The Financial Markets Authority (FMA) has established itself as an agency with a critical role in regulating capital markets and financial services in New Zealand and providing better outcomes for investors, consumers, professionals, businesses, and for the New Zealand economy
Our Project and Digital Services team offers a business-wide service that enables FMA to undertake its regulatory work efficiently on a financially sustainable basis. We are currently looking for a Systems Support Specialist to join our team to support and develop core business applications, infrastructure and continued evolving business needs.
As a systems support engineer, this position will see you support and develop core business technical infrastructure and applications, ensuring they continue to meet evolving business needs. You will work directly with our out-sourced vendors and advocate for business and system developments that align with FMA strategies. You’ll be responsible for testing new system developments and for delivering expert end-user support and training.
This is a varied and busy role where you will manage timely resolution of application and infrastructure issues and change requests while providing exceptional support and facilitating strong working relationships across the organisation and key stakeholders. You will also be the advocate for business and system development alignment with FMA strategies and identifying opportunities to improve our ICT processes.
Proven experience in a systems support role will be key to your success in the role, along with strong critical thinking and problem-solving skills. You’ll be comfortable preparing documentation for both technical and business audiences and have extensive experience in the Exchange, SQL Servers, Active Directory and management of outsourced and cloud infrastructure. A background in the financial services industry or NZ public sector along with exposure to the financial industry or securities laws would be desirable but is not essential.
In return we’ll offer you the chance to join a friendly, approachable team of highly experienced professionals and an organisation with a strong commitment to wellness and life/work balance.
If this sounds like you, click ‘Apply Online’ now! View the position description online by clicking the link above or for further information or confidential enquiries you can contact Margaret Goldfinch on (09) 3000491. Applications close 8 March 2020.
The Financial Markets Authority is an equal opportunity employer that values diversity and is committed to maintaining an inclusive culture where all employees have the opportunity to reach their potential. We recognise that our continued success is dependent on the performance and ability of our employees.