Lead Network Engineer

Job Title: Lead Network Engineer
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Canberra, Australian Capital Territory
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: PR/010180_1646611282
Contact Name: Isaac Bischof
Contact Email:
Job Published: March 07, 2022 11:01

Job Description

Canberra location

Permanent Position

NV1 Clearance Required

FinXL IT Professional Services is an established innovative Australian company providing technology enabled business solutions and consulting services across a number of industries including Government, Telecommunications, Commercial and Finance. We currently have more than 850 consultants assisting our clients across Australia and are continuing to grow at a rapid pace. Through the delivery of services and implementation of new systems, processes and technology, we assist our clients to gain competitive advantage and reach new heights.


FinXL are looking for a Lead Network Engineer to lead implementation teams, providing system design and implementation support.


  • Undertaking system analysis, technical design, implementation and maintenance of solutions applied to customer infrastructure incorporating technologies such as network, IP Telephony, security, systems, optimisation and wireless solutions as applicable to the role.
  • Lead/Work with implementation teams and the customer, providing systems/network design and implementation support to ensure smooth and effective migration to new technology/versions;
  • Using extensive technical skills, design/implement testing methodologies and manage the outcome of the testing.
  • Apply professional expertise to complex problem resolution, where precedents may not exist.
  • Work closely the Optus Technical Assistance Centre for resolution of complex incidents and problems.
  • Work closely the on-site Optus Service Delivery Management to ensure that network performing optimally.
  • Perform on call after hours support to customers for P1 and P2 cases.
  • Provide timely updates on all escalated Level 3 & 4 problems.
  • Work with team members and customers to test problems to come up with solutions to issues and security vulnerabilities etc.
  • Provide technical support to clients through dealing with complex service queries and problems with clients' systems related to above technologies, as applicable.

Selection Criteria:

  • Minimum 10 years broad professional work experience in Networking.
  • Minimum 3 years professional work experience in Data Centre Networking.
  • Relevant Tertiary Degree
  • Relevant Vendor Certifications
  • Experience in technical customer implementation as a lead engineer
  • AGSVA Security Clearance (NV1)
  • Strong experience with ACI and Cisco network security technologies.
  • Solid understanding of F5 BIG IP LTM and GTM products
  • Solid understanding of various SD-WAN
  • A good understanding of Palo Alto and Checkpoint firewalls products

FinXL fosters a high-performing, inclusive workplace built on a foundation of excellence, respect and dignity. We take corporate social responsibility seriously through our ongoing activities with communities and staff involvement in these efforts. We are committed to environmentally friendly practices in both our own operations and our work with clients.

To be considered please send applications

FinXL does not accept unsolicited resumes or appreciate unsolicited calls from recruitment agencies.

FinXL encourages applications from Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people.