The Gateways team monitors, manages and continually improves the systems and technology used to securely interconnect security environments, including cross-domain, both domestically and internationally. This team works closely with Networks and other product teams to deliver a modern IT solution to the NZDF.
As an Engineer, you will be responsible for monitoring Gateway systems as well as providing support for incidents, problems and changes. You will have key involvement in the development of new products and product enhancements as part of a DevOps team. You will work, from time to time, with other product teams to ensure that mutually beneficial goals are achieved.
Knowledge of,exposure to or a desire to learn the following:
Who we are
CIS Branch provides the core information and communication services that underpin New Zealand Defence operations. We are entrusted to deliver and support the Defence technology that helps keep New Zealanders safe.
Every hour of every day, 365 days of the year, the New Zealand Defence Force is contributing to the defence, security and well-being of Aotearoa / New Zealand. As a modern, professional military, it is our goal to maintain well trained, equipped and disciplined armed forces that can react to crisis at short notice.
NZDF is an inclusive organisation that is open to flexible working arrangements and welcomes applications from people regardless of gender, ethnicity, disability, sexual orientation, age, beliefs/opinions, or family circumstances.
In return for your expertise, dedication and hard work, NZDF is offering remuneration reflective of your experience, along with:
How to Apply
The recruitment of this role is being managed exclusively by an external recruitment company, Absolute IT who will consider your application in the first instance.
To find out more please follow this link https://www.absoluteit.co.nz/nzdf/ to the NZDF CIS Careers microsite hosted by Absolute IT
And to apply online please follow this link https://www.absoluteit.co.nz/job/engineer-gateways/
For further information, contact Lauryn Faulknor at Absolute IT on (04) 499 7848.
Please note: If you are an existing NZDF employee (excluding contractors) you must apply through our Internal Vacancies site, via the HR Toolkit.
Applications close at 5 pm on Wednesday 10 February 2021.
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
If you do not meet these minimum criteria, we will not be able to accept your application.