network engineer in inner west sydney

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inner west sydney, new south wales
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02 8235 3322
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My client is a leading Government Agency and currently has a 6 month contract requirement for a Network Engineer to come on board to administer and provide technical support to their local and wide area data networks which span 285+ sites. The successful incumbent will provide technical escalation for networking incidents and provide into into the design and engineering of data networks.

You will have a proven track record working in a similar role, have excellent communications and a collaborative team playing approach.

To be considered for this role you will have the following skills and experience:

  • Tertiary qualifications in an ICT related discipline including relevant industry certifications within the field of Networking (CCNA or CCNP), and/or equivalent experience in Network administration, maintenance and design in a large organisation with a strong understanding of the Information Technology Infrastructure Library (ITIL) Framework.
  • Proven experience in a Network Engineer role utilising a computerised Service Management Ticketing System.
  • High level computer literacy and experience in Local, Campus and Wide Area Networking, networking infrastructure and security strategies, systems and standards for a large diverse organisation. v1.4
  • Demonstrated complex problem solving, incident management experience, and the ability to perform well under pressure, manage conflicting priorities and meet deadlines.
  • A well-developed technical knowledge of a wide range of networking technologies including, but not limited to Huawei and Cisco LAN/WAN, Controller-based WLAN, Cisco Next-Generation Firewalls, Proactive Network Monitoring Systems such as Orion SolarWinds.
  • Strong interpersonal, written and oral communications skills with the ability to liaise with people at all levels, including partnering ICT Teams, Business Stakeholders, External Vendors and on-premise and remote End Users.
  • Attention to detail and demonstrated experience in preparing detailed technical documentation such as Network Diagrams, Design and As-Built documentation.
  • Collaborative and supportive team player, who can work effectively within minimal supervision and promotes team work.

If you are an accomplished Network Engineer who is looking for a new contract opportunity, have the skills and experience required and enjoy a challenge, please apply online or via telephone (02) 8298 3838.

At Randstad, we are passionate about providing equal employment opportunities and embracing diversity to the benefit of all. We actively encourage applications from any background.


Cisco / Huawei / Solarwinds / ITIL / Firewall



educational requirements

Bachelor Degree