CenturyLink Technician I - TSC in Broomfield, Colorado

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Summary

The Technician I - TSC should have a basic understanding of network functions such as: SONET and DWDM signal flow. Performs tasks associated with the maintenance, installation and change of company network services. With an understanding of telecommunications, the tech I will be responsible for implementing, troubleshooting, managing and correcting customer and network service issues.

Job Description

Coordinate and perform lower level complexity migrations with oversight

  • Provides accurate and consistent internal and external customer communication during established intervals using

phone, email, and ticketing notes

  • Efficiently install, change and repair services on the network

  • Escalates, for higher order support, to technical leadership and Management

  • Operate in multiple systems and databases as required

  • Works with internal peer teams to assist with customer trouble resolution

  • Entry level experience and/or knowledge of at least one of the three major technical disciplines: Transmission (DS1/DS3/

SONET), Switching (circuit-switching/SS7) and TCP/IP (routers/higher-layer protocols)

Troubleshooting also includes the Conferencing platforms and product offering such as Polycom, WebEx, CCA-SP, and Radysis.

  • Strong analytical skills

  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

  • Ability to effectively prioritize workload

  • Resourceful, innovative, and creative

  • Ability to work extra hours as needed

Qualifications

Basic Qualifications

High School Diploma/GED or up to 2 years of relevant job experience. Relevant job experience

is described as:

  • Job experience in a similar industry

  • Job experience with similar essential duties Physical Requirements:

  • Office – Sits 5 to 7 hours per day; Bend, reach, stoop and crouch; lift 10 lbs.

  • Must be willing to work on call, including weekends or holidays to support the operations staff

-Audio Conferencing background a plus

Preferred Qualifications

Education and Experience

  • Experience: 2+ yrs.

  • Education Level: High School/GED

  • Field of Study: Telecommunications/Engineering/Computer Science

  • Attention to detail with good organizational capabilities.

  • Ability to prioritize with good time management skills

Education

Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield

Requisition # : 199515

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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Disclaimer

The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job. Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.