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Looking for work in Palmerston North? Many local companies are looking for talented software engineers and tech staff, especially at intermediate or senior level. Companies are tagged Currently Hiring if we know they want to employ someone soon, or we have seen a job ad for them in the last month or so.

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Senior Security Engineer: Advantage

The Senior Security Engineer is tasked with designing, building and managing security technology, tooling and solutions to protect Advantage and our customers from the ever-growing range of cyber threats and risks. You will be joining an established Security Team comprising of highly qualified and experienced engineers, analysts and consultants based in Palmerston North and Auckland. The Team do meaningful work, working with our clients to improve their security posture and keeping their businesses and data safe. We have a pipeline of exciting projects including new deployments, and product and service developments. To be successful, you will have a passion for all aspects of security, with the ability to stay on top of current events and trends and relay these to New Zealand organisations. In addition, you will have the following skills/experience: • Understanding of security frameworks and best practices • Server, desktop, network and hardware experience • Administration and installation of Microsoft/Linux server operating systems and applications (such as AD, Exchange and SQL) • Understanding and management of networking protocols and services including WAN, LAN, Wireless, TCP/IP, DHCP, switching, routing, WINS, DNS and SNMP. • Working knowledge of cloud models such as IaaS, PaaS and SaaS • Security software knowledge including Endpoint AV, SIEM, WAFs, Firewalls and NDR platforms • Scripting knowledge to automate and integrate the execution of tasks

Senior Systems Engineer: Advantage

The purpose of this role is to provide a high standard of remote, onsite, telephone and email support to clients, by providing service excellence in every engagement and acting as the escalation point for the level 1 & 2 support team. You will be responsible for solving complex business wide IT networking and infrastructure issues for our 1500 plus user portfolio. In addition, we have a large pipeline of project work which you will work with clients to scope, deliver and manage. We expect all senior engineers to be involved in a degree of pre-sales work and be actively involved in the development of roadmaps for your your assigned customers to assist them on their technology journey. Skills and attributes (desired) A love of (and ability to) solve problems & challenges A deep desire to deliver an amazing Client Experience Great time management and documentation skills The ability to keep up with & adapt to the fast-paced IT world Great listening and communications skills, with the ability to speak both geek and human 4 years' + experience in providing ICT engineering support and project delivery services to SMB/Corporate organisations at a Tier 3 technical level An understanding of support tools, techniques and how technology is used to provide services Proven experience with server and desktop equipment, operating systems, business applications, and printing systems Sound WAN and LAN networking and general IT infrastructure knowledge ...

Technical Support: Focal Point Cinema

We are looking for a detailed focussed manager, with accuracy and ability to self manage to meet critical weekly deadlines. Good communication skills for company wide correspondence and ability to stay calm under pressure is vital. Ideal backgrounds would be in information technology, computer science or electronics. A love for technology and how cinemas run in the background would be a bonus along with a good understanding of basic business principles. You will be an integral part of the management team dedicated to striving for a seamless customer experience. Duties include: Digital film content management and scheduling Completing daily reporting requirements for film distributors Updating Point of Sale Systems Updating the website weekly Provide on call support for all locations Managing and maintaining the IT systems within each location

IT Admin: Hireways

We are seeking a proactive Systems/IT Specialist to join our team and ensure that we are utilizing our systems to their full potential. As a Systems/IT generalist, you will provide daily IT support and work with our IT specialists as a first point of contact. You will lead our ERP and other systems, which will include team training, ensuring adherence to company processes, and completing database maintenance. This role is ideal for an individual with a comprehensive knowledge of computer systems, basic networking skills, and the ability to troubleshoot technical issues and implement solutions quickly. Requirements: Experience working with IT in a network environment Ability to prioritize work and meet tight deadlines General knowledge of computer troubleshooting Practical knowledge of SQL, Excel, and Document Management Systems Previous experience with system/database maintenance Ability to thrive in a fast-paced workplace where change is constant

CIO: Massey University

We are seeking an inspiring, innovative, and commercially focused people and business leader to join us in the role of Chief Information Officer (CIO), to further develop and deliver on our IT strategy and capabilities. Reporting to the Deputy Vice-Chancellor University Services, the CIO will provide leadership and strategic direction to a diverse portfolio of IT-related service areas, with 5 direct reports and around 150 staff. As the successful candidate, you will: have a minimum of 15 years related operational experience, with at least 10 years in management and leadership roles have appropriate tertiary and technical qualifications e.g. Master’s degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, Business Administration or related field be a curious and big picture thinker with a demonstrated understanding of technology-driven changes affecting the education sector in New Zealand and the world, have an ability to understand and exploit new digital business solutions to create a competitive edge for our organisation be an innovative and inspirational leader - one who can demonstrate their ability to lead and develop high performing teams of technical professionals and create an environment that supports professional growth and personal development be experienced in building mana-enhancing high-performing, customer centric, collaborative teams have excellent communication and relationship management skills; be able to communicate complex technical issues to a wide audience...

IT Administrator: Social Psychology Journal

Part-time IT Administrator to support our IT Manager, and other members of the team, to deliver IT tasks and duties. The IT Administrator will report directly to the IT Manager, who will establish the priority of work tasks through Microsoft Teams/Planner. Core tasks Managing subscription renewals Maintaining the subscription database Liaising with subscription agencies Updating subscriber’s information Maintaining the author database Monitoring the SBP Wikipedia page Assisting the Editor-in Chief with technology (computer/phone) issues onsite as necessary Assisting team members with technology – e.g., via personal visits or TeamViewer Adding static pages to the website Updating journal article access status Setting up and distributing monthly newsletters

Field Service Tech: NZ Defence Force

As one of our multi-talented Field Service Technicians, you will join a team providing front line technology hub and spoke services to customers at Linton Military Camp, on a day-to-day basis. Using best practice incident and problem management processes to provide Level 1 and Level 2 support, you will also be responsible for coordinating with service providers to achieve resolution. If this sounds like you then please make sure you highlight the following experience in your application: Customer service skills and experience – including strong interpersonal skills; Practical computer troubleshooting skills - 1st level and some 2nd level network problems; Excellent analytical skills and problem-solving abilities; WAN/LAN competency; Practical Server knowledge; Strong understanding of Windows OS; Experience supporting Office 365 users; IT skills in desktop hardware and network environments; Ability to work independently and be results oriented, as well as able to work to a flexible schedule; Knowledge of and experience with CITRIX; and Knowledge of and experience with Microsoft Azure.

Java Software Developer: Trio Technology

If you're sick of delivering updates and support patches week after week, we have a role for you. We're rebuilding and re-engineering the project stack in Java and need experienced developers to join our team here in Palmerston North working on this large application for our very large Australian client. Contact Nick to find out more...

Manager IT, Security and Business: Waka Kotahi NZTA

Be a trusted advisor and 2IC to our CISO as a Manager ITSBM. Work in future focused technology environment The Manager, Information Technology Security and Business (ITSB) will support the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) in continuous improvement of the security function, ensuring alignment with the Digital Strategy, operating and Waka Kotahi strategic direction. This role is critical in connecting, enabling, and facilitating across the team, the Digital Group, across Waka Kotahi and our external stakeholders. This is both a strategic and operational role working 'on the business' in collaboration with technically expert colleagues who are working 'in the business'. In this People Leader role, you will act as 2IC to the Chief Information and Security Officer and a critical connecting member of the Security Leadership Team. You will lead the Security Team "on-the-business" initiatives, lead the Security Leadership Team in succession planning and build resilience in their teams and lead the business improvement and functional planning for Security, supported by Enterprise change team.

IT Technical Consultant: Advantage

We are seeking a Technical Consultant who will be responsible for MSP Business building strong long-term client relationships by providing technology guidance that aligns with the client’s business strategy and their overall business processes. The Technical Consultant will will be responsible for IT strategy development, IT solutions discovery, service management, risk management and relationship management. Technical Consultant (MSP) Requirements: 3+ years working in a similar role for a Managed Service Provider Hands on technical background preferred Must be familiar with technologies such as O365, Azure, Active Directory, Cisco, Windows Servers Recommending new technologies and hardware and software solutions to clients. Proven customer service and problem-solving skills, working directly with clients. You are great with process and receptive to new ideas and new ways of doing work. You are service-oriented and collaborative with the ability to develop and build strong relationships. You are comfortable working with C-suite executives in a consultative fashion

Senior Full Stack Developer (PHP, JS, MySQL): insource

You’ll be working all the way from front-end to back-end architecture. You’ll be a team player with a keen eye for detail and problem-solving skills who is accountable for their work and proud of their output. This role has come into existence thanks to our growing and proven success in the legal industry. We are now ready to take on a new industry with enormous global potential and expand beyond Australia and New Zealand. You have seen the global rise of disruptive companies like Xero - don't miss your opportunity to be part of the Insource success story! The ideal applicant for this role loves the PHP and JS ecosystems and is looking to gain more experience specialising in Laravel and ReactJS, is passionate about data and analytics, and has a willingness to learn, and teach, in a remote team environment. Requirements 5+ years of commercial experience in full stack development using PHP, HTML, CSS, JS, MySQL. Experience with front-end technologies such as HTML, CSS, and JS. Experience with git. The applicant must have a demonstrable track record in the development of web applications.

Business Analyst: Toyota

Some of your responsibilities will include: Analysing and consolidating information to develop business requirements that support the achievement of business objectives Working closely with the business as a key point of contact for gathering and documenting customer requirements Developing sound business success metrics for project work Creating specification documents, epics and user stories to document the requirements Working with various teams within Toyota New Zealand (testing, infrastructure, application support) to produce the best quality outcome and a successful delivery We pride ourselves on our people so to be successful in the role you will need: Previous experience as a Business Analyst Strong relationship management and customer service experience Strong analytical and problem-solving skills Strong process mapping and definition skills Experience in working as part of an Agile (Scrum) team Demonstrated ability to deal with high levels of complexity

IT Manager: Higgins

This position at a high level has been created to broadly drive improvements in the direction and performance of IT functions across the HFH Ltd group of businesses. In this role you will be overseeing the management of network, servers and system infrastructure as well as managing vendors and key relationships. This is a highly strategic role where you will bring your wealth of knowledge to shape the future of the IT function in line with the current needs and growth objectives of the Group. This is not your usual IT Manager position; you will have massive scope to influence, learn and grow through your involvement with new projects and wider business initiatives. Project management experience is required along with budget and costing knowledge. ABOUT YOU: · 5+ years infrastructure management experience · Microsoft suite experience (Office 365, Windows, Excel etc) · MYOB suite experience · Project management experience · Experience with cloud-based servers · Budget, costings, and purchase knowledge · Amazing personality and a natural people person · Naturally curious with an attitude where you want to develop your skills · Security savvy · Full driving licence no restrictions

Data Engineer: Think Hauora

In this role, you will be responsible for designing, developing, and maintaining data infrastructure that supports data-driven decision making in Primary Health Care. You will be working with a team of professionals committed to making a difference in the lives of patients and improving the quality of care with a focus on equitable outcomes. Responsibilities: Design, build and maintain scalable and reliable data pipelines for data extraction, transformation and loading (ETL) from various sources. Collaborate with stakeholders to understand the data needs and requirements of various projects. Develop and maintain data models and schemas to support efficient querying and analysis of the data. Design and implement data monitoring to ensure the health of the data infrastructure and proactively identify issues before they impact operations. Contribute to the continuous improvement of the data infrastructure and processes, including the adoption of new technologies and best practices. The Requirements: Bachelor's or higher degree in Computer Science, Information Systems, or a related field. 3+ years of experience in data engineering or related roles and experience with data warehouse ETL development, ideally with WhereScape RED. Proficiency in SQL and experience with relational databases, data modelling and schema design. Experience with distributed data processing frameworks Experience with Microsoft SQL Server and proficient in T-SQL. Strong problem-solving skills...

Systems Administrator: Massey University

This newly created role will be responsible for identifying, reviewing, and ensuring a strategic national approach to all software used by the Estates Group. As the business owner representative, you will play a key role in ensuring software is licensed effectively, fit for purpose, and well-supported. You will be working with a wide range of internal Estates staff, wider Massey ITS staff and building relationships with external software product providers. Reporting to the Team Leader Compliance and Systems you will act as intermediate first-level support for user problems and manage issues to resolution. You will also undertake software user training and develop reference materials to document and train processes, ensuring this knowledge is secured safety in house. The attributes you will bring include the following: A minimum of three years of professional experience in systems support Ability to work with and relate to people, and contribute to a positive team environment Excellent oral and written skills are essential to communicate with a wide range of stakeholders Working knowledge of asset management systems, CCTV, Access Control, and Building Management Systems Understanding of modern Virtual Machine environments and Microsoft server operating systems Ability to produce quality work at a high level both as an individual and as part of a team Willingness to pass a Criminal and Traffic Convictions (Security) Check performed by the Ministry of Justice

Development Manager: Objective

We are seeking motivated technical leaders or architects to join us as a Development Manager for our product, Objective Build. This project is poised to revolutionize the construction industry and offers a unique opportunity for experienced professionals to lead complex software development projects, deliver new products and features, and support existing customers. If you have a passion for software development, a proven track record of delivering high-quality results, and are ready for a new challenge, we'd love to hear from you! What your day will look like - Lead and motivate a team of 6-8 software engineers and QA analysts - Plan and deliver software development projects - Contribute to product strategy and make technical decisions - Improve Agile development processes and implement best practices - Collaborate with other departments to deliver customer solutions - Build relationships with local software development community and institutions to enhance company profile - Mentor team members, manage performance and create personal development plans What skills yo will need - Proven leadership skills - 5+ years experience in software development - Experience in leading teams delivering complex software projects - Ability to build creative and product-focused teams - Strong sense of ownership and drive - Knowledge of Agile methodologies (SCRUM, Kanban) - Analytical skills and ability to solve complex problems - Excellent communication and documentation skills