Network Engineer

Location: Melbourne, Victoria Salary: competitive
Sector: IT Type: contract

Currently seeking a network engineer for an initial 3 month contract with a view to extend based in Melbourne - Mitcham with an immediate start available.

This position will be responsible for the end to end support and maintenance of all Network solutions and devices across the organisation. This position is the main contact point for all networking issues and solution design. The available position is not solely for break fix and to sit in the position during the current vacancy period, but is expected to look at ways of enhancing solution design and networking architecture.

The requirement for the Network Engineer are below:


  • Formal qualifications in IT or equivalent industry experience
  • 3-4 years broad networking experience
  • Troubleshooting and resolving network performance, faults and issues
  • Cisco Layer 2 stretched WAN across
  • Cisco multi-VLAN topology
  • Cisco distribution switches for LAN
  • 4G and VPN site to site WAN connections

Experience with

  • Aruba Wireless Network (private and public) across multiple sites
  • CheckPoint Next Generation Firewalls
  • Netscaler - including reverse proxy and content switching
  • Carrier and dark fibre optical WAN connections
  • Microwave and spread spectrum radio WAN connections
  • VPN Client for mobile user connections
  • Key Protocols used - BGP, HSRP, DHCP, DNS, SSL, IPSEC, 802.11x, RADIUS


  • Designing and implementing and maintaining network solutions
  • Configuring firewalls, routing and switching to maximise network efficiency and security
  • Updating firmware and network operating systems to enhance security
  • Producing and maintaining high quality, accurate documentation in Word, Excel and Visio formats

If you feel this could be your next career move and you're up for the challenge please don't hesitate to apply and I will be intouch to discuss the opportunity further.

For more information please speak to Jamie at Progressive IT

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