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Network and Security Cloud Engineer

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Network and Security Cloud Engineer

Job title: Network and Security Cloud Engineer
Contract type: Contract
Industry: ICT
Salary / Rate: $130p/h (commensurate on experience)
Minimum security clearance: NV1
Job start date: ASAP
Job expiry: 2021-06-30
Reference: NSCE
Contact name: Ryan Naughton
Contact email:

Job description

Do you have expertise in large datacentre migrations within enterprise environments? This is a great opportunity for you!

Vertical Scope Group (VSG) are seeking experienced Network and Security Cloud Engineers to join our client and work as part of a team delivering large data centra migration projects for a federal Government department.

You'll get to work within a collaborative and productive environment. You’ll be supported in your exploration of new ideas and novel ways to deliver the broad scope of work.

You will be a great fit for this role if you have:

  • Enterprise Engineering experience with Data Centre Networking technologies using of Cisco, Nexus Core, F5 ADCs, Check Point Firewalls, VMWare NSX

  • Dynamic routing (iBGP/eBGP)

  • Multi-region Datacentres, DC Interconnects (DCI), path optimisation/redundancy

  • Network Engineering troubleshooting and supporting SDN platform

  • F5 Load Balancers / Application Delivery Controller

  • Strong knowledge of TCP/IP and network-level troubleshooting (eg packet captures/Wireshark).

  • Experience with Linux/Unix based appliances.

  • Network Security policy development (internal and external zones).

  • Varying scripting techniques (eg ACI, F5 tmsh, general script-driven configuration)

Key responsibilities/tasks:

  • Participates in the network life cycle of planning, design, implementation, and optimization of network infrastructure within 2 data centres

  • Configuration and administration of network devices (Cisco ACI/Nexus Core/F5 ADCs/Check Point firewalls/VMware NSX)

  • Monitoring / Logging / Alerting (SIEM platforms, syslog, SNMP etc)

  • Perform Network infrastructure upgrades providing the Business more functionality, enhanced performance, and security of our networks.

  • Automate testing of critical security vulnerabilities and improved mean time to patch critical vulnerabilities.

  • Load balancing / Traffic steering

  • Server monitoring / health checking

  • Protocol gateway

  • Certificate management and troubleshooting

Security clearance: NV1 (minimum)
Estimated start date: ASAP
Location of work: Sydney, New South Wales
Length of contract: 12 months
Contract extensions: The organisation may extend
Rate: Up to $130p/h (commensurate on experience)
Application Deadline: Friday 28-5-2021

To take the next step in your career, APPLY NOW!
All conversations and your personal information are always held strictly in confidence.

​Vertical Scope Group encourage people from different backgrounds to apply, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds, and people with disabilities.

Know someone who is suitable for this role? VSG have a $1,500 referral program! Head over to our website for further details. Referrals welcomed and rewarded!

About Vertical Scope Group

VSG provide end-to-end security cleared recruitment services to corporate clients, government departments, and professionals. It’s our business to know the market, and we do this by working with our trusted network of consultants, senior government officials, subject matter experts, industry leaders, academics, Department of Defence, Australian Intelligence Community (AIC) and Australian Public Service (APS) members.

Over the past 10 years, we have been entrusted to assist 6000+ registered, security cleared (Baseline, NV1, NV2, PV) professionals, including our direct network of 600+ PV cleared individuals to finding meaningful permanent and contractor employment.

VSG take your privacy seriously and will always treat your information in accordance with the Australian Privacy Principles, we will never release your personal details without your explicit written consent.

If you are a veteran or serving member in the Australian Defence Force looking to transition, or a security cleared professional from any industry, contact us to learn about current opportunities available to you.

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