Name of the Company : Ministry of Social Development (
Job Title : UNIX System Administrator - Graduate or Intermediate
Job Location : Wellington
Country : New Zealand

Job Description : UNIX System Administrator - Graduate or Intermediate

The Ministry has one of the largest IT groups in the country, managing strategy, design, development, maintenance, operation and support of IT systems. As a specialist in your field, you will be part of a team who deliver excellent and high level support and service to the Ministry's business.

As UNIX System Administrator you will responsible for the running of the Ministry's centralised enterprise Unix Systems, including the integration and administration of HP SANs. We have a rich and varied set of technologies with virtual server configurations. Our environment is HP-UX, Solaris and Linux (RHEL & SLES) with various hypervisors for virtualisation. You will work closely with wider operation groups including in-house Middleware and Database Administrators. You will also work with project managers in rolling out the infrastructure and support for IT projects.

To be considered for this opportunity at either a graduate or intermediate level you will need to either have proven experience in Unix Systems Administration, preferably in large integrated environments. Knowledge of HPUX and Solaris is strongly preferred. Experience in SAN Administration including fabric is desired. Systems Management tool sets knowledge is also preferable. You will need to be able to demonstrate sound documentation skills.

OR you will have a relevant tertiary qualification with aptitude to start in a junior role and learn as you go. You will need to demonstrate an ability to absorb information quickly, to document what you have learned and to apply that knowledge to our environments. Some knowledge of Unix operating systems is required.

For more details :

Address :
Ministry of Social Development - National Office :
Street address :
Bowen State Building
Bowen Street
Wellington 6011

Mail address :
Ministry of Social Development
P O Box 1556
Wellington 6140
New Zealand