • SQL
  • NoSQL


  • A tertiary qualification in computer science
  • AWS certification
  • Experience with AWS
  • Experience with React/Webpack
  • Experience working with Jira
  • Experience working with Perforce


  • Flexible working hours = a great work / life balance
  • Fresh fruit and other snacks EVERY DAY
  • Super friendly and always approachable management team
  • Beer / cider / wine o’clock on Friday afternoons
  • Team lunches / dinners
  • Education and training so you’re constantly learning
  • Company wide event nights - bowling & karaoke are favs!

Rotor Studios is proud to be an equal opportunity workplace dedicated to pursuing and hiring a diverse workforce.

Please note, unfortunately due to the high volume of applicants we are not accepting phone calls about this role.

A note to recruitment agencies - we have this role covered; there is no need to get in touch. We do not accept unsolicited agency resumes and we are not responsible for any fees related to unsolicited resumes. Thanks!

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