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Internet Gateway Engineers

Apply before 6PM (AEDT) on: Monday, December 7, 2020

Australian Capital Territory


Agency / Department

Department of Education, Skills and Employment

Experience Level


Employment Type


Expected Rate (inc. Super)

$120 per hour***

Overview and Responsibilities

The successful candidate will be a passionate IT professional with demonstrated experience in key areas of a secure internet gateway or similar context. The Security of the department’s systems is a priority and the successful candidate will have a deep understanding of how to manage network devices in a secure manner, and to take initiative to rectify any issues, where appropriate.

Essential Criteria

  1. Demonstrated experience of managing gateway infrastructure such as Firewalls, Proxy, Mail servers, DNS and VPN
  2. Demonstrated experience implementing and maintaining IPS/IDS and/or Web Application Firewalls
  3. Demonstrated high-level experience of working with load balancing using F5 and working with multiple operating systems such as Windows and Linux
  4. Demonstrated knowledge of Cisco networking devices such as Routers and Switches and routing protocols such as BGP and OSPF.
  5. Well-developed communication skills with a proven ability to communicate both orally and in writing with management and technical stakeholders across business and technical areas

Desired Criteria

  1. Experience with one or more of the following: Bluecoat ProxySG, Cisco ESA/SMA, Fortigate, FortiSandbox, Infoblox DNS
  2. Tertiary qualifications in a relevant discipline, and/or relevant industry certifications
  3. Working knowledge of cyber security frameworks and standards, specifically the Information Security Manual (ISM) and IRAP process

Security Clearance

Must have current negative vetting level 1 clearance

Contract Extensions

2 x 1 year extension options

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