Network Engineer

  • 20 Apr 2021
  • ACT
  • Contract
  • Initial 12 month contract with Multiple Extension Options
  • Leading Consultancy Organisation
  • Min NV1 Clearance required
Our Client, a well know Consultancy is seeking to appoint a Network Engineer to join the business on an initially 12-month engagement with multiple extension options available based purely on performance.
Working onsite at a Federal Government Department the scope of the engagement involves:
  • Assisting the Network Architect in reviewing contractor documentation
  • Assisting the Network Architect in system design activities and managing the approved system baseline
  • Assisting the department’s contractors with component build activities
  • Conduct the department’s system integration
  • Authors support system artefacts
  • Conducts the departments integration AT&E
  • Develop a detailed understanding of the system design and function.
  • Support the Network Architect, Technical SME leads and the Project Manager.
  • Delivers in accordance with the project’s system engineering plan and processes.
Selection Criteria:
  • Australian citizenship and minimum NV1 experience essential
  • 3-5 years minimum experience in IT industry in Network technologies including:
    • o Cisco Routing and Switching
    • o Cisco Firewalls
    • o Riverbed Steelheads
    • o SolarWinds NPM/NCM (or other Network monitoring systems)
  • Desired current industry certifications with Cisco, Riverbed
  • Demonstrated competency and understanding of IP networking technologies (OSI model, Routing, Switching, Firewalling)
  • Understanding of virtualisation and operating systems.
  • Familiarity with HP ALM-QC.
  • Skilled and effective communicator, spoken and written, prepared to confidently engage in technical forums.
  • Ability to work in a team environment, participate in project meetings and engage with both business and technical stakeholders.
  • Effective planner with efficient time management skills, including interaction with remote teams across multiple time zones.
  • Ability to rapidly learn new concepts and tasks, with a view of improving technical knowledge and skills.
  • Intuition to balance innovation against supportability for customised application of technologies.