Infrastructure Network Engineer

Location: Sydney CBD, New South Wales
Contract Type: Permanent
Specialisation: Technology & Digital
Salary: Negotiable
REF: BBBH238436_1578437089

This is an exciting opportunity for an Infrastructure Network Engineer to join the team within a leading financial consultancy. Your role will be responsible for deploying and maintaining infrastructure systems with a focus on practical experience and strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware.

Key responsibilities

  • Deployment and maintenance of all infrastructure to agreed standards and timeframes
  • Provision of quality service and support of all IT systems.
  • Release changes to the environment in a controlled and practical manner which reduces risk and complexity.
  • Maintain system provisioning levels including hardware and software lifecycle management.
  • Update systems configurations in-line with best practise and defined standards.
  • Application of best practice & process in all situations to resolve issues.
  • Ensuring the operation of secure and high availability computing networks, platforms, and servers and management, maintenance and architecture of storage, virtualised environment, servers, network devices, and productivity tools.
  • Troubleshooting problems as reported by users, supporting web access, electronic messaging services and all other infrastructure services whilst maintaining a secure systems environment.

Knowledge and experience

  • AWS Certified
  • MCSE level experience as a Systems Administrator
  • 5+ years' experience Network Administration
  • 5+ years' experience Systems Administration
  • 3+ years' experience Database Administration
  • Experience with Advanced Routing Protocols
  • Experience operating, implementing, maintaining cloud and virtualised environments
  • Experience deploying networks
  • Experience operating traditional datacentres
  • Experience with change management
  • Experience with incident management
  • Service oriented background with complimentary experience in network administration and user support.
  • Experience with IT & Cyber security

Skills and competencies

  • Strong understanding of network infrastructure and network hardware.
  • Ability to implement, administer, and troubleshoot network infrastructure devices, including wireless access points, firewall, routers, switches, controllers.
  • Knowledge of application transport and network infrastructure protocols.
  • Ability to create accurate network diagrams and documentation for design and planning network communication systems.
  • Ability to quickly learn new or unfamiliar technology and products using documentation and internet resources.
  • Windows & Linux Server Administration
  • Virtualisation (VMware)
  • AWS Cloud Administration
  • Website Server Administration (IIS, Apache Tomcat)
  • Database Server Administration (RDS, MSSQL)
  • Tenacity and resilience, able to remain calm in high-pressure situations
  • Excellent communication and interpersonal skills
  • Planning and time management skills
  • Strong attention to detail, analytical and conceptual thinker
  • Customer focus/orientation
  • Collaborative team player
  • Demonstrated ability to work equally independently with the team to achieve common goals & assigned tasks.
  • Stakeholder management skills