Data Network Engineer
Hilliary Communications is seeking to hire a Data Network Engineer to join our team in Medicine Park, OK.
This individual will be responsible for evaluating networks and make recommendations on enhancements to ISP’s as it relates to our products, providing technical expertise and support to various internal departments, and working hands-on with technologies such as routing and switching.
He/ she must also identify network problems and risk areas and provide recommendations for resolutions and assist with the maintenance of all systems and associated support functions. This team member will participate in 24×7 on-call rotation, monitor and maintain current network infrastructure and maintain network documentation.
The ability to prioritize and multitask is crucial. This individual must evaluate and manage the implementation of new technologies and processes while participating in selection of service and equipment vendors, write detailed Methods of Procedure (MOPs) for implementation and maintenance activities, and analyze the operational performance of the network elements and compare to expected results.
He/ she must be able to publish failure analysis and make sparing recommendations as well as develop automation tools for testing, configuration, auditing, and monitoring of fault and performance of network elements.
Applicants must have CCNP and/or JNCIP, CCIE and/or JNCIE preferred, at least 10 years’ experience in network planning & engineering carrier class networks, and 10 years’ experience in design, implementation and optimization of LAN and WAN networks.
He or she must also possess a thorough understanding of TCP/IP and IPv4 and IPv6 addressing. Strong technical knowledge and hands-on experience with routing and switching protocols including BGP, OSPF and MPLS is also required. Knowledge and hands-on experience with VPN technologies and methodologies is a must. Knowledge of network security standards and best practices as well as knowledge of common network monitoring and security utilities is also required.
Experience in a telecommunications or service provider environment is preferred as well as understanding of IPv6 and transition methods. Knowledge and understanding of DHCP, DNS, RADIUS, SNMP and SIP also preferred. Knowledge and understanding of various long-haul transport technologies: Ethernet, SONET, and DWDM is a plus. Experience and knowledge with VMWare is also preferred. This applicant will benefit from hands-on experience with Linux and basic scripting to assist in automation of system administration.
Hilliary Communications offers a competitive salary, health insurance, vacation and a 401K.
Hilliary Communications is an Equal Opportunity Employer. Candidates must be legally authorized to work in the U.S.A. and pass a background/drug test.
Hilliary Communications operates four ILEC properties and a CLEC in Oklahoma and Texas. Hilliary proudly serves over 8,000 subscribers in Oklahoma and Texas, operating in excess of 1,500 route miles of fiber providing broadband services. At present, Hilliary Communications is deploying a new FTTH system to 8,000 new homes in Central Oklahoma.