Network Engineer

Location:: Canberra
Sectors: Cyber Security
Employment type: RFQ
Salary: Negotiable
Contact name: Danny Fleming

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Job reference: BBBH697_1654148594
Published: 23 days ago
Startdate: August 2022

Cleared are supporting a government department specialising in cyber security operations. The department is looking to engage multiple Network Engineers for a long term contract positions, commencing early August 2022.

Are you interested in the world of cyber and have a passion for developing enterprise wide solutions?

This is a unique opportunity to contribute to building Australia's cyber awareness and resilience. The department has a requirement for Network Engineers to deliver a range of technical capabilities in a key capability domain. 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 implementing a network consisting of Cisco, HPE, Palo Alto, Citrix Netscalers and VMWare NSX components. Indicative duties include, but not limited to:

  • Design and maintenance of complex ICT networks
  • Production of network design, design patterns, configurations and documentation in accordance with policy and procedures.
  • Implement, configure and maintain devices including Cisco Nexus Switches, HPE Switching, Citrix Load balancers and VMWare NSX components.
  • Develop procedures and undertake routine installations and de-installations of hardware and/or software.
  • Developing hybrid cloud networks In return, we offer you a flexible work environment, the opportunity to significantly contribute to future initiatives in the cyber technology arena and to work with really clever people in your sector.

Skills and Knowledge:

  1. Experience in complex ICT network design and maintenance.
  2. Demonstrated experience in gateway technologies including remote access, proxies and firewalls.
  3. Produce network designs, design patterns, configurations, and documentation is accordance with ASD polices and procedures
  4. Implementation, configuration and maintenance of devices including Cisco Nexus Switches, Cisco ACI, HPE Switching, Citrix Load balancers and VMware NSX components.
  5. Develop procedures and undertake routine installations and de-installations of hardware and/or software.
  6. Use network management software and tools to investigate and diagnose network problems, collect performance statistics and create reports.

Desirable skills:

  1. Excellent oral and written communications skills.
  2. Demonstrated experience in design and configuration of data center networks and/or cloud networks.
  3. Design and implementation of using automation toolsets.
  4. Strong administrative and time management skills, with the ability to effectively prioritize work, allocate tasks and to work independently when required.

Clearance Required: NV1

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