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Senior Network Manager

Date:  15-Sep-2021

Melbourne, VIC, AU



Our culture is comprised of diverse, high-performing professionals who are talented, supportive, inclusive and social – the union of which is at the heart of our success. As part of the Deloitte Cloud Engineering team, you’ll work with our passionate technologists driving innovation and shaping the right solutions. We believe in continuous learning and growing, working together as a team and always looking for new ways to deliver better outcomes for our clients.

•    We provide specialist skills in networking, security and cloud consulting to a variety of clients and across industry verticals.
•    We work closely with our DevOps and platform engineers, providing next-gen cloud and enterprise networking and security solutions.   
•    We use automation (often code written in-house) to solve complex network tasks and accelerating our delivering and assurance.
•    We help clients navigate and deliver next-gen networking topics such as Software-Defined-x, Infrastructure-as-Code (IaC), NetDevOps, CI/CD, and Cloud Networking.
•    Our typical engagements include anything within the spectrum of: technology strategy; network assessments (gap and maturity); remediation activities; migrations (e.g. DC consolidation, or to cloud); technology sourcing; large-scale cloud delivery / network transformational programs (options analysis, design, build, test, integrate, migrate etc). 
•    We pride ourselves on visually slick and highly polished outputs. We produce deliverables & outputs to be proud of. 



But enough about us, let’s talk about you! Technical consulting is at the ‘sharp end of IT’ where a blend of your technology experience/accomplishments combines with softer (consulting/people) skills. The traits we look for across these domains include: 

Technical Skills - ‘Must-Have’
•    A widely skilled engineer focused on Networking and Network Security, backed by over 6 years of experience.  Regarded as an authoritative expert, demonstrated leader, with significant experience in across Networking domains (routing, switching, load balancing, firewalling etc). 
•    Demonstrated experience in leading network delivery work in one or more of the following areas: Assessments, Design, Architecture, Migrations & Transformations. 
•    Professional certifications in the Networking industry, including vendors such as: Cisco, F5, Palo Alto Networks, Aruba etc. and a willingness to expand experience into cloud and coding.  
•    Ability to consult to clients on industry best practices & emerging technologies within the Networking & Cloud domains, as well as articulating client pain points and designing technological and/or process solutions to these challenges. 

Technical Skills - ‘Nice to have’. 
•    Demonstrated knowledge or entry-to-intermediate level certifications in AWS (Cloud Practitioner; Solutions Architect, Advanced Networking Speciality); or GCP/Azure equivalents.
•    Demonstrated knowledge or certifications in NetDevOps (Python, Terraform, Ansible, Git, CI, IaC, APIs etc).

Softer/Consulting/People Skills    
1.    You are strategic, resilient, engaging with people, a natural self-starter, with mature problem-solving skills. 
2.    You have strong communication, documentation & presentation skills with a focus on quality.
3.    You have a passion for continuously improving your skills and experience.
4.    From a client engagement perspective, you are expected to be able to lead a project team of engineers/consultants, managing the full project lifecycle (scope; plan; execute; confidence in running workshops; providing strategic direction on activities/design/architecture; conducting task structuring & delegation - with you yourself making significant contributions, undertaking stakeholder/program management throughout, with inherent ability to manage the financial/quality/risk dimensions of delivery). 
5.    From a business perspective, an ability to build and maintain client relationships at a senior level, and recognise business opportunities when they arise, and assist with proposal creation.
6.    You have an ability to distil and communicate complex technical concepts, refocusing content and finely articulating key decision points for executive audiences.  
7.    You are confident in the role of being a trusted advisor, with one/two nominated areas for which you are an SME and are passionate about, in addition to many secondary domains that you can provide strategic consulting advice across.



At Deloitte, we create positively differentiated work experiences that enable our people to feel valued and achieve their full potential. From day one at our firm, you’ll be considered part of the Deloitte community where our development and career progression framework will help you nurture the skills and capabilities you need to succeed. Deloitte is known for attracting people who are stimulated by working on complex client challenges, and those interested in fast-tracking their career via the sheer breadth of exposure to different engagements, individuals, and technologies.   


Flexibility is at the heart of how we work at Deloitte. We recognise that everyone has different personal circumstances and preferences and that success at work is empowered by support for life outside of work.

We believe that flexible working is critical to increasing engagement, optimising resources, supporting work-life balance and employee wellbeing. Our expanded DeloitteFlex framework offers 12 types of flexible working arrangements (covering: family, time, place, wellbeing, hours, micro, career, leave, travel, cultural, community, study), designed to be used in combination to enable you to live and work in a way that best suits your needs. 



Sound like the sort of role for you? Apply now if so!

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By applying to this job, you will be assessed against the Deloitte Global Talent Standards. We’ve designed these standards to provide our clients with a consistent and exceptional Deloitte employee experience globally.


At Deloitte, we know we’re at our best when we look out for one another; prioritise respect, fairness, development and wellbeing; foster an inclusive culture and embrace diversity in all forms. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of their background, experience, identity, ability or thinking style, and if you need assistance or an accommodation during the application process for accessibility reasons this is available upon request. 


The preferred candidate will be subject to background screening by Deloitte or by their external third-party provider.