Who are we looking for?

Making world-leading software for the cinema industry using the latest technologies, we offer a fun, agile and collaborative working environment. We continue to innovate and build our reputation as one of the best Kiwi tech companies to work for.

Joining our Cloud Engineer (Infrastructure) team you will ensure seamless operational efficiencies, collectively ensuring that the Vista Cloud and VMS offering maintains the highest levels of services and availability for our customers, utilizing internal systems to build, monitor, and alleviate any issues in our hosted cloud environments.

About the role

Service Operations Management

  • Ensure a high-level quality of services provided by all our offices
  • Ensure that systems, processes, and methodologies as specified are followed to ensure effective monitoring, control, and support of service delivery
  • Ensure the company tools and information systems are utilized correctly and relevant information is provided
  • Ensure effective monitoring, control, and support of service delivery

Product and Technical Support

  • Remain current on all aspects of Vista Cloud technology, deployment, and operational processes
  • Train local internal support teams and act as the escalation point for queries related to Vista Cloud and VMS
  • Provide technical advice and assistance for staff across Vista on difficult business and software related issues
  • Provide a resolution path for issues, whether hands-on assistance or simply direction on how to approach issue resolution
  • A key contact point for any technical issues encountered by staff in the overseas offices

Customer Service

  • Provide technical advice and assistance on tough installations or configurations where these have been escalated to the Team Lead / Head of Cloud Operations
  • Travels when required

Technical Support

  • Use internal systems to resolve Project and Incident related work
  • Conduct regular reviews of work quality and throughput with the Head of Cloud Operations and other Managers (NZ and overseas), and drill down into the analysis of any problems where required to ensure consistency of approach and that standards are being maintained
  • Provide advice to the Development Team on possible solutions to software problems found by the Services team or managed service team
  • Work as part of the DevOps team to resolve Managed Services Incidents
  • Pro-actively works on creating Monitoring Scripts and manages the internal systems to gain operational efficiencies at Scale

Additional Responsibilities

  • Assist the Project Management Office (PMO) with Statement of Work (SoW) scoping and technical reviews
  • Utilize appropriate tools like ClickUp, SmartSheet, Wrike, and Manage Engine, to log requests with the services team.
  • Assist Account Managers, Business Development, Product, and Engineering with technical pre-sales conversations relating to Vista Cloud
  • Create material for monthly reports on Vista Cloud operational performance as required

About Vista

Vista is a world-leading company that makes software for the cinema industry. Started in Auckland, New Zealand, over 25 years ago, we now serve cinemas, film distributors, and moviegoers worldwide.

Our HQ is in the City Works Depot in Auckland. We have offices and subsidiary companies in Sydney, Los Angeles, London, Amsterdam, Cape Town, Shanghai, Mexico City, and Kuala Lumpur. We use the latest technologies and offer a fun, agile and collaborative environment. We continue to innovate and build our reputation as one of the best Kiwi tech companies to work for.

The Cloud Engineer (Infrastructure) Role

Qualifications and experience:

  • Relevant degree in technology (preferred)
  • ITIL qualification (preferred)
  • Azure or AWS Certification
  • Strong Administrator Experience MCSE / MCSA Az 104 AZ 301, AZ 900
  • ITSM Service desks Like ConnectWise, Zendesk
  • APM Tools (Application Monitoring tools) SolarWinds, Dynatrace, Azure App insights, etc.
  • Strong understanding of Active Directory, Domains, DNS, DHCP
  • Strong understating of IP / networking and enterprise architecture
  • Strong understanding of firewalling, Security, and compliance related elements
  • Knowledge of DevOps / Repo, deployment pipelines, and approval processes for IaC (infrastructure as code)
  • Strong SQL Admin experience
  • Understating of distributed architecture, service mesh, of AKS or Kubernetes
  • Medium-level T SQL experience
  • Knowledge of API’s
  • Willingness to learn and grow into a IaC space

Strongly Desired:

  • Passion for learning
  • Dedication to creating great outcomes for customers and staff
  • Interest in the cinema industry
  • Commitment to excellent customer service
  • Ability to develop and maintain positive and collaborative working relationships with staff and customers
  • Creates positive and collaborative team environment
  • Ability to work on several tasks or projects simultaneously, prioritizing and following through to successful outcomes
  • Ability to effectively manage a varied and busy workload and to meet deadlines
  • Some project management experience
  • Friendly, positive personality, and excellent interpersonal skills


You will be supported to continually learn and improve your tech skills, share knowledge and ideas in the team, and be part of a dynamic and open culture.

We have a range of benefits that include:

  • Excellent work/life balance, including a 4 ½ day working week
  • Hybrid working
  • Medical and Life insurance
  • Extended sick leave, paid parental leave and wellness benefits
  • Strong mentoring & career development focus
  • Fun team events including the Vista Innovation cup and our Christmas party

If you enjoy a challenge and working in a dynamic and collaborative team, you’ll love working at Vista.

We value inclusivity celebrate diversity and are committed to offering equal opportunity to our staff and candidates — regardless of gender, age, race, ethnicity, marital status, disability, sex, sexual orientation, religious, ethical beliefs or political opinion. This commitment is reflected in all our employment policies and procedures.

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