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IP Ops Engineer Access
Ref No.: 20-06203
Category: Experienced Professional
Location: Evansville, Indiana
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 11/12/2020
Genesis10 is seeking an IP Ops Engineer – Access ­­­for our client, a leading telecommunications company located in Evansville, IN.  This is a direct-hire opportunity.
 
Job Summary
The primary role of this position, based in Evansville Indiana, will be to provide operational support for a carrier class IP infrastructure deployed throughout a multi-state network. In particular, this position is responsible for configuring/reconfiguring routers and switches as required, provision new orders; assisting as required in trouble shooting and resolving problems; and for maintaining all network documentation to reflect the state of the client's network. The scope of these responsibilities encompasses three levels of equipment, software and configuration deployment: 1) customer-based hardware; 2) network based edge devices located at various hub sites; and 3) our core IP infrastructure
 
Job Description:
  • Configure/reconfigure routers and switches as required to provision new orders.
  • Effectively implement engineering guidelines (QoS, performance, reliability, security, scalability, VOIP, IPTV etc.) by being able to complete installation, testing, and acceptance of router/switch hardware on a solo basis, with minimal supervision.
  • Assist in trouble shooting and resolving problems, including being able to provide and interpret the results of packet captures.
  • Maintain all network documentation to reflect the state of our network.
  • Provide purchase recommendations that are highly cost/value based, that taking into account ongoing technical support requirements and implementation complexity. Accomplishing this goal by developing platform requirements and documentation for bidding and reviewing vendor responses.
  • Serve as an interdepartmental IP networking subject matter expert by building strong technical relationships with colleagues and external vendors.
  • Identify opportunities to reduce cost.
 
Required Education, Experience and Skills:
  • 4-year degree desired, but will consider all relevant experience and appropriate certifications in lieu of completed degree.
  • 3+ years Telecom Carrier IP Network (Voice/Video/Data) experience.
  • CCNA/JNCIA level certification preferred.
  • General knowledge of IP network communications.
  • General knowledge and/or experience with IOS and/or JUNOS, Nokia (ALU)
  • Expert in-depth knowledge of IP Routing Protocols (OSPF, BGP, PIM).
  • Strong knowledge in the following VOIP, Multicast, QOS, MPLS, L2/L3 VPN, Metro Ethernet.
  • Strong knowledge of data networking (TDM, SONET, private line/DSx, Frame Relay, ATM).
  • Expert in-depth knowledge of IP networking (QoS techniques, routing protocols, security, Cisco IOS) and RSVP, MPLS/VPLS, Traffic Engineering, 802.1p, 802.1Q, and 802.11.
  • Familiarity with multi-service networking (i.e.: ATM, VoIP, VoATM, H323, MPEG2, MPEG4 Video).
  • Experience with Metasolv or other telecom facility management system desired, but not required.
  • Experience interpreting telecom provisioning documents.
  • Ability to understand standards bodies implementation agreements.
  • Ability to communicate effectively and professionally by email and phone.
  • Understanding of the strong need for process standardization.
  • Ability to effectively manage multiple projects and tasks.
  • Strong attention to detail with ability to evaluate and analyze information quickly.
  • Ability to communicate technical matters to senior management.
  • Ability to operate at both the tactical and strategic levels.
  • Dependable, self-motivated and able to take action with minimal direction.
  • Ability to thrive in a dynamic environment with minimal supervision (highly self-sufficient)
 
 
 
If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, apply today!
 
About Genesis10:
Genesis10 is a leading U.S. business and technology consulting firm with hundreds of clients needing proven talent and solutions to power their strategic initiatives.  If you are a high performing business or IT professional with solid, referenced experience, we want to meet you.  Genesis10 recruiters and delivery professionals are highly accomplished career advocates, who get to know you beyond your resume to position you with the opportunities that fit your skills, experience and aspirations.  We have benefit options to fit your needs and a support staff that works with you from placement throughout your engagement – project after project.   To learn more about Genesis10 and to view all our available career opportunities, please visit us at www.genesis10.com. 
"Genesis10 is an Equal Opportunity Employer, M/F/D/V”