Network Telecom Eng (converged) (1001-Network Tel Eng) Austin, Texas

Salary: USD90000 - USD100000 per year

Company

Successful, growing, privately-owned and vertically integrated manufacturer with a market presence that includes retail, catalog and on-line shopping. 

 

Benefits

  • 3 weeks PTO (4 weeks after the first year)
  • Health insurance
  • Work/life balance
  • Annual bonus

 

Job

Conduct the planning, engineering design, execution, troubleshooting, and repair of all LAN and WAN network and telephony systems and services.  Provide the oversight to ensure all systems remain secure and current technologies are understood and brought to bear to optimize the environment.

  • Design, setup and configure complex switching environments, firewalls, VPN Concentrators and Security appliances for access to vital business applications
  • Secure wired and wireless network and telephony system by establishing and enforcing policies; define, monitor and audit access
  • Participate in the design of multi-server Windows and Linux environments including IP address schemes, DNS, Ether-Channel (Bonding), etc.
  • Provide telecommunications support including designing, project managing, analyzing, and implementing new voice and video technologies
  • Install, configure and troubleshoot PBX, IP PBX and VOIP platforms
  • Configure and install client and server network software for upgrading and maintaining network and telecommunication systems
  • Manage assigned projects and program components to deliver services in accordance with established objectives and within budget
  • Respond to inquiries from staff, administrators, service providers, site personnel and outside vendors providing technical assistance and support
  • Troubleshoot malfunctions on network hardware and software applications, telephones and security systems to resolve operational issues
  • Track open tickets to ensure resolution to customer problems and document network/telecomm problems and their resolution for future reference
  • Complete telecom and network capacity planning activities. Develops plans to prevent network degradation caused by hardware/software or network outages
  • Identify opportunities to automate manual system tasks, upgrade or replace existing technology, and implement new and better performing technologies
  • Manages all network security, including intrusion detection and utilization/performance
  • Develop, test and document a comprehensive disaster recovery and business continuity plan that addresses all network and telephony services

 

Requirements

  • 3-5 experience as a Network Engineer with converge networking experience
  • Thorough understanding of the internet and its workings (LANs, WANs, DNS, Security, Routing, VPNs, IP protocols, VLANs, subnetting, etc.)
  • Very familiar with analog and digital phone systems, including Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP), and session initiation protocol (SIP)
  • PCI compliance experience a plus