Senior Developer - SharePoint / .Net
Controller and Auditor - General
Wellington - Wellington
2d ago
source : New Zealand Government Jobs

Job Description

Senior Developer SharePoint / .NET

The Office of the Auditor-General Te Mana Arotake (the Office) is focused on significantly enhancing its influence and impact on the public sector to deliver better results for Aotearoa New Zealand.

The Office is dedicated to making a difference to the lives of New Zealanders, by helping to continuously improve the public's trust in public services and the value those services deliver.

The Office of the Auditor-General is looking for a Senior Developer SharePoint / .NET to join our Information Services Group and be our subject matter expert in all SharePoint / .

NET and workflow solutions. The Office is embarking on a significant programme of technology uplift. One of our main strategic objectives is to increase the use of Cloud technology.

The Senior Developer SharePoint / .NET role presents an exciting opportunity to be involved in carrying out this major initiative.

Reporting to the Manager, Information Systems, the role is part of a small hands-on team. You'll be working to ensure that the SharePoint platform, applications, and workflows are efficient, effective, and continually improved.

This may include preparing and executing migration to a future platform.

This role involves technical leadership in the development, deployment, maintenance, and enhancement of SharePoint / .NET solutions.

A range of other skills and qualities will be required for the applicant to be successful.

To be successful in the role, you'll :

  • have excellent written and verbal communication skills;
  • be a strong team player and contribute positively to your team;
  • have strong planning and self-management disciplines and remain highly effective when unsupervised;
  • be a proactive problem solver able to identify and resolve issues in a timely fashion;
  • have at least five years' practical experience of modern systems development methodologies;
  • have at least three years' SharePoint development experience and a high level of skill in relevant programming languages;
  • have training and relevant levels of technical experience in some or all the following technologies :
  • SharePoint 2013 / 2016 / Online, Office 365, Microsoft Teams (3+ years);
  • Nintex or other workflow tool (3+ years);
  • ShareGate or similar migration tool (2+ years);
  • Microsoft ASP.NET, Visual Basic.NET, C# (5+ years); and
  • HTML, JavaScript, PowerShell (5+ years);
  • have two years or more experience in technical Microsoft SQL Server database design and development mentoring and training experience; and
  • have a good understanding of best practice data security and access controls.
  • Ideally, you'll also have :

  • a relevant tertiary qualification and / or a professional qualification;
  • solution design and / or cloud migration experience; and
  • project or change management experience.
  • Our benefits

  • Learning and development opportunities.
  • Flexible working.
  • A unique operating environment with Parliament.
  • What we stand for

    People matter Our independence is critical We act with integrity and courage We're here to make a difference

    We need a more diverse workforce that reflects contemporary New Zealand. We welcome applicants from all backgrounds. If you have any support or access requirements, we encourage you to tell us when you apply so that we can assist you through the recruitment process.

    You must be able to gain and maintain a Confidential national security clearance. Ordinarily, this means that you must be a New Zealand citizen, be a permanent resident, or hold a current residency class visa and intend to become a citizen when eligible.

    You must have a five-year checkable background in NZ, UK, USA, Canada, or Australia.

    For more information, please contact Sandy Hoggarth on 04 917 1500 or recruitment

    To find out more about us, see our websites : and

    You must apply online, including your CV and cover letter, at (the application form and position description are there too).

    Applications close Sunday 9 August 2020.

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