Systems Engineer

Join our team in a very pivotal systems engineer role - utilising your knowledge of networking and your knowledge of alarm units, will see you succeed in this role!
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  • System Engineer and Alarm Specialist needed!
  • Growing kiwi business
  • Be part of a work culture that fosters talent, energy and high achievers.

SECURELY® is a Levin-based company that provides and monitors medical and property alarms throughout New Zealand.  From our offices in Levin, we operate a 24/7 monitoring station for a wide range of customers.  SECURELY® embraces cutting-edge international technology to deliver alarm solutions over and above what is expected and with an enviable product range, we’re experiencing fantastic growth.  The future looks bright.

What you’ll do:

You will be managing a network of cloud-based servers and systems to ensure our customers receive reliable and uninterrupted monitoring of their alarms.  As the owner of our systems, you will not only be ensuring they are performing optimally day in and day out, but also be part of the larger ICT team in our parent company, Electra, involved in infrastructure projects across the group. 

You will be also responsible for the testing and deployment of new alarm technology into our business in conjunction with our marketing team.  Wearing the system owner’s hat, you will control the maintenance and management of our systems, services, and infrastructure. Ultimately, you will undertake the system provisioning, management, and monitoring, creating reliable and trustworthy systems.

In addition, you will be working alongside our BI Analyst to source data and provide reporting to improve our business and support our customers. 

About you:

You’ll bring 3+ years of experience as a Systems Engineer to this busy, fast paced and hands-on position.  Your talent includes the ability to work to achieve resolutions to complex tasks in a timely and efficient manner, mixing people skills with technical nous.

Ideally, you will have experience in managing Alarm systems and receivers, or network receivers and/or communication routers, be comfortable dealing with configuration files and implementing changes to mission critical equipment through strong change management and release programs. 

You will be responsible for managing the introduction of the newest versions of firmware and configurations, leading the signing off the tested processes prior to them being released through over-the-air protocols, ensuring our customers equipment remains current, happy and healthy.

Furthermore, with your great interpersonal skills, you’ll ensure relevant documentation is delivered in a timely manner to our internal teams, on any new products, services and updates to our current range.

We envisage that you’ll possess a degree from a recognised Tertiary Institute in Networking and/or Computer Science, have a passion for signalling communication and an understanding of medical alarms would be highly advantageous, and strong experience across Office tools, Power BI and MS SQL.

What’s on offer ? We’ll pay you handsomely, offer training and development plus opportunities to help shape the way we work, and flexible and remote work options too!

If this sounds like you, don’t delay, apply now! 

Or, know someone who would be a perfect fit? Let them know!


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5510 Levin Directions 0212022809 View page

Electra Benefits

We offer some great benefits and perks when working at Electra, See these below!

  • Training and Development 💻🌏

    The continued training and development of our staff keeps them motivated, challenged and keen to continue their employment with us!

    Alongside our Line Mechanic Traineeship, we have also facilitated more than 12 industry-related courses, and we’ve spent more than $13.4m in training our staff!

    What does this mean for you? The chance to hone your skills, learn new ones, and progress through the organisation.

  • Health and Wellbeing🏥♥

    At Electra, we’re committed to the health and wellbeing of all of our staff. Below, see what we offer, it’s pretty amazing!

    • Medical Insurance through Southern Cross to our employees, and discounts to their immediate families.

    • Southern Cross members can enjoy additional benefits from their Wellbeing
    partners, such as Specsavers, OPSM,
    Lumino the Dentists, Southern Cross Pet
    Insurance and many more.

    • Life Insurance cover – for our permanent staff members who work more than 15 hours per week.

    • Voluntary flu vaccinations for our employees are provided.

    • Bi-annual mole checks are available to our employees.

    • We offer an Employee Assistance Program to support our staff. We know that people navigate good times and bad times, our EAP program provides confidential counselling services and practical assistance to assist with mental and physical wellbeing struggles.

    • Introducing our “Fit for work” program – This approach prepares our field crews for the day through physical warm-ups and ensure complete recovery for those in physical jobs out in the field through physical warm-downs.

    • Other on-going wellbeing initiatives such as assisting with financial wellbeing. Employees have the opportunity to meet with a Financial Advisor to seek advice on reducing debt, investments, reviewing mortgage and interest rates, just to name a few.

    • Ergonomic work-stations and electronic standing desks are provided to suit everyone’s physical wellbeing.

  • A commitment to your safety🥽🦺

    We are committed to industry safety best practice and want to ensure you get home safely each and every day. We provide the most suitable and up-to-date PPE available to all of our field staff.

  • Competitive Remuneration💲💰

    We know that attracting and retaining the best talent in the market is tough. That is why we are committed to providing market-leading remuneration across our roles. Couple this with our regional locations and the affordable house pricing that comes with them, you’ll be well looked after.

  • Superannuation💲💰

    We offer Kiwisaver across the Electra Group with a company scheme tailored specifically to our staff.

  • Free on and off-site parking available 🚗👮‍♀️

  • Relocation 🏠✈

    Relocation assistance will be considered on a case by case basis.

Workplace and Culture

Across the region, we strive to (and think we’re doing an excellent job) of making Electra a fun, inclusive, challenging, innovative and safe place to work!

We pride ourselves on our core values, of Safety, Respect, Professional, Accountable and Integrity, and these values flow through every facet of work we undertake.

We work hard, but we also love to have fun, from plentiful celebrations to Line Mechanic competitions, quiz nights and family fun days, we sure know how to come together.

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