Posting Job Title: Network Financial Analyst/Engineer
Requisition #: 143375BR
Posting Location: Herndon, VA, US
Area of Interest: Information Technology Services
Position Type: Full Time
Posting Job Description
The Time Warner Cable Corporate office currently seeks a/an Network Capacity Engineer for our Network Capacity Planning Department. Below please find a brief description of the essential duties and responsibilities required to function successfully in this position.
Provide analysis, solution and implementation of network capacity issues across the TWC network. Motivated individual will need to be able to develop quality working relationships with TWC corporate, regional and vendor entities supporting deployment of TWC enterprise hardware in 3 rd party leased facilities. Individual will be responsible for ensuring available access to TWC backbone via leased network connectivity is sized accordingly, to support future growth. Candidate to travel regularly and be responsible for performing onsite audits of space and power. Engineer to maintain accurate database and financial records, providing critical infrastructure updates at 3 rd part POP locations.
Essential Job Functions:
Individual to be tactically oriented, able to execute under pressure independently or in a team setting with a targeted focus toward positive results in support of customers' requirements. The primary function of the role is support of TWC enterprise requests for hardware installation, configuration and connectivity to TWC networks in 3 rd party collocations.
The individual will be responsible for POP colocation management, which will include but not limited to:
- Site configuration
- Flexible travel schedule to support hardware deployments in managed POPs
- Power management
- Equipment layout for optimal cooling
- Cross connect management
- On site audits
- Individual may be called upon to lift 150+ pounds during installations
Person must be able to trend, analyze, forecast and implement the following on a daily basis:
Operating expenses as it relates to the region of responsibility in the areas of:
- Monthly circuit costs
- Monthly space and power costs
- Monthly operation and maintenance costs
- IRU costs
Capital expenses as it relates to the region of responsibility in the areas of:
- Card and port requirements for regional aggregation routers
- Planned build projects
Candidate must be able to forecast, negotiate, order and install network circuit capacity for all divisions supported by assigned region. Ensure that the regional hardware is installed or on order to support network requirements. Person must also manage vendors on delivery timelines and provide concise, clear updates to senior management on milestones achieved, resetting expectations when needed.
Individual must be proficient with working knowledge of tier I IP network provider networks and subsequent hardware supporting that network. Strong hardware knowledge of Cisco, Juniper, Infinera, Motorola and Nortel DWDM optical transport is mandatory. Person will need to be able to communicate across intra and inter-company boundaries stating requirements needed in support of their customer requirements, many of which incorporate multiple vendor platforms.
The candidate must be able to eloquently communicate to senior staff in both verbal communications and the written word. Attention to detail is a requirement in our communications to ensure that parties being communicated to have a clear, concise understanding of what is being requested of them.
The individual must have extensive experience in working on and troubleshooting layer 1 connectivity issues with multiple vendors in a high energy environment. Person must also recognize when assistance from other groups or peers is required in support of solving a problem in an expedited fashion.
CCNA certification or JNCIA-M certification a plus but not required.
Education and Experience:
Bachelor's degree (B. A.) from four-year college or university; or equivalent training, education and experience.
Yes Travel % 30%
No Supervisory responsibilities with this position.
Finally, Time Warner Cable offers competitive benefits to include medical, dental, vision, a matched 401(k) plan, tuition reimbursement, free cable (in specified areas) and free AOL. Qualified candidates should apply in person using the Time Warner Cable kiosk (where available) or on-line at www.timewarnercable.com. EOE/M/F/D/V
FCC Unit_TWC: HQ452
Controlling Establishment ID: 00236 - Herndon 13820 Sunrise Valley
Time Warner Cable (TWC) makes coaxial quiver. The company is the #2 US cable company, after Comcast, with operations in 28 states. Its core...