What do our IT Candidates say about Sunstone?


“Paul helped me secure an IT position in Christchurch. He took time to meet with me, really find out and understand my previous roles, skills and experience, as well as my personal motivations and job requirements. He placed me in a company and role that is a 100% fit, being nothing but professional, approachable and efficient.”

Tara - Software Business Analyst, Christchurch NZ

“Paul has a great understanding of both the candidates talents and the clients needs to create a perfect match which benefits both parties. There is absolutely no doubt in my mind that you should use Paul to find you that next great role or that perfect fit for your team” 

Kevin - Software Developer Contractor, Christchurch NZ


“Paul has the inside knowledge about which employers are currently hiring and what kind of people they are looking for. He conveys an accurate representation of the work environment and strives to understand your needs to ensure you will be a good fit for the organisation. Paul is very helpful and friendly – a pleasure to work with!”

Dan - Senior Software Developer, Christchurch NZ


“Paul has been a huge help getting me a job in the IT industry. He is friendly and approachable, and is widely knowledgeable about the industry. As a new graduate he not only knew of suitable jobs for me to get my foot in the door, he checked in to see how I was going during the first few weeks and to help with any questions I had. I would highly recommend him as an IT recruiter.”

Sandra - Software Developer (Mobile Apps), Christchurch NZ


"Paul was proactive, friendly and professional in helping me find my ideal role. I would sincerely recommend him for software development roles in Christchurch."

Jason – Software Team Leader, Christchurch NZ



Kia ora koutou, I love getting people IT jobs as I'm passionate about technology & people.

I work closely with Christchurch, South Island & New Zealand businesses to attract the best IT Talent locally, nationally & from across the globe to Aotearoa. I'm an IT Recruitment Consultant specialising within Information Technology focusing on roles around Software Product Development (Web, Mobile, Big Data, AI, ML, Blockchain) & Systems / Infrastructure / Networks.

What makes me different than most IT Recruiters?

***I like to understand your needs face-to-face as I'm an expert in Organisational Psychology
***I'm a career IT Recruiter having studied my BA in Psychology
***I love technology & have even designed some of my own websites & enjoy Digital SEO/SEM
***Working & travelling internationally has given me a large global network of IT Professionals

Specialties: IT industry specialist recruiting candidates both permanent & contract involved in or around software product development roles include: Software Developers/Architects, Agile Business Analysts, Software Testers, Automation Test Engineers, Product Owners/Managers, DevOps, Development Managers, Web Designers/Developers, UI/UX, Data Scientists, Data Engineers, Data Analysts, Project Managers, DevOps, DBAs, IT / Service Managers, CIO/CTOs, Infrastructure Consultants, GIS, Digital Marketers, SysAdmins, Network / Systems Engineers, IT Sales Executives / IT BDMs / IT Account Managers.

We specialise in both Permanent IT Placements & short-term & long-term IT Contract Assignments

Here's some of the IT Industry jobs we recruit for in a bit more detail:

We also have experience within Human Resources, GIS, Digital & Automation Marketing, Finance, Construction, Engineering, Public Sector & Local Government appointing Senior Leaders & Management



Please feel free to send your CV to paul@sunstonetalent.com


OR if you are thinking of a move (haven't updated your CV) I'd love to find out more about you - let's catch up for a coffee (locally) or skype (nationally/internationally) please email me paul@sunstonetalent.com or call me on 021 532 008

Looking for some tips & tricks for IT job hunting? Check out our Candidate Resources please click here


Paul paddleboarding on Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown, NZ photo by Sunstone

Paul paddleboarding on Lake Wakatipu, Queenstown, NZ photo by Sunstone