Senior Network Engineer

  • Urbandale, IA
  • $80,000 - $125,000
  • Managed by Jobot Pro: Ashley Elm
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A bit about us:

Forward thinking cellular provider is looking to add a Senior Network Engineer to their team.

Why join us?

This is an amazing opportunity to be involved in a highly competitive industry on the cutting edge of technology, while still working at a company that’s small enough that you feel like you’re making a difference to your community.

Job Details

The Senior Network Engineer will be responsible for engineering planning, design, equipment evaluation, project management, installation specifications, and test & acceptance for existing and advanced networks to ensure cost effective enhancements and upgrades to meet network requirements.

  • Engineer and implement network enhancements in a cost-effective manner using sound professional business approaches. Perform cost/benefit trade-offs.
  • Provide engineering and technical expertise and support for both internal and external customers.
  • Plan, develop, design, and manage network projects.
  • Evaluate network security issues when designing network and in conjunction with the Information Security Office recommend and implement changes to minimize network security concerns.
  • Evaluate and recommend new, advanced technologies (both software and hardware platforms) that will be most cost-effective in meeting network service requirements.
  • Plan overall equipment layouts in central offices and remote facilities.
  • Projects are engineered according to acceptable industry standards.
  • Evaluate demand forecasts, sales and market forecasts, mandates, and technology evolution, and be able to apply these requirements to successful network design.
  • Maintain professional contact with suppliers, vendors, trade organizations and other peer groups to stay current in technology changes and trends affecting the Telecom field.
  • Effectively research and present technical material verbally and in written form to both technical and non-technical audiences.
  • Provide leadership to junior level Network Engineers.

  • Bachelor of Science Degree or related field and current, practical, and applicable technical experience.
  • 5+ years’ experience in network planning, design and implementation can substitute above qualifications
  • Extensive knowledge of routing, switching and firewall systems
  • Advanced technical experience of OSPF, ISIS, BGP and MPLS
  • Technical understanding of Juniper/Ciena hardware and configurations
  • Familiarity of WDM Transport systems
  • MEF standard based service for Layer2 and Layer3 Circuits
  • QoS and Firewall Policy for scalable deployment
  • Access transport and service technology (FTTH, VoIP, Pseudowire T1 and DSL)
  • Segment routing and traffic engineering
  • Application servers (DHCP, DNS, radius, tacacs and LDAP) to support various services
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Job Details
Managed by Jobot Pro
Urbandale, IA
Job Type
$80,000 - $125,000