Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-12-18 00:00:00
Reference: V-36963
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 18, 2019 13:29

Job Description

Seeking a Network Engineer who will be responsible for providing assistance in the delivery of a range of technical capabilities to the organisation.

The Role:
The key elements of the work include:

The Network Engineer roles will be responsible for the implementation and support of a new system, including maintenance of a small number of legacy systems.
The primary focus for these roles will be the administration of firewall security policies, Internet gateway, and the provision on VMware NSX components to help with the expansion of the new system and facilitate the transition of communications infrastructure from one network to another.
The successful candidates will need strong network implementation and configuration skills and a proven ability to work within an integrated team of technical and non-technical personnel.

Selection criteria
Essential criteria

  • Demonstrated experience of 3+ years in ICT network implementation, configuration, and maintenance including Cisco, HPE, and Palo Alto firewalls
  • Demonstrated experience in all aspects of communications infrastructure, internal and external, remote access, public and private clouds, WAN, LAN, and Internet gateways
  • Demonstrated knowledge of software defined networking (SDN) used within Data Centres
  • Demonstrated experience in the production of network configurations and associated documentation
  • Demonstrated experience in using network management software and tools to investigate and diagnose network problems, collect performance statistics and create reports
  • Ability to work with Senior Network Engineers to develop device configurations, network capacity, capability and performance analysis
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
Desirable criteria
  • Experience in the configuration and maintenance VMware NSX components will be highly considered

Location and Contract Term:

The role is based in Canberra, 5 Month Contract with 1 x 6 Months extension options

Security Requirements:

Applicants must be Australian Citizens. NV1 Security clearance is required.

How to Apply:

Applications close 16 January 2020  

Please upload your resume to apply. Please note you may need to complete selection criteria to complete this application process. We will be in touch with instructions for suitably skilled candidates

Call Jo Finchett 1300 944 936 for any further information