Network Specialist

Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Job Reference 1186612

Location Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Industry Other - IT

Function IT & Telecoms

Job Type Contract

Date Added March 17, 2023

Airswift is an international workforce solutions provider within the energy, process and infrastructure industries. Airswift serves as a strategic partner to our clients, offering a turnkey workforce solution to capture and deliver the top talent needed to complete successful projects by aligning with the unique needs of our clients.  With over 800 employees and 6,000 contractors operating in over 50 countries, our geographical reach and pool of talent available is unmatched in the industry and the level of experience, exposure and expertise that the organization has is unparalleled.

Our client is seeking a Network Specialist to work within their end-user facilities in Perth WA.


The Company

A major service provider who has a portfolio of numerous projects in Australia. With a number of projects currently underway, our client is looking for a qualified Network Specialist to join the team.


The Role

Our client is looking for a Network Specialist where you will be responsible for providing high quality IT services for the end-user.

This position will be based in Perth WA.


The Individual

From a technical perspective you will be expected to:

  • Configure and maintain network hardware and software, including switches, routers, firewalls, and network management tools.
  • Monitor and maintain network performance and availability, and troubleshoot network issues as needed.
  • Implement and maintain network security measures, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and other security technologies.
  • Conduct regular network assessments and implement changes to optimize network performance and security.
  • Collaborate with other IT teams to integrate network infrastructure with other systems and technologies, including cloud-based services and applications.
  • Stay up-to-date with the latest network technologies and trends, and recommend new solutions to enhance our network infrastructure.
  • Develop and maintain network documentation and procedures, and provide training to other IT staff as needed.


Required and Preferred Skills and Experience:

  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Information Technology, or a related field.
  • Minimum of 3 years of experience in network administration, with a focus on LAN, WAN, VPN, and wireless networks.
  • Strong knowledge of network protocols and technologies, including TCP/IP, DNS, DHCP, VPN, routing and switching, and wireless networks.
  • Experience with network security technologies, including firewalls, intrusion detection/prevention systems, and other security technologies.
  • Strong analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to analyze complex network issues and develop effective solutions.
  • Excellent communication skills, with the ability to effectively communicate technical concepts to both technical and non-technical stakeholders.
  • Relevant industry certifications such as CCNA or Network+ are a plus.


Candidates must be based in Perth and possess full Australian working rights to be considered for this position.


Please apply through the link or send your CV to

For more details on the role, or other roles we have available please call +61 721 022 537.


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