• Network Implementation Engineer I will be responsible for test and turn-up of related work for IP based elements within Network Implementation.
• Daily responsibilities will include performing problem resolution, proactive audits and the configuration of new IP elements within multiple IP routed Sprint Nextel platforms.
• The incumbent will also be responsible for performing element hardware/software upgrades and configuration of routing on certain IP elements in a live production environment.
• The incumbent will also need to possess the ability to prioritize issues, deal with multiple competing priorities, and remain focused in a fast paced work environment.
• The ideal candidate will have in depth hands on knowledge of Cisco IP based elements, a solid understanding of OSI layers 1-3 and work effectively with various organizations.
• A team player is a critical component of this position.
• The Network Implementation team provides implementation support for Wireless Data Services, OAMP platforms and Telephony elements across customer bearing, revenue generating Sprint Nextel Wireless and Wireline networks.
Additional Requirements: Cisco CCNA, CCNP or other Cisco certifications preferred with a minimum of 1 year hands on experience supporting IP platforms.