Senior Systems Engineer

Location: Wellington
Job type: Permanent
Salary: $100,000 – $140,000 per year + Profit Share
Contact name: Ana Gonzalez
Contact email:
Published: 18 days ago

​We're looking for a Senior Systems Engineer to lead and deliver technical solutions for company clients, generate and quote work for existing customers, and provide technical leadership to the team. 

This is an opportunity to work alongside a team of passionate, dedicated individuals and develop your skills at a cloud-first provider of enterprise technology business solutions. 

Please Note - This role requires a high-level NZ Govt security clearance. You need to have previously held this, or be able to attain it.

About the Role 

  • Collaborate with a highly skilled team of specialists to design and deliver outstanding technical solutions for our customers

  • Consult with a diverse range of large, well-known enterprise customers

  • Take on challenging projects that stretch you to develop your skills

  • Engage in regular training. The organisation invests heavily in upskilling their people by funding training, exams, and any resources needed to gain new certifications 

  • Grow the expertise of the team through coaching and collaboration 

Required Skills 

  • Excellent understanding of Microsoft technologies such as Windows Server, Desktop operating systems (XP, 7, 8 and 10) and Office 365

  • Experience with Private cloud, Azure, Infrastructure as code, Hyper-V, Red Hat, Containerisation, Citrix, Scripting

  • Understanding of networking technologies such as switching, routing and firewalls

  • Need to be hungry, humble and smart

  • Have the desire to learn and be able to operate independently. 


  • Competitive salary 💰

  • Profit Share bonus 

  • Training/professional development target to hit quarterly 

  • Health Insurance 

About placeMe IT 

placeMe IT is all about connecting the right candidate with the right job in IT. We promote diversity in the workplace and have a human-first approach, striving for meaningful connections. If you feel like you don't cover every base for this role, that's fine and natural, we encourage you to apply anyway. It's rare that somebody ticks every box!