What you’ll be doing...

Global Engineering Solutions (GES) is the technical design authority (TDA) for Verizon-managed customer networks. GES owns the customer’s network architecture and is responsible for the implementation of all design-impacting changes, architecture reviews, capacity management, problem management, etc. for the customer. The technical scope of GES includes LAN and WAN engineering, IP Services (DNS, DHCP) engineering, IP Telephony, Wi-Fi and various other network-based technologies. Within GES, a specific group is responsible for the engineering of customer networks that were completely outsourced to Verizon.

GES is looking for a Lead Engineer with the following functions:

  • Design and hands-on implementation of customer networks (WAN, LAN and Wireless)
  • Creating documentation for the implementation of the customer's network.
  • Support and coach other engineers in the team at a technical level to provide professional engineering support to enable Verizon’s organisation to provide high quality services/solutions to our customers.
  • Responsible for strategies for complex projects.
  • Manage the deliverables on complex customer design and implementation projects.
  • Pro-actively drive the development of the engineering role together with the other Design Engineers, Implementation Engineers.
  • Fourth-level support for Operations in the Incident and Problem Management process.

What we’re looking for...

  • Knowledge: Ideally qualified at CCNPR&S, CCNP Wireless level with strong focus ondeploying Meraki Cloud Controlled Solutions. Meraki Certification a bonus.
  • At least 6 years of experience in the design and implementation of large-scale customer networks. Fluency in English required; proficiency in other major languages desired. Basic knowledge of business processes (e.g. ITIL, Project Management) and the impact thereof on the technical environment.
  • Attitude: Flexible work-attitude, being willing to work at irregular hours when required, but at the same time knowing how to set boundaries and find a healthy work-life balance. Having found a middle way between procedural and optional focus.
  • Ethics: Working at an ethical level that goes beyond mere compliance, but keeping in mind the needs of colleagues, customer and company at an integral level and basing decisions on those ethical principles.
  • Communication: Professional level of personal and business communication at levels ranging from operational engineering to customer technical contacts.
  • Cooperation: Ability to give guidance and coaching to GES engineers at a technical level. Ability to cooperate with the customer on technical project-related issue
  • Culture: Affinity with a multi-cultural work environment. Affinity with working in an international company, with international customers, taking into account various time-zones
  • Politics: Ability to cope with the politics of large company environments.
  • Organisation: 5-8 years experience with telecommunication organisations as well as with international companies. Knows the way within Verizon to access resources and people needed at their own level.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.