Network Engineer

Who we are

Babcock International Group, the aerospace and defence company, has been trusted to deliver bespoke, highly skilled engineering services for over a century.

Across Australia and New Zealand, Babcock has grown to a team of over 1000 talented people, and we are on a path of continued growth and expansion. We operate across sectors such as defence, commercial marine, aviation, airports, communications, emergency services and engineering consultancy. In many ways, we are the brand behind the brand. You may not always see our logo, but we are behind the scenes using specialist skills and knowledge to facilitate our client’s operational requirements. To provide you some local context, some of the programs our team are proud to be a part of involve:

  • Providing emergency medical and search & rescue aviation services through our Mission Critical Services business;

  • Designing and supporting key systems for submarines and surface ships through our Marine business;

    Managing critical assets for a range of sectors through our Land Business.

Career Opportunity – Network Engineer

As a key member of our IT team based at our new Regional Head Office located in Adelaide’s CBD, you will be instrumental to the maintenance of Babcock’s Network Infrastructure; including Core Network, Firewall Management, VOIP and Wireless.

The key responsibilities for this role include:

  • Fault management and rectification across the Infrastructure to agreed SLA / KPI’s;

  • Administration tasks across the Infrastructure as required and dictated by Best Practice;

  • Daily responsibility for the monitoring, management and reporting of the following technologies to the agreed performance levels and standards:

  • Core Network – Covering all Data Centre networks, assisting the Core Network Engineers.

  • WAN – Manage the Infrastructure to ensure fit for purpose products are utilised. Manage relationship with supplier.

  • LAN – Manage all site installations and infrastructure (switches etc.)

  • Network Security Devices – Firewall infrastructure including configuration, Maintenance and regular administration

  • VOIP – Monitor and maintain all IP Telephony installations

  • Wireless – Internal and Guest Wi-fi infrastructure including configuration, Maintenance and regular administration

  • Operate a centralised Enterprise Systems Management capability;

  • Work with 3rd Party support to perform operational maintenance of network infrastructure;

  • Assist Solutions Architects in design process, providing guidance and best practice; and

  • Production of Operational and Technical Documentation to agreed standards.

    About You

  • Experienced Networking professional, focused on delivering effective and efficient operational capability.

  • Proven customer liaison skills

  • Cisco CCNA & CCNP qualification

  • Strong Firewall background (preferably Cisco/Palo Alto/Netscaler)

  • Confident working across a multi-disciplined IT environment, and diverse business

    Your future at Babcock – what we offer you

    What sets us apart at Babcock?

  • Babcock offers a supportive and engaging environment where you can drive change and grow your career;

  • We promote and foster training and development;

  • Central to Babcock’s core values are those of health, safety and environment, and diversity;

  • It’s the opportunity to be a part of something BIG!

So if you would like to be part of the Babcock team, then please apply via the ‘Apply Now” button below.

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Job no: APAL02021

Location: Adelaide - SA

Closing Date: Friday, 3 April 2020