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Senior Systems / Cloud Engineer



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  • Senior role, modern techs and mentoring
  • Growing IT team, looking for only the best
  • People and Tech skills required in equal measure
What’s in it for me?
This role will see you joining an progressive, community focussed organisation that genuinely cares about its people and its culture. Here you will take responsibility for the implementation, capacity, performance, operation, and technical innovation of all IT Infrastructure and Cloud (SaaS) applications.

Reporting to the IT Manager, you will be the Senior within the team, so as well as your technical input you will take under your wing a junior and an intermediate colleague who you will lead and mentor with patience and kindness.

What would I be doing?
Technically you will participate in the continuous improvement of infrastructure and the configuration of applications, middleware and security frameworks. Other responsibilities include, assisting in the management of services supplied by vendors, providing technical resource/assistance with project solutions and integration, and testing new platforms and services, including assistance in design and testing of platform related matters including integrations.

What do I need?
To be successful in this role you will be able to demonstrate the following:
  • Proven experience participating in the effective deployment and management of software systems, applications, and related products
  • Proven experience with systems capacity planning and Cyber security principles
  • Knowledge of applicable data privacy practices and laws
  • Understanding of relational and non relational databases
  • Multi tier architectures: load balancers (F5, Cloudflare), web servers, application servers, databases (SQL Server, Postgres, Oracle), networking (Juniper, AWS)
Specific requirements include:
  • Tertiary qualification in I.T; or other related discipline or equivalent experience
  • At least 5 years senior level experience in Systems / Cloud engineering
  • Experience with AWS/Azure, API management and cloud-based authentication
  • Proven experience in deployment and management of software systems
  • Knowledge of Linux and Docker
  • Scripting and automation skills (Python, Powershell)
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills

What do I do now?
  • Apply using the Apply button on this page

Who are we?
Sourced is a specialist IT Recruitment Agency primarily focused on permanent & contract positions within the Christchurch IT market.

Jobseekers come back to us time after time as we look out for them and provide sound, unbiased guidance throughout their careers. Our clients keep coming back because we do what we say we’ll do, working to genuinely understand their business, their culture and their unique dynamic. Keep up to date with all that is happening in your local IT and Technology market by registering with us now at

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