Senior Systems Analyst

Posted on 15-Aug-2019  
Application Close Date: 30-Aug-2019
Job Details
Information Technology
Position Type:
Fixed Term - Full Time
Job Reference:
Note clipSenior Systems Analyst PT JD July 2019 V1.1.pdf (PDF, 249KB)
Job Description

Application Fact Sheet.pdf (PDF, 252KB)

Fixed term opportunity in central Wellington until 30 June 2020


Do you want to drive improvements in Public Transport information across the Wellington region?  Have you proven experience in understanding, supporting and enhancing complex distributed information systems?


If so, we have a great opportunity for you to join our GWRC ICT team.  This is an exciting time to join us as we focus on improving the information we provide to our Public Transport customers, operators and other stakeholders across the Wellington region.


As well as being responsible for the essential tasks which keep our Public Transport information systems running smoothly you will also be challenged to bring your ideas and experience to make improvements, expected to provide top notch support when the unexpected occurs and make meaningful contributions to some significant planned system changes and upgrades. You will be a proactive individual, comfortable with taking ownership and leading and mentoring other members of the team.


You will be working closely with our wider GWRC ICT team, the Public Transport teams and our System Vendors to implement changes to GWRC information systems.


To succeed in this role you will need: 

  • A graduate degree preferably in Information Science or IT
  • More than 5 years' experience working in IT
  • Experience planning and leading an IT team to deliver system changes into production.
  • Experience mentoring IT team members.
  • An understanding of ICT software development life cycles, support processes and project methodologies (ideally Agile, ITIL and Prince2)
  • Strong ICT technical analysis and familiarity across various testing domains (for instance, performance and security), with a logical and systematic approach to problem solving
  • Experience working with internal and external ICT customers in a support role
  • Curiosity to learn about specialist application systems in the Public Transport area
  • To be a proactive individual, capable of managing both yourself and other team members' work.
  • To be motivated and willing to drive tasks to completion.
  • Clear, articulate communication skills


For further information contact Alix Clark on 027 294 8948. To view a detailed job description and to apply for the role, click on the link below.

Applications Close: Friday, 30 August 2019