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Stantec Data & Systems Engineer - Christchurch, Dunedin or Wellington in Wellington, New Zealand


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Communities are fundamental. Whether around the corner or across the globe, they provide a foundation, a sense of place and of belonging. That's why at Stantec, we always design with community in mind .

We care about the communities we serve—because they're our communities too. We're designers, engineers, scientists, and project managers, innovating together at the intersection of community, creativity, and client relationships. Balancing these priorities results in projects that advance the quality of life in communities across the globe.

The infrastructure industry is changing and needs a more digital focus. Help us leverage technology to change the way we do work for our clients.

Technical Role:

•\tSupport the data analytics focused projects for the Digital Practice at a systems level

•\tDatabase administration, cloud-based server configuration, port assignments and permissions/security management

•\tFront end web page development, user interface development and testing

•\tFulfil role of Project Manager or Project Technical Lead in delivering projects internally

•\tEnsure the delivery of robust data analytics and system design on time and within budget

•\tEnsure robust best practice for data analytics is undertaken across all your work

•\tSupport the uptake and implementation of data analytics best practice across the wider Digital Practice.

About the role:

•\tContribute to the full range of research, investigation, analysis, assessment, modelling, design, reporting, and presentation tasks with a focus on Data Analytics Projects and SaaS-related products.

•\tLead the delivery of projects internally and externally

•\tProvide technical mentoring and coaching to junior team members

•\tDelegating tasks and set deadlines for junior team members

•\tEmpower the team through your influence to deliver the Data, Analytics, and Insights Discipline Strategy

•\tStrive for continuous improvement, efficiency and effectiveness in undertaking all tasks and responsibilities

•\tBuild strong relationships and a sharing-culture across the Data, Analytics, and Insight’s discipline

•\tEncourage creativity and innovation

Business Development (Supporting Group Manager & CSMs):

•\tIdentify and understand market trends, pursue opportunities and win revenue generating work from existing clients in the Water and Transport sectors.

•\tSupport the development of new client offerings such as Software as a Service opportunities

•\tContribute to preparation of tenders and proposals as required

Technical requirements:

•\tCloud infrastructure/architecture experience

•\tWorking knowledge of SQL

•\tExperience in R, Python, web development

•\tStrong knowledge in mathematics (particularly stats)


Data & Systems Engineer - Christchurch, Dunedin or Wellington


To be successful for this role you'll need:

• An aptitude for computing, data and technology. Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Science or Mathematics, Geography or Environmental Sciences.

• Demonstrated ability to understand problems and develop creative solutions

• Competent in relevant technical fields, including use of software and computer systems

• A real interest in developing automated systems

• Competent communicator (both written and verbal)

Employment Type: Full-Time

Job Type: Regular

Job Category: Engineering Other, GIS, Modeller, Technology

Preferred Specifications:

What we offer

Along with a competitive salary we offer many other benefits to ensure your professional development & wellbeing is ongoing.

•\tFlexible Working Arrangements including purchasing up to 4 weeks additional leave and provision for school term contracts, job sharing and part time employment.

•\tLearning and Talent Development Programs including global programmes, online learning and on-the-job learning

•\tMentoring for your own development

•\tProfessional Memberships

•\tHealth Insurance – Income Continuance Insurance (ICI) – Life Insurance

•\tService Recognition Awards

•\tEmployee Assistance Program

How to apply

Please apply directly online.

No Agency CVs will be accepted.

About Stantec:

The Stantec community unites approximately 22,000 employees working in over 350 locations across six continents. We collaborate across disciplines and industries to bring water, transport and infrastructure projects to life. Our work from initial project concept and planning through design, construction and commissioning is built on a nearly 200-year history. So, when we take on a project, we see the opportunity to make a lasting connection with the people and places where we live and work.

Location :

New Zealand-Christchurch, New Zealand-Dunedin, New Zealand-Wellington


New Zealand


Canterbury, Otago, Wellington