Network Specialist (SDN)

The Software Defined Network Specialist works in a cloud provisioning team that installs, configures and manages the client’s network infrastructure using the very latest SDN technologies and processes.

Main Job Functions & Responsibilities:
  • Define and plan small projects.
  • Manage BAU activities as required.
  • Provision, Install, configure and support routers, firewalls, load balancers and other network devices.
  • Define and carry out routine maintenance tasks related to Network Operations including NSX Manager.
  • Perform upgrades, installs and enhancement of existing systems as required.
  • Responsible for delivering high availability and reliability of the network infrastructure in a cloud environment.
  • Document all aspects of designated network systems technical operations.
  • Measure systems and network availability and develop processes to improve or maintain set service levels.
  • Understand, manage and document network architecture for designated systems.
Additional responsibilities include, but are not limited to:
• Review tasks to be actioned by the Global Team
• LAN and WAN troubleshooting.
• Documentation
• Performs changes after hours
• Performs other duties as assigned
Job Specific Competencies:
  1. VMware NSX
    • High Availability
    • Dynamic Routing
    • Static Routing
    • Firewall Rules
    • Load Balancing
    • VXLan

  2. Vyatta Firewall
    • High Availability
    • Virtual Private Network (VPN)
    • GRE Tunnel
    • BGP
    • QOS
    • Firewall Rules
    • NAT
  3. F5 LTM/GTM Load Balancer
    • Application Control
    • iRule
    • Monitoring
    • URL Rewrites
    • Content Switching

Additional - Skills (preferable but not essential)
  • Linux OS
    • VMWare vSphere
    • Microsoft Hyper V 
    • Knowledge of IBM SoftLayer
    • LAN/WAN routing and switching
    • Data Center
    • Packet capturing and analysis
If you feel you possess the above skills & experience and would be suitable for this role, please contact Harry Wade on +61 (0) 3 8319 7852, or click APPLY.
Melbourne (Melbourne)
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