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Network Consultant – Perth Based

We can help you build the career you dream of. Our success relies on ensuring our people enjoy the inspiring challenges, exceptional experience and flexibility they need to succeed at every stage of their career. As a leading professional services company with more than 459,000 people working across 120 countries, your career can take many exciting paths spanning digital, strategy, consulting, technology and operations. As part of a global diverse workforce you will help change how Australia lives, works, plays and grows. Join us, learn from the best people and let challenging, interesting and enjoyable work become part of daily life.

Accenture Technology

Within Accenture Technology you will make solutions real and deliver business outcomes. We help clients become more successful by helping them improve their capabilities and effectiveness. We are constantly innovating and generating new ideas with the goal of helping clients identify the technologies and operations they need to differentiate and win in the marketplace. 

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.


Qualifications

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 cloud connectivity solution for Azure, AWS, Google Cloud Platform.

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

  • Knowledge of cloud, including AWS, Azure, Google Cloud Platform.

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

  • Project management and ITIL knowledge with focus on change management.

Desirable:

  • Experience in WAN Optimization and load balancing.

  • Knowledge of cloud exchange providers such as Equinix.

Certifications (not all are required):

  • CCNP/JNCIP, CCDP, JNCIE/CCIE (a plus), AWS, Azure, ITIL

About Accenture

Accenture is a leading global professional services company, providing a broad range of services in strategy and consulting, interactive, technology and operations, with digital capabilities across all of these services. We combine unmatched experience and specialised capabilities across more than 40 industries – powered by the world’s largest network of Advanced Technology and Intelligent Operations centers. With 505,000 people serving clients in more than 120 countries, Accenture brings continuous innovation to help clients improve their performance and create lasting value across their enterprises. Visit us at www.accenture.com.

All employment decisions shall be made without regard to age, race, creed, colour, religion, sex, national origin, ancestry, disability status, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity or expression, genetic information, marital status, citizenship status or any other basis as protected applicable law.

Job candidates will not be obligated to disclose sealed or expunged records of conviction or arrest as part of the hiring process.

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