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Senior Network Engineer – Core Operations

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Position Summary:

Responsible to handle operations, upgradation, and optimization of Wateen IP/MPLS Core network (EVPN/MPLS), Access network planning and implementation



Main Responsibilities:

  • Provide Level 1 & 2 support to customers and internal stake holders
  • Work closely with Strategy and Planning teams for integration and testing of various products and services
  • Design/Deployment/O&M of customers MPLS(EVPN)/internet links, and manage NMS like standard MRTG Softwares
  • Critical and analytical skills for co-relation of network faults
  • Execute all corporate scalability projects, working with vendors and cross functional teams
  • Design and develop architecture diagrams/artefacts for new solutions
  • Responsible for corporate infrastructure documentation, diagrams, IP scheming and configuration templates
  • 24×7 Availability required to handle network outages and Planned activities
  • Provide assistance to Core OPS Manager as required

Required Knowledge and Skills:

  • Hands On with Major Network Devices
  • Candidate having ISP/TELCO experience will be highly preferred
  • Excellent communication skills to interact with and assist all various levels within customer organization. Must have excellent written, oral communication and listening skills
  • Self-motivated with solid leadership and collaboration skills 
  • Candidate must be Lahore resident

Education & Experience

  • 4 – 6 years relevant experience in deployment, configuration and supporting large, complex, TCP/IP/MPLS-based networks
  • Good understanding of TCP/IP MPLS (L2/L3 VPN), MPLS-TE, BGP, ISIS, OSPF, inter-as, carrier Ethernet, QoS, and IPv6
  • At least Bachelor’s Degree 
  • Network certification (CCNA/CCNP/HCNP, CCIE/HCIES) is a strong advantage