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What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is a Fortune 500 company providing services to Enterprise and Government clients. Our Australian business is spread across Sydney, Melbourne and Canberra offices. A key business unit in Australia is our Government Security Operations Centre (GSOC) that operates out of Canberra. We are seeking a mid-level Network Security Engineer to join this elite team. You will be responsible for performing system upgrades and undertaking complex troubleshooting activities to ensure that our Global Network Operations Center (GNOC) services are maintained as per contracted service level agreements. You will also be responsible for mentoring, training and providing guidance to junior staff within GSOC.

  • Network administration (including backup, Linux, security management, user account management, e-mail systems, webservers, internet access andapplications support).
  • Support network and server hardware, software and applications.
  • Resolve internally detected and client initiated service
  • incidents in a quality manner and within client SLA.
  • Implement and complete client initiated service and change requests in a quality manner and within client SLA.
  • Ensure consistent and professional communication with internaland external clients and stakeholders including updating Service Desk within required response times.
  • Ensure documentation is correct and up-to-date (includesprocedures, Knowledge Base articles, Networks Diagrams, etc.).

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • NV1 Security clearance and eligibility to maintain.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience with Web proxies - Netskope, BlueCoat.
  • Experience in design, configuration and support of computer platforms including Dell, VMWARE, Nutanix.
  • Experience with routing & switching – Juniper/ Cisco including data centre switching platforms.
  • Experience in the administration of various Firewall platforms including F5 AFM, ASA, Palo Alto.
  • Experience in monitoring tools such as Nagios or Cacti.
  • Ability to interact with technical and management staff to develop and problem solve technical requirements.

Why Verizon?

  • Verizon is committed to maintaining a Total Rewards package which is competitive, valued by our employees, and differentiates us as an Employer of Choice.
  • We are a ‘pay for performance’ company and your contribution is rewarded through competitive salaries, performance-based incentives and an employee Stock Program.
  • We create an opportunity for us all to share in the success of Verizon and the value we help to create through this broad-based discretionary equity award program.
  • Your benefits are market competitive and delivered by some of the best providers.
  • You are provided with a full spectrum of health and wellbeing resources, including a first in-class Employee Assistance Program, to empower you to make positive health decisions.
  • Verizon provides training and development for all levels, to help you enhance your skills and develop your career, from funding towards education assistance, award-winning training, online development tools and access to industry research.
  • You will be able to take part in volunteering opportunities as part of our environmental, community and sustainability commitment.
  • Your benefits package will vary depending on the country in which you work.

*subject to business approval

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