What you’ll be doing...

As our Network Engineer, you will be supporting Verizon's Intelligent Edge Network initiative for Verizon’s telemetry networks, the ‘Internal Data Network’ (IDN), VZW EDN and the fXO telemetry network.

  • Engineering responsibilities include floor space, rack, power, card, port and cabling assignments all while following Verizon’s Network Equipment Engineering standards.
  • Managing dependencies such as power.
  • Ordering material and crafting detailed equipment installation instructions.
  • Updating Verizon’s ICON inventory system/database and driving project deadlines with Verizon Install teams.
  • Interacting with various engineering teams such as Data, Unified Transport, Access, IDN, VOIP, Public, etc. Using existing tools (ICON, SNM, VENUE, DNS, IPPOC) and processes to fulfill port assignment and manage/engineer capacity.
  • Interfacing with Field Personnel via site surveys for site-specific challenges.
  • You will have extensive knowledge and understanding of ICON and logical IP building including IP routing and subnet protocols. Issues occasionally arise during the port fulfilment process which will require you to determine where the failure is occurring – is it a port or IP protocol/routing issue. Working with IT and field organization as required to further troubleshoot and/or needed updates to the ICON database to resolve issues.
  • Example equipment include: Cisco 2911s, 3650s and the 4506E.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • An engineering or technical degree.
  • CCNA certification.
  • Strong knowledge in job related functional area and of the telecommunications business.
  • Ability to work autonomously after getting up to speed.
  • Demonstrated excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in the MS Office suit.
  • Demonstrated ability to be detail oriented.
  • Knowledge of the following Verizon systems a plus: CCP, SRM/SAP, MECCA, ICON/SiteVu.

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.

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