Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Christchurch, New Zealand
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-2008-189935
Salary: NZD80000 per annum
The Organisation

Our client, centred with deep roots in the ICT and Education sector is looking for a Senior Systems Engineer who is technically minded and has a focus on providing the best service to their clients. This organisation is leading the way for their industry focussed on their goal to improve, foster and develop a culture of learning with technology.

The Role

The position is suited for the expert IT generalist. Someone who can do it all, from technical support services to project work, with occasional leadership obligations. You are delivering solutions to the education sector so having the ability to communicate in non-technical terms is a must. In any given day you might be:
  • Migrating servers and services to the most up to date version
  • Working heavily with Microsoft Office 365
  • Setting up VMware/HyperV clusters and SAN storage
  • Setting up firewalls
  • Implementing wireless networks
  • Security auditing and hardening
The Requirements
  • Education sector experience
  • Past experience as a Systems Engineer
  • Understand Windows servers inside and out
  • Strong experience with networking and firewalls
  • Motivated to continually improve your technical skills
  • Customer centric approach to your work
  • High level of organisation and ability to work autonomously
  • Fantastic communication skills, including phone manner
  • Industry and Tertiary qualifications
  • NZ Full Drivers Licence
The Benefits
  • High level of autonomy and flexibility
  • Competitive salary
  • Fuel card and tools of the trade
  • Opportunities for development within the organisation
  • Culture filled with laughs and family feel

If you have the technical skills, education background and customer centric approach to work we are searching for. Please apply here with your resume and let us know why you are an exceptional fit.