Network Engineer

Job title: Network Engineer
Discipline: Technology & Data Analytics
Location: Canberra ACT 2600
Contract: Contract
Salary: daily rate
Salary low: 750
Salary high: 900
Reference: 3248677
  • $750 - $900 daily rate
  • 6 + 6 month contract
  • Canberra Location
  • NV1 Clearance essential
About the Company

Our client is a Federal department seeking a Network Engineer with 3 to 5 years experience with a strong understanding of network infrastructure and hardware.

About the Role

You will be a key member of a small team responsible for overseeing a number of critical network projects and supporting upcoming Electoral events. You will also be utilising your IT and engineering skills to undertake routine hardware, software and network maintenance, and contribute to the performance of the team by developing and documenting common procedures. Liaising with other IT teams and vendors will be key.

Experience in video conferencing, IPTV, Internet radio, video screens and other Audio Visual equipment would be an advantage. Please note after hours support may be required/expected from potential candidates for this role.

About You

A successful candidate will have:

  • Strong understanding of switch, router and firewall hardware with experience configuring VLANs and patching cables within Comms cabinets.
  • Strong ability to troubleshoot networking and connectivity issues.
  • Ability to develop strong internal and external working relationships to facilitate collaboration, clear lines of communication and to deliver on AEC’s strategic objectives.
  • Ability to create and maintain documentation using attention to detail, such as developing migration plans, bill of materials, and technical manuals and procedure documents.
  • Experience supporting, configuring and troubleshooting large display screens, video conferencing equipment and IPTV systems.