Senior Network Engineer

Job Title: Senior Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brisbane
Salary: Competitive
Start Date: 2019-12-10
Reference: JO-1912-98887
Contact Name: Pooja Deshmukh (TECH)
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 10, 2019 16:51

Job Description

If you are searching for that next contract opportunity...look no further! We have a wonderful contract opportunity available within a large Organisation! 

About the Role:
  • Design and implement the LAN Network under the direction of the Project Manager.
  • Ensure design and implementation meets or exceed applicable security standards and frameworks
  • Obtain endorsement of the network design through the Design Authority process
  • Provide subject matter expertise for the Cisco Meraki/Palo Alto environment.  This includes developing strong relationships within various areas: incumbent operators, support service provider and other relevant third parties.
  • Provide design and analytical direction for LAN/WAN/MAN network improvements and enhancements within the scope of the project.
  • Provide analysis to support performance tuning on components until handover to support teams has been completed.
  • Proactively identifying areas of network issues and incorporating into the project where approved.
  • Act as the Technical Lead for the project

About You:
  • A proven Cisco Network administrator with experience providing hands on design and implementation to multisite networks
  • Experience with IT/OT network convergence and appropriate security controls for critical infrastructure
  • Experience working autonomously and at large footprint heavy industrial production sites such as mines, power generator etc.
  • Strong customer focus, managing high priority faults/requests that have a critical business impact, while ensuring the optimum escalation process with the client, internal support groups and third parties. 
  • Design and architecture experience with Cisco and Meraki routers, switches and wireless links and APs in a large production environment.
  • Proven knowledge with the architecture and implementation of modern TCP/IP networks with specific knowledge of:
  • Cisco and Meraki
  • Layer 3 Routing Protocols,
  • Layer 2 and Layer 3 LAN Switching configuration,
  • BGP, RIP and EIGRP,
  • VLAN design and implementation,
  • VPN Tunnelling,
  • IP traffic filtering (access lists),
  • Wireless networks and bridging,
  • ACL creation and management,
  • Cisco VoIP,
  • Cisco ASA and Palo Alto Firewall configuration, and
  • QoS implementation.
  • A self-starter able to prioritise work based on business needs.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills with peers, and business personnel.
  • Excellent written and communication skills.
  • The ability to research and analyse current reporting and business data needs, devise and implement tools to automate and streamline the processes and achieve efficiency for the business.
  • Ability to meet deadlines and assist others achieve theirs.

  • This role requires travel to the sites to achive the project outcomes.

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-1912-98887. Want to know more about Davidson? Visit us at

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