CenturyLink Senior IT Engineer in Winnersh, United Kingdom

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 Senior Hosting Solution Implementation Engineer (HSIE) is responsible for the validation, configuration, turn up and testing to ensure a successful handover to the support teams for all technical aspects related to the delivery of the clients managed hosting network solution.

Job Description

The Senior HSIE Engineer will work closely with Project Managers, Platform and Security build teams to ensure accurate and timely delivery of the client hosting network solutions.

Quality – be the quality champion for the dedicated team and sample check MOP and QA’s to ensure quality is at the highest standard.

Automation – explore automation opportunities and recommend products that would be suitable and supportable.

Testing strategy – Create testing strategy document to ensure all implementations have an agreed testing plan

Attend Quality gate 1-3 meetings (Risk assessment board, Order acceptance & Build initiation) to ensure new orders are standard, repeatable, have a template and are supportable working with Operations

Attend ‘kick-off’ meetings to discuss upcoming installation projects and assist the Sales Engineering team with network solutions/designs

Qualifications

Proven practical 3rd line experience in the installation and troubleshooting of routed, switched and hosted network solutions.

Proven practical experience in the Telecommunications, Managed Networking & Hosting Industry.

Have an understanding of network design for routed and hosting solutions.

Have an understanding and practical experience of Cisco routers and switches and related IOS.

Has an understanding and practical experience of Juniper EX Series/QFX switches.

Demonstrable experience with all IP Routing protocols to a CCNP or JNCIS level.

Education

Bachelors or Equivalent

Masters or Equivalent

Alternate Location: UK-Berkshire-Winnersh

Requisition #: 198738

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