Datacom

  • Posted: 04 May 2021
  • Location: New Plymouth
  • Work Type: Full Time
  • Classification: IT
Our purpose

Here at Datacom we connect people and technology in order to solve challenges, create opportunities and discover new possibilities for the communities we live in.

Our team

Imagine living in one of New Zealand's regions where a positive lifestyle is not only achievable but is reality.

In the regions we continue to grow and are focused on being a great place to work. We provide opportunities for people to build their career in joining us, local jobs, supporting our local business contributing local families. We have a family friendly work environment. You'll be recognised and valued for your contributions and enjoy benefits such as medical, income and life insurance, plus many other great perks. Above all our culture is one of trust and respect for our employees and customers alike.

About the Role

We build and run some of key systems for iconic Kiwi companies and we keep their business's running globally whilst supporting them from the heart of the North Island. As a result, we are passionate about getting the results that the customer needs and adding value to their business.

At Datacom, we do our bit to make the world around us better, no matter if this through a small contribution or a grand gesture. We are continuously on a journey alongside our customers to help transform their organisations and being able to innovate, adapt and adjust is just what we do. As a Technical Consultant your knowledge, and more importantly ability to take charge and apply your skills, will lead to success in the role and for the team.

This role can be based in either of the following locations: Hamilton, Tauranga or Taranaki.

What you'll do

Gather, analyse and understand ICT business requirements from clients
Contribute to pre-sales and sales engagements with clients
Explain complex technical concepts with clarity to technical and non-technical personnel
Design Cloud Infrastructure solutions - Producing designs and as-built templates as required
Liaise with customers, other Datacom business areas and any associated third-parties
Maintain a high level of knowledge and understanding of the benefits of relevant technologies including industry certifications
What you'll bring

An in-depth understanding of Public Cloud, Hybrid Cloud, Cloud Strategy and Migrations. (Azure, AWS and Google)is essential
You will have technical knowledge across most of these areas: SAN storage, Disaster Recovery (DR) and Business Continuity (BC) planning, Microsoft (Windows, SQL, Exchange, Active Directory) and Linux technologies (RHEL)
Confidence to engage with our clients, and talk them through benefits of the solution you are recommending
Ability and willingness to be self-managing and proactive
Confidence to engage with our clients, and talk them through benefits of the solution you are recommending
Aptitude to work within a team and the wider Datacom, providing technical guidance on projects
A commitment to training, up-skilling and professional development.
Why Datacom?

We have over 6,200 people across our global offices, and generate an annual revenue of over $1.2 billion, this makes us one of Australasia's largest professional IT services companies. We have extensive expertise in operating data centres, providing IT services, software engineering and application management, as well as payroll and customer service design and operations. With this comes a long list of significant clients Datacom is committed to hiring, developing and promoting the best talent from a diverse range of backgrounds. We are local at heart, yet world-class in capability.

Please apply online. All applications will be treated in the strictest confidence.

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