Senior Network Engineer

Job Title: Senior Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Or salary equivalent
Start Date: ASAP (replacement)
Reference: 246606
Contact Name: Geordie McPherson
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 02, 2022 10:32

Job Description

About the Company

- Long term contract joining a great team and culture

- Flexible engagement (Standard contract or project-based employment with salary and accrued leave etc.)

- Initial WFH and eventual hybrid work environment

About the role

  1. Deliver new infrastructure and network capabilities to meet customer needs, by:
    • Providing required network architecture design and infrastructure design
    • Implementing configuration changes on platform network devices and infrastructure components
  2. Provide required network and infrastructure level 4 support on Lawful Interception platforms and Data Retention platforms.
  3. To provide technical expertise for new and ongoing initiatives in infrastructure to work with project solution architect to come up most feasible technical solution.


Acting as the Senior Network Engineer of the group to perform network design and network configuration tasks. Main accountabilities are:

  • Produce network architecture design and infrastructure design against technical requirements
  • Develop, implement and test network configuration changes on various network devices
  • Provide required network and infrastructure level 4 support..
  • Assist the solution analyst to come up with appropriate network and infrastructure requirements for individual projects.
  • Ability to provide technical expertise for new and ongoing initiatives

Skills and experience

Experience in designing, developing, testing, deploying and maintaining large, complex network infrastructure Solutions

  • Extensive technical knowledge in Data Centre design, Implementation and Support
    • Cisco ACI, Nexus native switches- VPC
    • Cisco Firewall ASA HA Clustering
    • Cisco Firepower 9300 and FMC4500
    • Juniper SRX Firewalls
  • Develop, test and implement network changes on Cisco network devices, includes:
    • Cisco UCS compute and network
    • Cisco ACI SDN (Spine and Leaf)
    • Cisco native NXOS,
  • Develop, test and implement firewall changes on Cisco ASA, Cisco FMC 4500 and Juniper SRX firewalls
  • Experience with NextGen Firewall features.
    • IDS/IPS
    • SSL Reverse Proxy
    • UTM, Antivirus/anti-malware
  • Ansible Tower Network Automation, YAML programming and creation of playbooks using ansible libraries and REST API'S
  • Extensive experience with F5 technologies like DNS, LTM and ASM
  • Develop, test and implement changes on F5 load balancers.

For more information or a confidential discussion, please contact Geordie McPherson at

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