Senior Database Integration Specialists

Fire and Emergency New Zealand

Senior Database Integration Specialists

We have a two great roles now available for a Senior Database Integration Specialist to join our Data & Integration Services team

Two Permanent roles | Exciting industry

Fire and Emergency New Zealand is a Crown Entity established on 1 July 2017 under the Fire and Emergency New Zealand Act 2017. The role of our new organisation is to reduce unwanted fires, respond to structural and vegetation fires and other emergencies including motor vehicle crashes, medical emergencies, hazardous substance related incidents, natural disasters and support increased community resilience.

Our new, unified organisation provides a fire and emergency service that delivers for communities, and the firefighters who serve them, now and in the future.

We currently have an exciting opportunity for an experienced Senior Database Integration Specialist to join our busy Data & Integration Services team. Reporting to the Manager Technology & Support Services, you’ll be contributing to a team of specialists (internal, external and vendors) that support, enhance and develop applications and databases, middleware, interfaces and data. You will be initially based in at our National headquarters Wellington and then later likely to be based in Newlands office.

The Data and integration Services team operates as a centre of excellence to ICT functional areas and the wider business units and therefore must be able to balance the demands of day to day support activities with new capability and enhancement requests. 

Our ideal applicant would have:

  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of the development and management of relational database environments including SQL Server
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge of the development and management of REST API’s
  • Minimum five years’ experience in application/database development including middleware, Cloud and critical business applications
  • Demonstrated experience and knowledge in creating critical business and technical applications using programming tools such as C#, java, .NET and XML in multiple environments (Cloud, on prem)
  • Demonstrated experience in creating and maintaining business application and technical documentation
  • Has in-depth demonstrable skills in system and functional analysis and problem diagnostic, capability of producing high quality specification and documentation
  • Extensive experience with SDLC and understanding of related processes and disciplines
  • Knowledge of project management methodologies and able to plan and successfully manage workload to completion and within SLAs
  • Has an ability to assist others in carrying out tasks such that they can use this skill without help in the future
  • Is capable of preparing training materials and is successful in training delivery of business and technical applications
  • Demonstrated ability to communicate (oral and written) to all levels of the organisation 

So if you’re looking for chance to put your diverse skill set to use in an organisation dedicated to helping our communities, then we’ll provide you with a unique opportunity to utilise your knowledge within a supportive team.

How to apply

If this sounds like you, please apply now by clicking on the Apply Now link below.
 

For more information about this role please download a position description or call Andrew Knox, Manager Technology & Support Services on 04 498 5621

Applications close: 5pm, Monday 28 January 2019