Senior Network Consulting Engineer

  • Company:
    Verizon
  • Location:
  • Salary:
    negotiable / month
  • Job type:
    Full-Time
  • Posted:
    3 days ago
  • Category:
    IT

What you’ll be doing…

Continuous improvement efforts drive our business and you will work with customer technical teams to provide solutions for customers’ internetworking communications requirements. You will be performing routed/switched network design activity for our large enterprise customer data networks. As the main interface to customers in support of their WAN/LAN enterprise projects, you will make us better by building great enterprise customer data networks.

  • Investigating, crafting, 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.
  • Crafting hardware and software configuration upgrades.
  • Providing IP addressing and routing strategies.
  • Preparing detailed work requests for technicians.
  • The Verizon Global Support Services (GSS) is offered by Verizon to provide proactive technical services and administrative activities to our clients, while simultaneously providing the 24×7 operations team an escalation point for complex technical issues associated with client specific, customized solutions.

    The Senior Network Consulting Engineer develops a sound knowledge of the client environment over time, enabling the engineer to act as a Tier 3 support for the Verizon Service Assurance organizations to deliver an enhanced level of service. The Senior Network Consulting Engineer may also be leveraged to provide specific customized service functions for advanced/complex solutions.

    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 partners’ 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.
  • Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Cisco Certified Network Administrator (CCNA) certification.
  • 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.
  • Technical knowledge and CCNP experience.
  • Designed and implemented large scale customer networks.
  • Additional qualifications:

  • Cisco Routers and Switches.

  • Cisco Nexus – good understanding of VRF, VSS and Dynamic Routing (BGP), IPSEC vpn tunnel.

  • Cisco ASA – good understanding of both appliance and chassis modules.

  • Cisco Firepower, SourceFire.

  • Load balancing – F5 LTM/GTM, ASM and Viprions.

  • Unix/Linux and Wintel.

  • Scripting or programming experience.

  • This role requires the individual to work on an On-Call component which will be rotated regularly.

    When you join Verizon…

    You’ll have the power to go beyond – doing the work that’s transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G – a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you’ll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we’ll go far.

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