Title:  Senior Network Engineer


Bentleigh East, Victoria, AU

About us

Our purpose at Officeworks is to help make bigger things happen, for our customers, our team, and our community.

We’re a fast paced, growing, innovative and inspiring Australian brand employing over 8,000 team members, with a national footprint of more than 165 retail stores and a dedicated team supporting the Business to Business market. Our people are our biggest asset and we wouldn’t be where we are today without the collective skill, dedication and talent of our team members who embody the Officeworks spirit every day – whether that’s in store, support office or in a CFC.  We are passionate about supporting the communities in which we live and work, and want our team members to take ownership and accountability to help make bigger things happen every day.

About the role

An exciting opportunity now exists in our East Bentleigh Office, for an experienced Senior Network Engineer with leadership aspirations.

This dynamic role is responsible for the design and implementation of network technologies and to assist with Officeworks network provisioning, configuration and management activities.

The role requires interaction with external IT partners, IT Senior Stakeholders, development teams and solution vendors. This is a pivotal role within the Distributed Platforms team that establishes and maintains the network systems, processes, and procedural standards for other team members to understand and follow.

This role will see you establish and maintain an understanding of the network design and infrastructure capabilities, including elements delivered by third parties and reduce the time and manual tasks required to implement network changes through developing re-useable configuration and security artefacts.

About you

Our ideal candidate demonstrates a minimum of 5+ years’ as a Senior Network Engineer role, ideally within a complex retail environment.

You have previously supported an environment that includes IT systems such as AWS, All Microsoft services (incl. Azure) and demonstrate extensive experience in Cisco, Meraki and other cloud based networking products.

You have worked with SD-WAN and advanced firewall products such as Palo Alto.

You have advanced working knowledge of cloud-based technologies and are competent with automation scripting (Python, Perl, Bash etc).

In addition, you are able to demonstrate hands on experience configuring and troubleshooting small to high end network products.

Our culture

At Officeworks, we focus on creating an empowering and fun culture where people enjoy coming to work. We value our team's uniqueness and reward our team members by offering some great #officeworksperks including:

  • An inclusive and supportive team environment
  • A key focus on wellbeing
  • Potential flexible working arrangements to help you best manage your priorities
  • Generous discounts at Officeworks, along with team member discounts at Kmart and Target
  • Ongoing training and development with real opportunities to progress your career

At Officeworks, we operate best when our team is representative of the communities we serve and proudly commit to providing a safe and supportive work environment for all team members. We actively encourage applications from all candidates, including Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples, the LGBTI community and people with disabilities.

Residency note: Application eligibility requires Australian/NZ citizenship or an unrestricted Visa to live and work in Australia.