Senior DevOps Engineer

Job type
$100,000 - $120,000 per annum

Senior Engineer - multi-faceted technology product suite

Senior Engineer to work across wide variety of tech, lead technology thinking & build core technology offered.  Initial AWS DevOps amongst other tech

Why you would like it:

  • Lead technology from apps to Cloud

  • Centralise & extend real-time product range

  • Actively manage delivery expectations

  • Located in either Hamilton or Tauranga

Company Profile:

This business builds end to end utilities technology that measures and monitors energy networks for the big power generators and retailers located around New Zealand and Australia. With the recent acquisition of one of their competitors, they are now brining together the two systems and redeploying the technology to the Cloud.

The Opportunity:

This role will expand from being a Senior Developer into the leader of the technology section of this vendor. As the business grows, as it continues to do, so will the role. You'll:

  • Act as an evangelist for the products

  • Become a technical subject matter expert in customer meetings

  • Develop software at all levels for the range of products for energy monitoring and control.

The architecture involves firmware, cloud and apps. The DevOps aspect is built in AWS and the shift to contemporary Cloud is something the business is excited about with the applications of data visualisation and availability of real-time software to remotely configure and report from.


Think resourceful and multi-skilled with exposure to a range of technologies. Your diversity of skills is an advantage here. These skills include:

  • Exposure to DevOps role and the desire and experience to build a range of software systems.

  • Demonstrable experience with AWS technology stack - ec2, kinesis, IAM, S3, awscli, load balancing including Elastic Search (key next step for the team)

  • Scripting and automation tools (Ansible etc.) as well as an understanding of network topologies and common network protocols and services (DNS, HTTP(S), SSH, FTP, SMTP)

This will certainly assist you in leading the development of the systems.


Please note that to be considered for this role you will need to hold a valid NZ Work Visa or NZ Residency or NZ Citizenship.

This is a fantastic opportunity for the right person. If you're looking to join a top class organisation with great development opportunities, send me through your CV as soon as you can