BHP Billiton Network Operations APAC Lead | Operations & Infrastructure | Technology in Western Australia, Australia

Network Operations APAC Lead | Operations & Infrastructure | Technology

Job No.40351077

Work TypeFull Time - Permanent, Part Time - Permanent

LocationAustralia - Western Australia

CategoriesTechnology/IT - Tecnología/IT

Published15 Jun 2017| W. Australia Standard Time

Applications close13 Jul 2017| W. Australia Standard Time

Join our new Technology team expansion

Our Vision is to enable a fully integrated and highly automated business from resource to market. BHP Billiton's global Technology team is the coming together of a dedicated, innovative team focused on identifying and implementing new ways of raising standards and improving productivity, safety and environmental impact. We will be first to embrace new technologies such as VR, Drones, automation and everything in between to lead our industry globally.

About the Opportunity

The Network Infrastructure Operations Lead will have responsibility for a team of staff and suppliers, undertaking operational activities on the Network Infrastructure including the enterprise WAN, corporate office LAN & wireless, and industrial networks.

Responsibilities will include:

Ensuring that all network devices (routers, switches, wireless access points, firewalls, IPS, etc.) are monitored and that faults are automatically detected. You will also provide operational leadership for lifecycle activities including incident, problem, change, service request management etc.

Drive for continuous improvement by optimising and automating processes.

Manage the Network Operations team located in Perth.

Collaborate with Network Operations – Americas to ensure 24 x 7 coverage in a “follow-the sun” model.

Manage third party telecoms service providers, and circuit providers, to ensure SLAs are met.

About you

To be successful you will need to have a Technical Degree (STEM), which is mandatory for these roles.

ITIL and CISCO certified.

Experience managing an internal, as well as an outsourced global team.

Senior/Deep technical problem solving skills across network technologies.

Background in operating, and supporting, large-scale (100+ sites, 5000+ devices) mission critical network environments; including LAN, WAN, Wireless & Security services.

Broad understanding of networking technical concepts, including: experience with routing and switching in a large corporate environment; and a thorough understanding of QoS principles.

Wide exposure to different hardware, operating systems, and network platforms.

Experience of building & managing a network operations team.

Candidates with experience of stablishing and operating a Network Operations Centre will be highly regarded.

Strong and proven customer facing skills.

What we offer you

At BHP Billiton, we will provide you an environment to:

  • be autonomous and support (you) to use initiative;

  • be accountable and performance driven;

  • work flexibly with a focus on outcomes, not hours;

  • problem-solve collaboratively together;

  • Activate your improvement mindset, experimentation and agile learning.

    Supporting a diverse workforce

  • BHP Billiton value and respect employees, offering an inclusive and diverse environment where you'll experience:

  • dedicated leadership and female mentoring programs;

  • 18 weeks paid parental leave;

  • state-of-the-art facilities with WiFi enabled indoor and outdoor spaces collaboration and versatility;

  • parents room.

Join our Technology expansion

Take the next steps in pioneering your technology career and being a part of our Tech revolution.

For further information

BHP Billiton is an equal opportunity employer and encourages applications from men and women of all ages, including people with a disability and Indigenous Australians.

About BHP Billiton

At BHP Billiton, our products are the essential building blocks of progress, fuelling change that lifts the living standards of millions of people around the world. Across our global operations, we are committed to working in ways that are true to Our BHP Billiton Charter values of Sustainability, Integrity, Respect, Performance, Simplicity and Accountability. Learn more about working at BHP Billiton and the exciting career opportunities that exist for professionals, undergraduates and graduates on our website: