Network IP Engineer

Location: Perth
Job Type: Contract
Discipline: Technology
Reference: J39480
Our client are seeking to build out their engineering team with contractors experienced in OT IP networking within a mining environment and inviting expressions of interest from engineers with one or both of two distinct skill sets:

  • Core and network design and implementation for use in mine site LTE networks
  • Expertise in evolved packet cores - Nokia experience and certification would be highly regarded
  • Practical experience in MPLS-VPN, MP-BGP and MPLS-TE technologies
  • Multi-system skills and experience in the design and deployment of mine site village entertainment systems
  • GPON and WDM active component design and deployment
  • MATV systems
  • Bandwidth management systems
  • Wi-Fi controllers and access points
  • RuggedCom or Moxa experience

In addition to one (or both) sets of these specialist skills, you will need more general practical experience in IP networking and engineering, namely:

  • IP Layer 2 and Layer 3 network design
  • Liaison with stakeholders and project team members to gather the requirements of the IP network solution.
  • Development of Detailed Design documentation & Drawings
  • Development of Factory Acceptance (FAT) and Site Acceptance (SAT) test documentation and participation in their execution
  • Configuration of IP routing and switching equipment
  • Liaison with subject matter experts during the transition of production services (implementation & cutover planning, documentation and execution)
  • Technical liaison with equipment manufacturers
  • Integration of multi-vendor and multi-technology solutions
  • Proficiency in IGP routing protocols (e.g OSPF, IS-IS, EIGRP, RIP) theories, and rich practical experience on IGP design and implementation
  • Comprehensive experience with network capacity optimization including routing optimization, routing convergence, traffic planning, and network redundancy
  • Practical experience in translating IP solution and associated design documents to configuration on the IP routers and switches
  • Good knowledge and strong background in IP technologies, Data Communication, LAN, WAN, MPLS and VPN services
  • Practical experience on Nokia/Alcatel Lucent, CISCO/Juniper and/or Huawei network equipment is preferred