Engineer Networks and Infrastructure

18 Nov 2023

Start here, go anywhere with Barminco


We are currently seeking experienced candidates to join our team in our head office in Hazelmere. In this role, you will provide technical delivery and operational support for Mining Technology initiatives comprising networks, infrastructure, and systems across surface and underground environments. Provide guidance and tooling to empower clients and sites to operate self-sufficient and resilient Operational Technology (OT) systems.


About the role –

Position Objectives / KPI's

  • Develop high and low-level network, infrastructure, and systems designs for site and client project requirements through effective stakeholder engagement.
  • Deliver operational network and systems infrastructure to project and internal requirements.
  • Transition networks and systems into the Operational Support function with appropriate documentation, handover, and tooling.
  • Provide continuing level 3 technical support of productionised operational networks, infrastructure, and systems.
  • Maintain and develop supporting systems for operational network and infrastructure management.
  • Champion network and systems progression through DevOps principles such as automation, and infrastructure-as-code.

Skills, Knowledge & Experience

  • 5+ years’ experience designing, deploying, and supporting multi-vendor enterprise or industrial fixed and wireless networks.
  • 5+ years’ experience designing and troubleshooting secure networks and next-generation firewalls.
  • 5+ years’ experience administering Linux and Windows systems, containerisation, and hypervisor infrastructure.
  • Practical experience designing, deploying, and troubleshooting network features: micro-segmentation, IEC-62443 industrial DMZ, topology management, wireless mesh, overlay networks, IoT traffic
  • Experience with network monitoring systems and tools, and IT service management.
  • Experience working in a team with production DevOps concepts and tools: CI/CD, code repositories, automation frameworks, infrastructure-as-code

Education, Qualifications & Training

  • Degree (Information Technology or Computer Science); or
  • Certificates (Information Technology, Network Engineering)
  • Network vendor certifications or progression towards desirable (CCNA, PCNSE or equivalent)
  • Current and Valid Australian Manual Drivers Licence (C-Class minimum)

What we can offer;

  • An exciting career opportunity to join a company continuing in a phase of growth domestically and internationally
  • Competitive salary, with employee incentives, benefits and rewards programs
  • Hazelmere location with an on-site chef, subsidised cafe, gymnasium and free parking
  • A culture where new ideas and results, are supported and rewarded


About Barminco;

Barminco forms part of the Perenti Group, a diversified global mining services company. Barminco can offer you opportunities to take your career to the next level as one of the world's largest hard-rock underground mining companies, with operations in Australia and across the globe. The Perenti Group operates across a wide range of mining sectors and offers unique career progression opportunities. 


Click on the Apply button to start your journey and join the Barminco team today.


Preferred candidate to be based in WA.


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