Job vacancies

Junior Linux System Administrator

We have an exciting career opportunity for an enthusiastic, self-motivated Junior Linux Systems Administrator to join our infrastructure team. You will report to the Infrastructure Manager and you will be responsible for managing the daily activities of InternetNZ's operating environment. You must have at least 2 years commercial experience working in a similar role in New Zealand as we need you to be able to quickly come up to speed and take responsibility for carrying out the general everyday system administration tasks. You will be part of a thriving team where culture is very important. As well as a friendly and fun culture, we numerous benefits, we are a family-friendly, equal opportunity employer who promotes a flexible and safe workplace.

The role provides the successful candidate the potential to advance their technical skills; get hands on experience with leading technology; and the opportunity to learn from experienced colleagues. This is a busy role and you will be well supported and given in-house training to come up to speed quickly. We will look to you to be proactive and use your initiative – this is a role that you will get out as much as you put in.

You will already have some experience working as a System Administrator in a commercial environment in New Zealand, and you will be keen to learn and grow in this role.

  • At least 2 years’ experience managing Linux servers
  • Configuration management systems experience - Puppet, Ansible.
  • Exposure to open source configuration and version control tools.
  • Ability to own and drive customer related issues to resolution.
  • Excellent people skills and a desire to be part of a team. Self-motivated, proactive and able to work under pressure.
  • An ability to prioritise workload and respond quickly to important issues.

    To find out more about this fantastic opportunity or to request a Position Description, please contact Michael Stewart on (04) 495 7937 or Jenny Ferguson on (04) 495 7930. Your interest will be treated in the strictest of confidence. 

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    Chief Security Officer

    Position description.

    InternetNZ is looking for a Chief Security Officer!  

    As part of an increased investment in the security of the .nz domain name space, InternetNZ is creating a new role of Chief Security Officer.  If you’re a skilled security professional passionate about the Internet, we’d love to hear from you. 

    The successful candidate will lead a small security team to develop our internal security governance, reporting and practice. They will also lead work in the .nz domain name space, working with our customers and other stakeholders to drive improved security for all New Zealanders.  

    Our diverse and growing team has a positive, can-do culture. Our organisation is well resourced and has an important role at the heart of New Zealand’s Internet. 

    If you are interested in this role, please send your CV and a cover letter to recruitment@internetnz.net.nz or contact Vicki Wright at vicki@internetnz.net.nz for more information about the role.

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    Business Development Manager

    Position description. 

    Do you thrive on selling in the technology sector?

    Do you want your role to make a difference in New Zealand?

    We are seeking a sales professional with a grounding in the NZ technology sector to find and generate new customer business for InternetNZ. As a not for profit organisation, InternetNZ helps New Zealanders harness the power of the Internet.

    This is a newly created role with the aim of developing a sales capability and culture within our organisation to generate and support the diversification of revenue. With some existing products, and more to launch this year in New Zealand, we are seeking a high energy team player to help us achieve some ambitious goals. We expect the majority of your time to be focused on new customer acquisition and sales with a smaller proportion of time spent managing some key accounts.

    You will operate as part of the commercial team who together support our customer's success across a variety of different products and market channels. This a salaried role and not commission based. We work as a team on achieving customer success and expect your thirst for new business to drive great outcomes.

    We are in the midst of developing new products to launch this year. These will be sold in addition to our existing .nz domain name and Broadband Map services.

    This role is based in Auckland. Occasional travel may also be required around New Zealand. An established New Zealand network in the technology sector would be advantageous.

    It is essential that you are confident 'talking tech' with technical people yet able to convert complex ideas into easy to understand concepts. This role will suit someone with sales experience who has previously established a market for new products.

    We are seeking someone who has a few years of demonstrable experience in new business sales, has a passion for selling and can confidently close deals. You will also have a passion for, and understand networking and technology concepts. You will be a natural around people, thriving on developing and growing connections, online and in person.

    About InternetNZ

    InternetNZ is the home and guardian of .nz, providing the infrastructure, security and support to keep it humming. We help New Zealanders harness the power of the Internet through our community grants, research and policy. We are champions for an Internet that is accessible, open, and secure for all New Zealanders.

    On offer is an exciting opportunity to be part of a thriving team where culture is very important to us. As well as our friendly and fun culture, we offer many benefits at InternetNZ. We're a family-friendly, equal opportunity employer that promotes a flexible and safe workplace.

    We have exclusively engaged SalesTribe to manage the recruitment process on our behalf. All direct applicants should contact Bevan Stephenson - Director @ SalesTribe - bevan@salestribe.com 

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    Product Manager

    Position description. 

    Do you thrive on driving the creation and management of products?

    Do you want your role to make a difference in New Zealand?

    We are seeking a Product Manager to develop products at InternetNZ. As a not for profit organisation, InternetNZ has a vision to help New Zealanders harness the power of the Internet and we are developing new and existing services to support this vision.

    The Product Manager role is a newly created function, based in Wellington, with the goal of centralising and standardising how InternetNZ develops and manages products. This role would suit someone who has experience as a Product Manager, or alternatively, has been a Product Owner and now seeks to take on a portfolio of products to manage and grow. This is an opportunity to help establish a product management discipline and mindset at InternetNZ. We are looking for someone who can:

    • lead the delivery of the product portfolio through effective management of all aspects of the product lifecycle
    • work closely with customers to identify opportunities to improve our product offerings
    • work with the Technical Services team and suppliers to specify requirements, manage capacity and development of product enhancements in line with available budgets
    • contribute, as part of the Commercial team, to the development of new products and services as they work through InternetNZ’s innovation pipeline.

    You will have proven (3 years +) experience in product development, either as a product manager or product owner. A track record of leading the definition, launch and/or ongoing operations of customer facing digital products and/or services is desirable. Experience working in an agile software development environment would be advantageous.  

    About InternetNZ

    InternetNZ is the home and guardian of .nz, providing the infrastructure, security and support to keep it humming. We help New Zealanders harness the power of the Internet through our community grants, research and policy. We are champions for an Internet that is accessible, open, and secure for all New Zealanders.

    On offer is an exciting opportunity to be part of a thriving team where culture is very important to us. As well as our friendly and fun culture, we offer many benefits at InternetNZ. We're a family-friendly, equal opportunity employer that promotes a flexible and safe workplace.

    We have engaged Andrew Tokeley, Product Leadership Coach, to help us manage the hiring process for this role. Please send all applications his way, tokes@andrewtokeley.com