Network Technician | Defence

  • Australia
  • New South Wales
  • Permanent
  • Negotiable
  • Initial contract running until the 30th of June 2024 with high potential of extension
  • Based out of RAAF Williamtown (must be comfortable with being onsite 5 days a week)
  • Must hold active NV1 Clearance or higher to be considered, and have previous defence experience

About the client:

Talent is partnering with a leading Defence MSP to source an experienced Network Technician to support a critical unit at RAAF Williamtown.

About the role:

The Network Technician will be responsible for supporting the delivery of training, governance, ICT Verification & Validation, and on-site operational support. Day to day duties include:

  • In-house ICT training and mentorship to juniors/new starters
  • Assisting with the appropriate policy and governance overheads associated with the fleet of ICT
  • Managing sustainment of trial ICT capabilities
  • Facilitating fleet and after sales support from third party suppliers
  • Coordinating training delivery, sustainment establishment and fleet management activities
  • Management of controlled cryptographic material to enable usage of ICT fleet, and coordinating technical maintenance of ICT fleet to enable required availability


  • At least 4 + years’ experience in network support
  • 4 + years’ experience with hardware platforms
  • Proven experience in testing and commissioning
  • Significant experience delivering training
  • NV1 clearance or higher is essential to be considered for the role
  • CCNA and Microsoft Official Curriculum (MOC) certifications
  • Relevant defence industry experience is essential
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to build relationships

Additional desirable experience:

  • Awareness of Defence technical regulatory requirements/environment
  • Cryptographic security
  • Radio frequency fundamentals
  • Network information assurance & configuration management
  • Basic electronics and satellite systems


  • Contract position starting ASAP and running through to June 30th (highly likely to extend)
  • Must be based in Williamtown, NSW
  • Paying market rates (commensurate with skills and experience)
  • NV1 clearance is essential

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