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Network Engineer

Job Data:
Job Title: Network Engineer
Department: Engineering
Location: Atlanta
Essential Functions:
  • Design / Engineering / Planning / Implementation & Maintenance of the Company’s nationwide IP Backbone
  • Design / Engineering / Planning / Implementation & Maintenance of the Company’s local fiber and access networks in all major US Markets
  • Design / Engineering / Planning / Implementation & Maintenance of local DCS systems in all major markets
  • Design / Engineering / Planning & Implementation of new sites and all necessary support of new market launches
  • Implement custom network solutions for large carrier accounts
  • Support Sales team as required
  • Maintain 100% Network Uptime
  • Document and automate Engineering and Maintenance processes
  • Improve existing documentation of network
  • Act as escalation contact / SME for Network Operations group
  • Provide regular training for Network Operations group
Required Knowledge and Experience:

The ideal candidate will have skill and experience in some or all of the following areas:

  • Brocade/Extreme MLX
  • Ruckus ICX
  • Juniper M and SRX routing platforms
  • Cisco 2×00 and 3×00
  • Force10/iQor DCS
  • Fujitsu Flashwave 9500/4500/4100
  • MPLS in a Carrier Environment
  • IPv6
  • Network Security
  • Carrier-grade BGP experience
  • OSPF
  • Ethernet, including recent MEF and IEEE standards
  • DCS and SONET Design & Planning
  • Optical Network Design and Troubleshooting
  • DS3 / DS1 troubleshooting
  • Physical Plant and DC Power experience
  • Scripting & Automation
  • SNMP
  • Experience with *NIX / BSD operating systems

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by most people assigned to this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties and requirements.