Jul 01, 2020

Wireless Network Engineer

  • Modis
  • Perth WA, Australia
Contractor Back End Software Engineer

Job Description

We partner with the largest public and private sector organisations to deliver consulting and services across the full lifecycle of digital technology, from strategy to operations. We provide Digital Services, Solutions and Staffing to clients in industries including Law Enforcement & Justice, Transportation, Healthcare, Resources, Utilities and Education.

  • Our difference lies in our people. We recruit, train and retain the smartest minds in the industry. We connect them with like-minded individuals across the globe to foster innovation and deliver results for our clients. Our delivery capability is rivalled by none. We can truthfully say we have never failed to deliver a project.
  • In 2019, Modis was recognised as the Microsoft Global Data Analytics Partner of the Year and Microsoft Country Partner of the Year, which is a testament to our innovative data and analytics capabilities, and our proficiency in solving complex business problems. Modis has also recently been awarded AWS APN Advanced Tier Consulting Partner.

Your Role

Would you like to be involved in an exciting project at a top-tier resources organisation, working with cutting-edge wireless networking technologies?

We are looking for an experienced Wireless Network Engineer to join the team to support and drive our expanding business.

This role is within a Digital team which has been tasked with a stack of integrated platforms to simplify the technology landscape and minimise technical debt.

The successful candidate will have experience in:

  • network topology design
  • network hardware deployment
  • network configuration and development
  • Software-defined networks
  • wireless mesh networks


  • Participate as an active member of an Agile project to roll out IIoT Platforms to global assets.
  • Producing both high level and low-level designs for specific and generalised IIoT solutions.
  • Maintain and publish network topology diagrams.
  • Providing technical advice for problems involved in the "the last mile" of IoT connectivity at the edge. This could range from a BLE PAN up to public NB-IoT and Cat-M1 to simply connecting to existing components.
  • Creating engineering blueprints for communication bundles which projects will select "off-the-shelf". Blueprints would include design approach, reference architecture models and Bills of Material for a range of IIoT Use Cases.
  • Liaise between IIoT projects, our Industrial Communications Team, Network architecture team and our Innovation Centre.
  • Provide consulting and instructions to projects implementing solutions including Work Instructions and on-site training if needed.
  • Feed solution ideas and direction into the growth of the global IIoT Platform including influencing network strategy for the IIoT domain.

Culture & Benefits

  • Our people are the lifeblood of our business, and it is our people, irrefutably, who are our single biggest differentiator over other consulting organisations. At Modis, you will work for a highly successful growing organisation that offers national consulting opportunities, and you will have the freedom to create your own success, as well as learning and development support in order to realise your potential. We invite you to apply below and learn more about the diverse range of opportunities at Modis and what makes our workplace culture inspiring.
  • Due to new privacy laws regarding the collection and handling of personal information, all applications must be submitted online. Once you click on the "apply for this job" button below, you will be directed to our Online Centre where you will have the opportunity to read and agree to our Privacy and Collection statements, and it will allow your details to be formally lodged and processed correctly.
  • "Modis is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to all forms of workforce inclusion. We actively invite and encourage applications by candidates from diverse backgrounds."


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