Infrastructure Support Engineer

  • Company:
    Govt NZ Jobs
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
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  • Posted:
    4 days ago
  • Category:
    Govt Jobs
  • Job Type: Ongoing – Full Time
  • Category:
  • Location: Wellington – Wairarapa
  • Date Advertised: 10-MAR-20
  • Job Reference: NZ/16247
  • Job Title: Infrastructure Support Engineer
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  • Summary:

Infrastructure Support Engineer


Salary Range: $71,357.00 – $96,542.00

Permanent, Fulltime

Job Requisition ID 16247


The High Tech Crime Group is seeking a talented Infrastructure Support Engineer. This role will give you a unique opportunity to work and develop in a key growth area and you will be exposed to technologies and concepts that few other organisations can offer.


You’ll need to know networking, storage, servers, virtualisation and security. Some scripting or telco experience would be a real bonus. There may be a need to work in the field from time to time so you will need to be physically and mentally able. There may be requirement for a physical and psychological assessment.


As an Infrastructure Support Engineer, you will be able to demonstrate the following technical requirements:

  • Broad range of knowledge and experience relating to computer hardware, software and network technologies
  • Windows and Linux administration
  • User support and fault resolution


The successful candidate for this role will:

  • Be self-motivated and have excellent organisational, research, and communication skills.
  • Pay attention to detail and have the flexibility to cope with change.
  • Have the ability to rapidly absorb, understand and apply new concepts and technologies.
  • Be capable of making sound decisions under pressure.
  • Work well in team environments.



You will have a willingness to roll up your sleeves and get involved whatever is needed. This is an operationally focussed group so you will need to be able switch priorities and focus quickly.


Core Competencies – Level 1 Individual Contributor

  • Communicate
  • Solve
  • Deliver


For more information about the above Core Competencies, visit “Our Values” on our website to view our Core Competency Framework: How We Do Things.



Additional Information:

  • The successful applicant must reside in the Wellington Area


Special Requirements:

  • To be eligible for this role you must have been a NZ citizen for at least 10 years. Alternatively, you must hold NZ Permanent Residence/a current NZ Residency Class Visa and have been a citizen of UK, USA, Canada or Australia for at least 10 years.
  • You must be able to obtain and maintain a Top Secret security clearance. Ordinarily to obtain this level of clearance candidates must have a 10 year checkable background in countries where meaningful and reliable checks can be undertaken. Where requisite checks are unable to be made, the candidate application may not be able to be progressed



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If this position sounds like you, click APPLY NOW or visit our Police website:  and select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply today!


IMPORTANT: Applications submitted directly through the Government Jobs Website are no longer considered. Please visit our Police website:  and select ‘Current vacancies’ to apply for this position.


PLEASE NOTE: If you are an existing Police Employee, you must apply through our internal Careers site and include your QID number in your application.


If this position sounds like you, click apply now. You will be required to submit a Curriculum Vitae which provides a brief account of your relevant skills and experience. In addition, you must complete an application form telling us why you are interested in applying for the position and how you meet the Core Competencies of the role, using no more than 4000 characters (including spaces), approximately 600-650 words per section.


If you are an existing Contractor working for Police, you must apply through the NZ Police career site and create a profile as an external candidate. Please do not include your QID.


If you have any questions about this vacancy, please email



Applications close at 5pm, Tuesday 24th March 2020