Network Engineer I
Location:
Centennial , Colorado
Posted:
October 21, 2017
Reference:
198761BR
POSITION SUMMARY:

Charter is proud to have a network that provides service to millions of users across the country. The Network Engineering team is responsible for the implementation of approved network architecture and designs. Under limited supervision, the NE I assists in the planning, forecasting, implementation and identification of resource requirements for network systems of basic complexity. As a member of the team, you will develop and implement network enhancements while following corporate standards. You will be sought after for recommendations for improvement and assists in staff development efforts.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS:

Proactively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.
Hands on involvement in network planning, network architecture design and engineering.
Integrates communication architectures, topologies, hardware, software, transmission and signaling links and protocols into complete network configurations.
Evaluates new products, performs network problem resolution.
Assists in the development and documentation of technical standards and implements approved methods of procedure.
Contributes in designing corporate standards and develops network enhancements
Works on projects/systems/issues of varying complexity surrounding network planning, configuration and optimization.
Provides tier support across organizations.
Leading project teams that maintain and improve network operations.
Acts as a mentor to junior staff
Knows, understands and follows company policy.
Performs other duties as requested by supervisor.
Adheres to industry specific local, state, and federal regulations, as applicable.

JOB REQUIREMENTS:

Basic knowledge of related industry specifications and standards IEEE, ANSI, Physical Media (Multimode Fiber, Single mode Fiber, UTP, etc.), Bridging, Switching, Routing, Ethernet and Transport technologies and protocols
Basic knowledge in network design, network architecture, protocols and network topology
Basic knowledge in TCP/IP and the OSI Model
Basic knowledge in using ticketing and software tools to support the current operations.
Basic knowledge of basic network devices and basic network appliances
Basic knowledge of network designing software, such as Visio
Ability to perform duties in a very fast pace environment and ability to learn new technology quickly
Ability to use the following office equipment telephone, copier, fax, and calculator
Ability to use personal computer and software applications
Knowledge of Microsoft Office
Ability to read, write and speak the English language to communicate with employees, customers, suppliers, in person, on the phone, and by written communications in a clear, straight-forward, and professional manner
Ability to use personal computer and software applications
Ability to work in a team environment

EDUCATION:

Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field or equivalent work experience

RELATED WORK EXPERIENCE:

Data network experience 0-2 years

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS:

Knowledge of company products and services

CERTIFICATIONS:

Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
Industry and vendor specific certifications and training (Cisco, Juniper, Alcatel-Lucent, etc)

WORKING CONDITIONS:
Office Environment
May work in Network Lab environment
24X7 Network Operations environment
Occasional travel as required

A little about us:
Spectrum is the nation’s fastest growing TV, internet and voice company. We’re committed to integrating the highest quality service with superior entertainment and communications products.

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