Network Consulting Engineer (NCE)

USA - NJ - Parsippany
Posted 7 months ago

As a Network Consulting Engineer (NCE) you will act as the subject matter expert for IP Networking. CCIE level Network Consulting Engineer (NCE) to support Cisco and the end-customer, typically a major wireless service provider. The NCE will provide Tier 3 IP Networking services, including network design and, high level trouble ticket escalation, to the end customer’s network. The NCE will be in a customer facing role and, must be able to closely coordinate with clients and internal teams to provide knowledge transfer. Primary function is to act as a subject matter expert in a Service Provider environment using MPLS, BGP and OSPF. A great deal of customer interaction is expected. This is a regular, full-time opportunity well suited for a senior level, service provider network consultant.

Responsibilities may include:

High degree of engagement with both customer and development personnel.

Technical review and oversight of system changes escalations for operations center and network support personnel

Provide leadership in developing operations procedures, support tools and utilities

Expert level knowledge in IP Networking:

Strong knowledge of MPLS, BGP, OSPF and other R&S technologies

Ability to analyze and suggest improvements to both IP and legacy based networks

In-depth knowledge of Network Design to include complex routing and switching solutions

Expertise with Cisco routers and switches used in a Service Provider environment

SME in operating systems (Cisco IOS and/or XR) software, features and functionality

Experienced with configuring routing and switching devices

Understanding of IP protocols and awareness of offerings from ALU, Juniper and/or other OEM’s

Some Project Management experience and the ability to multitask in a fast-paced environment

Excellent interpersonal skills, organizational ability and time management skills

Positive thinker, confident, presentable, enthusiastic, resilient, and team player


Education: MSEE, MSCS, or; BSEE, BSCS or similar, with emphasis in Telecommunications

Certifications: CCIE (SP or R&S) SME is required; CCIP or CCNP with strong R&S or equivalent work experience may be considered.

Experience with 4G Mobility experienceperience with Cisco ASA, IPSEC Tunneling, VxLAN, NFVi.

Experience with Openstack and VMWare Virtualization.

Experience with Multimedia traffic analysis experience.

Experience with Network programmability (Python, Netconf, Yang)

Minimum or 5 years’ experience as a routing & switching SME with a carrier or service provider.

Minimum of three years’ experience with Cisco ASR 9K, CSR-1, GRS or other Cisco routers using the IOS XR

Experience 7600 series or other Cisco routers

Relevant job experience within a Tier 3 or higher support organization or within the telecom department of a major financial institution or large corporation

Must be able to telecommute, work at customer site, or in main office as needed

Job Features

DepartmentEngineering Ser - CS
OfficeCSS Corp - Richardson, TX (Glow)
LocationParsippany, NJ, 07054, United States

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