Bluelab unlocks the potential in plants and equips growers worldwide with plant-growing technologies.


As we grow, we will need more experts in:

  • Data science and analysis
  • Software development
  • Hardware development

Bluelab equips growers with plant-growing technologies to advance the food revolution and feed our growing global population.

“We provide plant technologies to equip growers all over the world. Our technology supports their decision-making, speeds up operations and provides more insight into plant health. Essentially, we work with growers to turn their craft into an art form.” ~ Greg Jarvis, Bluelab CEO

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Greg Jarvis | Bluelab


“As the world moves to a more plant-based economy, Bluelab is well positioned to assist with this transition. I see us having an important part to play in changing the way the world grows food. As we grow we will need more developers and data scientists to help us fulfill our potential. There is high demand and low supply for experienced tech talent across New Zealand.”

At a glance

At Bluelab we develop technology to equip growers worldwide with the freedom to pioneer in the plant-age.

  • 62 + staff globally, 46 in New Zealand
  • Head Office: Tauranga, New Zealand
  • US Office: Greater LA
  • EU Office: Rotterdam
  • 99% of product sales are exported
  • NZ Hydroponics International became Bluelab in 2004
  • 30+ years of business history

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Our People | Our Stories

Senior Software Engineer Shares

Senior Software Engineer Shares His Story of Moving to Tauranga, New Zealand | Daniel Oosthuizen

Daniel Oosthuizen grew up in White River, in a small town Mpumalanga, South Africa.  As a senior software developer he was based in Johannseburg for most of his working life but could have lived and worked from anywhere. He sometimes dreamed of nomadic life. But it wasn’t until his wife Gillian felt ready to leave…

Jono Jones

Jono Jones, Bluelab’s Head of Innovation Shares his London to Tauranga Tale

Jono Jones is a central player in Tauranga’s design thinking community. Born in Staffordshire, UK, Jono arrived in Tauranga in 2011 for a three-month work exchange program with a local company, Locus Research. Lured by the surprisingly innovative design community and the unbelievable seaside lifestyle, Jono’s three months turned into seven years. Jono has since…

A global food & healthcare revolution is underway

* More crops are being grown under cover. * Plant-based diets on the rise. * Plant derivatives are replacing textiles, plastics and chemicals. Join us as we develop innovative technology to equip growers to grow a sustainable future for all.


Want to help us advance the plant-based economy and food revolution?


We’d love to hear from experienced technology professionals with expertise in data science, artificial intelligence and machine learning who interested in working for PlantTech. Returning Kiwi expats, immigrants and New Zealand locals are all welcome to get in contact.


JO PERRY Executive Advisor & HR E. P. + 64 (0)7 578 0849

Sector Spotlight


“Our aspiration is for New Zealand’s agritech sector to be a global leader in science, technology and innovation, delivering commercial outcomes for the global primary sector.”

~ Peter Wren-Hamilton | Agritech NZ