Senior Network Consultant


Location: Brisbane, Canberra, Melbourne, Perth, Sydney

Job Type: Full time


About Accenture

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The Role and Team

We are the Infrastructure Engineering Technology team, and we see ourselves as leaders in the IT advisory space providing strategy and implementation services to world-class enterprises around the globe. In the past we have successfully managed several Datacentre and Cloud Migration projects.

Role Description:

Design and implementation of enterprise networks, including local area networks (LANs), wide area networks (WANs), cloud, SDN, security and wireless technologies.

Key responsibilities:

  • Work on infrastructure transformation projects involving networking and change management.

  • Ability to translate business requirements in to high level technical requirement in context of technology and customer trends.

  • Lead a project in design and implementation using skills in routing, switching, firewall, wireless and data centre technologies (e.g. - Cisco Nexus, ACI, NSX)

  • Develop technical design documentation such as high-level design, low level design, bill of material (BoM), configuration templates.

  • Develop network testing strategy, Test plans and testing execution.

  • Build cut-over/implementation plan in compliance with client's change management process.

  • Support troubleshooting efforts during implementation and post go-live support.

  • Utilise communication and documentations skills in client facing and vendor management activities.

  • Ability to meet milestones with strong focus on quality.

  • Willingness to travel with flexibility to work in global time zone.

Professional Skill Requirements:

  • 7+ years of experience in Design and Implementation using skills in routing, switching, wireless and other data centre technologies such as Cisco Nexus, Cisco ACI, VMware NSX.

  • Design and implementation of NexGen firewalls from leading vendors such as Cisco, Juniper, Palo Alto

  • Design and implementation of SD-WAN and cloud connectivity solution for Azure, AWS, Google cloud platform.

  • Exposure to multi-vendor technologies in enterprise network with experience to design and implement them.

  • Strong documentation and presentation skills with a focus on quality.

  • Project management and ITIL knowledge with focus on change management

You’ve got this!