Network & Security Specialist

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Work type: Full time
Location: Wollongong
Departments: Information Technology

About us:
The WIN Television Network is Australia’s largest commercial television network, committed to providing first-class entertainment and news services to around six million viewers across Australia. The WIN Network is a diverse media and entertainment group with television as the core business, and other business interests in radio, film and television production, telecommunications and specialist engineering.

About the role:
As a Network & Security Specialist, you will be involved in designing, building, implementing, and supporting network, IP Telephony, security, and wireless solutions, predominantly focused on Cisco platforms. You'll provide high-level technical support, troubleshoot network issues, and work closely with external vendors to ensure the best outcomes for the company. This role also involves 30% travel within Australia and possible out-of-hours or weekend work as required.

Reporting to the Chief Technology Officer, you will be responsible for:

  • Manage and support the network including LAN, WAN, Cloud, Wireless and security appliances
  • Administration of the companies IP Telephony system (Cisco CallManager, IPFX)
  • Administration of the Switches, Routers, Firewalls & Wireless equipment
  • Ensure procedures in a regulatory and compliance environment are being followed
  • Monitoring network performance and reporting to ensure system availability and business continuity
  • Troubleshooting network related issues providing both remote and onsite support
  • Dealing directly with external vendors to ensure the best outcome for the company
  • Carry out backups and preventative maintenance

About you:
To be the successful candidate, you will have:

  • Working knowledge and troubleshooting of Cisco Routers, Switches & Firewalls
  • Working knowledge and troubleshooting of Cisco Call Manager
  • Knowledge of routing protocols such as EIGRP, BGP and Internet TCP/IP Services (DNS & DHCP)
  • Experience with WAN\LAN technologies and related Network protocols
  • Experience with Cisco Switches, Cisco Routers, Cisco Firewall and WIFI access point
  • Knowledge of network monitoring tools (i.e. SolarWinds)
  • A working knowledge of Disaster Recovery procedures
  • Problem solving and creative thinking
  • Delivering results and meeting customer expectations
  • Creating documentation and procedures
  • Desirable technical qualifications including Cisco Certifications - CCNA, CCNP etc.

What we can offer you:
At the WIN Network, we value our employees by offering a vast and varied array of benefits. When you join our organisation, you can expect:

  • Access to an Employee Assistance Program for you and your family.
  • Exclusive offers on your favourite retail brands and travel sites.
  • Access to LifeWorks - LIFT; an online fitness program you can access anytime.

If this sounds like the right opportunity for you, we would love to hear from you! For further information about the role, or for a confidential discussion, please do not hesitate to reach out to our People and Culture team at

The WIN Network reserves the right to commence and/or conclude the recruitment process of this position, prior to the closing date of this advertisement.

All staff employed by the WIN Network must hold valid Australian working rights.

WIN Network is an equal opportunity employer.

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