Company: Frontier Communication
Posted on: November 22, 2021
Network Engineer (IP Network Activation)
This position is in Frontiers IP Network Activation team. The team
is responsible for the test and turn-up of Frontiers National IP
Network. This position will perform all duties that are necessary
to provision circuits, network elements, and project coordination
to implement and provision WAN and LAN technologies. Strong
backgrounds in routing, switching, and MPLS are essential. This
position will include additional responsibilities in support of the
IP Address Engineering team. Background in IP address management
and subnetting is preferred. The preferred hours for this position
are 11 AM 8 PM ET. During training the hours will be 8 AM 5 PM ET,
transitioning to 11 AM 8 PM ET thereafter.
Track and complete network-wide upgrades
Test and turn up new hardware/software
Test and turn up new network circuits (GigE, 10GigE, LAG)
Test and turn up new virtual circuits (Packet optical
Work closely with network engineering to provide feedback on
potential network designs and new applications
Responsible for completing off-hours maintenances when required
Minimum 2+ years experience in a data environment
Must be able to work flexible hours
Must be able to work in a team environment
Applicant must have extensive knowledge of and practical experience
in the use of routing and switching protocols: MPLS, BGP, OSPF, QoS
(Layer 2 & 3)
Applicant should have extensive experience in: IP Subnetting,
Network Design, Ethernet switching, and DSL/Fiber technologies.
Applicants should have an understanding of LAN switching
Applicant should have prior experience working in MetaSolve M6.
Written, oral and presentation skills are critical to the position.
This position interacts with regional engineers, centralized
services, and local field personnel daily.
Must be able to handle multiple tasks at one time.
Scripting/Programming skills are desired.
Some understanding of IPv6 would be beneficial.
Experience provisioning and/or troubleshooting Packet Optical
technologies is a plus. (Infinera and Ciena)
Should have experience in provisioning and troubleshooting the
following equipment: Cisco Routers (7200-12000 series), Juniper
Routers (M, MX, and E series), Ethernet/MPLS Switches (Cisco
ASR9010, 3600, Alcatel-Lucent 7450, 7750), Packet Optical Transport
Recommended Certifications: Cisco Certified Network Associate
Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
Cisco Certified Internetworking Professional (CCIP)
Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA-M)
Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS-M)
Keywords: Frontier Communication, Rochester , Network Engineer, Engineering , Rochester, New York
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