Candidates will have a Program Management/Project coordination telecommunications exp. with at least 6 years in supporting Network operations as it related to customer. Turn up, test, router and switch experience.
Network Operations Engineer responsibilities and requirements are as follows:
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES:
The Network Operations Engineer will provide tier 2 and tier 3 escalation support for network infrastructure. The network operations engineer will have a strong understanding of telecommunications networking technologies and be able to exercise sound technical judgment and discipline in the execution of network changes and deployment plans.
Provide overall operational support, troubleshooting and maintenance of production network.
Responsible for maintaining core, distribution, and customer edge devices which includes but is not limited to Cisco network devices.
Participate in new and ongoing projects to develop standards and minimum requirements of the equipment test to be added to the production network.
Assist in the development of operational procedures and report regularly on those metrics.
Oversee the security and potential vulnerability risks of the network and remote access networks.
Interact with management, vendors, customers, and the ability to effectively communicate complex issues in a clear, straightforward manner.
Interact with other departments to provide information and assistance as necessary.
College degree preferred, or equivalent hands on work experience; minimum 3-5 years relevant technical experience in a telecommunications network engineering role required.
Must be proficient in configuring, BGP, OSPF, MPLS, and IP in a multi platform network environment.
Demonstrated record of success with specific experience with Layer 2 and Layer 3 networking, design, support, and project management.
Experience with Network Monitoring tools.
Knowledge of wireless broadband systems preferred but not required
Excellent communication skills and the ability to communicate technical information in non-technical terms
Personable with a strong work ethic, who takes pride in hard work and hands on responsibility.