ICT Platform Manager

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
  • Posted:
    3 months ago
  • Category:
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category: ICT
  • Location: Wellington
  • Date Advertised: 28-JAN-21
  • Job Reference: MBIE/1508250
  • Job Title: ICT Platform Manager
  • Business Unit:
  • Division:
  • Summary:
  • Implementation and support of Cloud based and On-Premise ICT Platforms.
  • Work closely with other ICT professionals such as Solution Architects, Project Managers, Business Analysts and Operations Services and support personnel in support of the overall Organisations objectives.
  • Wellington based position


Why work for us?

Development of staff in their chosen profession is a key focus for us. In the Information technology area we aim to create a culture where staff are empowered to bring fresh perspectives to issues and to think outside the box.  Because we are one of the largest and most diverse Government agencies in New Zealand, MBIE offers significant opportunity for developing experience across a broad variety of areas and systems. We encourage excellence and proactively support development through on-the-job learning, training courses, conferences and seminars.


About the role

The role is focused on the technical provisioning and management of Cloud hosted and On-Premise ICT systems.  

The Platform Manager role is a permanent position with the Enterprise Platform Management team.

This team is part of the ICT Operations Group but also has a significant crossover into Project Capability and the successful candidate will be potentially working with a number of teams within ICT providing input into System Design, Service Readiness, ICT Security and on-going support.


Skills and proven experience

Potential candidates must be able to demonstrate a working knowledge of configuring and managing cloud platforms.

Candidates must also possess;

  • Experience in managing and supporting Server and Network technologies
  • Strong analytical and critical thinking skills
  • A legal right to live and work in NZ


About MBIE:

The purpose of the Ministry of Business, Innovation and Employment (MBIE) is to Grow New Zealand for All.  Our goal is to create a strong and high-performing economy by creating an environment that supports businesses to become more productive and internationally competitive.

MBIE is the lead agency for making it easier for business to work with government.  MBIE’s purpose is to grow the New Zealand economy to provide a better standard of living for all New Zealanders.  

The Platform Manager role is a permanent position within the Enterprise Platform Management team. This team is part of our ICT Operations Group. ICT is part of MBIE’s Digital, Data and Insights Group.


How to apply:

Click on the APPLY button below in order to be directed to our on-line careers website.  You may view a position description at this site, as well as complete the on-line application, upload a CV & cover letter. For tracking and evaluation purposes, all applications must be submitted via our on-line process.

Email Amber Tam amber.tam@mbie.govt.nz  quoting ref MBIE/1508250 if you have any further questions.

Applications close at 5pm 19th of February 2021