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Junior Network Engineer


Do you have a passion for all things Networking? Does Network Security intrigue you? If yes, we are looking for a Junior Network Security engineer who has basic networking and security skills to join our Network Data & Security team providing both network engineering and operational support globally.  

You’ll be focused on providing design, implementation, maintenance and troubleshooting of network and network security solutions across networking equipment, load balancers, firewalls, web proxies and network access control systems.

This key role demands a highly motivated team player with at least 1 year of relevant experience in Network and Network Security supporting enterprise and global networks. You are meticulous, thorough and possess excellent communication skills to engage with all levels of our stakeholders. A quick-thinking problem solver who is able to assimilate data rapidly in order to present solutions to difficult day-to-day incidents is required. As a self-starter you have the ability to soak up knowledge and in part that knowledge to others. The ability to thrive working in a fast pace environment coupled with the ability to work under pressure is also required

key skills required for this role include:

  • good understanding of IP networking and Internet technologies in either Cisco or Aruba switch & routing platforms. CCNA or CCNP would be an advantage
  • desirable experience in more than one network / network security platforms:
    • Wireless (Cisco or Aruba)
    • ACI
    • F5 (Load Balancing)
    • Cisco Web Proxies
    • NSX
  • strong network analytical and troubleshooting skills with the capability to handle and own critical issues through to resolution
  • working knowledge of UNIX, Linux, Windows, SNMP, Microsoft Active Directory is desired
  • ability to remain calm under pressure and when faced with adversity or urgent issues
  • customer-focused with a “service first” mentality and best-in-class communication skills
  • ability to view current processes and procedures as opportunities for enhancement, tuning and improvement
  • can do attitude with the thirst to learn at a rapid pace.

The Corporate Operations Group brings together specialist support services in Digital Transformation & Data, Technology, Market Operations, Human Resources, Business Services, Business Improvement & Strategy, and the Macquarie Group Foundation. The Corporate Operations Group’s purpose is to power the entrepreneurial enterprise. 

Macquarie understands the importance of diversity and inclusion - our long history of success has come from being different. At Macquarie we value the innovation and creativity that diversity of thought brings. The one thing we all have in common is our focus on high performance. If you're capable, motivated and can deliver, we want you on our team.

We recognise that flexibility comes in a variety of forms. Talk to us about what flexibility you need.

About Macquarie

The best investment you can make is in yourself.

Whether you’re looking to take on a new project; progress within your division; explore an opportunity in a different team; or relocate globally – we let our people decide which direction they want to take.

At Macquarie we uncover the opportunities others may miss. Our culture promotes innovation, balanced with robust risk management, to realise opportunity for our clients, community, shareholders and our people.

Macquarie is a diversified global financial group providing clients with asset management, banking, advisory and risk and capital solutions across debt, equity and commodities. Headquartered in Sydney and with offices in 31 markets, it is the breadth of our operations, combined with a strong capital position and risk management framework, that has contributed to our 50-year record of unbroken profitability.

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Job no: COG-949900
Work type: Full time
Location: Sydney
Category: Junior, Technology
Group: Corporate Operations Group
Division: Technology
Recruiter: Nicky Bell
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