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Network Specialist Job in Brisbane City

8 Month contract with possibility of extension
• Large Government Organisation
• Brisbane City

Key Responsibilities:

• Efficient analysis of current state networking implementations across sites varying in size from
small (single user) to very large (thousands of users);
• Modification of current state as-built design materials to reflect a desired ‘to-be’ state in line
with newly updated network design standards and equipment types;
• Development of bill of materials to guide a third-party vendor in building of network equipment
for shipment to sites and subsequent installation;
• Development of ‘soft’ network equipment configurations in line with the desired ‘to-be’ state
for staging by third party vendors or for remote deployment via Element Management
• Development of detailed implementation plans and test cases where necessary to inform the
required steps to cutover efficiently with minimum disruption to business operations;
• Active participation in on-site cutovers of network equipment replacing obsolete network
• Provision of remote support and troubleshooting for site cutovers where required;
• Update of network design materials where necessary to reflect final ‘as-built’ configurations
(post implementation);
• Development and test of new network-related deployment ‘capabilities’ if required;
• Record-keeping to ensures an accurate register of high value assets and their whereabouts
can be maintained;
• Staging and testing of equipment to specification where required; and
• Update of Enigma/Netbox records pertaining to site infrastructure where required.

Mandatory Requirements
• Experienced in the programming and deployment of multi-vendor networking equipment
(Cisco routers and Juniper and Cisco switches);
• Demonstrated proficiency in some or all the following the switching and routing protocols
and related technologies:
o Quality of Service,
o Spanning Tree,
o EtherChannel (LACP), VRRP, HSRP
• Strong problem-solving skills in relation to the resolution of network-related technical issues
especially when under pressure;
• Able to work effectively with third party vendors (equipment manufacturers, integrators) in the
delivery of project outcomes.

Highly Desirable Requirements

• Experience with Juniper, Cisco networking equipment (MAN and WAN routers and switches);
• Change management experience particularly in an ITIL environment;
• Minimum of 3 years ‘hands-on’ experience in a network design and implementation role within an operationally complex organisation
• Minimum of CCNA or vendor equivalent network design proficiency;
• Design and implementation of site MAN and WAN connectivity using Telstra, Optus, NBN and dark fibre services;
• Provisioning of LAN Access Control (802.1X, MAB) from both a design and implementation (roll-out) context;
• Knowledge of Service Levels and Service Level Agreements as applied to critical network infrastructure;
• Handover of network-related project materials into operational support environments;
• Previous experience in large scale ICT Projects and Programs; preferably involving multiple Government Agencies;
• Experienced in the operation of Network Element or Network Management Systems (Junos Space, Enigma);

Tender closes 20 February 2020. Selection Criteria to reach be by 19 February 2020.

Please submit your application to cvs@synergyplacements.com.au.

Shana Coetzer | 04500 50076

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