Network Engineer, II in Alpharetta, GA at WOW!

Date Posted: 4/30/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Network Engineer II


The primary responsibility of the Network Engineer II is to assist in managing the WOW! network infrastructure, and to monitor and participate in all network related projects, support, and troubleshooting.


Duties and Responsibilities:


Essential duties and responsibilities include but are not limited to those listed below:


* Effectively and quickly perform complex fault isolation and event correlation on all assigned network elements
* Analyze chronic network imperfections for root cause source and recommend and appropriate corrective actions. Implement fix/correction as directed
* Prepare written reports and other technical documentation necessary to communicate ideas, concepts, and details necessary to accomplish specific goals
* Serve as escalation for troubleshooting, diagnosing, and repairing IP related impairments
* Perform technical training for Network I Engineers and NOC personnel
* Monitor and manage unscheduled and scheduled maintenance work
* Validate and review all configurations changes going into core network/Backbone
* Proactively/actively monitor all network related issues using all tools available
* Provide design and architectural support for MPLS/Backbone network elements
* Ability to create proactive methods and procedures for group procedures
* All other duties as assigned


Qualifications:


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


* Candidates must possess the ability to multitask, problem solve, think clearly and respond in a fast-paced or fluid environment
* Must be reliable and dependable, self-motivated and willing to learn and contribute to building a successful team


Education/Experience: 



  • Bachelors of Science or Applied Science degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Telecommunications Engineering, or minimum 5 years' experience in an ISP environment

  • Candidate should possess 3-5 years of solid TCP/IP experience including configuration of Juniper routers, Firewalls and switches

  • Candidate must be capable of configuring/designing/and implementing medium to large-scale networks using routing protocols such as BGP and OSPF

  • JNCIA and/or CCNA required and equivalent work experience. CCNP/JNCIS/JNCIP desired.

  • Detailed working knowledge of MPLS; Multicast, BGP, OSPF, MPLS VPN's (Layer 2, Layer 3, VPLS, etc.) ISIS and RSVP

  • Experience with Cisco routers and switches is a plus



  • Strong work experience in BGP, OSPF, and MPLS environment. RSVP desired.



  • Basic work experience with Junos OS required


Physical Demands/Working Conditions:


The physical demands described here are representative of those that must be met by an employee to successfully perform the essential functions of this job. Reasonable accommodations may be made to enable individuals with disabilities to perform the essential functions.


* Regularly required to talk and hear
* Required to use hands to type, handle objects and paperwork
* Required to reach and hold on to items at chest level or reach above the shoulder
* Required to use close vision and be able to focus
* Must be able to work on an on-call rotation


WOW! is an Equal Opportunity Employer/Minorities/Women/Protected Veterans/Disabled/Sexual Orientation/Gender Identity employer