Network Engineer / Metro Ethernet

Carrier Ethernet, VPLS, E-LAN, E-LINE, ENS, MPLS, edi, epl, evpl and ens., CIENA, ADTRAN, ADVA, ANDA, CCNA, Bachelor's, Routers, Metro Ethernet, zayo, centurylink, EVC, EVPL, L2VPN
Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 12 Months
$50 - $65
Work from home not available Travel not required

Job Description

TEAM: Ethernet design and provisioning

Looking for a provisioner with Metro-E, Carrier Ethernet, E- line, Dedicated E-line services

What you will do as a Metro Ethernet Network Engineer

The provisioner will take the design for Ethernet service, which indicates the device used on the customer side and the routers used on the Core, the ports, bandwidth and class of service.

  • The provisioner puts all the logical configurations on those devices to support the activation of that product.
  • He will do databasing, configuration generating, reading, manipulating for activating the service on the devices.
  • Provision Metro Ethernet services including EDI, EPL, EvPL and ENS.
  • Working knowledge of MPLS networking
  • Working knowledge of L2VPN technologies
  • Complete tasks within Century (task management tool) queue in time to meet performance SLA
  • Inventory equipment in logical inventory system (CLIPS) including SFP/SFP+ optics for customer and core interfaces Generate, review and correct (when needed) service configurations
  • Create SMOPs for Test & Turn-up team to use during hot cuts/service activations
  • Telnet/SSH into CPE switches, Core routers and switches to audit inventory database against real-time network
  • Troubleshoot service activation issues using basic layer 2 and layer 3 techniques.
  • Thorough understanding of IP Subnetting At least intermediate knowledge of Juniper MX and Cisco ASR Routers is a must.
  • At least intermediate knowledge of Juniper ACX and Ciena 3900/5100 Layer 2 CPEs is a must.
  • Develops practices and procedures for network installation, maintenance, and operation.

What you will bring to the table as a Metro Ethernet Network Engineer

  • Big Carrier experience or Service Provider experience
  • Databasing experience, reference in data integrity, Assets, devices
  • Command line, interfacing and Configuration to navigate through the boxes software
  • Layer 2 and Layer 3 switching and bridging Ethernet
  • TCP/IP, BGP, IP subnetting routing, VLAN, QOS, class of service
  • Reading device configuration on routers and switches, Cisco, Juniper and Ciena


  • Bachelors in Engineering background at least 5 years in industry

Dice Id : 10358394
Position Id : 18260
Originally Posted : 1 month ago
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