Technology, Transformation & Digital

Head of Software Architecture

Job Title: Head of Software Architecture
Contract Type: Permanent Recruitment
REF: 126121
Contact Details: Bronwyn Vrey
Contact Email:
Job Published: 7 months ago
  • Head of Software Architecture
  • Expression of Interest, Permanent
  • New Zealand – Visa Sponsorship Opportunities

The Organisation
We are looking for expressions of interest from people at the top of their field in Software Architecture. We are open to English-speaking professionals from all over the world, ideally South Africa, who would flourish in beautiful regional New Zealand.

About you
You are known for being self-motivated, with a passion and drive to turn problems into exceptional opportunities with excellent. You have a growth-focused mindset and are fantastic at leading people through change, building excellent relationships and diving into deep discussions. Likewise, you are able to take difficult problems, work through the overarching situation, dig deeply into the details, and consider people, processes and systems to present well-considered outcomes. Likewise, you are able to deliver complex constructs in plain English using excellent documentation process, presenting them like a pro.

Your Skillsets
  • 10+ years Software Solution Architect
  • Strong Experience in AWS and SAP
  • Excellent experience delivering scalable solutions with the customer in mind
  • Have a strong understanding of Best Practice

  • M.S. or PhD in Engineering, Computer Science, Mathematics, or Physics, or other relevant discipline
  • AWS Solution Architect Associate

Benefits & Perks
  • Competitive salary and annual bonus
  • Hybrid work model / Flexible hours
  • A modern environment, free parking, subsidised on-site café and great eateries nearby
  • Discounts at Health, Fitness and Childcare providers, and free flu vaccinations
  • Retirement plan contribution up to 5% (on top)
  • Life & Disability Insurance
  • Boost App membership; Gallagher staff discounts at a variety of NZ stores
  • Plenty of fun along the way; Team building events, inspiring guest speakers, and team lunches
If you would like to have a confidential conversation, you are welcome to ring Bronwyn Vrey on 027 582 1129 or email