Lead IT Engineer

CenturyLink   •  

Winter Park, FL

Industry: Telecommunications


Not Specified years

Posted 34 days ago

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CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink for more information.

Job Summary

Lead the analysis of complex systems. Plan, design, evaluate, select operating systems and protocol suites and configure communication media. Lead team in resolution of interoperability problems to obtain operations across all platforms. Lead the support of clients by consulting and recommending solutions. Lead the analysis of capacity studies and recommend technical solutions for infrastructure growth. Lead in assessing new and/or advanced technical system technologies and recommend possible implementation strategies.

Job Description

The CenturyLink IT organization is seeking an experienced Lead IT Engineer who will operate in a small agile team responsible for the development of automation solutions utilizing Resolve Systems', Resolve application and other open source platforms. This Lead IT Engineer will participate in all aspects of the software development lifecycle, demonstrate the ability to challenge the status quo, influence others to embrace new processes, and motivate others toward continual improvement in the performance of the organization. This posion will lead the team in architecting a new diagnostic orchestration system by designing, evaluting, and providing recommendations on solution platforms. This Lead IT Engineer will provide direction to the team for the targeted transition of automations from Resolve to a newly developed system. This new system will provide for accelerated incident resolution, increase employee productivity, reduce operational expense, and improve the customer experience through the automation of network trouble resolution.


  • Excellent analytical skills, data analysis skills, recognition of patterns, asking questions based on understanding of data.
  • Experience with project management.
  • Possess ability to drill-down and focus on details, while keeping the big picture in mind.
  • Excellent communication skills and ability to work with cross functional teams.
  • Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
  • Organized and structured.
  • Ability to work in a team, be self-directed (requires minimal supervision to manage multiple priority, high-impact initiatives simultaneously), creative problem solver, quality focused; applies independent judgment to accomplish objectives.
  • Proven ability to represent and address focused considerations and interests while conducting software/system design architecture.
  • Experience with Agile/SCRUM Methodologies and development practices.
  • Enterprise development knowledge.
  • Knowledge of network protocols a plus.
  • Experience in networking with respect to routing, switching, and protocols such as TCP/UDP, SYSLOG, SFTP, SSH, and SNMP a plus.


Bachelors or Equivalent in Information Systems or Computer Science

Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Littleton; US-Florida-Winter Park; US-Louisiana-Monroe; US-North Carolina-Mebane

Requisition #: 211956