Network Transport Engineer II

Windstream   •  

Evansville, IN

Industry: Telecommunications.

  •  

Less than 5 years

Posted 369 days ago

Job Description: 

The Engineer II works in the network transport department to analyze requirements to meet demand and performance of products, systems, and/or data.  This senior level position requires direct Telecom experience in either engineering, operations, or IT.  


•         Analyze requirements to meet demand and performance of products, systems, and/or data


•         Perform engineering design evaluations including cost-effective utilization of materials


•         Design, develop, troubleshoot, and implement all components and equipment within the functional area of the organization


•         Provide technical leadership and direction in area of expertise for engineering staff


•         Enhance operations and maintain reliability of systems


•         Perform administrative work relating to projects and assignments


•         Act as technical consultant within and outside assigned department in area of expertise


•         Promote positive change in the company's business strategy through achievement of customer specific objectives and technological innovation of practical and profitable nature


•         Work on problems of diverse scope


•         Exercise full understanding of practices, policies, and procedures


•         Will work on tasks with little instruction on day-to-day duties



Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements: 


•         Previous Telecommunications industry experience

o   Sonet, DWDM, Network artchitecture


•         In depth knowledge of one or more engineering disciplines and practices

o   MOP, installation packages, design packages


•         In depth knowledge of vendor equipment

o   Infinera, Cisco, Coriant, Ciena, Adva


•         Computer software knowledge to include Microsoft Office, Custom Planning Tools and Databases


•         Good analytical skills


•         Ability to prioritize projects


•         Good oral and written communication skills


•         Good interpersonal skills


•         Good project management and vendor relations skills



Minimum Education and Experience: College degree and 2-4 years related experience or 5+ years equivalent related Engineering/Technical experience or a combination of education and related Engineering/Technical experience required.Desired Qualifications: Ability to stay current with the economical and technological developments in the industry.

Job ID:17003543