Technical Consultant

  • Job Number: JR-10058869
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: WA: Perth
  • Opening date: 12/08/2022 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 20/08/2022 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 6 days time

Hi, we’re Telstra Purple 👋 People bringing purpose to technology.

Telstra Purple are Australia’s largest owned technology services business, focused on outcome-based, transformative tech solutions that help our customers cut through IT complexity to achieve their bespoke goals, faster. If solving unique problems sparks your interest to help change a business, a community or the environment for the better – we’re in sync.

This is a great opportunity for a Perth-based Network Security Engineer looking to take their first step into the world of consulting. Or if you're already a Consultant, hoping to get more exposure to newer technologies, then this could also be the gig for you.

For this opportunity, we need the person to already be based in Perth or relocation plans already in play - unfortunately, we cannot consider applications out of WA

As our Network Security Consultant, you'll deliver bespoke networking, network security and cloud networking solutions to enterprise customers. You'll develop technical knowledge and skills in the latest technology for enterprise environments, including: SDWAN, Secure edge infrastructure, Internet gateway and Cloud networking. This is a great opportunity for a mid-level Network Security Engineer, looking to take the next steps in a Professional Services Consulting environment, though we'd also love to hear from you if you're already working in a consulting capacity.

  • Some contributions to pre-sales activities, including defining project scopes, effort estimates, and providing guidance on technology choices

  • You'll take ownership of Low-Level Design (LLD) documentation, and lead design workshops

  • Contribute to the design, development and delivery of multiple technology consulting engagements

  • Engage and manage stakeholder relationships both internally (e.g. across Telstra Purple Sales, Delivery and Project teams) and externally (e.g. with customers and vendors), in order to deliver outstanding solutions across our portfolio.

  • Take accountability for your own contribution to service delivery and project profitability, ensuring you meet your team’s objectives

About you

  • Perth based, so you can easily visit client-site, when we're able to move again (essential)

  • Network and Security experience, ideally within a consulting environment

  • You're a mid-level Network Security Engineer or a Network Security Consultant

  • You've got experience as a Network and Security Pro - with up to date hands-on experience in delivering and implementing Network and Security solutions.

You have hands-on experience in the technical delivery of one or more of the following:

  • SD-WAN: Cisco, Meraki, Fortinet, Velocloud

  • Firewalls: Cisco, Fortinet, Palo Alto

  • Cloud networking: Azure, AWS

  • Networking: WiFi, campus, and data centre

  • Project scoping and estimating

What we offer

  • Access to a professional development

  • 16 weeks paid parental leave for both primary and secondary carers

  • Laptop/ Device 

  • 20gb Hotspot, to enable you to work from anywhere

  • Work/life enablement; so you can balance work + life’s other responsibilities 

  • An epic (free) Telstra mobile phone and plan 

  • Purchased Annual Leave scheme

  • Salary sacrifice / packaging. Set aside part of your salary to pay for things like extra toolkit, short term incentive-to-Super

  • 25% discount on Telstra products and services

  • An additional Telstra day off and a volunteer day off

  • Opportunity to earn points through our internal recognition program

This role requires the successful candidate to be vaccinated against Covid-19, to ensure the safety and wellbeing of our people and customers. However, please speak to us if you have any questions about this based on your individual circumstances.

We're after the right blend of experience and enthusiasm, and look for cultural add, rather than cultural fit. We benefit from the unique gifts and backgrounds of each person in our business, and push for diversity of thought in all we do.

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  • Job Number: JR-10058869
  • Employment Type: Permanent Full Time
  • Location: WA: Perth
  • Opening date: 12/08/2022 12:00 AM AEST
  • Closing date: 20/08/2022 11:59 PM AEST
  • Applications close in: 6 days time