West Corporation
- Engineer
At a glance
Location: US-CO-Longmont Map
Posted: 08/15/2019
Closing: 09/14/2019
Degree: 4 Year Degree
Type: Full-Time
Experience: Not Specified
Job description
West is adding a NOC Operations Engineer (Overnight Shift Wednesday-Saturday) to the team in Longmont, CO. The role of this team is to support voice and network elements to maintain 911 networks. In order to be successful in this role, you must possess strong communication skills, the ability to work in a collaborative environment and have a strong background in voice and network platforms. Additional core responsibilities include:
  • Outage response, high-level systems analysis, evaluation, documentation, and implementation requiring a thorough knowledge of administrative and technical skills related to the IEN/VoIP platform
  • Directs and participates in all phases of system development with emphasis on outage response and repair, analysis, evaluation, integration, testing, and acceptance phases
  • Responsible for ensuring quality services are delivered for particular task(s) and is seen as the task leader
  • Coordinate strategies for rapid repair, deployment, and maintenance of IP telephony voice communication architecture and the IEN-Voice network, its component hardware/software, and IP telephony/voice application
  • This includes VoIP/IEN-Voice initiatives and configuring/optimizing all VoIP telephone systems and services, both internally, and those integrated with Internet-based services
  • Ability to take call on a rotating basis
  • Ability to work 4/10 hour days (Wednesday-Saturday)
Job requirements
  • Bachelor's degree in computer science, engineering, or a related field required
  • Experience can be substituted for educational requirements
  • Minimum of 3 years voice engineering work experience or similar position/role required
  • Minimum 3 years of related Voice Network operations experience required
  • Minimum 3 years first-hand knowledge of SIP, H.323, TCP/IP protocols preferred
  • Minimum 3 years first-hand knowledge of ACME SBC (configurations, HMR's etc.) preferred
  • Minimum 3 years first-hand knowledge of Sonus (GSX, PSX, SGX etc.) preferred
  • Minimum 3 years PBX and Circuit based telephone network experience preferred
  • Minimum 3 years T1/DS0/DS3 provisioning/test and turn-up and years of circuit switch/PSTN network experience preferred
  • CCNA/CCNP preferred
  • A strong understanding of VOIP QoS issues and mitigation strategies
  • In-depth/strong technical knowledge of ACME SBC (configurations, HMR's etc.)
  • Strong knowledge of configuration and optimization of VOIP equipment
  • Must have direct experience with Cisco switches and routers
  • In-depth/strong understanding of MOS Score, Jitter and all VOIP related troubleshooting methods
  • In-depth knowledge of SIP monitoring/debugging/troubleshooting tools using Hammer E-XMS/Wireshark/call generator or other related tools
  • First-hand knowledge of Public Safety Answering Point (PSAP) network builds
  • In-depth/strong technical knowledge of circuit switch/PSTN network
  • Strong technical knowledge of Sonus Soft switches (GSX/PSX/SGX/GSI/EMS etc.)
  • Cisco and Juniper network router and switches
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At West, we are dedicated to delivering and improving upon new channels, new capabilities and new choices for how businesses and consumers collaborate, connect and transact. We develop technology-enabled communications that change the way we work and improve the way we live. We are a collective effort of enterprise and individuals, of communities and customers, of partnerships and families. We are the sum of our entire network – based on the four pillars of trust, innovation, collaboration, and execution and the hard work of people who share our vision. We are at the core of a technology and communications engine that is changing the world.

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Applications accpeted through 8/21/2019

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