DevOps Architect

Cloud Solutions · Auckland, CBD
Department Cloud Solutions
Employment Type Full-Time
Minimum Experience Experienced

Who are we?

Equinox IT is an NZ-owned IT consultancy that offers DevOps & Agile, Cloud, and Business Transformation services to help our clients succeed. We do this with a focus on people because for us people come first. We work in highly pragmatic ways, right-sizing approaches to New Zealand conditions and delivering excellent results.

Our people have autonomy, work with broad and challenging problems, and get lots of opportunities to learn and grow. They make a difference every day for our clients and the communities our clients serve.

Equinox IT is a consultant-led business, our consultants are a part of and actively involved in the continued evolution of Equinox IT and the ongoing impact of change we provide to our customers.

Equinox IT is an equal opportunities employer. We’re committed to fairness and opportunity for all regardless of race, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, national origin, age, culture, parental status, or disability. In summary, regardless of how you choose to identify yourself, we’re interested in meeting you. We believe a diverse workforce is essential for providing a diversity of thought to challenge each other’s ideas, share different experiences, and get the best results for our clients.


The role

As one of our DevOps Architects, you will be able to:

  • Provide leadership to our clients about successful approaches covering People, Processes and Technology Platforms
  • Consult with a variety of clients, across multiple domains and situations
  • Assess, train and coach our clients on modern ways of working such as using Agile, Lean, CI/CD, and DevOps
  • Form and grow long-term trusted advisor relationships with clients
  • Share your knowledge and expertise with the wider business and deliver training

What we are looking for

  • Empathy – as a Senior Consultant this is crucial to your success in understanding client needs
  • A wide range of expertise and a proven track record spanning Agile, Lean, DevOps, system design, architecture, and system implementation in complex and challenging environments
  • Experience in automated scripting and deployment in highly available environments
  • Breadth and depth of architectural experience in software solutions, ideally including scripting of Cloud environments such as Azure and AWS
  • Superb communication skills, with a willingness to learn and share knowledge through coaching, mentoring, and training.


In return for your skills and experience, we will give you a truly talented bunch of people to work with, learn from and collaborate with.


Our clients know us as a consultancy that breeds success through investing in our team.

Equinox IT is an equal opportunity employer. We celebrate diversity and are committed to creating an inclusive environment for all employees.


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 are available for face-to-face interviews.

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  • Location
    Auckland, CBD
  • Department
    Cloud Solutions
  • Employment Type
  • Minimum Experience