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Network Engineer

Job ID:
6 months 
Client Industry:
Date Added:
Start Date:
Bedminster, NJ 07921  
Pay Rate:
Career Field:
Telecommunications (non-IT)


VZGTJP00034435 Job Title: Network Engineer Location: Bedminster, NJ, 07921 Duration: 6 months or longer Pay: $45/hr. on W2
Our client is a global communications & technology leader known for its 4g & 5g wireless networks, broadband & fiber optics, video & advertising platforms.

Since 1980 APR Consulting, Inc. has provided professional recruiting and contingent workforce solutions to a diverse mix of clients, industries, and skill sets nationwide.

Job Description:

  • Responsible for engineering spine and leaf fabric architecture networks in mobile switching centers across the western US territory.
  • Will need to understand network designs and work to translate them into usable configuration within the spine/leaf network.
  • Build Methods of Procedure and/or use automated workflows to check initial connectivity and deploy initial configuration to spine/leaf networks.
  • Building networks for interconnection to Client's 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.

MUST HAVE SKILLS (Most Important):

  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Experience with IP Layer 1-3 for Edge Networks and strong knowledge of MPLS.
  • Experience with MPLS Layer 2 and Layer 3 VPNs.
  • Hands on experience with virtualization of networks.
  • Functional knowledge of TCP/IP (IPv4 and IPv6).
  • Hands on experience with VXLAN and/or Segment Routing.
  • Experience building Methods of Procedure (MOPs) and deploying network configurations.
  • Five or more years of relevant work experience.


  • Worked with Cisco (VTS), Nokia (Nuage) Itential (IAP) or HPNA automation tools.
  • Understanding of networking-specific technologies: IPV6, L2VPN, L3VPN, OSPFv3, mp-BGP, QOS/Traffic Engineering, MPLS (LDP & TDP), inter-AS MPLS, and m-VPN.
  • Cisco and Nokia or other networking certifications.
  • Have telecommunications background.
  • 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.


  • Bachelor's degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Cisco and Nokia or other networking certifications.


  • The 40-hour work week will be a mix of day and overnight maintenance window support.
  • The candidate but must have availability to support overnight maintenance window coverage as needed.

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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Equal Opportunity Statement:

“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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