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Senior Network Engineer Job in Sydney

  • Leading ISP in Sydney | Permanent role 
  • Opportunity to expand your knowledge and skills
  • Great techie team culture

Our Client is an Australian Owned award-winning ISP who has an outstanding reputation for delivering highly reliable services across our customer base to enable both our wholesale & business customers to harness the power of the NBNs network. This is an exciting opportunity to join a company filled with true technologists, none of their systems or services are outsourced.

You will be joining our client as the Principal Network Engineer in a small team at one of the few wholesale telecommunications carriers with direct NBN connectivity. This role presents an opportunity for someone at a larger carrier to take a step up to a more senior role at a smaller organisation and gain broader experience.


  • As the Principal Network engineer, you will be providing the technical lead over a team of engineers to deliver connectivity via one of the few wholesale NBN partners. 
  • You will be designing & implementing the extensions to our network to integrate into a number of new NBN POPs.
  • Delivery the design, implementation and operational support of the existing data and voice network that spans nationally. 
  • You will join the team in our on-call roster to ensure the 24×7 support of the network.
  • Act as the escalation point both internally and for our customer base. 

Mandatory criteria

  • Be a lateral thinker in order to resolve faults & solve problems across the network.
  • 5+ Years’ experience as a network engineer within an ISP/Carrier environment otherwise a large enterprise.
  • Complex switching & routing experience
  • Understanding of Metro Ethernet (NNI, UNI, e-line)
  • Access technologies such as xDSL, DOCSIS, GPON, Fixed Wireless.
  • Carrier technologies such as: MPLS, VPLS, PPP etc.
  • Strong dynamic routing knowledge (BGP, OSPF,  EIGRP, IS-IS)
  • Knowledge of leading vendors such as Cisco, Juniper or Brocade
  • VoIP & PBX using Asterisk
  • Linux System administration (DNS, DHCP, RADIUS/AAA)
  • Capable of working under pressure. 
  • Strong documentation skills (project, as-built, WikI, IPAM

Desirable Skills:

  • HQoS and DPI
  • Scripting & automation

Please send your CV in Word format to cvs@synergyplacements.com.au.

Shana Coetzer | 0450 05 076

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