Senior Network Engineer

Senior Network Engineer

Job Title: Senior Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: City
Salary: Competitive Rate - flexible working arrangements
Start Date: 2021-11-17 00:00:00
Reference: V-40307
Contact Name: Maria Fabello
Contact Email:
Job Published: November 18, 2021 14:04

Job Description

Senior Network Engineer

Application closing date: Thursday 25 November 2021 at 10am (in Canberra)

Location of work: Australian Capital Territory

Estimated start date: 6-12-2021
Length of contract: Up to 30 June 2022

Contract extensions: 2 x up to 12 months options to extend

Security clearance: Must have current negative vetting level 1 clearance



• Produce technical and non-technical documentation

• Produce designs to meet the stated requirements

• Documenting and/or evaluating proposed solutions

• Developing implementation plans and run sheets

• Working with the Department vendors to deliver the required outcome

• Documenting as-built/as-configured

• Documenting and running changes (start to finish) under the ITIL framework

• Updating and maintaining the Department’s documentation and management tools

Please note, flexible working arrangements are supported by the Department of Agriculture, Water and the Environment while COVID restrictions or staged return to workplace conditions are in place, but under normal circumstances this role is expected to be undertaken onsite in Canberra.

Essential criteria

Demonstrated experience in delivering Network Designs and Implementation including: switching, routers, firewalls, VPN, Gateways, network monitoring, WAN Acceleration and Network Security.

Demonstrated experience in producing and reviewing technical documentation

Strong experience in implementing networking solutions for large, highly integrated government agencies or private organisations

Ability to communicate effectively with technical and non-technical stakeholders using written, verbal and/or other mediums

Understanding of the Federal Gov IT security environment (ACSC Essential 8, etc.)

Working as part of a multi-disciplinary team, and working remotely

Desirable criteria

Request for Tender preparation, including requirements gathering and documentation.

Strong stakeholder engagement and coordination skills

Experience in SD WAN design, build and implementation.


Call Maria Luiza on 0480 002 461 for any further information.