Junior and Mid-Level Dev Ops Engineer

Wellington Location 

Cogito Group is a growing cyber security company that provides a wide range of cloud services; such as Public Key Infrastructure and Identity and Access Management solutions. We work in a fast-paced environment, using and developing cutting edge technologies. We are looking to expand and are seeking junior and mid-level candidates with the right ability, attitude and aptitude.

For junior applicants, we are looking for people who are passionate about IT, have the basics in terms of general knowledge and have the potential to find skills in a number of disciplines related to Dev Ops Engineer / Full-Stack Developer.

For mid-level applicants, we expect you to already be a Full-Stack Developer or Dev Ops Engineer that is capable with a number of areas and looking to be a master of some of them. You will need a yearning to deliver interesting and complex projects. Delivery being the key word. For those of you up to the challenge, you will get plenty of opportunities to further your development by taking ownership of a project from design through to delivery.

This position is a great opportunity for someone who has a keen interest in platform design and system administration, as well as for those with these skills already who would like to expand their knowledge to include PKI, Identity Management and IT security.

A successful candidate must be a self-starter, quick learner and have the ability to work independently. Being a hard worker with strong work ethic, you will be willing to work across all areas of development, integration and system administration. You must also be willing to travel if required.

Mid-level staff, Junior IT personnel with certifications, CIT courses or graduates, and students in their last semester of university or students with other relevant training or experience should apply.

Specifically, you will:

  • Perform software development on existing systems for enhancement and maintenance
  • Perform software development of new systems
  • Research and evaluate products and services
  • Perform system integration and testing
  • Install, upgrade and support open source and specialised commercial software packages
  • Support the configuration and administration of systems and networks
  • Maintain user and system documentation
  • Provide innovative solutions and high-level support
  • Design, install and support networking solutions such as routers, switches and firewalls
  • Design, install and support servers and desktops (both Linux and Windows) solutions

Cores skills, required for both roles;

  • Write code in at least one language (e.g. Javascript, Go, C#, Python)
  • Strong aptitude and willingness to learn new skills
  • Initiative for solving problems, and strong problem-solving ability

The following skillsets are not required for the role but would beneficial;

Experience in strategic decision making, customer interfacing, growth development, sales and pre-sales.

Qualifications / Experience Requirements:

  • Degree in Software Engineering/Computer Science (or a related discipline), or equivalent work experience
  • New Zealand security clearance is highly desirable
  • New Zealand Citizenship is mandatory for this position

Skills required for junior applicants;

  • [Highly Desirable] Demonstrated ability and/or experience in administration of firewall and network equipment
  • [Highly Desirable] Demonstrated ability and/or experience in system engineering
  • [Highly Desirable] Experience in developing enterprise software
  • [Highly Desirable] Experience in developing distributed systems
  • [Highly Desirable] Excellent document writing skills
  • [Highly Desirable] Willingness and ability to travel
  • [Highly Desirable] An understanding of security concepts
  • [Desirable] Demonstrated ability and/or experience in administration of windows desktops and servers
  • [Desirable] Experience with administration and support of UNIX systems
  • [Desirable] Demonstrable proficiency in at least two different programming languages (low level, object-oriented, scripting, query based or functional)
  • [Desirable] Experience in developing software (through prior work experience, personal projects or open source projects)
  • [Desirable] Excellent communication skills with the ability to interact positively and effectively both individually and as a member of a small team

Skills required for mid-level applicants;

  • [Must] Have a number of the Jnr desirable skills
  • [Highly Desirable] Any of the Jnr highly desirable
  • [Highly Desirable] Ability to lead and mentor others
  • [Highly Desirable] Able to manage delivery expectations
  • [Highly Desirable] Experience in any of the following; Go, React, C#, Chart.js
  • [Desirable] Experience with Public Key Infrastructure
  • [Desirable] Experience with LDAP
  • [Desirable] Experience as a Dev Ops Engineer (Puppet, Ansible, Chef, etc)
  • [Desirable] Experience with Selenium
  • [Desirable] Experience with Docker / Containers

Company Information

Cogito Group is an Australian owned ICT company dedicated to providing organisations with digital security solutions.

We have offices in Australia, New Zealand, UK and the USA.

How to apply

If you are interested in this position please email through your resume and cover letter to [email protected].

 

*All applicants must be New Zealand citizens*

Australia

1800 COGITO (264486)

or +61 2 6140 4494

New Zealand

0800 COGITO (264486)

or +64 4909 7580

Support Services:

Primary: +64 22 694 2169

Secondary: +64 27 566 3355

[email protected]

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