Infrastructure Engineer (.net, SQL) at Phocas

Information Technology and Services, Full-time, Christchurch, Canterbury, New Zealand engineering full-time
Posted 19 days ago

Our mission is simple – Phocas helps people feel good about data. We help companies turn their data into results. Our award-winning software provides customers insights that help them make more informed, data driven decisions, improving efficiencies and boosting their bottom line.

Organically funded, we have grown from a small startup, building data and analytics products in the UK in 2001 to 300 people and 6 offices across the world, with headquarters in Sydney, Australia, and an 80-strong development team right here in Christchurch.

What will I be doing?

As part of the platform team, you’ll help support the operation, availability, performance and scaling of the infrastructure which underpins the Phocas applications. Your success will directly impact the quality of the delivered Phocas applications and the ability for the applications to scale, and to ensure our ongoing awesomeness.

  • Implement tools and systems to support the Phocas platform
  • Solve complex and escalated cases from Support Analysts
  • Work closely with internal teams on deployment, support and upgrades
  • Maintain, create and improve infrastructure knowledge base
  • Devise and architect solutions
  • Automate repetitive workflows and use IaC tools to improve infrastructure reliability and repeatability
  • Incident response coordination and communication

Your background includes:

  • Tertiary qualification in Computer Science, Software Engineering or similar
  • Solid experience with and understanding of .NET & SQL
  • Experience with Cloud Platforms & Services (e.g. AWS)
  • Administration and performance tuning of application stacks (e.g., IIS, SQL Server)
  • Experience with Scripting ( e.g. PowerShell, Bash, Python, Go )
  • Experience with Infrastructure-as-Code ( e.g. Terraform, Ansible, AWS SSM )

About you:

  • Inquisitive with a growth mindset - keen to learn, teach, and grow
  • Flexible, collaborative and self-motivated
  • Love researching and finding solutions to complex problems
  • Interested in facilitating exceptional customer outcomes

Generally Phocas is a strong supporter of international talent, however due to current visa settings and processing times, at present we are only considering applicants who hold NZ working rights for this position.

Benefits - what's in it for you?

  • Competitive salary and stock options plan
  • Benefits include life, income protection insurance and subsidised health cover
  • Work with a talented global team
  • Central location with free parking and easy motorway access
  • Flexible hybrid working policy

We are a 2023 Circle Back Initiative Employer – we commit to respond to every applicant

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Phocas is an Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, colour, religion, sex, national origin, sexual orientation, gender identity, disability and protected veterans status or any other characteristic protected by law.