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Lead Network Engineer

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Permanent Full Time
Australia - Brisbane
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Build a deeper capability 

With a global business, we offer diverse and rewarding careers. We are committed to Thiess being a company and a culture where great people can excel and where they are developed and supported to reach their highest potential. Join our team today!

About the role

Reporting to the ICT Operations Manager, you will Lead the team in the architecture and implementation of ICT Network solutions and provide technical expertise and support to Thiess ICT.  Additionally, you will determine, document and coordinate implementation of Network policy and standards with the express purpose of providing the business with an exceptional communications environment. 

In this role your key responsibilities include:

  • Ensure all systems and network services are available when required by the business and are performing as expected
  • Maintain security systems to ensure that data security is maximised
  • Monitor the systems to identify potential issues and forecast future requirements
  • Supervise the installation and maintenance of relevant hardware and software
  • Work with the relevant stakeholders to develop and maintain; ICT Architecture and ICT Infrastructure Standards
  • Drive a culture of continual improvement in the level and the efficiency of delivery of ICT services
  • Monitor developments in ICT technology and make recommendations to management on the adoption of appropriate new technologies

About you

To be considered for this role, you are required to have:

  • Tertiary qualifications in Information Technology
  • Advanced CISCO certifications required
  • Several years demonstrated experience in the operation and design of enterprise level converged networks
  • Demonstrated experience in working with applications such as citrix & email
  • Demonstrated experience working with CISCO technologies including routers, switches, firewalls and VoIP
  • Experience with writing comprehensive business cases, and, project and process documentation
  • Experience working within environments that encompass enterprise level network technologies such as disaster recovery and high availability networks, spanning tree, VoIP, content switching and Cloud design.
  • Experience of working within a complex ICT server environment at a network level
  • Experience with working in an environment that is tracked via an incident management tool.

About us

We partner with our clients to deliver excellence in open cut and underground mining in Australia, Asia, Africa and the Americas. For more than 80 years, we’ve operated in diverse commodities, geologies, environments and cultures. Our team uses that insight to optimise solutions for each project and create lasting value for our clients and the communities in which we live and work.

We recognise the value of an inclusive and diverse workplace through our vision of everyone matters always. We’re focused on creating an inclusive environment to allow our people to bring their best self to work because they feel safe, included and empowered. 

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How to apply

This role is an opportunity to take the next step in your career. With our culture of recognition, development, and a stimulating and satisfying work environment, there is no better time to join Thiess.

Thiess is an equal opportunity employer, committed to diversity in the workplace. Applications are open to all Australian citizens and permanent residents.

How to apply

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Applications close
E. Australia Standard Time
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