devops engineer - java, openshift, kubernetes - auckland cbd in Auckland

joseph foy, randstad
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NZ$ 90,000 - NZ$ 110,000 per year

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DevOps Engineer - Java, Openshift, Kubernetes - Auckland CBD

  • Government organisation based in Auckland CBD
  • Remote working / flexi-hours available
  • Competitive salary and benefits

About the role:

This organisation carries out a crucial service to the people of New Zealand and the wider international community. The technologies team within this organisation develops and maintains a wide range of software systems including databases, models, analysis and processing software, web services, web delivery systems and portals.

As a DevOps Engineer, this role will cover the entire software development lifecycle to ensure the overall quality and continued operation and maintenance of this organisations digital systems. This includes: source code control, code review, automated testing, change management, configuration and release management.

You will work as a full member of the IT Systems Development team to ensure that all software systems meet a high-quality standard of efficiency, usability, accuracy and reliability through the use of best-practice life cycle processes and methods. The role includes the design, development and maintenance of a Continuous Integration tool chain that provides, Build, Unit and Functional Test, Deployment and Performance monitoring tools. Also, this roles includes the installation, configuration and maintenance of third-party software systems that provide key elements of the overall systems infrastructure.

What we want from you?

  • Previous commercial experience working in a DevOps / Systems engineering based role
  • Familair working in a mixed on/off premise Cloud model
  • Strong knowledge of containers, ideally Kubernetes
  • Any experience programming in Java (advantageous)
  • Knowledge of scripting (Bash, Python, Chef etc.)
  • Be familiar maturing a DevOps culture and automating CICD pipelines
  • Able to effectively manage expectation and work with development / operations teams on & offsite
  • Polished communication and interpersonal skills

On offer: Competitive salary up to $110,000 plus benefits. 5 weeks holiday (plus another day off on your birthday - winning :)), insurance contributions and much more. They also have a flexible working policy and are able to offer remote working options. Free car park onsite too - CBD location.

How to apply: If you think you have what it takes then we want to hear from you! Feel free to pick up the phone and give me a call for a confidential discussion on 02102267410; alternatively email your CV to

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, Java, Openshift, Kubernetes, Azure, Linux, Terraform, CICD, Python

educational requirements

Associate Degree/Diploma