Network Security Engineer

Wellington, Wellington, New Zealand

Full Time Mid-level / Intermediate Clearance required
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We are looking for people with a passion for Network Security to be a part of an AWESOME Team, offering you the chance to boost your career with excellent development opportunities in Network Border Security & associated technologies.

Come and join one of Wellington’s strongest network teams, working for an aspirational company that fuses global size and scale with local, grass-roots knowledge and genuine social compassion. We are family focused, provide a flexible working model and attractive remuneration packages.

At Datacom, we connect people and technology to solve challenges and discover new possibilities for our customers. Wellington is the hub of New Zealand, everything we do to support our customers means we are supporting the people of Aotearoa.

About the role

Our continual expansion in the industry means that we have an exciting pipeline ahead, opening the door to work with the latest of network technologies, supporting best of breed solutions. You will be working within a team of passionate, innovative and engaging people who focus on delivering and supporting the latest network security solutions for our clients, whilst having fun along the way.

We are looking for smart, positive and energetic team players to join us as we continue to expand and service our customer’s growing needs.

The Person

As an Operations Network Engineer you will be an enthusiastic team player who understands what needs to be done to provide outstanding customer service to our clients. You will have a strong understanding of Networking principles with practical application across a range of technologies i.e. Switching and Routing, WiFi, Load Balancers, Firewalls and Cloud. We need people who can engage with our customers, third party vendors and other Datacom teams to troubleshoot technical issues, representing Datacom Networks in a technically strong and professional manner.

To join our team, you’ll firstly need to be a team player with a collaborative working style who communicates openly and honestly; a Can-Do Attitude is essential. Secondly, you’ll be technically strong and have the right attitude towards professional development. You will lead by example and guide your less experienced peers in delivering first class service for Datacom’s customers, across a broad spectrum of networking vendors and disciplines.

For this role, we are seeking a qualified Network Engineer with at least 3 years’ experience, across all areas of Network and Network Security Operations Management.

Ideally You Will Have:

A combination of the following skills:

  • Switching and Routing: Cisco, Fortinet (Desirable)
  • Software Defined Networking: Cisco, Fortinet (Desirable)
  • Firewall/Security: Checkpoint, Fortinet, Palo Alto, ZScaler (Desirable)
  • Load Balancing: F5, Citrix Netscaler (Desirable)
  • Wireless: Aruba, Cisco, Fortinet (Desirable)
  • Cloud Solutions: AWS, Azure, Google, (Desirable)

If you’re ready to take the next step in your career, to join a caring and supportive team with a varied customer base, this could be your ideal role.

Due to the nature of our clients, this role will require that you have the ability to pass New Zealand security clearance. You must hold either Permanent Residence/Citizenship and have been in New Zealand or its 5eyes counterparts at least 2 years.

Job perks/benefits: Career development Flex hours
Job region(s): Asia/Pacific
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