Network Engineer

Location: Brisbane
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Technology, Data & Transformation Brisbane
Contact: Shameem Prinsloo
Reference: 1272282
Posted: 22 days ago
A new 6 month initial contract opportunity is currently available for a Network Engineer to join this highly reputable and well recognised Queensland Tertiary Institution based in Brisbane's inner CBD.

The Network Engineer will be required to perform the following key responsibilities:
  • Performing audits of existing network infrastructure across UQ campuses
  • Developing and coordinating migration plans
  • Communicating with technical teams, business stakeholders
  •  Network switch upgrades including configuration changes
  • Documentation and handover to operational teams
  • Planning, preparation and replacement of network switches and other changes as scheduled.
To be carefully considered for this opportunity you will be required to demonstrate the following key technical capability and professional attributes:
  • Preferred CCNP Enterprise, or CCNA with field experience
  • Access switch configuration and trouble-shooting skills.
  • Good understanding of VLAN configuration and principles
  • Sound knowledge of network design and delivery principles
  • Excellent communications skills, must be a team player, able to lead others and build trusted relationships with stakeholders
  • Understanding of python scripting language
  • Sound knowledge of network routing protocol, OSPF and mp-BGP
  • Must have attention to detail and commitment to quality outcomes.
  • Flexibility to work outside business hours for network capability as required
  • Must have demonstrated experience delivering network changes to deadlines within a project, including planning, preparation, migration and operational handover.
Interested applicants are urged to apply ASAP online or reach out to Shameem Prinsloo at to discuss this opportunity further.