Network Engineer

Job Title: Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2018-12-12
Reference: JO-1812-92634
Contact Name: Pooja Deshmukh
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 12, 2018 17:03

Job Description

About the Role
  • Provide third level support for a range of network communications environments, and participate in the design, implementation and support of the PSN WAN, MAN and LAN communications networks.
  • Follow ITIL based methodologies for addressing issues within customer communications networks in an effective and consultative manner.
  • Plan, manage and participate in small-to-medium technical projects in relation to communications network infrastructure design, evaluation, implementation, installation and upgrades.
  • Provide support for the team environment by sharing knowledge with, and mentoring team members.
  • Negotiate and consult with clients, suppliers, management and staff to achieve the desired project outcomes.
 Technical Competencies 
  • Experience in Physical layer – CAT5/6, fibre cabling (including CWDM and DWDM) network adaptors
  • Experience in Layer 2 and 3 transports – (Ethernet, TCP/IP, MPLS, GRE, IPSec, DMVPN, PPP)
  • Experience in Switching protocols – (STP/RSTP/MSTP, BPDU’s, VLANs/802.1q, Spanning Tree.)
  • Experience in Routing protocols – (BGP, EIGRP, OSPF)
  • Experience in other network service protocols – (VRRP, HSRP, DHCP, DNS, NAT, SNMP, RADIUS, TACACS)
  • Experience in Network Addressing (IPv4 & IPv6)
  • Experience in Network Security including authentication products and technologies.
  • Experience in Industry Standard – Network Management and Monitoring Tools
  • Experience with Mobile & Wireless Communications
  • Experience with Telecommunication services including L3VPN, Ethernet, ADSL, GPON and other related technology
  • Experience with Test equipment (protocol analysers)
  • Experience with Ancillary services - power, rack, cabling
  • Experience with Emerging technologies such as EVPN, SDN, etc
  • Experience with Nexus networking and switching
  • Awareness of ITIL framework or similar process methodologies
  • A degree level qualification in Information Technology or Computer Science
  • Experience in large scale ICT Projects and Programs
  • Experience in complex ICT Enivornments.
  • Experience in using  Network management tools to determine network load and performance statistics.
    • Contributes to the planning and implementation of maintenance and installation work, including building and management of systems and components in virtualised computing environments.
    • Implements agreed network changes and maintenance routines.

To apply, click the link and upload your current resume in Microsoft Word format only (.doc or .docx). If you would like to have a confidential discussion, please contact Pooja Deshmukh on 07 3023 1078, quoting ref no. JO-1812-92634. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at