Telecom Network Engineer

Network Routing, Switching, BGP, Nokia 7750, Telecom Routing, Backhaul, Solarwinds, Broadworks, Metaswitch, Softswitches, CISCO and ADTRAN CLI, MPLS, VRF
Full Time, Contract W2, Contract Independent, Contract Corp-To-Corp, 36 Months
Commensurate w Exp
Work from home available Travel not required

Job Description

Connections IT Services Managed Services Division is currently looking for Telecom Professionals with backgrounds and extensive experience as Voice Network Engineers, VOIP Engineers, Mobility Infrastructure Administrators, and Telecom Application Administrators with PCRF experience. These roles will work in a team to engage our client who is currently conducting a network upgrade and preparing for a shift to 5G. Our customer is the premier provider of Wireless, Home Internet & TV, Business Broadband, and Cloud Services for consumer and businesses in the nation. Ideal candidates should have expert technical abilities along with strong customer-facing skills to drive our customer's goals to enhance their customer-facing systems as well as internal system tools deployed by their IP Network Services

Ideal Telecom Professional for this role will have extensive hands-on experience in the following areas:

Network Routing, Switching, BGP, Nokia 7750, Telecom Routing, Backhaul, Solarwinds, BGP, Broadworks, Metaswitch, Softswitches, CISCO and ADTRAN CLI, MPLS, VRF

Position ID: cITs2908

Location: Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Tennessee, and Alabama

Duration: 24 Mths (Conversion to Perm Highly Likely)

Title: Network Engineer (I, II, or III Based on Experience)

DAY to DAY RESPONSIBILITY :

  • This will be a project-oriented role that will require little supervision.
  • Responsibility for handling more complex customer problems that require in-depth knowledge of our network, systems, and applications.
  • Advanced troubleshooting of SIP call flows audio quality and network problems.
  • Manage internal and external escalations effectively, driving towards resolution
  • Investigate large scale Production impairments and conduct defect analysis upon request.
  • Create detailed technical test plans
  • Execute test plans on new product deployments prior to going to market.
  • Coordinate, execute, and document testing that may include vendors and end-users
  • Must be able to communicate technical information in a manner that can be understood by non-technical individuals clearly.
  • Strong knowledge of routing and switching
  • Lead in Operation Tool development and testing (Solarwinds, Oracle Operations Monitor, Service Assurance Server)
  • Work closely with internal and external parties to resolve issues.
  • Coordinate efforts to diagnose and troubleshoot systemic issues amongst other teams within Operations or in other departments.
  • Manage relationships with IP Network vendors

REQUIRED EXPERIENCE & QUALIFICATIONS:

Level I

Bachelor s degree required (preferably in Electrical or Computer Engineering or related technical discipline).

Minimum 3 years work experience in the telecommunications or data industry with experience in VOIP and TDM engineering may be substituted with above education requirements.

Minimum Two (2) years telecommunications preferred. A high degree of analytical and project management skills preferred. Ability to analyze issues and identify root cause to correctly resolve.

  • Advanced knowledge/experience with network troubleshooting including LAN/WAN, Routers, PBX, Firewalls, Switches, TCP/IP preferred
  • Advanced knowledge and experience troubleshooting various technologies including BGP, MPLS, T1, VRF preferred
  • Ability to configure and troubleshoot Cisco and/or Adtran devices using CLI preferred
  • Understanding in System Administration (Linux, Windows) preferred
  • Understanding of scripting languages (python,javscript,shell,bash) in use for system automation preferred.
  • Highly developed and effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with consultation and design of small business to enterprise networks preferred.
  • Strong strategic thinking capacity, effective communication skills
  • Familiarity with BroadWorks and Metaswitch Softswitches preferred.

Level II

Bachelor s degree required (preferably in Electrical or Computer Engineering or related technical discipline).

Minimum 3 years work experience in the telecommunications or data industry with experience in VOIP and TDM engineering may be substituted with above education requirements.

Minimum 3 years of Telecommunications experience required.

  • Experience in routing Voice over IP traffic.
  • Must possess a broad working knowledge of telecommunications and must possess a high degree of analytical skills.
  • A high degree of project management skills also required. Demonstrated ability to analyze issues and identify root cause to correctly resolve.
  • Advanced knowledge/experience with network troubleshooting including LAN/WAN, Routers, PBX, Firewalls, Switches, TCP/IP preferred
  • Advanced knowledge and experience troubleshooting various technologies including BGP, MPLS, T1, VRF preferred
  • Ability to configure and troubleshoot Cisco and/or Adtran devices using CLI preferred
  • Advanced knowledge in System Administration (Linux, Windows) preferred
  • Understanding of scripting languages (python,javascript, shell, bash) in use for system automation preferred.
  • Highly developed and effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with consultation and design of small business to enterprise networks.
  • Must have familiarity with BroadWorks and Metaswitch Softswitches

Level III

Bachelor s degree required (preferably in Electrical or Computer Engineering or related technical discipline).

Minimum 3 years work experience in the telecommunications or data industry with experience in VOIP and TDM engineering may be substituted with above education requirements.

Minimum 5 years of Telecommunications experience required.

  • Experience in routing Voice over IP traffic.
  • Must possess a broad working knowledge of telecommunications and must possess a high degree of analytical skills.
  • A high degree of project management skills also required.
  • Demonstrated ability to analyze issues and identify the root cause to correctly resolve.
  • Advanced knowledge/experience with network troubleshooting including LAN/WAN, Routers, PBX, Firewalls, Switches, TCP/IP
  • Advanced knowledge and experience troubleshooting various technologies including BGP, MPLS, T1, VRF
  • Ability to configure and troubleshoot Cisco and/or Adtran devices using CLI
  • Advanced knowledge in System Administration (Linux, Windows)
  • Advanced knowledge of scripting languages (python, javascript, shell, bash) in use for system automation
  • Highly developed and effective verbal and written communication skills.
  • Experience with consultation and design of small business to enterprise networks.
  • Strong strategic thinking capacity, effective communication skills & a proven record of building & maintaining multiple partnerships
  • Must have experience with BroadWorks and Metaswitch Softswitches

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