Absolute IT Recruitment

Absolute IT is a specialist recruitment company operating across New Zealand solely in the ICT market.

Our approach is to properly understand our clients so we can recruit the right people for them.  We use innovative marketing and advertising techniques and have a reputation for our smart ideas and smart staff.

Absolute IT was established in Wellington in 2000, opening our Auckland branch in 2004, our Hamilton branch in 2012 and Christchurch in 2013.  All of our staff go through a rigorous hiring and induction process.  We are proud to say that we have an excellent retention record, with robust career management progression. We believe we have the best team in the market.

We’re proud to be 100% New Zealand owned yet with a global focus.  We share the common vision of being New Zealand’s top recruitment company. This means being the best connected, the most knowledgeable and the most effective in meeting our clients’ needs and our job seeker’s needs – our success comes from your success.

Absolute IT is built on honesty, integrity and the ability to provide quality people solutions to our information technology business partners through employing the right people, utilising leading edge technology, and effective marketing and advertising.

We are part of the AWF Madison Group which has grown to become New Zealand’s largest recruitment company and only staffing provider listed on the NZX.

Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Hamilton, New Zealand
ABOUT THE COMPANY Our client is a  commercial provider of analytical services to a wide range of customers in New Zealand and overseas. Over 400 staff are employed by the organisation, which is recognised as being a leading New Zealand analytical services provider. ABOUT THE ROLE Our client has embarked on a significant digital transformation programme. They  are modernising their bespoke management system , creating new ways of interfacing with our clients and upgrading our business processes. They  are looking for a C# Senior Developer/Lead Developer with hands on WPF experience to help shape their digital future. This challenging, yet highly rewarding role will give you the chance to make your mark on the business by helping us improve our processes, shape the way we do business and make this ambitious programme a success. DUTIES Provide technical leadership  to the team. Design / Architect solutions and...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Hamilton, New Zealand
ABOUT THE COMPANY Our client is a  commercial provider of analytical services to a wide range of customers in New Zealand and overseas. Over 400 staff are employed by the organisation, which is recognised as being a leading New Zealand analytical services provider. They are 100% kiwi owned and grown succesful company and truly nuture talent in their organisation. ABOUT THE ROLE My client is looking for a talented  C# developer  whose main focus will be  developing backend microservices written in C#, however they are expected to be able to work across the full stack. They will also be expected to configure Linux based AWS infrastructure in preparation to run the microservices.  As a C# developer you will be responsible to produce microservices and web pages written in Microsoft C# and Angular that comply with the designs of the solution architect, ensuring that the code is well commented and documented. This must be done in accordance with...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Hamilton, New Zealand
ABOUT THE COMPANY Our client a well-established innovative Hamilton-based company with operations in New Zealand, Australia, Asia, Africa, USA, Canada, the UK and Europe and exports to over 130 countries. Their culture is entrepreneurial in spirit, complex, challenging and ever changing and the business offers New Zealand based candidates unrivalled globally focused career paths. ABOUT THE ROLE My client is looking for two embedded software engineer  with a focus on C++ application development , they are working on some challenging projects and need the talent who will bring their software design and developing, debugging and maintaining source code skills to this role. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Min. 3 years of commercial development experience. Proficient in C++ Experience application development using RTOS (e.g. FreeRTOS, embedded Linux, etc.) Experience with embedded database designs, DAO, Sqlite. Experience in Object Oriented...
Oct 30, 2020
Contractor
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
Are you either a Ruby Developer with extensive Ruby on Rails (RoR) or a Ruby on Rails expert (with other Programming languages)? Have you built highly scalable applications?  If so, we strongly recommend that you read on! This is a large SaaS Organisation with massive ongoing growth due to a very large and positive business transformation. The company is based in Central Auckland however,  Remote Work permitted (within NZ only). The organisation are already a highly secure entity with a large development team throughout the country. Their vision now is to further add substantial growth to the Auckland division. Within these roles you will use your in depth and senior expertise on developing a number of structures for Web Services, Web Pages and Databases alike through your expertise in either Ruby, Java or other based development while having the existing capability to add a Full Stack ‘flair’ using multiple Frameworks and Front End...
Oct 30, 2020
Contractor
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
Would you like to have the option of working from your home? Are you either a Ruby Developer with extensive Ruby on Rails (RoR) or a Ruby on Rails expert (with other Programming languages)? Have you built highly scalable applications?  If so, we strongly recommend that you read on! This is a large SaaS Organisation with massive ongoing growth due to a very large and positive business transformation. The company is based in Central Auckland however,  Remote Work permitted (within NZ only).  The organisation are already a highly secure entity with a large development team throughout the country. Their vision now is to further add substantial growth to the Auckland division. Within these roles you will use your in depth and senior expertise on developing a number of structures for Web Services, Web Pages and Databases alike through your expertise in either Ruby, Java or other based development while having the existing capability to add a Full...
Oct 30, 2020
Contractor
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
• Contract opportunity • Migration from NearPoint Mimosa to Exchange Online • Wellington based offices ABOUT THE ROLE Our client is seeking expertise to manage a migration of historical data from NearPoint Mimosa through to Exchange Online. You will be across the planning stages of the migration, providing guidance on the tools and infrastructure needed, through to the execution of the migration and reconciliation of data. SKILLS & EXPERIENCE • Experience working with NearPoint Mimosa • Ideally experience managing managing Mimosa to Exchange Online or similar migrations This is a 2 month contract opportunity   NOTE to overseas enquiries and non-NZ residents: Whereas we welcome international enquiries, only applicants that are legally entitled to work in New Zealand and can make themselves available for interviews in New Zealand will be considered for advertised positions. Others may not necessarily be responded to.
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
•End to end design and build Cloud Infrastructure (Microsoft) consultancy position. •Major NZ managed services organisation, providing outcomes to prominent employers across the country. •Great benefits package, exposure to industry qualifications. Your New Company:   A significant player in the NZ managed services market, providing a range of Cloud, Infrastructure, Modern Workplace, Network and Security solutions.   What will you do?   Working closely with a Principal Consultant and a team of engineers, you will provide design, architecture and technical leadership skills, overseeing the delivery of various cloud infrastructure solutions. You may have a predominant focus on an individual large customer, or work across a range of customers and initiatives.   Leadership, ownership and accountability are important for the success of a Senior Consultant.    A day in the life: -Provide advice, consultation, and technical...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
ABOUT THE COMPANY Our client plays a critical part in improving the economic and social wellbeing of New Zealanders and have embarked on an exciting ten-year journey of change. ABOUT THE ROLE As the Cloud Specialist you will have a strong technical background who excels at both analytical and system thinking and have in-depth knowledge of managing Microsoft services. You will have a high level of understanding within an operational ICT environment.  SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Strong experience managing all Microsoft services (Azure AD, Azure Identity Services, Intune, Microsoft 365 etc) Experience in PowerShell or other relevant programming language High level of experience developing strategy/roadmaps for services Able to to provide advice on device selection, and assist team troubleshooting issues  Experience working in both BAU and Project spaces   NOTE to overseas enquiries and non-NZ residents: Whereas we...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
Test and Automation Engineer Enterprise Applications Join a newly established team, working in a unique and complex environment using modern scaled agile ways of working to deliver technology to support the NZDF. The team: The Enterprise Applications Team monitors, manages and continually improves core enterprise applications, including productivity and application virtualisation, while working closely with other product teams, NZDF customers and business owners to deliver effect to the NZDF. The role: As a Test and Automation Engineer, you will ensure that testing is included in product and solution design upfront, with a mind to maximise automation. You will be responsible for informing development teams of any issues encountered during testing, highlight areas for refinement and provide recommendations based on whether a solution satisfies functional requirements and acceptance and release criteria. You will be responsible for the test strategies, plans...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
Are you are a MS focused Data & BI Architect with very strong Azure Databricks  – please read on. A NZ owned and based specialist in both Cloud and BI/Data Services are further building their headcount due to the large demand of cloud based migrations and integrations.  This presents numerous opportunities to include Senior Consultants, Lead Consultants and the immediate need for a Data Architect. Who should apply for this role? MS Business Intelligence Consultants with formal MS BI Architecture. You will require existing expertise in the Azure Data Stack to include; Azure Data Factory and Azure Data Lake,  What is on offer? – Above Market Salary – Health Insurance (you and the family) – Phone Plan – Ongoing training and Accreditation (where appropriate) – Lots more ABOUT THE ROLE Within this role, you will be responsible for; designing and implementing MS BI Architecture from a MS Azure...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
Calling out to – Kiwi’s & NZ Permanent Residents! (Due to the quarantine measures in place at NZ borders) MS Gold Environment – projects Excellent Salary & Benefits Package Gain exposure to multiple domains and industry leaders Leading Microsoft Partner based across multiple NZ locations are urgently seeking x2 Lead Consultants (x1 Functional and x1 Technical) to work through a number of end-to-end solution delivery projects. The core priority is ensuring that Dynamics 365 – ‘Business Central’ (ex- NAV) can be deployed, upgraded and fully integrated with a number of Enterprise Firms across Auckland. If you are either already in NZ or otherwise offshore but holding NZ Permanent Residency or Citizenship (thus being allowed to enter the country and quarantining for 2 weeks) then we have several exciting and rare opportunities. What is in it for you? Salary of up to $145,000 Base KiwiSaver...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
• Development opportunity within a fast paced, dynamic environment • Unique not-for-profit organisation with global reach • Porirua based  ABOUT THE COMPANY Global consulting business that supports a mix of small to medium businesses with a range of business advisory, coaching, consulting and training programs. This is a business with strong, hardworking and progressive commercial acumen who channels all profits back into community focused initiatives.  ABOUT THE ROLE You will be utilising your .Net development skills within a high functioning, software development team. You will have the opportunity to work with the latest technologies, and share your knowledge in a professional environment where new ideas are celebrated. DUTIES • Develop, maintain, troubleshoot, enhance and document components of your work as per requirements and detailed design • Own one or more of the modules of the project under development •...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
• Technical BA / Systems Analysis opportunity  • Unique not-for-profit organisation with global reach • Porirua based ABOUT THE COMPANY Global consulting business that supports a mix of small to medium businesses with a range of business advisory, coaching, consulting and training programs. This is a business with strong, hardworking and progressive commercial acumen who channels all profits back into community focused initiatives. ABOUT THE ROLE You will be facilitating the successful completion of the build, testing and deployment of software products by acting as a vital link between the business and the Information Technology team. You will have the opportunity to work closely with a collaborative, dedicated team and with the latest tools and technology. DUTIES • Assist with the design, documentation and maintenance of system processes • Define configuration specifications • Analyse systems requirements on a...
Oct 30, 2020
Contractor
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
6 Months Contract  CBD Location Exciting Project to work on  ABOUT THE COMPANY A very reputable organization and one of New Zealand’s leading banking and financial services groups ABOUT THE ROLE Setup the Continuous Delivery practices for the Salesforce Platform within the organization DUTIES • Identify, diagnose, and resolve technical problems relating to inefficiencies in the automated deployment pipelines • Integrate Jenkins for automated build and deployments • Establish, implement and administer best practices with regards to Continuous Integration and deployment • Enforce automation in building, testing and deployment of features to bridge the gap between development and operation activities and teams  SKILLS & EXPERIENCE •Continuous integration and build pipelines experience around the Salesforce Platform •Experience working with Salesforce build tools (e.g....
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
If you are a MS focused Data & BI Architect with solid MS Azure Databricks expertise and seeking the next career peaking opportunity, then this just might be the key to your future – please read on. A NZ owned and based specialist in both Cloud and BI/Data Services are further building their headcount due to the large demand of cloud based migrations and integrations. This presents numerous opportunities to include Senior Consultants, Lead Consultants and the immediate need for a Data Architect. Who should apply for this role? MS Business Intelligence Consultants with formal MS BI Architecture. You will require existing expertise in the Azure Data Stack to include; Azure Data Factory and Azure Data Lake, What is on offer? – Above Market Salary – Health Insurance (you and the family) – Phone Plan – Ongoing training and Accreditation (where appropriate) – Lots more ABOUT THE ROLE Within this role, you will be...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
ABOUT THE COMPANY Based in Auckland, our client are a niche software business providing a top class user experience for their customers. They are currently searching for a  Full-Stack Angular Developer  to join their team as they embark on further global expansion of their product into new markets.   ABOUT THE ROLE As a  Full-Stack Angular Developer  you will be responsible for building, configuring and supporting new products to add to their existing suit of financial software products with focus on  AngularJS and C# .  DUTIES To build, configure and support new products  Resolve issues  Provide assistance with product release and source control Management of different environments  Assist with management reporting SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Must have strong and proven experience working as a Full Stack Developer Excellent web development skills using  C# and AngularJS...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Canterbury, New Zealand
• Full-Time at 37.5 hours per week • Fixed terms contract 12 Months (Renewable) • Development of modern software ABOUT THE ROLE Software implementations of processes for a student management system. Using Agile software development tools. Very exciting opportunity for a Snr Analyst/Developer (API) to join this dynamic team.  SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Python for business in a Linux environment At least 5 years Python experience at a Senior Developer level You should be very comfortable with open-source and web frameworks: Python, RESTful API design and development using the Django Rest Framework over PostgreSQL Familiar with GIT, Jira and Confluence   NOTE to overseas enquiries and non-NZ residents: Whereas we welcome international enquiries, only applicants that are legally entitled to work in New Zealand and can make themselves available for interviews in New Zealand will be considered for advertised positions....
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Canterbury, New Zealand
• Full-Time at 37.5 hours per week • Fixed terms contract 12 Months (Renewable) • Development of modern software ABOUT THE ROLE Software implementations of processes for a student management system. Using Agile software development tools. Very exciting opportunity for a Snr Analyst/Developer to join this dynamic team.  SKILLS & EXPERIENCE At least 5 years experience as a Snr Analyst/Developer using a frontend typescript/javascript framework – e.g. Angular Exeprience with HTML, CSS/SASS Extensive experience with NodeJS Experience with GIT, Jira and Confluence   NOTE to overseas enquiries and non-NZ residents: Whereas we welcome international enquiries, only applicants that are legally entitled to work in New Zealand and can make themselves available for interviews in New Zealand will be considered for advertised positions. Others may not necessarily be responded to.
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
ABOUT THE COMPANY SME New Zealand owned and operated. They are well established leaders in their field. ABOUT THE ROLE You will be working 80% on the backend solutions and 20% full stack. Some development of existing modifications and new funcionalities across the exiting suite of applications. Alongside new development of products in the process of development. DUTIES Work accross all aspects of the software development life cycle from design to delivery  Working with other development team members to thoroughly understand software requirements, deliverables and timelines Unit and system test new functionality, releases and software upgrades Providing support to a wide and varied customer base using existing legacy applications Supporting all pre and post sales activities / some client facing responsibilities Technology integration and delivery of applications SKILLS & EXPERIENCE Experience in any of D3, Pick,...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
•Opportunity to be involved in a revolutionary outcome for this vital NZ Government organisation. •An organisation consisting of passionate people wanting to protect NZers. •Good career opportunity for an intermediate stepping towards a Senior role, flexible work options. ABOUT THE COMPANY Join a vital New Zealand organisation providing important services to the well-being of the nation. Currently going through an exciting period of adopting new technologies and tools for their data strategy and how the organisation/sector visualises business intelligence outcomes. ABOUT THE ROLE As a BI/DWH Developer within this team, you will engage with users across the organisation as part of the adoption of a new visualisation tool and decommissioning of the old. You’ll be involved in the end to end process – back-end ETL processes, through to dashboarding and visualisation. Outside of this, the team is in a major period of change, adopting cloud...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
High profile, household name within the banking sector Auckland CBD + Flexible work from home Hard work & commitment is recognised & financially rewarded ABOUT THE ROLE As a Platform Engineer, you’ll make sure their platforms are robust, value for money and continuously optimised.  You’ll strive to make sure the technology stack is continually enhanced by adding new features and ensuring defects are resolved promptly.  You’ll also contribute to the code base, ensuring it is clean, elegant, reusable, easy to maintain and extend. You’ll also: Make sure platforms and operational issues, defects, maintenance activities are prioritised and provide solutions Own, develop and improve platform engineering tools, processes, and ways of working Pioneer new ideas to improve platform delivery lifecycles from design, code, automation to operational support KEY SKILLS / EXPERIENCE REQUIRED: We’re looking...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Auckland, New Zealand
“Our client is a large BI, Analytics and Data Warehousing organisation who are are currently pushing themselves further ahead of the competition from an Azure Cloud perspective.” Calling all individuals already in NZ OR NZ Residents and Citizens keen to return here ! This is an Employer of Choice and an organisation who provide full encouragement in respect to internal promotion and boosting your career. Who should apply for this role? MS Business Intelligence Consultants with existing commercial experience with MS Azure within Analytics components to include Databricks, Data Factory and Data Lakes. The Azure component needs to be at a high level and clearly defined in your CV. The Essential Components: Data Engineering, Data Modellng, Snowflake Design, Azure Databricks, Azure Data Factory and Azure Data Lake,  ABOUT THE ROLE Within this role, you will be responsible for end to end solutions to include Data...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Wellington, New Zealand
This is a great opportunity to join an innovative Cloud Data and Software Integrator within the private sector.  This organisation has a start up culture, offering the opportunity to work on ground breaking AI an IOT solutions. They have a talented team of creative and passionate people with track records that span a wide range of industries and offer a fun and flexible work environment.   What will you do? This is a full stack development opportunity that will have you working on AWS bespoke development and integration, within a development team of six.  The primary programming language is TypeScript, with good knowledge of modern JavaScript required.  Server-side, Node is their runtime and client-side, the browser is their runtime. In terms of backend development, they utilise the Serverless Framework deployed on AWS including S3, CloudFront, API Gateway, Lambda, Route 53, Aurora Serverless MySQL, DynamoDB, Cognito, CloudFormation, CodeCommit, and...
Oct 30, 2020
Full time
 
Absolute IT Recruitment Tauranga, New Zealand
My client is a multi-award winning firm which is one of the largest in New Zealand. With over 500 employees located at 19 offices throughout the country, it offers solutions and advice to both private and corporate clients. ABOUT THE ROLE My client is looking for a  permanent and  also a 6 months Fixed term Technical Business Analyst   with financial background and experience to join their ICT team based in Tauranga.    The role’s primary focus is to:  Engage with stakeholders and drive a highly collaborative approach to project delivery. Facilitate stakeholder discussions required to drive common understanding and acceptance of project vision. Collaborate and engage with other project team members to drive successful project delivery. Investigate, analyse and recommend suitable business solutions for the business to consider. Champion a best practice approach to business analysis and project delivery. ...
Oct 30, 2020