University of Auckland - Unix System Engineer

Location: New Zealand Position type:Full time Posted 22 Jun 2016 Expires 05 Jul 2016 Full details: Reference number: AUCK-18204

Platform Services - Unix Services

Information Technology Services

Our standing as NZ's leading tertiary institution is the result of our people. We are currently searching for a talented Systems Engineer to join our Unix Services Team. ITS at The University of Auckland supports one of NZ’s largest and most complex IT environments with close to 50,000 end users.

You will be working as part of a collaborative, supportive group and your excellent interpersonal skills and positive attitude will be right at home here.

This role will work in a team responsible for the operational delivery, administration, and implementation of backend non-windows applications and services running on servers. As the more senior role it is expected to have an enhanced focus on continuous improvement and project delivery.

In alignment with the University IT Service Delivery Model, this role is responsible for supporting the implementation, upkeep, configuration, and reliable operation of services within the ITS service division at The University of Auckland, as well as managing, maintaining, and providing system administration 2nd and 3rd level support for systems and software. The successful candidate will also be responsible for ensuring that systems and services operate efficiently and effectively to ensure all required Service Level Agreement targets are met, investigating and owning escalated incidents and requests to resolution, fulfilling and managing project plans or work requirements as directed, and interacting with other ITS and University departments to play a proactive and valuable role in providing services to the University at large.

To be successful in this role you should have the following:

Desired Experience

Supported services for this role include:

In return you will be offered a competitive remuneration & comprehensive benefits package and a rewarding career with one of Auckland’s largest and most diverse employers.

Professional Staff Level 6.

The University has an equity policy and welcomes applications from all qualified persons.

The University is committed to meeting its obligations under the Treaty of Waitangi and achieving equity outcomes for staff and students.


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