Junior Network Engineer

Employer
Xchange Telecom Corp.
Location
Brooklyn, NY
Posted
Oct 02, 2017
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Institution Type
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Job Description

Medium sized Brooklyn based Telecom Company is looking to hire a junior-level Network Administrator

Successful candidate should have the following knowledge, skills and abilities:
  • Proven teamwork and leadership skills
  • Ability to take responsibility and initiative
  • Strong communications and technical skills
  • 3-5 years of networking experience
  • 1-2 years of telecommunications experience
    • Experience with T1 and DS3 support
    • Knowledge of Voice over IP
    • Comprehensive knowledge of LAN, WAN, network security and load balancing
  • Working experience in the following technologies is a major plus:
    • SIP
    • Excel (Dialogic) CSP switches
    • Metaswitch
    • Seesion Border Controllers
    • Microsoft Servers 2003-2008 technology
    • Microsoft SQL Server
    • Layer 2 ,3 switching and routing
    • VoIP phone systems
  • MCSE/MCSA is a plus
  • CCNA is a plus

Experience working with the following systems:

Cisco, Adtran, and VOIP systems

The position requires occasional phone support and desktop support. This requires an employee with good customer service skills.

Duties:
  • Establishes telecommunications network performance by installing voice and data networks, communications software, equipment, and network facilities.
  • Assures network performance by designing and developing test cases and plans; identifying failures and causes of failures; developing solutions.
  • Maintains telecommunications and data network performance by repairing equipment and network software.
  • Optimizes telecommunications network performance by researching software and equipment.
  • Maintains records by documenting procedures used.
  • Helps prepare reports by collecting information.
  • Maintains quality service by following organization standards.
  • Maintains technical knowledge by attending educational workshops; reviewing publications.
  • Contributes to team effort by accomplishing related results as needed.
  • Maintains internet connectivity by monitoring IP equipment/software, testing access to multiple circuit connections.


Skills/Qualifications:

Electronics Troubleshooting, Telecommunications Technologies, Telecommunications Knowledge, Documentation Skills, Network Protocols, Reporting Skills, Equipment Maintenance, Innovation, Design Skills, Problem Solving

Company Description
About Xchange

Xchange Telecom is a facilities-based CLEC and ISP, operating a telephone network in the New York-New Jersey markets. We have over 20,000 customers on both POTS and VOIP lines, and run a multiple location based fiber, wireless and copper network.

Xchange offers health care, vacation, technical training as needed, and other benefits. Xchange is an equal opportunity employer.


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