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Network Engineer


Req#: 37843BR

Date published: 3-Nov-2018

Opportunity: Experienced Hire

Business Line: Telecom

Business Plan: ENS

Level: 128

The Telecommunications Division delivers telecommunication infrastructure solutions to utilities, local and state government agencies and the commercial wireless industry. Through a unique combination of experience, expert resources and innovative solutions, Black & Veatch supports the entire range of both legacy and emerging technologies used in today’s wireless and wireline networks, voice, video, Internet and data systems and utility automation.

Primary Purpose:
This position is responsible for the design, implementation, testing and documentation of complex data network solutions. This position requires a thorough understanding of TCP/IP, routing, and switching technologies. The successful candidate will be a self-starter who exceeds with little supervision.

Principal Duties and Responsibilities:
•Plan, design, test, and implement enterprise network solutions.
•Configuration, testing, and implementation of Cisco network devices.
•Design Duke Energy specific power equipment for installation.
•Maintain accurate diagrams and configurations for all network devices and power equipment.
•Prepare engineering job packages consisting of detailed parts / equipment lists, and appropriate documentation (drawings, network diagrams, configurations, etc.).
•Ability to maintain IPAM and DNS as required.
•Maintain familiarity with job related networking technologies and associated facilities.
•Support the migration and turn-up of both private and public WAN circuits to a new architecture.
•Ability to assist and support field staff remotely to implement Network changes.

Minimum Qualifications:
All applicants must be able to complete pre-employment onboarding requirements (if selected) which may include any/all of the following: criminal/civil background check, drug screen, and motor vehicle records search, in compliance with any applicable laws and regulations.

Preferred Job Qualifications:
Minimum Qualifications:
•Minimum of one-two years of experience in Information Technology with at least one-two years of design and support of Cisco Systems’ products.
•Working knowledge of Microsoft Visio and terminal emulation.
•Understanding of communication technology and fundamentals.
•Ability to take direction and follow documented standards and procedures.
•Effective verbal & written communication.
•Demonstrated ability to work productively with little direct supervision.
•Demonstrated organizational and time management skills.
•Ability to effectively prioritize multiple tasks.
•Strong interpersonal skills to support successful performance in a team environment.

Desired Qualifications:
•Four-year technical degree.
•Experience with designing communications solutions for SCADA systems.
•Cisco Certifications CCNA, CCDA desired. CCNP, CCDP, CCIE preferred.
•Experience with network hardware/software solutions: Cisco routers and switches, Cisco ACS, Cisco CUCM, and Cisco DMVPN technology.
•Experience in the following technology areas: TCP/IP, Cisco IOS, Layer 3 Switching, OSPF, HSRP, IPSEC, SSL, AAA, SNMP QOS/class of services, VoIP, Incident Response, and Network Management Practices.
•Experience with Siemens RuggedCom routers and switches.
•Experience with Gen.IT configuration tools.

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