The Business Support Tower works collaboratively with a range of domain owners, including finance, estate and infrastructure, enterprise portfolio management and ICS, to design, deliver and manage products that enable these business functions within NZDF. The Tower is responsible for sustaining current state technology, and delivering and evolving the NZDF’s future state capability across each of these domains.
As a Product Manager, you will have overarching responsibility for all products within the Business Support Tower to ensure they support the delivery of the NZDF’s vision and strategy. The Product Manager’s responsibilities will embrace both strategic and operational activities. They will define the technology vision and roadmaps for the products within the Business Support Tower, prioritise and deconflict organisational requirements in collaboration with relevant ICS teams and business owners (e.g. Finance, CIS Br, Defence Estate and Infrastructure, etc.) and remove roadblocks to product delivery.
Ideally you will have knowledge of or exposure to a combination of the following:
Experience in, or knowledge of:
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 contributes 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 see this microsite link www.absoluteit.co.nz/nzdf
And to apply online please follow this link https://www.absoluteit.co.nz/it-jobs/listing/?job=417983
For further information, contact Luwee Lim from 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 on Monday 30 March 2020.
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.