Network Operational Architect, Canberra
Join a company dedicated to your career development and where you can simply be yourself at work About our Business Exciting times ahead for Optus… The way we use technology to connect, communicate and consume content is changing, and so are we. We continue to look for increasingly innovative ways to use technology and connectivity to improve our customers’ lives and businesses. Our ambition is to deliver game-changing customer experiences .
Optus Business is an extremely dynamic organisation, where we are constantly innovating. This challenging and rewarding role lends itself to someone who is highly capable and articulate, primarily self-managed, with a strong desire to promote Optus ICT products and services. About the role – Are you ready? Before you call/apply please be aware that this role involves work for the Australian Government and will potentially have access to classified information/resources.
As such, a security clearance is required and therefore it is a requirement that the successful candidate be an Australian Citizen. Baseline clearance is preferred and you will be open to going through a process to obtain higher level of Clearances should it be a requirement of the role in the future. As a Network Operational Architect , you will be responsible for providing a high level of technical advice and expertise to support, identify and provide technical solutions and to maintain architectural integrity in support of our customer and the Optus Business team.
You’ll offer 3rd level operational support for incident and problem management, IT service continuity analysis, capacity/ availability planning and supportability awareness, in addition to liaison with the customer any vendors. Other key aspects of the role will include; technical oversight of the implementation of change (as Technical Lead on medium size projects), governance and architectural assurance (reviewing solutions proposals etc), lifecycle evolution and pre-sales assistance. What does success look like? You’ll have significant experience within the ICT/Telco industry in a network engineering environment and be a naturally customer focused, yet technically minded individual and able to provide senior levels of technical leadership to both ‘business as usual’ (BAU) and project customer work.
You’ll be a team player and enjoy working with a flexible approach that will allow you to work closely with Engineers, Project Managers, Sales, Change Management and the Government Customer. Technically speaking, we’ll expect you to have multiple CCIEs (e.g.
Routing & Switching, Voice, DC, Security, Collaboration etc), whilst a knowledge of Juniper routers and switches and Riverbed would be an advantage. If this sounds like you, then we’ll be excited about seeing your application. Optus believes in the strength of a vibrant, diverse and inclusive workforce where backgrounds, perspectives and life experiences of our people help us innovate and create strong conn....