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==Immigration requirements==
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* [http://glossary.immigration.govt.nz/australiancitizensandresidents.htm Australian] citizens and permanent residents do not usually need a visa to travel to New Zealand.
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* If you are from a visa-waiver country (including USA, most of the EU, Japan) and intending to visit for no more three months, then you do not need a visa.
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* Check the [http://www.immigration.govt.nz/migrant/stream/visit/ Immigration New Zealand website] for details
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* [http://www.customs.govt.nz/inprivate/Pages/default.aspx Customs] advice for visiting New Zealand. Note that New Zealand has stronger restrictions on bringing in food and other products that may host agricultural pests than most countries.
  
Looking for a new job?  Come and hear pitches. Looking for people?  Append your contact details and basic info, and come along to pitch and meet candidates.
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==Flying to Auckland==
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* [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Auckland_Airport Auckland] is New Zealand's biggest airport, and the fourth biggest in Australasia, meaning you can fly directly from any airport in the Pacific.  
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* The conference is taking place near the summer holiday peak so you will need to book your flights and accommodation as early as possible to get the cheapest rates.
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* Flying from the US? Remember that you're flying into the future! Don't forget to take this into account and check what day and local time you arrive.
  
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==Driving to Auckland==
 
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* It takes around 8 hours to drive from Wellington to Auckland
== Hiring ==
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=== Example Corp: John Example +61 1234 5678 ===
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''Location'': Tropical Beach, Antartica
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We are hiring a junior and a senior penguin frobnosticator; our team frobnosticates various mammals in our Antartica lab.  You can
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get more details on [http://example.com Our Web Page], or grab me at the pub on Wednesday.
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=== Facebook Inc: [https://www.linkedin.com/in/cooperlees Cooper Lees] +1 650 798 7815 cooper@fb.com ===
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''Location'': Menlo Park, CA, USA (possible other locations)
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We are hiring for many roles, but for skillful Linux individuals like yourself a Production Engineer role should interest you: [https://www.facebook.com/careers/department?dept=infrastructure&req=a0IA0000006cQPSMA2 Production Engineer]
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<p>''tl;dr:'' Support many of our Infrastructure services powering Facebook.com - e.g. Web infrastructure, Messaging, Traffic, Network and Security are some of the Productions Engineering positions available.</p>
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=== Realestate.com.au: [http://au.linkedin.com/in/jturegano Javier Turegano] -  [https://twitter.com/setoide @setoide] ===
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''Location'': Melbourne, Australia
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Among other roles that are open at the moment, check [http://careers.realestate.com.au careers.realestate.com.au] for the full list, we have a couple of [http://gia.careers.realestate.com.au/ Site Performance and Availability engineer roles] open.
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If you are interested in been part of a world class engineering team, build and maintain the infrastructure that supports one of Australia's biggest websites and international real estate websites and work in a challenging/dynamic workplace come and have a chat with me about the opportunities.
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=== [http://www.canonical.com Canonical] - [http://au.linkedin.com/in/bradleywmarshall Brad Marshall] brad.marshall@canonical.com ===
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''Location'': World wide (work from home)
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Canonical provides one of the world leading Linux distributions, Ubuntu, and needs more skilled Linux types - both for sysadmin and development positions.  In particular, we are looking for [https://ldd.tbe.taleo.net/ldd01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CANONICAL&cws=1&rid=835 sysadmins] and [https://ldd.tbe.taleo.net/ldd01/ats/careers/requisition.jsp?org=CANONICAL&cws=1&rid=890 Cloud Reliability Engineers].  For all our positions please see [http://www.canonical.com/careers all our jobs]
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Revision as of 21:59, 29 December 2014

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Immigration requirements

  • Australian citizens and permanent residents do not usually need a visa to travel to New Zealand.
  • If you are from a visa-waiver country (including USA, most of the EU, Japan) and intending to visit for no more three months, then you do not need a visa.
  • Check the Immigration New Zealand website for details
  • Customs advice for visiting New Zealand. Note that New Zealand has stronger restrictions on bringing in food and other products that may host agricultural pests than most countries.

Flying to Auckland

  • Auckland is New Zealand's biggest airport, and the fourth biggest in Australasia, meaning you can fly directly from any airport in the Pacific.
  • The conference is taking place near the summer holiday peak so you will need to book your flights and accommodation as early as possible to get the cheapest rates.
  • Flying from the US? Remember that you're flying into the future! Don't forget to take this into account and check what day and local time you arrive.

Driving to Auckland

  • It takes around 8 hours to drive from Wellington to Auckland