Network Engineer - 3+ months - School environment


Exciting opportunity to work on several projects in a large school environment. Collaborative & Friendly team. Hornsby location. ASAP start

About the organisation

at AC3, we love technology and we get a big kick out of helping companies use technology wisely to create a competitive edge and be ready for the unexpected, whatever that may be. We understand the challenges that today's businesses face and we enjoy finding innovative and cost-effective technology solutions.

We believe that the true benefit of information technology is utilising it to unlock innovation that enables greater operational efficiency and better business effectiveness. Ultimately, this is why we get out of bed every morning.

For this opportunity, you will be based onsite at our Client's - large school based in Horsnby area - for an initial 3 month contract with possible extension.

Key Responsibilities

Joining a small IT team, you will come on board to lead a few projects to completion, bringing your expertise in Routing & Switching, firewalls, LAN/WAN, etc.  

Some of your key responsibilities will be:
  • Plan and implement Network Infrastructure
  • Ensure the organisation's data network's performance, integrity, availability and security at all times
  • Upgrade Extreme switches for Hornsby campus and other remote campuses
  • Install Palo Alto Global Protect VPN for staff mobile devices
  • Follow ITIL and Service Management Processes such as Incident, Problem and Change management processes
  • Identify, Analyse and propose resolutions of Network issues & take part in a proactive problem management approach.
Technical requirements
  • 5+ years experience working as Network Engineer in complex and medium to large Enterprise environments
  • Previous experience working in a school environment highly regarded
  • Experience working in multi-vendor environments
  • Strong technical skills across routing & switching and Firewalls (Palo Alto, next generation firewalls) 
  • IT degree or equivalent qualification and relevant IT certifications (CCNA, CCNP, etc.)
  • Excellent communication and presentation skills
If you are interested in the position and you can be available quickly, please put forward your application via the APPLY button.
Due to the large number of CVs we receive we cannot always respond to every applicant. If you do not hear from us within two weeks of applying then you can assume that on this occasion your experience was unfortunately not an exact match for the position, but please do not hesitate to apply again in the future.