Network Design Specialist
Network Design Specialist Location: Canberra Posted Date: May 1, 2020 Employer: To view company name. See instructions below Employer Job Id: 569457 Careermine Job Id: 1841088 angle-right Refer a Friend angle-right Network Design Specialist Apply Now angle-right Who We Are: Downer is the leading provider of integrated services in Australia and New Zealand. Through trusted relationships and world leading insight we work closely with our customers to design, build and sustain assets, infrastructure and facilities.
Position Summary: Downer Defence Systems is seeking to engage a Network Design Specialist to support the delivery of complex systems within Defence. The Networks Specialist is responsible for providing input and specialist advice on network design and FMN Spiral implementation as a 'shared service' across all Capability Elements, with particular focus on the MNIS and Foundation Services CE. Responsibilities include: Develop, implement and iteratively improve the Program network design and support framework in alignment with Program documentation and Support System implementation guidance.
Advise the Program Technology Manager and Program Capability Realisation Manager on matters relating to network design and FMN Spiral implementation. Assist Capability Element Leads with the development and maintenance of Documentation (OCD, FRD, TEMP) Enclosures for the respective capabilities. Ensure standardisation of needs and requirements definitions in relation to prototype tools in Capability Development Documents (CDDs) and related documentation.
Attend Capability Boards as required to advise on network design and implementation. Support technical certification, and security certification and accreditation processes as required. Providing support to the Project-governance framework as defined in the Integrated Project Management Plan (IPMP), including participation on Integrated Project Team (IPT) meetings, Capability Boards and User working group meetings.
Identify gaps and opportunities to improve the effectiveness and performance of Joint C2 ICT applications. Essential Qualifications / Skills / Experience Extensive experience in network design in the Defence context. Degree qualified in Engineering or another appropriate discipline.
High-level understanding on the systems engineering discipline and practical application of associated concepts including; requirements definition, design and readiness reviews, system safety, configuration management and audits, verification and validation and technical certification. High-level of understanding on the development of the CDD suite. Experience of working in technical regulatory framework utilised in the Defence context.
Experience with major capital acquisition projects in the Defence context. Experience with sustainment arrangements in Defence (commercial and Foreign Military Sales). Experience with the Defence Strategic Framework, Defence Capability Life Cycle and the related governance requireme....