Senior Systems Engineer


Large NZ organisation on a heavy cloud journey moving towards a Microsoft managed environment.

About the role
As the Senior Systems Engineer, you will have a junior Systems Engineer to mentor but more importantly, be part of a squad leading the enhancement of their End User Computing environment including Desktop hardware, Microsoft operating systems (Windows 10 and Server 2012), Office 365, Exchange Online - and deployment technologies like System Center Configuration Manager (SCCM). This role sits within the Digital Workplace platform and you will be responsible for the design, support, maintenance and continuous improvement of the platform ensuring stability, monitoring and fault resolution.

You may also be required to promote change and introduce different ways of doing things by supporting users to use the tools to improve productivity and collaboration within the organisation. Risk management - identifying areas for improvement to prevent future problems will be an element to this role as well.

About you
You ideally have been a Senior Systems Engineer with a focus on desktop and/or digital workplace team and have experience migrating on premise platforms to Cloud services like Office 365, Exchange Online and One Drive. You will be able to display strong troubleshooting and problem solving skills with good customer engagement skills. 

Key Skills & Experience:-
  • Sound knowledge and experience in Microsoft Operating Systems including Windows 10 and Server 2012 onwards, GPOs, Office 365, Exchange Online, SCCM. Autopilot & Intune would be a plus.
  • Sound knowledge and experience of Microsoft and Cloud technology and capability (preferably Microsoft Azure)
  • Scripting, Automation and Packaging experience including Powershell
  • Ability to remain calm under pressure
About the company
Our client is a reputable NZ organisation based in Auckland CBD and are undergoing a significant technology transformation to enable their corporate strategy which is strongly dependent on using modern cloud based tools to support the digitisation of the business and improve the productivity and collaboration of their people. Our client is an EEO employer and prides itself in diversity and inclusivity. They also offer flexible working arrangements.