devops engineer - aws, terraform, cicd - auckland cbd in Auckland

joseph foy, randstad
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NZ$ 100,000 - NZ$ 120,000 per year

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DevOps Engineer - AWS, Terraform, CICD - Auckland CBD

  • Established award winning company
  • Newly created senior role - Heavily AWS focused
  • Cool modern offices, CBD location, dynamic/collaborative culture

This award winning, highly innovative and dynamic media business based in central Auckland really embraces technical excellence and drives first class delivery unriveilled in their space. They are consistently in the public eye with their high tech, digital solutions and customer experience.

The Role:

In a newly created position, this business is on the hunt for a skilled DevOps / Cloud (AWS) Engineer to join their team. Nobody yet has taken full ownership of this space within the business so therefore a lot of the work will be done from scratch (very green!) and therefore an excellent opportunity to further develop your skills / expertise. You will be responsible for thinking, establishing, managing and operating the process for rapid, regular and consistent delivery of software through an automated continuous integration / deployment pipeline. Not only will you build fast but also takedown just a quick!

You will perform a number of key responsibilities including;
  • Create & maintain fully automated CI/CD pipelines for selected projects
  • Automate app build systems to aid build speed/deploy reliability
  • Innovate with development teams to adopt continuous delivery and integration culture
  • Responsible for maintaining AWS environment, containers where necessary
  • Build Cloudformation/Terraform whatever systems for auto build/deploy/terminate
  • Be on the after hours on-call support roster to support/meet hosting availability/performance for the business's biggest/best customers
  • Optimise/maximise/minimise hosting environments for reliability/cost/performance/availability
  • Contribute to documenting systems/security and policy
  • Build monitoring/alerting of all systems to reduce on-call team effort
What do you need;
  • Previous commercial experience working in a DevOps / Cloud engineering based role
  • Strong knowledge of AWS Cloud
  • Strong knowledge of CICD pipelines and possesses
  • Infrastructure as code expertise - Cloudformation and/or Terraform
  • Possess a strong automation background
  • Able to think and act swiftly, have a strong customer focus and pragmatic mindset
What are the benefits?

The salary is competitive at $100,000 - $120,000 plus benefits. Work within a high performing technology driven business working on some of New Zealand's biggest and best newsworthy events / initiatives. This business has an excellent tenure of staff, testament to its management and the ability to bring in super cool projects to work on.

How to apply: Follow the link or call Joe Foy for more information on 09 336 0353 or alternatively email

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


DevOps, AWS, Terraform, CICD, Cloudformation, Containers, Docker, Kubernetes

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma