Network Engineer – IP

Location: Rochester, NY
Date Posted: 11-10-2017
Position Type: Full-Time/Regular - US Citizen or Green Card
Job Description

Network Engineer Job Description
Job Description:
Responsible for the test and turn-up of National IP Network. This position will perform all duties that are necessary to provision circuits, network elements, and project coordination to implement and provision WAN and LAN technologies. A strong Router, Switching, IP, VLAN, and ATM/FR background is essential.
Technical Requirements:
  • work with vendors to resolve software bugs
  • track and complete network wide upgrades
  • test and turn-up new hardware/software
  • test and turn-up new network circuits (DS3, OC3, OC12, GigE, 10GigE)
  • need to be able to work closely with network engineering to provide feedback on potential network designs and new applications
  • be responsible for completing maintenances during off hours
  • Minimum 2+ years experience in data environment
  • Must be able to work flexible hours
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Applicant must have extensive knowledge of and practical experience in the use of routing protocols: MPLS, BGP, OSPF, QoS (Layer 2 & 3)
  • Applicant should have extensive experience in: IP Subnetting, VPN, Network Design, Ethernet switching, and Dial/DSL technologies.
  • Applicant should have an understanding of Spanning Tree Protocol and LAN switching environments.
  • Written, oral and presentation skills are critical to the position. This position interacts with regional engineers, shared services and local field personnel on a daily basis.
  • Must be able to handle multiple tasks at one time
  • Scripting/Programming skills are desired.
  • Some understanding of IPv6 would be beneficial.
  • Should have experience in provisioning and troubleshooting the following equipment: Cisco Routers (7200-12000 series), Juniper Routers (M and E series), Ethernet Switches (Cisco ASR9000, 3600, 6500, Alcatel-Lucent 7450, 7750)
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