Careers at Synergy Tech


  • Are you passionate about Cloud Infrastructure & DevOps? 
  • Looking for a role that you can make your own while supporting our incredible national and global customers? 
  • Do you want to work with the best and the brightest team players while positively impacting the community? 

We have an exciting NEW opportunity for an experienced Site Reliability Specialist to join our team in Mount Maunganui full-time. We are looking for someone with passion and experience in Cloud infrastructure engineering, DevOps, CI/CD, infra as Code. Bring your practical wisdom and understanding to our dedicated systems engineering team 

This is a varied role and is a superb opportunity to make the role your own and bring creative solutions to our business and customers.  

Headquartered in Mount Maunganui in the sunny Bay of Plenty, Synergy Technologies provide support services to some of New Zealand’s most recognizable brands.

As technology experts, Synergy Technologies has built a reputation as professionals in IT infrastructure design and implementation, as well as being a leader and innovator in the deployment and management of highly complex systems monitoring and management operations across a variety of Small, Medium, and Enterprise customers throughout New Zealand and abroad.

We are a vibrant IT support team with outstanding technical capacity focused on creating an exceptional support experience for our customers, while making a positive difference in the community where we live and work.

We provide exceptional service and unique insights that empowers organizations to achieve great things while positively impacting our community.

 At Synergy Technologies we are guided by these values:

  • People First
  • Always Listening
  • Always Learning
  • Always with Integrity

As part of our commitment to “People First”, a percentage of all services revenue is donated to support those in need in our community via our community organisation partners.

For more information, click here to read more about Our Community Focus

Given the nature of the IT industry and the variety of challenging work involved in providing our clients and customers with competitive products and services, it is important that you understand what is required in the various aspects of the business. As a result, you will be required to carry out a variety of different responsibilities.

The ideal candidate will have:

  • AWS / MS Azure / GCP Cloud provider knowledge  
  • Deployment, Configuration Management and build tools – Terraform, Artifactory, Gradle, Maven etc. 
  • Infrastructure as Code tools Terraform, CloudFormation 
  • Networking and network infrastructure knowledge 
  • Unix / Linux administration including scripting with Bash, Go and/or Python 
  • Docker, Kubernetes and serverless technologies 
  • Development or scripting experience Go / Java / C# / Python / NodeJS 
  • Experience with Check MK, Nagios, Logstash, FluentD, Grafana, Jenkins, ELK stack  etc 
  • Problem solving and problem analysis 
  • Excellent communication skills, both oral and written 
  • Hold a current unrestricted NZ drivers licence 

Added bonus would be knowledge of:

  • Database MySQL, MS SQL server, PostgreSQL etc.  administration and support 
  • Development or scripting experience Go / Java / C# / Python / NodeJS 
  • Kafka and event streaming technologies 
  • Continuous integration/delivery/deployment (Jenkins / Github Actions / Bitbucket Pipelines)  
  • Background in some form of programming and or scripting Python / Go / Java / .Net / NodeJS 

NB: Due to border restrictions, we are only able to consider candidates currently residing in New Zealand with full work eligibility, or NZ citizens/residents returning home in 2020.

    To apply for this job, please fill in the above form or contact us on [email protected] should you require more information. Please use “Site Reliability / Dev-Ops Engineer” as a subject reference.