Company: Wood
Skills: IT - Networking & Telecom
Experience: 5 + Years
Education: High School/Secondary
Location: Perth, Western Australia, Australia

Overview / Responsibilities

Wood is currently looking for a Senior Network Engineer to join our Systems Optimisation team in our Perth CBD office with modern end of trip facilities including a free gym. You will be involved in servicing a variety of clients in the energy and mining sector. This is an excellent opportunity to join a specialist team.

Accountabilities / Responsibilities
  • Team Leadership reporting to group principal
  • Technical mentoring and guidance
  • Governance of quality, standards, and methodologies
  • Client engagement and solutions gathering
  • Identification of risks, issues, and fault finding.
  • Network Engineering and automation of repeatable tasks
  • Technical bid evaluation and SOW and Tender development
  • Building networking teams and championing team capability
  • Technical fault finding, testing and deployment
  • Integration with other engineering disciplines

Note you must have the right to work in Australia to be considered for this role.

Skills / Qualifications

  • Degree qualified in Electrical & Electronic engineering, computer science or a related discipline
  • 5-10 years of industry experience in mining and / or oil and gas or relatable industries
  • Industry recognised qualifications highly regarded
  • Technical hands-on experience with industrial networking equipment from vendors (e.g. Cisco, Siemens, Stratix, Moxa, RuggedCom and Hirschmann)
  • Core skills of document writing, standards development, creation and execution of test plans
  • Strong demonstratable layer 2, Layer 3 networking knowledge
  • Secondary skill set highly desirable (cyber security, server/storage, wireless)
  • Strong engineering process and safety ethic
  • Pragmatic approach to work
  • Strong team member and leader of network engineers
  • Mentoring junior and graduate engineers

Company Overview

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering, helping to unlock solutions to critical challenges in energy and materials markets. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in 60 countries, employing around 35,000 people.

Diversity Statement

We are an equal opportunity employer that recognises the value of a diverse workforce. All suitably qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment on the basis of objective criteria and without regard to the following (which is a non-exhaustive list): race, colour, age, religion, gender, national origin, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or other characteristics in accordance with the relevant governing laws.

Wood is a global leader in consulting and engineering across energy and the built environment, helping to unlock solutions to some of the world’s most critical challenges. We provide consulting, projects and operations solutions in more than 60 countries, employing around 40,000 people. At Wood our common purpose is to ‘unlock solutions to the world’s most critical challenges.’ Through the delivery of our Consulting, Project and Operations solutions across energy and the built environment we deliver exceptional returns for our clients, our people, our investors and the communities where we live and work. Visit us at and follow us on Facebook and LinkedIn.