Job Title: WAN Network Engineer
Location: St Louis, MO
Duration : 7+ months
Experience with MPLS is very important.
A growing global company is seeking a talented and motivated WAN engineer to join the WAN engineering team. This is an exciting opportunity to be a part of the team that is responsible for planning, designing, engineering, and supporting an advanced carrier class WAN environment in an enterprise setting. This fast-paced environment will challenge your knowledge of BGP, MPLS, QoS, Multicast, Cisco hardware, Cisco IOS/XR, JunoOS, and other complex network technologies. In this role, you will be an important member of a critical team for our firm.
Drives and owns specific areas within projects
Schedules and Implements Network changes via Network Change Instructions
Cleary communicates issues and concepts
Understands what our business is
Assists in providing 3rd level support
Continuously improves specific areas within the teams remit
Assists in evaluating and testing new technologies
Assists in developing and publishing standards, designs, and other documentation
BS (or higher) in relevant field Bachelors degree (3 or 4 years) or foreign equivalent in Computer Information Systems, Computer Science, or related field.
Mandatory Experience/Skills: Please quantify all required experience, for example, 3 years of experience in:
Knowledge and hands-on experience with BGP, EIGRP, OSPF and RIP
Experience with Cisco ASR, CRS, 7600, 6500, & 7200 platforms, Juniper Experience
Knowledge of carrier technologies such as SONET, SDH, DWDM, and Ethernet services (MEF) as well as the ability to work with carriers for troubleshooting purposes
An understanding of MPLS technologies such as L3 VPN, L2 VPN, and any the following: VPLS, MPLS QoS, MPLS TE and mVPN
An understanding of multicast technologies such as PIM Sparse mode, PIM Dense mode, and PIM SSM
Connectors types & Fibre types
MTU throughput testing, Jumbo frames
Minimum of 3 years experience ideally working in a carrier network or a large enterprise network in a design, engineering, or architecture role
Good written and verbal communication skills. The ability to clearly articulate complex issues
Team player with proven track record of successful project delivery.
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