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Infrastructure Engineer

Business Unit:  Foodstuffs South Island Limited
Job Type:  Full time
Job End Date:  08/07/2022

Who we are


Foodstuffs South Island Cooperative is a market leader in New Zealand's Retail Grocery industry. The Cooperative supports our well-known brands: New World | PAK'nSAVE | Four Square | Raeward Fresh | Henry's and On The Spot.


We are proud to be 100% Kiwi owned and operated, and we believe our success is down to our people who bring their skills, experience, passion and expertise to make the Foodstuffs South Island Cooperative an amazing place to work.


We have a large and experienced IT team supporting a wide array of systems and technologies, so this brings a lot of opportunity to grow your career in IT in directions you may not have realised were possible.

About the role


As a key member of our Infrastructure Server team, this exciting role will see you administer, support and document the Foodstuffs South Island Infrastructure environment. The role focusses on day-to-day operation, troubleshooting and project implementation of the Infrastructure and Cloud solutions. 


You will join a team of 10 professionals based in our Christchurch office. This is a permanent role delivering Infrastructure & Cloud solutions within a large and complex environment, supporting services at 140 locations throughout the South Island.

What you'll do


As Infrastructure Engineer, you will be responsible for, but not limited to the following:


  • Monitoring and reviewing operational processes, contributing to the planning and technical direction, identifying opportunities for business and process improvement whilst ensuring appropriate risk minimisation.
  • Complete BAU tasks and support other teams around the South Island
  • Participate in project deliverables
  • Maintaining Infrastructure information including configuration, diagrams, capacity and documentation about key configuration items such as HPe Servers, VMware, Veeam, Splunk, Microsoft Server, Microsoft SQL etc.
  • Automate manual processes with CI/CD pipelines using PowerShell, Terraform, GitHub
  • Support the monitoring / management solution for Microsoft Server, VMware, UPS devices. This includes procedures for operations and other IT staff.

What you'll bring


You will have 3-5 years infrastructure experience in an enterprise environment and be an expert problem solver who enjoys working collaboratively as well as being a keen team player. You will also be able to contribute to after-hours maintenance.


Ideally you will have IT Certifications in Microsoft Server, Microsoft SQL, VMware, Microsoft Azure or AWS.

What we offer


  • Career Opportunities and development
  • Excellent work environment with flexible working
  • Medical Insurance after a qualifying period
  • A good onsite café and free carparking

Apply now


If this role sounds like the opportunity, you have been waiting for, please apply online now including a CV and Covering Letter.


If you have any questions about this role, please contact our recruitment team on 


In line with our commitment to the Health & Safety of our people and communities the successful applicant will be required to complete a pre-employment drug test.


Applicants must have the legal right to work in New Zealand


Applications close: 8 July 2022