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Systems Engineer - Auckland or Wellington

NZ Defence Force
Job Category:
Defence, corrections & security
Wellington - Wellington
Wellington - Wairarapa
Job Type:
Ongoing - Full Time
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Job Description

Systems Engineer - Auckland or Wellington
*       Great career development opportunity
*       Challenging and unique role
*       Diverse and supportive team
This role is responsible for building, supporting, operating and maintaining platform solutions that conform to NZDF communication and information systems architecture in support of strategic outcomes. This is a busy and challenging position where flexibility and adaptability to meet changing demands quickly are key to the role. You will be part of a varied and supportive team who are proud of the support they provide to NZDF. 
As a new team member you will be coached and mentored by a senior engineer.
You will need to bring with you some good practical experience from within a similar ITC environment. Technology wise you have demonstrable skills in Microsoft technologies. (MS Office, Security Principles, Server), Microsoft Exchange (front end, AD Support), Citrix Technologies. (User and Application Management). You will be providing trouble shooting and diagnostics at 2nd and 3rd level support.

Communicating effectively is key in this role as you will be in contact with a diverse range of customers both civilian and military. Good problem solving is a strength of yours; you are happy to get stuck in and search for answers and use your initiative.

There is an on call component to this role which means for one week out of seven you will need to be available 24/07. This won't take effect until you a fully competent in being able to deliver the support needed to your customers. Not only is this a great opportunity to build on your existing experience but to stretch yourself as well.
Don't miss out!

Please quote NZDF-1709020 in all correspondence.

To view the Position Description and to Apply Online please use the links on this page. For further information, contact Greg Taylor on 04 496 0891, quoting NZDF-1709020.

Applications close at 5:00pm on Thursday 28 September 2017.

Please note: Applicants must be legally entitled to work in New Zealand (NZ) and be able to obtain and maintain the required level of NZ Government security clearance for the position applied for. The minimum citizenship and residency criteria for security clearances to be granted by the NZ Defence Force are as follows:

Higher level Security Clearance
  • most preferably a NZ citizen who has resided continuously in this country for the last 10 years, OR
  • is a citizen of, and/or has resided continuously in one or more of the following countries for the last 10 years: either Australia, Canada, NZ, UK or the USA; and has a background history that is verifiable and can be assessed as appropriate by the NZSIS towards a recommendation of suitability for a security clearance at a higher level.
If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.

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