Network Project Engineer

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Job Type: Contract
Posted: 18 days ago
Contact: Meg Geronimo
Discipline:
Reference: 247921

Network Project Engineer (Network Access Control)

Initial 6 months contract

Work for a reputable and international Telco company.

Job Responsibilities:

  • Own network project activities and drive upgrades and configuration standardization while meeting the schedule and following change control processes.
  • Apply sound technical knowledge of network functionality when making changes
  • Document and communicate changes to network infrastructure as part of handover to Network Operations
  • Implement detailed designs in accordance with the agreed network design architecture
  • To actively support, at all times, company policy and best practice in the area of security, with particular emphasis on the protection of sensitive customer information.

Requirements:

  • Must have professional experience in the IT industry, specifically with full end to end network support of global multi-nationals. Must be familiar with supporting and troubleshooting in MPLS and VPN environments.
  • Must understand and have exposure to load balancing technologies and application delivery controllers
  • Broad knowledge of network technologies with a focus on Network Access Control
  • Must have hands on experience of various switching platforms like Catalyst 9200/9300 & 7600/4500 platforms, Experience on Nexus platform preferred. Solid experience with spanning tree and VLAN configuration and troubleshooting.
  • Must have solid hands on experience on routing protocol like EIGRP, OSPF, BGP, etc.
  • Effective communication and documentation skills; and ability to work with technical teams.
  • Familiar with IPAM (Solarwinds IPAM) software along with addressing and re-addressing
  • Solid understanding of DHCP and DNS
  • Ability to read and interpret network standards
  • Ability to plan network changes to ensure standards compliance

TECHNICAL SKILLS Desired

  • Networking: LAN/WAN/, TCP/IP, Load balancing, DNS, DHCP. ACL, Routing, VLAN, VPN.
  • Router & Switches, Viptela, Security, LB Devices: Citrix, F5
  • Wireless Eg. Cisco / ARUBA / WLC, Cisco WAPs, Meraki
  • Firewalls: Palo Alto
  • Knowledge of QOS and WAN performance management
  • Azure and AWS networking
  • Solarwinds Products: NPM, NCM, IPAM, SAM
  • Aruba ClearPass or other NAC solutions

Certification

  • CCIE (Routing and Switching) preferred but not required
  • 6- 10 years of experience in an IT network support/design role

If this role sounds of interest to you, please click the "APPLY" button now.

For more details on this role, please call Meg at 02 82672478 quoting job# 247921