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Network Engineer
Ref No.: 18-07170
Location: Butler, Pennsylvania
Position Type:Direct Placement
Start Date: 10/01/2018
Genesis10 is seeking a Network Engineer for a leading Telecommunications company. This is direct hire role and must be onsite in Butler, PA.

Job Summary:
The Network Engineer reports to the Director of Engineering and is responsible for a wide range of responsibilities in support of an ever-changing service provider network.
The Network Engineer will demonstrate advanced IP network knowledge by supporting new designs and enhancements of the IP network including MPLS, layer-3 routed network. The candidate should be able to demonstrate advanced optical knowledge from planning; designing; and implementing CWDM, DWDM, and SONET transport networks as well as the ability to design last mile optical networks such as GPON and RFoG.

Job Duties:
  • Work collaboratively with other network engineers, operations engineers, sales engineers, customers, vendors, technicians, and management to ensure customer demand and project deadlines are met.
  • Provide designs and other documentation to ensure the smooth execution of new network device installation, including configuration, turn-up and MOP (Method of Procedure), and provide a clean hand off to the Network Operations Team.
  • Work with Technology team to accept the handoff of new technology designs in such a way they can be implemented in a timely manner.
  • Utilize capacity planning reports to ensure network capacity augments are promptly completed with no customer impact.
  • Provide concepts and deliver designs that ensure high network availability and are easily deployable across voice, video and data networks including core and edge network components.
  • Keep accurate network documentation that is acceptable and easily understood by other departments and, when necessary, outside vendors.
  • Act as level-4 escalation point for network/customer issues.
  • Provide direction and guidance for policy and procedure creation related to engineering practices and network design.
Requirements:
  • Prefer 5+ years as a network engineer in a service provider environment. Experience in network operations is a plus.
  • Four-year engineering degree from an accredited college or university or 10 years Network Engineering experience.
  • Must be able to demonstrate and apply strong design knowledge and understanding of IP networks to complete network designs and augments.
  • Thorough knowledge and experience with various networking standards and protocols included, but not limited to, MPLS, DWDM, various layer 3 routing protocols (OSPF & EIGRP), Ethernet, VLAN tagging, spanning tree protocol, etc.
  • Thorough knowledge and experience with QoS and data prioritization standards and methods including DSCP, 802.1p (PCP), MPLS EXP, SPQ, WRR, and WFQ.
  • Thorough knowledge and experience with MPLS L2VPN services, L3VPN services, LDP and BGP signaling. RSVP-TE is a plus.
  • CCNP-SP certificate (or equivalent) is preferred.
  • Knowledge and experience with Packet Cable Telephony and Voice over IP technologies. This includes but is not limited to SIP trunks, soft switch feature servers, trunking gateways, and session boarder controllers.
  • Must be available to support the business when necessary which includes overnight travel and/or non-standard shift assignments (maintenance windows).
  • Working knowledge and experience with NAT (preferably CGN), DHCP, and firewalls.
Education:
High School diploma or equivalent required. 4-year Engineering degree preferred. CCNP-SP certificate or equivalent preferred.

If you have the described qualifications and are interested in this exciting opportunity, please apply!

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.
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