Technical Specialist

Consultants & SMEs · Wellington, CBD
Department Consultants & SMEs
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Mid-level

Are you coming from an infrastructure or systems background and driving towards cloud as the next stage in your career? Constantly feel disempowered and have to cut through red tape on the daily to get anything done? Are you having to work to unrealistic deadlines?


Join the rebellion!


Help our clients get better results and make a valuable difference. You could be a Systems Administrator, Infrastructure Engineer with some software development experience or in a technical consulting role already who wants to build on their existing knowledge of cloud. Either way, we're determined to see you succeed.


Who are we?

We believe solving tough business problems start with people. We provide IT consulting advice and services to help New Zealand organisations achieve pragmatic results in DevOps, Agile, Cloud and Business Transformation.


Our values guide how we work. We seek to understand our clients and make a difference to them and their communities.


Equinox IT is also a Microsoft Gold DevOps and Cloud Partner.


The role

As a Technical Specialist, you will get to focus on helping our clients adopt cloud technologies by establishing AWS and Azure cloud infrastructure, helping with presales for such services and working alongside our clients' teams.


As part of our team, you'll be given a clear career path, specialist training, a strong commitment to your success and we'll partner you with a coach who can help you reach your goals.


You will provide internal and external support for systems administration of on-prem, co-located and cloud-hosted Microsoft Windows-based infrastructure, desktop support and networking. A likely growth area for you will be in software development environments including Microsoft Azure DevOps and Java-based environment.s


Ideally you will have:

  • related Microsoft and AWS certifications
  • at least 3 years of relevant experience
  • a strong ability to automate using the likes of Powershell
  • a high standard of written and verbal skills
  • a high standard of reliability


You might note that we haven't listed all the 'technology buzzwords' here because we use a variety of different technologies. We're more about you and what you bring to the table, along with your aptitude and willingness to learn new skills.


What you need to do:

Submit your details and we'll get in touch. Please include a covering letter telling us about your career aspirations – the type of work you want to do and how you think Equinox can accelerate your career.


Equinox IT is an equal opportunity employer.


Note for Non-New Zealand residents:

While we welcome international inquiries, we will only consider and respond to candidates for this vacancy who are legally entitled to work in New Zealand and have obtained work permit status. This is due to some of the strict requirements our clients need pertaining to security clearance. We also expect that candidates can make themselves available for face-to-face interviews in New Zealand.

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  • Location
    Wellington, CBD
  • Department
    Consultants & SMEs
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience