CenturyLink Technician IP - III in Tulsa, Oklahoma

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

Individual contributor performing professional / technical responsibilities. Demonstrates initiative to deliver against assigned objectives with minimal supervision. Performs tasks that require analytical skills and judgment to resolve issues independently.

Job Description

Responsible for advanced troubleshooting on installation of IP Services. Develop operational methods and procedures as they relate to supporting technologies and services deployed within the network.

  • Coordinates and performs installation activities.

  • Drives resolution of faults through vendors and internal groups.

  • Performs all levels of IP troubleshooting.

  • Proactively finds opportunities to decrease MTRT/installation intervals.

  • Multi-tasks and interfaces between many systems and databases. ** The above statements describe the general nature and level of work being performed in this job. They are not intended to be an exhaustive list of all duties, and additional responsibilities may be assigned, as required, by management.


Job Specifications:

  • 5+ Years’ Experience


  • Field of Study:

  • IT / Telecom / Networking / Engineering

  • Combination of education and experience will be considered

Other Job Requirements:

  • Ability to work flexible hours as needed

  • Ability to work in a team environment and communicate with customers in a

  • professional manner

  • Fundamental Knowledge of OSI model, working knowledge of IP

  • Classless Inter-Domain Routing (CIDR)

  • Fundamental knowledge of Routing Protocols and Hardware Platforms to include BGP, OSPF, TCP/IP, IP Routing, Cisco

  • Layer 2 and 3 Hardware and Software plus Cisco IOS, ATM, Frame-Relay and Juniper

  • Exposure to Network Design (LAN, WAN and ISP) and troubleshooting

  • Fundamental knowledge of Ethernet, Sonet and TDM Transport Topologies

Preferred Qualifications:

  • CCNA / CCNP preferred

Alternate Location: US-Oklahoma-Tulsa

Requisition # : 196543

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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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.