Technology, Transformation & Digital

Application Support Engineer

Job Title: Application Support Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
Location: Wellington
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Job Published: 14 days ago
  • Flexible working environment.
  • Excellent benefits including - 25 days annual leave, home internet allowance, discounted health insurance.

About the role:

The role has a strong service delivery focus with a key aspect being continual service improvement.

  • Identifying deficiencies and opportunities within applications and / or business processes and planning / executing appropriate changes.
  • Building and maintaining relationships with all key stakeholders to better understand business expectations and to support continual.
    service improvement is also a key function of this role.
  • Provide advice and expertise to support the efficient resolution or closure of incidents and requests.
  • Maintain the operational effectiveness of systems ensuring a state of high availability, reliability and responsiveness required by the organisation to meet client needs.

Please note this role will have on call responsibilities 1 in every 6 weeks.

Skills and Experience:

  • Relevant tertiary qualification in Information Technology disciplines or equivalent technical experience.
  • Extensive knowledge and experience Unix / Linux and Windows.
  • Excellent proven knowledge of scripting languages based on Java, Python and other scripting languages.
  • Strong troubleshooting skills with a capacity for systemic analysis and documentation.
  • Good interpersonal skills – able to build and maintain positive working relationships across all levels.
  • Constructively relates to a wide range of people with open-mindedness and good-will.
  • Strong communication skills including being able to share knowledge to contribute to team effectiveness and influence stakeholders throughout production and development as required.
  • Knowledge of IT quality systems.
  • A self-starter, able to manage time effectively and plan to meet objective.

How to Apply:

Candidates who have the legal right to work in NZ are invited to apply.

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