Technical Specialist Satellite Baseband

Location:Sydney
Job Type:Full Time

Job Expectations

Build your career and Australia’s future.

This is a great opportunity to join the Satellite Operations team and support nbn satellite network and customers from both service activation and service support perspectives.

A bit about the role

As a Technical Specialist, you will interact with other nbn internal business units, service partners and vendors providing a range of services including Network Management, Network assurance and fulfilment and provision of regular intelligence reports on all aspects affecting the performance of satellite service.

You will be accountable for the technical leadership and governance for the health and wellbeing of the Satellite network. You will be the primary interface into the Network Engineering and Strategy team, as well as provide technical leadership and governance into Ericsson to resolve complex service affecting incidents within defined service level targets.

The role will see you:

  • Identify and callout network issues that potentially put Satellite services at risk
  • Raise and manage incident and problem tickets performing root cause analysis on Baseband incidents
  • Align Managed Service Delivery and Supplier Partners, around a common purpose
  • Manage and execute integration/regression testing campaigns and deploy First Time Application Release for any new software/firmware maintenance releases/updates for all baseband system equipment before full production deployment/rollout
  • Develop test plans and test cases for any new software and firmware maintenance releases/updates for all baseband system equipment

A bit about you

To be successful in this role, you will bring forth strong experience in telecommunication in a highly technical domain.

You will possess wide range of knowledge and technical experience in configuration, support and maintenance of IT and network products. Ideally, we would like to see experience with Network Management Systems.

You will also have experience with virtualisation and databases such as VMWare, Oracle, MySQL and Postgres along with some knowledge and understanding of networking.

Your background will demonstrate experience supporting and providing complex incident and problem management.

Life at nbn

Please note that this role is available on a 24 Month Max Term Contract

At nbn our people have a clear and shared purpose - empowering Australians to and redefine the way they live, work and play into the future. As one of the Australia’s largest infrastructure projects ever undertaken in Australian history, you’ll be part of a team building a brighter future for the country.

In your personal career, you’ll benefit from technical training for professional development, leadership programs and access to the latest technology, as well as being led by a diverse executive team.

nbn is committed to an inclusive, flexible and supportive workplace. We strive to ensure that any barriers that may exist are removed to allow everyone equal opportunity to thrive and succeed, regardless of factors such as gender, those who identify as First Peoples, LGBTI+ status, cultural background or disability. We actively focus on encouraging diversity and ensuring that all our people have fair opportunity to reach their career aspirations and potential.

Continue the conversation

If you think this role might be for you, we want to hear from you. Please apply by following the links and sending in your resume only. We do not require a cover letter or any selection criteria to be addressed.

At nbn our people and our planet matter. We have an unwavering commitment to the wellbeing and safety of our employees so that everyone goes home safely each day and can perform at their peak to deliver the nbn™ network. nbn also aims to build a network that minimises energy use and can be operated with minimal impact on the environment.

Worker Type

Fixed Term (Fixed Term)

Time Type

Full time