Infrastructure Architect

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
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  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
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  • Category: Information Technology
  • Location: Auckland
  • Date Advertised: 09-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: 1454605AKL
  • Job Title: Infrastructure Architect
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  • Summary:

Wellington CBD or East Tamaki, Auckland based 

About you: 

People you work with may describe you as an outstanding infrastructure strategist and architect. It will be a breeze for you to provide leadership across your current organisation, delivering Enterprise wide infrastructure strategies, roadmaps and architectures through your engaging style and influencing power. 
You will be a true believer in better outcomes for your organisation and have a pragmatic approach to architectural methodologies and practices and the desire to provide thought leadership in areas such as infrastructure, cloud and networking.  

What will you be doing? 

You’ll be working closely with our key stakeholders (Head of Technology Transformation, the Leadership team and the Digital function team). As in most roles, your ability to communicate is essential to build your relationships to enable you to get stuff done. Of course, you will be working with many stakeholders, delivering infrastructure architecture artefacts and bringing clarity and leadership on what needs to be delivered i.e. infrastructure roadmaps. 

Requirements for the role 

  • Ability to communicate with stakeholders in their own language  
  • Ability to engage with other architects in developing architectural deliverables. 
  • Experience collaborating with stakeholders to: capture current state architecture, define future state architecture, and develop a transitional architectures and roadmap between the two. 
  • Experience in  the infrastructure transition from data centres to public cloud services (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS),  ideally in AWS and Azure . 
  • A strong understanding of networking and security principles and practices and how they apply to infrastructure and  public cloud services 

What do you need to know about NZ Post? 

The needs of our customers are ever-changing – our team needs to be one step ahead of these changes and act quickly, knowing exactly how the logistics network is performing and able to deliver for our customers. We are growing our international and domestic parcels and logistics businesses by building partnerships and ensuring we’re highly focused on what our customers want and need. 

Applications close on 31 March 2020, however we will be interviewing candidates as we receive their applications. 

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If you have further questions you can also contact the Lead Talent Sourcing Specialist’s – Leanne Brannigan on 027 359 8532 or Nikki Tuhou on 027 229 8364.