Network Design Engineer # 1 (Two Year Fixed Term Contract)

Location: Melbourne C B D
Job Type: Permanent
Reference: JO-1803-9615
Salary: $95K + Super
Contact Name: Rory Twomey-Birks
Contact Email:
About the Company

With a focus on providing exceptional data and information management on key infrastructure, this organisation manages a complex and critical sector of community assets.


About the Role

This role will be to manage the design process in order to develop and deliver innovative and appropriate network solutions in order to meet customer requirements.

Key Responsibilities:

Work on various network builds and migration projects

Overall planning of network design

Creating as built documents and scope of work

Prepare and deliver accurate high and low-level design documentation to the client/deployment teams.

Undertaking project based designs and engineering tasks 
Evaluating a broad spectrum of customers' requirements and providing solutions to meet requirements 
Develop and propose different or alternative solutions and compare them according to cost, scalability, maintainability and effectiveness 
Testing, evaluating and reporting on new and emerging networking technologies and solutions
Evaluating the current state of the network and systems
Undertaking life-cycle management of technologies and products
Developing product criteria and evaluating vendor and equipment selection
Developing, implementing and executing standards and best practices as directed  Capacity Planning & Network Optimisation

About You

<[if>·        <[endif]-->Minimum 5-7 years' experience in design

<[if>·        <[endif]-->Bachelor's degree or above in Telecommunications or related field of studies is advantageous

<[if>·        <[endif]-->Cisco certification

<[if>·        <[endif]-->Demonstrated pro-active attitude in identifying and providing network design solutions within a telecommunications network 

<[if>·        <[endif]-->Strong communication skills with prior client facing experience.

<[if>·        <[endif]-->Radio experience (desirable)

<[if>·        <[endif]-->Rail background (desirable)


This is a 2-year fixed term contract with potential to extend.