Job Title: Network Engineer
Job Family: IT
Location: Shelton, CT
Reporting Relationship: Manager, Network Operations
Description: The Network Engineer’s role is to coordinate strategies for
deploying and maintaining the company’s in-house telephony voice
and data communication architecture, and its associated network
connections and component hardware. This includes but is not
limited to projects for VoIP initiatives, assisting in configuration and optimization of Wireless LAN networks and services. Also, the Network Engineer will assist in maintaining Service Level Agreements for all organizational IP/telephony applications, and associated network Communications.
(Rank in order of importance, starting with most important)
• Provide technical assistance and troubleshooting on all telecom/network issues, services, programs for all locations;
• Coordinate with hosting companies, network/voice service providers, IT teams on installation and maintenance of the company’s
VoIP voice/data/Wireless/LAN/WAN network, including Firewalls, and Network Security;
• Coordinate, maintain, and monitor complex infrastructure projects, including the installation of the network SW & HW;
• Create and maintain appropriate documentation for infrastructure projects including technology evaluation, Change Management, and hardware/software upgrades/rollouts;
• Track of WLAN products/assets companywide;
• Other duties as assigned.
Education: Bachelor’s Degree or comparable work experience.
• Excellent verbal and written communication skills;
• Minimum of 2 years in Telecommunications and Networking projects or support;
• Strong knowledge of WAN/LAN, firewalls and network security;
• Strong knowledge of PC OS, network protocols including TCP/IP, IP routing, BGP, AVPN, PPP, VOIP including wireless standards, and security protocols at all levels of the OSI model
• MS Word, and MS Excel skills;
• Frame Relay, ATM, MPLS, and IP technologies;
• Principles of customer service.
Other Skills Requested:
Cisco AWFSS, CCNA and CCVP Certifications
• Office environment.
• Very high pressure, fast moving, constantly changing targets and conditions.
United Rentals - 18 months ago