Network Engineer

Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Canberra
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2020-03-29
Reference: V-37322
Contact Name: Joanne Finchett
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 30, 2020 15:15

Job Description

Seeking a Network Engineer to deliver a range of technical capabilities to the Department in a key capability domain

The Role:

The successful candidate will need highly developed network design and configuration skills and a proven ability to work with an integrated team of technical and non-technical personnel. This role will be responsible for designing, building, and implementation of a network consisting of Cisco, HPE, Palo Alto and VMware NSX components. Please be advised, given the current climate, all shortlisted applicants will likely be interviewed via telephone or VTC mechanisms.

Skills and Experience Required:
Essential Criteria

  • Experience in complex ICT network design and maintenance.
  • Demonstrated experience in all aspects of communications infrastructure, internal and external, remote access, public and private, WAN and LAN.
  • Produce network designs, design patterns, configurations, and documentation in accordance with ASD policies and procedures.
  • Work with systems architects to engineer network device configurations, network capacity, and capability and performance analysis.
  • Implementation, configuration and maintenance of devices including Cisco, HPE and Vmware NSX components.
  • Develop procedures and undertake routine installations and de-installations of hardware and/or software.
  • Use network management software and tools to investigate and diagnose network problems, collect performance statistics and create reports.
  • Excellent oral and written communications skills
Desirable Criteria

  • Plan work and lead small teams of technical specialists.
  • Strong administrative and time management skills, with the ability to effectively prioritise work, allocate tasks and to work independently when required.
Location and Contract Term:

Canberra based. 12 Month Contract with 1 x 12 Months extensions

Security Requirements:

Must be an Australian Citizen. NV1 Security Clearance Required

How to Apply:

Applications close 9 April  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