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Sr Data Network Engineer
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Job Description

The Sr. Data Network Engineer will perform a broad range of implementation and technical project management duties on a team of engineers active in both sustaining and growing the Lightower Network. The Sr. Network Engineer will be well versed in Optical architectural disciplines and lead major initiatives that are network and/or customer facing. He/she will demonstrate the ability and desire to function as a member of a strong technical team; readily sharing his/her skills for the benefit of the team while demonstrating a willingness to grow that skill set and take on new challenges.

Job Responsibilities
  • This individual will function as a member of the team responsible for sustaining the network. These main activities include:
  • Design and execute optical network growth, reconfiguration, upgrade and optimization projects
  • Commissioning of hardware in support of network growth and expansion
  • Complex network troubleshooting & support
  • Capacity management
  • The Sr. Network engineer will support complex projects as a member of a project team and act as a primary technical resource responsible for accomplishing the engineering tasks associated with these projects. The Engineer will also act as the project manager for smaller scale projects, responsible for completion of all related work on time and within budget.
  • Responsibilities also include developing and maintaining internal engineering documents and procedures surrounding network configuration, client configuration, network management, and service level design.

Job Knowledge

  • Intimate familiarity and design experience with ROADM/DWDM/CWDM technologies
  • Thorough understanding of OTN, SONET, SDH, TDM, DWDM and CWDM protocols and standards
  • Familiarity with Metro Ethernet products & solutions
  • Desire to work in a fast-paced environment and handle multiple tasks with minimal direct  supervision

  •   Familiarity & hands-on experience with Ciena OME6500
  •   Experience implementing Layer 2 switching platforms and    technology



7+ years of experience in telecommunications


Considerable experience in a service provider environment and carrier engineering

BS degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Telecommunications or related field

Job Snapshot

Employment Type Full-Time
Job Type Engineering
Education Not Specified
Experience At least 7 year(s)
Manages Others Not Specified
Industry Telecommunications
Required Travel None
Job ID 17000049


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Sr Data Network Engineer

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