Core Network Engineer
Company: US Cellular
Posted on: July 19, 2021
Core Network Engineer - ENG001696
Please note that this role can be based in any UScellular
Plan, design, engineer, develop, implement, and trouble shoot
infrastructure technologies on the customer-servicing network.
Provide subject matter specialization around specific technologies.
Project management for the deployment of customer-servicing
projects. Act as vendor interface for support of applications and
technologies. Evaluate and implement new technologies, policies,
and procedures for business network operations. The role will
primarily focus on core data network elements (aggregation, IP core
element routers, security gateways, etc.)!
- Identify changes needed in the (customer-servicing)
infrastructure configuration to achieve the technology organization
goals. Analyze network & system response and resolve tuning
recommendations for performance improvement. Support the
customer-servicing infrastructure strategy reviews and development
by performing applicable analysis.
- Handle effective issue identification and resolution process;
serve as the focal point for customer-servicing
infrastructure-related issue / crisis resolution. Perform 24x7
advanced tier troubleshooting, including off-hour maintenance
activities, problem resolution, and on-call.
- Provide oversight on project management to customer-servicing
infrastructure implementation projects. Implement technology and
customer-servicing infrastructure changes. Lead interaction with
partner organizations/departments to engineer multi-functional
solutions for our customer-servicing infrastructure.
- Evaluates new product/solutions for inclusion in our
customer-servicing network. Define requirements in support of
budget plans and make recommendations for ways to improve
performance and reduce costs. Ensure communication of process and
procedure changes to key stake holders. Design an effective test
plan for any new / changed customer-servicing infrastructure.
- Support identification and collection of metrics and
performance reporting processes. Participate in process improvement
initiatives, when applicable. Develop full suite of documentation
as it relates to the customer servicing network infrastructure
(Engineering Work Plans, Standards, policies and procedures, etc.).
Utilize analytics and develop automations that improve
effectiveness, reliability, and shorten cycle time of new services
Bachelors of Science in a technical field such as electrical
engineering or computer science or equivalent work or military
experience and a minimum 3 years relevant work/military
Theoretical understanding of the business and/or industry.
Knowledge of re-engineering / process improvement. Demonstrated
problem solving / analytical skills and knowledge of analytical
tools. Excellent communication, written and verbal, skills.
Foundation of the relevant technology:
WAN: PE Routers, Border Routers, P Routers, DSS, Security Gateways,
Cisco Platforms: ASR 9K, ASR 1K, GSR 12K, CRS-3, Nexus 7K, 5K, 2K,
Other Platforms: Juniper MX960, Nokia/ALU 7750SR.
TCP/IP, MPLS, BGP, OSPF, QoS, HSRP/VRRP, 802.1q, GRE, IPv6, vxLAN,
Experience supporting mission-critical infrastructure in a
fast-paced environment is preferred.
Job : Engineering
Location(s) : Illinois-SCHAUMBURG_IL Wisconsin-MADISON_WI,
Illinois-CHICAGO_IL, Iowa-MARION_IA, Washington-LONGVIEW_WA,
Tennessee-KNOXVILLE_TN, Iowa-URBANDALE_IA, North
Carolina-GREENVILLE_NC, Virginia-ROANOKE_VA, West
Virginia-MORGANTOWN_WV, Nebraska-OMAHA_NE, Oregon-MEDFORD_OR, New
U.S. Cellular® is an EEO employer and gives consideration to
qualified applicants without regard to
identity/national origin/disability/veteran status, pregnancy or
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