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Job description

Engage Squared is an award-winning, fast-growing company that believes in great workplace culture and investing in our people. We hire great people, work on interesting projects with amazing customers, and invest in our team; and we've just been named Microsoft Partner of the Year, Australia and one of the best places to work in the Australian tech industry in the Australian Financial Review's BOSS Best Places to Work list.

As a Microsoft Gold Partner, we specialise in creating modern workplaces with Microsoft technologies; helping organisations to work better, together, faster. Our vision is to create a world where every employee has access to the tools, knowledge, and information that they need to enjoy work. Using modern work technologies, we can free employees from the friction of inefficient business processes, and fill gaps in knowledge or support from their team, leaders, and leadership, so that they are empowered to be productive.

We have offices across Australia, NZ, Japan, and Eastern Europe. This role is open to anyone located anywhere in New Zealand, where Wellington is the preferred location and the future potential of working in any of the Australian offices if desired.

Our successful technology consultancy undertakes projects for a variety of large organisations. With an impressive roster of clients, including ANZ, BNZ, MetLife Care, Westpac, BUPA, Governments at all levels across Australia, Origin Energy and Mirvac, you’ll be contributing to a growing team famed for their expertise in connecting people with technology.

We pride ourselves on being a fun, innovative and collaborative organisation that practices what we preach and delivers great customer results.

Key responsibilities:

The successful candidate will be prepared to assist through multiple stages of a customer engagement cycle, including:

  • Initial customer engagement and technical pre-sales assistance,
  • Technical design, detailed solution design and implementation of business solutions based on Office 365, with particular focus on SharePoint,
  • Managing development teams throughout the delivery of software development projects,
  • Setting up the project for technical success by implementing good Azure DevOps processes, pipelines and more
  • Peer reviewing code submitted by the development team
  • Owning your own backlog of development tasks - including the development of SPFx, SharePoint and Azure based components
  • Being a point of technical escalation for the development team
  • Owning work-streams and projects, and taking responsibility for their delivery,
  • Light touch project management and budget control of your projects,
  • Leading the production of technical and user documentation, and operational hand-over,
  • Providing technical and end user training to both internal and external clients, and
  • Working both on and off-site with clients.

Skills & Experience:

  • Either a Computer Science Degree or Programming Diploma using web technologies,
  • Experience on Microsoft 365 platforms is desired but not required as the training will be provided,
  • Any knowledge of current and future trends in the delivery of Office 365 and Azure based solutions, in particular the PowerPlatform and PowerShell,
  • Proven experience with front-end web technologies, including JavaScript, React, Bootstrap, jQuery, SASS, Underscore
  • Ability to work from own initiative and within a team environment,
  • Self-motivated and driven to achieve professional success in a consulting environment,
  • Ability to manage workload and time according to set deadlines