Return to jobs

Network & Infrastructure Specialists

Ref: BROADBEAN_096051684219276

on 16 May 2023
Perth, Western Australia
Contract Type
$580 - $735 / Day
  • 6 month initial contract with view of long-term extension
  • Highly regarded Fortune 500 Company
  • Industrial / Mining / Resource Industry
  • Must be Cisco qualified

Are you passionate about Network & Infrastructure Engineering and have experience within the mining, industrial or manufacturing industry?

Have you ever considered a challenging, exciting and progressive career working as part of a Fortune 500 company?

About the Company

Our client specializes in providing comprehensive process control, OT and electrical engineering, procurement, construction, and management services to the extractive, infrastructure, and manufacturing industries across Australia. With their continued growth, they are currently seeking Communications/Network/Infrastructure Specialists at both Junior and Senior experience levels for their Perth office.

Role Responsibilities:

In this role, you will play a crucial part in the design, deployment, and support of cutting-edge technology infrastructure projects across multiple industries. Your responsibilities will include:

  • Collaborating on the planning, testing, and implementation of industrial network projects throughout all project phases, from conceptualization to ongoing operations.
  • Providing valuable consulting services to our esteemed clients.
  • Ensuring the successful execution of technology infrastructure changes by delivering high-quality technical work.


Desirable qualifications include practical experience in configuring, developing, operating, and implementing technology hardware in industrial, mining, or resource sectors. Familiarity with the following hardware products is preferred:

  • Cisco (required)
  • Ruggedcom
  • Hirschmann / Connexium
  • Moxa
  • Stratix
  • Dell

Technical Requirements:

We are seeking candidates with experience in one or more of the following technical areas:

  • TCP/IP Process Control Systems Networks, including protocols such as Modbus TCP and Ethernet/IP.
  • Layer 2 and 3 switching and routing.
  • Firewalls.
  • Redundant communications technologies, such as RSTP, MRP, and REP.
  • Network architecture design.
  • Wireless networking routing and switching.
  • Network Management Systems (NMS).
  • Quality of Service (QoS) implementation.
  • Software Defined Networking (SDN) solutions.
  • LTE Networking.
  • CCTV and VoIP technologies.
  • Dell Architectures.
  • Hyper-V / VMware Technologies.

Skills Required:

To excel in this role, the following skills are necessary:

  • Strong understanding of Australian Standards and industry conventions, particularly within the mining sector.
  • Proficiency in developing comprehensive technical documentation.
  • Exceptional analytical and troubleshooting abilities.
  • Excellent interpersonal skills, with a focus on effective communication and collaboration.
  • Industrial ethernet experience will be highly regarded but not essential.

Please note, this role may require some travel for the successful candidates.

If you are intrigued by this opportunity but are unsure if you meet all the criteria, I encourage you to apply. My client is hiring for both junior and senior opportunities within their organization.

Talented, committed, can-do individuals have always been the cornerstone of this dynamic organisation. If you have what it takes to thrive in this role and want to know more, please reach out to Kerri-Ann Allan via

Joining Akkodis as a Consultant

  • Weekly Pay
  • No payrolling processing fees
  • Upskilling opportunities and training discounts
  • Consultant gatherings events
  • Akkodis SME meet ups/information sessions
  • EAP Support Program
  • Dedicated Account Management Support Team

Akkodis, is a global leader in the engineering and R&D market that is leveraging the power of connected data to accelerate innovation and digital transformation. The combined IT and engineering expertise brings a unique end-to-end solution offering, with four service lines - Consulting, Solutions, Talents and Academy.

"Akkodis is an Equal Opportunity employer, committed to all forms of workforce inclusion. We actively invite and encourage applications by candidates from diverse backgrounds".

Filter Results
Sort By: