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Resident Engineer
Ref No.: 17-00553
Location: Jerrico, New York
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 5 Years
Start Date: 12/06/2017
 Resident Engineer

  • Become familiar with client network, organizational structure, processes and procedures to ensure network is available and sustainable
  • Work with client to understand the existing network design and requirements of any new network designs
  • The Engineer is expected to peer with other employees performing similar engineering roles to help minimize risk associated with major network upgrades or changes in the network.
  • Test new Designs, features, and functionality in a lab environment to verify that they are operating correctly in the live network
  • Support & troubleshoot equipment and network problems through to problem resolution on pre and post production issues
  • Produce written summary report(s) of the status of Design projects, equipment and network problems when required
  • Train client's design, implementation and support personnel to configure and operate various network products
  • Work with client to develop Network Operating and Equipment Operating Procedures
  • Support of products within the Customer infrastructure
  • Assist in defining best practice policies for product applications used by Customer
Base Qualifications
  • Strong background in providing implementation and technical support of networking products in an enterprise environment
  • Experience in service provider world is highly desired
  • Lab Configuration, testing and deployment support in LAN/WAN/Mobile Backhaul networks
  • Juniper MX/PTX, with detailed knowledge about implementing IP routing for both IPv4 and IPv6
  • A detailed understanding of the protocols surrounding IP service provider networks. These skills should include: a. TCP/IP fundamentals, b. IP subnetting and supernetting and hierarchical routing principles, c. Routing protocol (OSPF, IS-IS, and BGP-4) operation, migration, and scaling mechanisms, d. Routing policies at BGP peering points, e. VPNs and the associated tunneling technologies (MPLS, L3VPN VPLS etc.),
  • Strong background and understanding of all MPLS, IGP and failover features/technologies.
  • Hands-on configuration and troubleshooting skillsets on JUNOS are required, and Cisco IOS/XR desired.