Job Detail

Network Engineer III

Job ID:
61624
Type:
Temporary  
Duration:
over 2 years 
Schedule:
M-F 
Client Industry:
Telecommunications 
Date Added:
09.15.21  
Start Date:
09.05.21  
Location:
Bedminster, NJ 07921  
Pay Rate:
$60.00
Career Field:
Telecommunications (non-IT)

DESCRIPTION

TITLE: Network Engineer III LOCATION: Bedminster, NJ 07921 DURATION: 2 years and 6 months LOGISTICS: 40 hour work weeks. Will work 3rd shift at night. 10-hours, 4-night work weeks (Monday – Thursday nights) no overtime. PAY RATE: $60/hr on W2
Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.

Our client is a global communications & technology leader known for its 4g & 5g wireless networks, broadband & fiber optics, video & advertising platforms.


JOB DUTIES:

The successful candidate will demonstrate strengths in the following areas:

  • The candidate will work to support the Company's strategic technology goals including the ongoing migration of core elements to the intelligent edge network
  • Work on engineering and deploying directional networks for Intelligent Edge, including but not limited to: SAP ENSE Fabric, Access ENSE fabric, ISP, NNI and 5G connectivity
  • Engineering the network configuration for the onboarding of private cloud tenants
  • Responsible for engineering IP edge networks at Service Aggregation Points (SAP)
  • Work on engineering and deploying directional networks for Intelligent Edge, including but not limited to: SAP ENSE Fabric, Access ENSE fabric, ISP, NNI and 5G connectivity
  • Developing network configurations from design models and templates by creating MOPs and programming automated workflows
  • Building networks for interconnection to Cloud Platforms (VCP) for growth, capacity and expansion
  • Engineering network solutions with a strong interaction with PNF and VNF applications teams
  • Working with underlay and overlay controllers for network creation, network modeling, and network deployments. Leveraging plugins for network deployments across multiple virtualized OS environments.
  • Overseeing network builds from procurement to "In Service"
  • Strong Interaction with design and architecture teams developing future networks
  • Work with peer teams to ensure new networks are built and migrated to meet KPI's
  • Must have a strong ability to understand end to end call flows for deploying network services
  • Managing network engineering projects to deliver on time
  • Project oversight and ownership
  • Work collaboratively with existing team members to meet team goals
  • Hands-on experience configuring routers, switches and related network equipment. Preferably: Cisco Carrier Routing Systems (CRS), Cisco Network Convergence System (NCS), ASR 9K, ISR 3945, Nexus 3K, 7K, 9K, Juniper MX-480, MX-960. Operating Systems: IOS, XR-IOS, NX-OS, JunOS.

MUST HAVE SKILLS (Most Important):

  • Bachelors degree or four or more years of relevant work experience
  • Experience with IP Layer 1-3 for Edge Networks and strong knowledge of MPLS
  • Hands on experience with virtualization of networks and implementing updates and changes on working devices
  • Willingness to work a flexible schedule and an occasional weekend as necessary
  • Functional knowledge of TCP/IP (IPv4 and IPv6)
  • Knowledge of spine and leaf fabric networking
  • Working knowledge of VXLan and BGP
  • Work on your own with limited supervision and be accountable for all your actions
  • Ability to clearly communicate ideas in order to lead phone calls to implement changes and thoroughly test for any residual issues afterwards during maintenance window hours
  • Layer 1 troubleshooting, MOP implementation

DESIRED SKILLS:

  • CCNA or CCNP certifications.
  • Hands on experience with Nokia SR-OS devices.
  • Experience with MPLS Layer 2 and Layer 3 VPNs
  • Worked with Cisco (VTS), Nokia (Nuage) or Itential (IAP), HPNA, DCNM automation tools
  • Experience working with data networking gear and troubleshooting data networking problems involving: TCP/IP, BGP, MP-BGP, OSPF, MPLS, IPv4, IPv6, L2VPN, L3VPN, SIP, and other advanced LAN/WAN technologies and concepts.
  • Cisco and Nokia or other networking certifications
  • A strong ability to understand end to end call flows for deploying network services
  • Knowledge of or prior experience with cloud and scripting experience in Linux, Openstack, Python and virtualization
  • Solid understanding of Networking specific technologies: IPV6, L2VPN, L3VPN, OSPFv3, MPBGP, QOS/Traffic Engineering, MPLS (LDP & TDP) and VRFs
  • Any cloud and scripting experience i.e. Linux, Openstack, Python, automation, virtualization is a plus.

EDUCATION/CERTIFICATIONS:

  • Bachelors degree or four or more years of relevant work experience

COMPENSATION AND BENEFITS
We pay weekly every Friday, have direct deposit, and offer a competitive benefits package: Medical, Dental Vision, 401k plan, etc.

At a minimum, a 7-year background check, education verification, employment verification, and drug screen will be conducted upon hire. Your suitability for employment is contingent upon successfully passing these required pre-employment screenings.

Don't miss out on this amazing opportunity! If you feel your experience is the match for this position, please apply today and join our team. We look forward to working with you!

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“APR Consulting, Inc. is an equal opportunity employer and will consider all applications for all positions equally without regard to race, sex, age, color, religion, national origin, veteran status or any disability as provided in the Americans with Disabilities Act. APR Consulting, Inc. participates in E-Verify. Federal law requires all employers to verify the identity and employment eligibility of all persons hired to work in the United States.”

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