What you’ll be doing...

Today’s network – part traditional, part virtual and always critical – must be more dynamic than ever. Our infrastructure, which spans six continents and thousands of route miles, provides the right platform for digital transformation.

As a team member in one of the globally recognized telecommunications companies, you will be part of the core of Verizon’s foundation.

The Lead Consulting Engineer will be part of the Life Cycle Architecture and Engineering (LCA&E) team which is responsible for the technical design authority for Verizon-managed customer networks.

You will work with customer technical teams to provide solutions for customers' inter-networking communications requirements. You will be performing routed/switched network design activity for our large enterprise customer data networks. As the primary interface to customers in support of their WAN/LAN enterprise projects, you will make us better by creating great enterprise customer data networks.

  • Investigating, designing, planning, and implementing communications networks.
  • Partnering with customer teams to develop solutions that support their requirements.
  • Preparing network schematics to define and illustrate network design solutions.
  • Creating hardware and software configuration upgrades.
  • Providing IP addressing and routing strategies.
  • Preparing detailed work orders for technicians.
  • Handling design and hands-on implementation of customer networks (WAN, LAN, Optimization, data centre, IPT, UCAAS, Security, SDN/NFV, etc.).
  • Creating documentation for the implementation of the customer's network.
  • Providing fourth-level support for operations in the Incident and Problem Management process.

What we’re looking for...

Your technical skills are top notch, and you are known for digging into the details to find the best solutions. You know how to get to the bottom of your customers’ needs, and how to manage your stakeholders’ expectations. Talking to people comes very naturally to you and you have an ability to communicate complex information in a way that people understand – whether verbal or written.

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Cisco Certification such as CCNP or CCIE.
  • Relevant work experience in designing and implementing customer networks for global MNCs.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Five or more years of relevant work experience in designing and implementing large scale customer networks for global MNCs.
  • Experience with Cisco LAN switching, WAAS, Juniper routing and internal wireless products.
  • Project management experience.
  • Experience with contemporary technologies including MPLS, TCP/IP, IPSec, BGP, QoS, IP Telephony, Multicast, and/or other similar tools.
  • Fluency in English and proficiency in other regional languages.
  • Basic knowledge of business processes (e.g. ITIL, Project Management) and the impact thereof on the technical environment.

At Verizon we believe in embracing the diversity of our global workforce - our employees have different interests, experiences and skills that combine to foster an innovative and enriching culture. We recognize the need to offer flexible and varied working solutions to enable our people to reach their potential and strike the right balance between personal and work life. We leverage our innovative technology and communication solutions to connect us on a global scale, enabling collaborative working.

If you are interested in discussing flexible hours, mobility and alternative working solutions, talk to us; we’ll do our best to accommodate you.

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.