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Senior Systems Engineer

Full-time

Hawera, New Zealand

Reference: 5250320

The South Taranaki District Council is seeking a proactive and motivated individual to fill this key position in the Information Technology Team. This is a permanent full-time 40 hour per week position based at the Administration Building in Hawera and will report to the Chief Information Officer.

The successful candidate will be responsible for the planning, design and operational maintenance of the organisation's ICT environment through the provision of technical support and advice to users across multiple locations, platforms and technologies.

The purpose of this role is to manage, monitor and report on all installed systems and infrastructure (on-site or elsewhere), to ensure systems and infrastructure availability. This role will also provide advice on proposed technologies, the integration of these, and any security risk, while ensuring effective security measures are in place. It will also manage and oversee the work of the Systems Engineer and the ICT ServiceDesk Officer.

Key accountabilities:

  • Provide a responsive service to all users of Council's information services infrastructure
  • Design, plan, prioritise and implement changes to Council's infrastructure and technology
  • Manage and direct projects as required
  • Manage, monitor and report on Council's infrastructure and technology
  • Create and maintain security systems, procedures and documentation

The South Taranaki District Council offers lots - great staff engagement, learning and development opportunities, social events and fantastic people, focused on achieving our common purpose of "Making our Communities Better".

If this role appeals to you, head over to our website www.southtaranaki.com where you can access the background information and job description for the role. If submitting an application, please ensure you provide a covering letter outlining your skills and experience for the role along with your most current CV.

Applications close at 4pm on Sunday 1 November 2020.


Applications Close: 01 Nov 2020