Technology Manager


A connected and informed Aotearoa | Kia kōtuia, kia mārama anō a Aotearoa

RNZ is changing and developing and a new opportunity to make a real impact has arrived. We are looking for new leadership within the Technology & Operations group. Senior roles like this don’t happen that often so if you think you have what it takes, kia kaha koe!

RNZ is New Zealand's leading Public broadcaster. We produce, commission and deliver multimedia content to the audiences of Aotearoa including our radio brands: RNZ National, Concert and Pacific along with our highly trusted News, our award-winning podcasts and a wide range of digital content for all New Zealanders.

The Technology Manager will be critical in shaping the technology services to support strategy at RNZ both now and in the future.

Leading and managing our most valuable resources, our people at RNZ will be at the heart of what we do.

Reporting to the Chief Technology and Operations Manager, this role can be Auckland or Wellington based.

Key areas of responsibility:

  • Corporate IT, Production systems, Broadcast systems, Delivery systems, Transmission including RNZ’s Radio transmission assets
  • Team of 13 kaimahi
  • Risk and resiliency management for continuity of RNZ core services
  • Continuous Improvement

You will ideally have 10 + years in a similar technical role and strength and experience within the radio, media production, broadcast and delivery is valuable.

You will be Leadership focussed – inclusive, collaborative and communicative with a focus on use of technology to enable the business.

If this sounds like you, apply to join the RNZ team today!

Applications close: Tuesday, 26 January 2021

RNZ is committed to the principles and practices of Equal Employment Opportunity and welcomes applicants reflecting New Zealand’s cultural and ethnic diversity.

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Permanent Full Time

Job no: 520

Location: Wellington, Auckland

Closing Date: Tuesday, 26 January 2021