IP Network Consultant (M2)

Job Title: IP Network Consultant (M2)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Melbourne, Victoria
Salary: Negotiable
Reference: CR/007219_1631676335
Contact Name: Gretchen Chapman
Contact Email:
Job Published: September 15, 2021 13:25

Job Description

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Telecommunications, Government and Finance.

We have a fantastic opportunity for an experienced IP Network Consultant to join our market leading client.

  • Melbourne/Sydney/Brisbane or New Zealand locations
  • Initial contract for 6 months with extension options

What will you be doing?

The IP Network Consultant will join our client's senior technical team, focused on Tier 1 IP network solutions. The ideal candidate will be responsible for:

  • Presentations
  • Network designs
  • Engineering and quotes
  • Assisting customers + regional engineers performing technical tasks (test plans, lab proof or concepts, demos and software updates)
  • Ciena Solutions experience/knowledge would be highly regarded.

Key Skills and Experience Required:

  • Knowledge of Data Networking, Carrier Ethernet, IP/MPLS, IGP/BGP routing, Segment Routing, Route Optimization and Assurance, EVPN and other Adaptive IP network architectures.
  • Knowledge of 4G/5G wireless networking, xRAN, and front/mid/backhaul network systems.
  • Familiarity with SDN, network virtualization as well as Public, Private and Edge cloud.
  • Working technical knowledge of IP/MPLS networks, architectures and network management.
  • Experience with automation (e.g. python ansible) and analytics in networking operations.
  • Exposure to next Gen management interfaces including NETCONF/YANG, gRPC, gNMI etc.
  • Familiarity with test equipment (traffic generators, power meters, etc.).
  • Strong PC and Unix skills are required including general knowledge of computers, MS Office applications and Unix operating environment. Software programming and scripting is a plus.
  • Solution development and problem-solving skills.
  • Project management, time management, and organizational skills due to dynamic nature of activities.
  • Excellent verbal and written communications as well as excellent presentation skills.
  • Professionalism in attitude, conduct, and appearance.

Please note that due to the volume of expected applications, only shortlisted individuals will be contacted.