Verizon Wireless Network System Assurance Engineer in Moundridge, Kansas

What you’ll be doing...

You will be responsible for the advanced installation, operation, and maintenance of the regional data network elements, ensuring network integrity and quality. These networks include Ericsson LTE elements, Cisco routers, multilayer switches, MSPP, Ethernet and Ethernet backhaul.

  • Troubleshooting; upgrading; administering these platforms and multiple vendor systems; technically lead during troubleshooting events.

  • Maintaining system, element and platform applications.

  • Providing support to a varied user community.

  • Updating daily logs with site-specific information.

  • Composing clear, concise reports for system documentation.

  • Installing, operating, administering, and performing advanced maintenance of the regional data network elements.

  • Performing duties independently and participating in cross-functional projects as scheduled.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Associates degree or two or more years of work experience.

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Technical degree in engineering, electronics or IT, equivalent special electronics training, or equivalent work experience.

  • Certifications such as CCENT, CCNA or CCNP.

  • Intermediate training in at least 3 of the following areas: data networking and communications, wireless technologies, digital communications, operating systems and applications, telecommunications, and/or power distribution.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of data networking protocols including TCP/IP, OSI, OSPF, BGP, MPLS, BFD, SIP and other LAN/WAN protocols.

  • Demonstrated knowledge of data transmission facilities such as 1G and 10G native Ethernet, EBH (Ethernet Backhaul), and SONET.

  • Strong programming and computer skills with emphasis on applications.

  • Additional experience: Ericsson MTX, Motorola CDMA/EVDO, Nokia/Alcatel-Lucent LTE, and Fujitsu transport.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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