Telecommunications Network Engineer
Posting ID: JP-002659419
TEKsystems MSP and Telecommunications Provider client is looking for an experience Network engineer to join their Telecommunications Network Engineering team. This organization has been expanding rapidly and causing growth in workloads internally. This organization is looking for an engineer that has CCNA experience with core route/switch in Cisco products, layr 2 and 3 support, network security and server experience. This person will never be bored in a day to day setting as they are constantly balancing anywhere between 20-25 projects ranging from core route switch, firewall maintenance (ASA), troubleshooting with a customer, advance routing issues, call patter problems and also act as a Tier 3 support to their internal teams. This person will need to be able to multitask or organize efficiently to handle all of this with their team. This is a really tight knit team consisting of 4-5 engineers whom rely on each other to drive this business and their goals. They want everyone to grow with training and advancing and providing lead or sr roles. They currently have over 20,000 subscribers or customers and will be over 30,000 by the end of 2022. This will be a hybrid role that will require at least 1 day on site a week. There will be a phone interview and if that goes well you will be asked to come onsite, meet the team and go through a lab where you will actually do hands on configurations, routing and switching , etc. Job Summary Plans, designs, and implements all facets of a Layer 2, Layer 3 network architecture. Essential Job Functions Designs networking and special circuit installations by studying customer orders, plans, manuals, and technical specifications; ordering and gathering equipment, supplies, materials, and tools; assessing installation site; preparing an installation diagram. Establishes voice and data networks by running, pulling, terminating, and splicing cables; installing telecommunications equipment, routers, switches; establishing connections; establishing connections and integrations; following industry standards; activating remote access tools; coordinating with contractors. Collects and analyzes information from plant records, remote office site surveys and records, departmental networking drawings, databases and building drawings. Reads and interprets product information; engineer solutions which best meet technological and financial requirements. Verifies service by testing circuits and equipment; identifying, correcting, or escalating problems. Maintains network and wire line drawings; label routing equipment and cables; record equipment configurations and specifications. Maintains network by troubleshooting and repairing outages; testing network backup procedures; updating documentation. Work with Central Office Department to investigate and analyze system design maintenance issues. Maintains customer rapport by listening to and resolving concerns, answering questions. Maintains safe work environment by following codes, standards, and legal regulations. Keeps supplies ready by inventorying stock; placing orders; verifying receipt. Updates job knowledge by participating in educational opportunities; reading technical publications. Enhances department and organization reputation by accepting ownership for accomplishing new and different requests; exploring opportunities to add value to job accomplishments. Plans, maintains, and monitors batteries and charging equipment for the CO and remote offices. Knowledge Skills and Abilities Working knowledge of Cisco routers, switches, and firewalls. Strong network management & trouble-shooting skills: DDoS Mitigation, latency, packet-loss, etc. Working knowledge of IT based networks Internet Protocols: TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP/HTTPS, FTP, SSH Routing Protocols: BGP, OSPF, IS-IS Network Protocols: DNS, MPLS, IPv4, NTP, SNMP Testing and Engineering of VLAN, WLAN, VPN, DHCP services, LAN Technology Configuration and Maintenance: Firewalls, VoIP, Fiber Optics, QoS Designing Programming Skills: C, C++, Python, PHP, SQL, HTML, Wireshark A complete understanding of the OSI model. Working knowledge of Linux, installation, configuration, and troubleshooting. Working knowledge of Carrier Ethernet (CE) transport designs preferred. Working knowledge of TDM, OTN and Ethernet protocols preferred. Basic understanding of fiber optic transport and WDM principles preferred. Must have experience and working knowledge in the Microsoft Office suite to include Word, Excel, and Visio. Experience creating clear, concise user documentation. Excellent written and verbal communication skills and presentation skills. Ability to multi-task, grasp conceptual ideas, strong problem-solving skills, and above average organizational skills needed. Ability to analyze and document problems, troubleshoots, relay information among groups, and serves as a liaison between users and technical personnel. Ability to manage time to ensure project deadlines are met. Ability to understand guidelines set forth by the Telecommunication Engineering Manager. Education and Experience Two-year technical degree in electronics, networking or telecommunications required; four-year degree in engineering preferred. CCNA required; CCNP preferred. 5+ years of practical experience Security Certifications are strongly desired (Security+/CISSP or equivalent work experience a plus).
Network engineering, Firewall, Ccna, Cisco routers, Bgp, Data center, Switches, server
Top Skills Details:
Network engineering,Firewall,Ccna,Cisco routers,Bgp,Data center,Switches,server
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Recruiter: Jean Chambers
Phone: (410) 579-3072