Linux Engineer with Telecom

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Lighthouse Technology Services
Advanced Proficiency in C++ software development, Advanced Proficiency in Unix/Linux, Multi Site IP PBX Infrastructure experience, Implementation experience with maintaining IP Phones & IP Gateways, CTI Protocols TSAPI, TAPI, JTAPI, SBC Topology Design, SIP based VoIP Solutions, SONET, Ethernet over SONET, DS3, Metro Ethernet, Advanced knowledge of Telecom Transport Topologies & Technologies, Advanced WORKING knowledge of BGP, OSPF, & IP Routing Protocols, Layer 2 CoS and Layer 3 QoS Methodologies, Deployment & Support of MPLS Networks, 4+ yrs VoIP Network
Full Time
Depends on Experience
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

Lighthouse Technology Services is seeking a  Linux Engineer with Telecom for a Direct Hire role in Buffalo, NY.

Responsibilities Include:

  • Definition and management of the network and telephony components of the Solutions within the Unified Communications field. This includes discovery, design and development of telecommunications systems, network, and applications and performance of complex tasks related to systems and network operations. 
  • Design the telecommunications and networking required to integrate client's engineered solutions into customer’s environments.
  • Conduct site surveys and inquiries including performance analysis and capacity assessments of proposed solutions to gather the information required to produce design documents.
  • Produce design documents and diagrams that describe the telecommunications and networking details required to implement client’s solutions.
  • Establishes communications flow of voice and data over network circuits and equipment.
  • Plans network installations by preparing accurate technical specifications and installation schematics
  • Provides documented test cases to validate audio traffic capture including digital RTP, and SIP protocols and the various Codec versions
  • Specify and produce order sheets for all purchased components of the Solution engineered for specific customers.
  • Manage vendors that supply critical components to insure no shortages or field defects
  • Provide technical support of IP telephony, voicemail, and unified messaging systems and applications, Call Recording, Outbound Dialer(s), IVR’s, CTI/Screen Pops, and other integrated call center solutions.
  • Conduct complex problem resolution within the Telecommunication’s infrastructure
  • Write standard operating procedures and guidelines for areas of responsibility.

Required Skills Include:

  • Advanced Proficiency in Unix/Linux and a C++ software development.
  • B.S. in computer science or equivalent and 5 years work experience; minimum 4 years experience with VoIP network technologies
  • Experience deploying and supporting MPLS networks, including configuration and troubleshooting of layer 2 CoS and layer 3 QoS methodologies.
  • Advanced working knowledge of BGP, OSPF and associated IP routing protocols
  • Advanced knowledge of telecom transport topologies and technologies including but not limited to SONET, Ethernet over SONET, DS3, Metro Ethernet, etc .
  • Experience deploying and supporting SIP-based VoIP solutions, including SBC topology design.
  • Considerable working knowledge of Telephony applications and solutions (CTI protocols TSAPI, TAPI, JTAPI, etc).
  • Considerable working knowledge of implementing and maintaining IP Phones and IP gateways (i.e. DHCP Scope Options, 802.1p/q, HTTP, TFTP, H.225, H.245, H.323, G.711, G.729, G.722, QoS, SIP).
  • Experience with multi-site IP PBX Infrastructures (i.e. Avaya Communication Managers/Aura in ESS and/or LSP, Aura/Modular Messaging, Avaya Application Enablement Service (AES), Call Accounting systems, etc.).
  • Experience and considerable working knowledge of call center technologies such as: ACD, Call Management Systems integration, Outbound Dialers, Quality Monitoring (QM)/Recording Systems, IVR’s.
  • Telecommunications Knowledge, Telecommunications Technologies, Technical Understanding, Technical Zeal, Technical Documentation, Attention to Detail, Independence, Functional and Technical Skills, Dealing with Complexity, Decision Making, Operating Systems
  • Excellent oral and written communications
  • Personal organization to ensure timely updates of project tickets, tasks, etc
  • Excellent time management
  • Positive teamwork
  • Troubleshooting and problem solving
  • Reliable transportation during and after business hours for office and offsite work and potentially customer facilities
  • Internet and phone connectivity at home or the ability to receive cellular data signal for voice & data to support after hours and on call duties

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2560 Walden Ave Suite 112 Buffalo, NY, 14225


Company Information

Lighthouse Technology Services began over ten years ago as an IT Staffing Agency with an idea to connect quality IT people with quality IT professional positions. As we did many years ago, we have a core group of tenured professionals at the heart of our business driving our HR, accounting, and IT Recruiting efforts. We’re now blessed with a large extended family of IT professionals in both front line and management positions across a wide variety of organizations, and operating a broad spectrum of roles. Being based in the Buffalo, NY area and possessing a team of long-standing IT Staffing Professionals, the majority of our IT Requirements come from companies either based in or with ties to Buffalo, NY. We serve numerous clients, including Fortune 500 companies, by building trusted relationships between IT Pros and IT & HR hiring managers. While our main office is located in beautiful Buffalo NY, we also carry a remote office in Orlando, FL and provide services to organizations staffing for IT Professional Positions across the country. We look forward to hearing from you, and thanks for connecting with us on DICE.
Dice Id : 10114206
Position Id : 6070671
Originally Posted : 4 months ago