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Network Engineer

Richardson, TX
  • Posted: over a month ago
  • Contractor
Job Description

Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for all American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Network Engineer for our client in the Telecommunication domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position, and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 12+ Months Contract

Location: 100% Remote

Role: Network Engineer

Primary Skills: Networking

Role Description: The Network Engineer must have at least 5+ years of experience. As a member of the Systems and Maintenance Engineering (S&ME) Intelligent Edge Network Lab Governance Team, you'll be responsible for creating and executing support strategies for S&ME Lab resources.

You will have knowledge and skills creating, managing, and troubleshooting a layer 1-3 network and willingness to collaborate across multiple teams in order to create and maintain a robust environment to support the dynamic demands of test and development efforts supporting the company's iEN network.

As a member of the team, you'll be responsible for creating and executing support strategies for S&ME Lab resources.

Primary Responsibilities:

- Implement lab test bed setup based on requirements from IT, Planning, and Maintenance Engineering teams

- Insuring lab test bed setup is complete prior to test or development efforts

- Scheduling and managing availability of lab resources

- Support and triage for test bed issues, including vendor engagement/escalation

- Maintenance of lab resources to insure production-like availability

- Management of test bed inventories

- Hands-on equipment support (equipment installation, fiber maintenance, card add/pulls)

You'll need to have:

- 5-7 years of demonstrated experience in IP routing, preferably Cisco, Juniper, Nokia/ALU

- Demonstrated experience troubleshooting/resolving network issues across L1-L3 platforms

- Knowledge of Telecommunications/Service Provider architecture and design

- Experience with systems automation

- Excellent collaboration skills and strong written and verbal communication skills

- Experience with best practices for equipment install, activation, turn-up, and network integration

Even better if you have but not Mandatory:

- Experience with lab operational procedures/practices

- Experience with Lab test tools - Ixia, Spirent, etc.

- Scripting experience (Python, Perl, JavaScript, Shell, etc.)

- Juniper/Cisco routing and/or networking certification or equivalent experience.(Junos, IOS-XR)

- Experience working with Cisco or Ciena L1-L2 platforms (e.g., photonic switches, Cisco NCS platforms, Ciena 6500 platforms, etc.)

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field or Equivalent

Experience: Minimum 5+ years of experience

Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses

Travel: No

Local Preferred: Yes

Note: Must be able to work on a W2 basis

Recruiter Name: Sandeep Pal

Recruiter Phone: 763-307-4940

Equal Employment Opportunity



Richardson, TX



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