This individual must have hands on experience on MEF certified platforms and IP/MPLS network to be able to make key contribution on product, CPE, and edge platform selection and technology roadmap development.
This position requires in depth knowledge of MEF specification and the individual must be familiar with key technology trends in the Metro Ethernet Service industry. In addition, this requires expert understanding of selling and buying Ethernet services from other service providers.
The individual would play an SME role across matrix organization and provide timely update on network products to network architects, field engineers, business units and operations on platform specification, choices and roadmap through detailed test and inter-op reports. The individual is expected to be detail oriented, articulate and process oriented with a "can do attitude".
Design and administration of multiple network products on large networks in production business, and carrier environments
Design of carrier network products for national ISP.
Knowledge of advanced routers utilizing complex routing tables, running RIP, OSPF, ISIS, and MPLS (LDP,RSVP-TE, MP-BGP ).
Knowledge of various CPE products including Cable Modems, Ciena , Juniper, and Cisco edge and aggregation devices
Experience running BGP in a production carrier environment with multi-protocol extensions. Configuration of switches and bridges utilizing multiple flavors of spanning tree, 802.1Q, 802.1ad, LACP, Ethernet OAM, and CFM(including Y.1731).
Experience delivering business value by creating network products in national production environments.
Experience in implementing and automating BSS and OSS systems for network products
Experience in engineering product delivery methods and procedures.
10+ Years experience within commercial data service providers space
Strong experience with Metro Ethernet Form certification and other standards like IEEE, ITU, IETF, OIF, and Cable Labs
Proven experience working with service provider networks in a technical lead capacity for Ethernet and IP/MPLS product or platform.
In-depth knowledge of buying and selling Ethernet services between service providers
Strong Network Background Ethernet, MPLS, IPVPN
Expert on large scale Cisco and Juniper based IP/MPLS networks design, provisioning, and operation
Hand on experiences on configuring Cisco and Juniper IP routers
Prior Architecture/ Design EXP with Regional Networks (CORE, Edge) Cisco , Juniper exp a must.
Experience working on network monitoring and service level reporting solutions
Bachelor degree in EE or CS or equivalent work experience required.
Ability to create complex collaborative technical documents