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Network Engineer

Advertiser: Metricon Homes3.3 out of 53.3 overall rating (97 employee reviews) More jobs from this company

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Job Listing Date
20 Nov 2019
Location
Melbourne, Eastern Suburbs
Work Type
Full Time
Classification
Information & Communication Technology, Engineering - Network

Network Engineer

Metricon Homes, a leading multi award winning new home builder is committed to recruiting outstanding individuals who share our passion for delivering quality, service and award winning living solutions for Australian families.

Located at the Metricon Mount Waverley Office, the Network Engineer is responsible for supporting Metricon’s networks and connectivity and manage and own the operations and optimisation of the network to achieve Service Level compliance and will identify the future requirements of the network to meet current and emerging requirements of the business. The role is a balance between specialist technical guidance, and governance of the service provided by key partners.

The Network Engineer will maintain the security, availability and performance of Metricon’s network and ensure the effective operation of business-as-usual network services in accordance with service level agreements at Metricon.

Reporting to the Head of Infrastructure and Operations, your responsibilities will include:
  • Strategy and Planning developing the network strategy to support the IT strategic plan;
  • Lead the identification of technology requirements as they relate to the network for optimisation the existing infrastructure;
  • Recommend network design changes and contribute to (or lead as required) high level and low-level design documentation;
  • Be proud of the relationships you maintain and ensure that the relationships with all business functions (customer), external customers, suppliers, agents and contractors are maintained and improved;
  • Provide technical expertise for network related activities, for both operational and strategic matters;
  • Manage security applications and ensure compliance across servers and end user computers;
  • Conduct technical vulnerability assessments of IT systems and processes;
  • Manage risk and work proactively to identify and manage problems within the infrastructure systems;
  • Implement counter measures or mitigating controls to known risks and threats;
  • Recognise that the business operates 7 days a week, weekends are critical for display homes to operate technology and there is a need to be responsive on a roster system for after hours and weekend assistance;
  • Follow the change and release management process, ensure all changes are recorded, categorized, risk assessed, planned, tested, validated and implemented.

Metricon will offer you:
  • A competitive salary and salary package opportunities;
  • Genuine career advancement opportunities;
  • Access to personalised development plans;
  • Generous housing discounts on our award winning homes;
  • A dynamic team culture where our people produce excellent results; and
  • A supportive workplace culture where great work is recognised and rewarded.

The successful candidate will have:
  • Bachelor qualification in Computer Science, engineering or related discipline;
  • MUST HAVE a min 6 years supporting networks in a complex environment in terms diverse locations and an environment with 1500+users;
  • Experience across the delivery of major technology projects;
  • Experience working with managed services and multiple suppliers;
  • Must possess Cisco certifications, ideally CCIE, but CCNP as a minimum;
  • Excellent hands on knowledge of and demonstrated experience with, Riverbed, Office Wi-Fi, along with the suite of Cisco routers and switches, Microsoft Office suite, Cloud Services, Data Centre networking, NetFlow, Solar Winds, and SNMP;
  • Excellent knowledge of Network Quality of Service configuration and ongoing management;
  • Ability to perform technical analysis on the following technologies and concepts - DSL, ATM, Async, Gigabit Ethernet;
  • Experience with Queuing - Marking, queuing, shaping and policing, specific router and switch CLI commands to analyse and troubleshoot QoS related issues;
  • Must be experienced in Platform specific Qos - MLS Qos;
  • Experience with Wifi - 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac concepts;
  • An understanding of Wifi QoS and limitations;
  • Experience NetFlow and NBAR concepts;
  • Strong knowledge of routing protocols - OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, and Policy based routing;
  • Experience with traffic statistics analysis - SolarWinds, Riverbed, Service provider data/Vendor data;
  • Experience with Radius and TACACS+ integration with Network infrastructure;
  • An understanding of Service provider PE and CE key concepts;
  • An understanding of Network infrastructure access and security;
  • Hands on experience with IPSLA - Voice specific; and
  • An understanding of Voice design and implementation concepts.

Love where you live
Metricon Homes, a leading multi award winning new home builder is committed to recruiting outstanding individuals who share our passion for delivering quality, service and award winning living solutions for Australian families.

Located at the Metricon Mount Waverley Office, the Network Engineer is responsible for supporting Metricon’s networks and connectivity and manage and own the operations and optimisation of the network to achieve Service Level compliance and will identify the future requirements of the network to meet current and emerging requirements of the business. The role is a balance between specialist technical guidance, and governance of the service provided by key partners.

The Network Engineer will maintain the security, availability and performance of Metricon’s network and ensure the effective operation of business-as-usual network services in accordance with service level agreements at Metricon.

Reporting to the Head of Infrastructure and Operations, your responsibilities will include:
  • Strategy and Planning developing the network strategy to support the IT strategic plan;
  • Lead the identification of technology requirements as they relate to the network for optimisation the existing infrastructure;
  • Recommend network design changes and contribute to (or lead as required) high level and low-level design documentation;
  • Be proud of the relationships you maintain and ensure that the relationships with all business functions (customer), external customers, suppliers, agents and contractors are maintained and improved;
  • Provide technical expertise for network related activities, for both operational and strategic matters;
  • Manage security applications and ensure compliance across servers and end user computers;
  • Conduct technical vulnerability assessments of IT systems and processes;
  • Manage risk and work proactively to identify and manage problems within the infrastructure systems;
  • Implement counter measures or mitigating controls to known risks and threats;
  • Recognise that the business operates 7 days a week, weekends are critical for display homes to operate technology and there is a need to be responsive on a roster system for after hours and weekend assistance;
  • Follow the change and release management process, ensure all changes are recorded, categorized, risk assessed, planned, tested, validated and implemented.

Metricon will offer you:
  • A competitive salary and salary package opportunities;
  • Genuine career advancement opportunities;
  • Access to personalised development plans;
  • Generous housing discounts on our award winning homes;
  • A dynamic team culture where our people produce excellent results; and
  • A supportive workplace culture where great work is recognised and rewarded.

The successful candidate will have:
  • Bachelor qualification in Computer Science, engineering or related discipline;
  • MUST HAVE a min 6 years supporting networks in a complex environment in terms diverse locations and an environment with 1500+users;
  • Experience across the delivery of major technology projects;
  • Experience working with managed services and multiple suppliers;
  • Must possess Cisco certifications, ideally CCIE, but CCNP as a minimum;
  • Excellent hands on knowledge of and demonstrated experience with, Riverbed, Office Wi-Fi, along with the suite of Cisco routers and switches, Microsoft Office suite, Cloud Services, Data Centre networking, NetFlow, Solar Winds, and SNMP;
  • Excellent knowledge of Network Quality of Service configuration and ongoing management;
  • Ability to perform technical analysis on the following technologies and concepts - DSL, ATM, Async, Gigabit Ethernet;
  • Experience with Queuing - Marking, queuing, shaping and policing, specific router and switch CLI commands to analyse and troubleshoot QoS related issues;
  • Must be experienced in Platform specific Qos - MLS Qos;
  • Experience with Wifi - 802.11 a/b/g/n/ac concepts;
  • An understanding of Wifi QoS and limitations;
  • Experience NetFlow and NBAR concepts;
  • Strong knowledge of routing protocols - OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, and Policy based routing;
  • Experience with traffic statistics analysis - SolarWinds, Riverbed, Service provider data/Vendor data;
  • Experience with Radius and TACACS+ integration with Network infrastructure;
  • An understanding of Service provider PE and CE key concepts;
  • An understanding of Network infrastructure access and security;
  • Hands on experience with IPSLA - Voice specific; and
  • An understanding of Voice design and implementation concepts.

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