Network Engineer

Job Location: Perth CBD, Inner & Western Suburbs
Employer: HCL Australia Services Pty Ltd
Full time

For over 40 years HCL has been providing value to their customer’s businesses through application development, maintenance and business transformation services. HCL’s collaborated global delivery mechanism across all industry verticals ensures an innovative and successful execution of IT services. HCL in ANZ is focused in providing software-led IT solutions, Enterprise and Applications Consulting, remote infrastructure management, BPO services and IT Hardware and Systems Integration with offices based in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Perth, Auckland & Wellington.



—Network engineer is responsible for planning and implementing network upgrades— 

Job Responsibilities: 

•        Provide technical expertise and direction in in relation to Design, Review and Implementation of solutions for major additions and upgrades to the Data and Voice network infrastructure whilst ensuring alignment with Corporate standards.

•        Seek opportunities to improve the efficiency of network infrastructure, processes and procedures.

•        Ensure reliability and functionality of network infrastructure systems.

•        Provide escalated technical support, troubleshooting and fault rectification of technical issues related to network infrastructure systems.

•        Monitor the performance of carriers/network providers in relation to established service level agreements and business needs.

•        Coordinate 3rd party service providers and contractors to install, maintain and support the network infrastructure systems.

•        Maintaining accurate technical documentation, reports and records for network infrastructure systems.

•        Operational procurement, administration and inventory management of network and telecommunications infrastructure

•        Collaborate with CTC Security Team regarding security (3rd Party/Internet/PCN) corporate and firewall management.

•        Ensuring Network and Telecommunication solutions conform to Corporate and legislative compliance requirements

•        Perform after hours work for schedule upgrades and maintenance.

•        Travel to both local (CBD) and remote CVX locations from time to time.


—Preferred skills–

•        Experience in Configuration and Maintenance of Cisco Router, Switches, Wireless and IP Telephony in an enterprise environment.  

•        Experience in Configuration and Maintenance of Palo Alto Firewalls.

•        Knowledge of wider telecommunications subjects, such as satellite, microwave and RF

•        Experience in the Oil & Gas or resources sector desirable but not essential



•        Minimum 10+ years of experience in configuration and maintenance of Cisco Router, Switches, Security, Wireless and IP Telephony in an enterprise environment

•        Working in Agile Methodology desirable but not essential


Personal Attributes: 

•        Strong communication skills

•        Attention to details 

•        Team Player



•        Bachelor’s degree in a technical field such as computer science, computer engineering or related field required 

•        Cisco Certifications – CCNP Routing and Switching, CCNP Enterprise, CCNP Collaboration desirable

•        Certifications in Palo Alto desirable



•        Top 3 Must have skills:  Cisco Routing and Switching / IP Telephony / Wireless

•        Nice to have skills:  TBOSIET / HUET

HCL Australia offers a unique opportunity where your employer puts you first and customers second. At HCL, we believe in EMPLOYEE FIRST. HCL’s enlightened approach to employee development focus on giving people whatever they need to succeed: be it a virtual assistant or talent transformation sabbaticals; expert guidance or fast track growth; inner peace or democratic empowerment.

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