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Reporting to the Manager of Enterprise IP Networks, the Senior Enterprise IP Network Planner will be involved in a number of different projects with a focus on Enterprise IP Services. The successful in bent will perform the role of a senior planner in a diverse area of engineering which includes Internet, MPLS:VPN, SIP and other IP Services. The in bent will assist in developing plans and criteria for a variety of engineering activities and seek opportunities to optimize networks. The Senior Enterprise IP Network Planner is responsible for evaluating performance reports, integrating new sites / devices into networks, and ensures that specifications/plans have been engineered to acceptable standards.
:Participate in the development of the architectural design of new features and enhancements.
:Develop and produce suitable Engineering Design Specification, Engineering Planning Specification. Plan and support the defined services and products within the established architecture and security policies
:Represent the department by coordinating with peer departments such as Product Development, other planning groups, Implementation, IT, and Network Operations to ensure effective planning and efficient implementation and hand:over between departments
:Execute and do ent the necessary testing requirements to evaluate the proposed designs and to validate the technology platform or systems, as well as any new IOS versions (laboratory, network verification, operational readiness), and provide recommendation to Network Operations for Production deployment
:Identify and devise new and novel approaches and methodologies relative to established guidelines to effectively manage technical, product, or business risks
:Participate and contribute to the development of the 3:5 year Capital spending roadmap and evolution
:Produce clear, well:crafted project plans with specified tasks, milestones, and effort required against the desired service introduction and/or modifications to existing Network
:Accurately determine capital and operating expenses, and obtain required approval for budget funding. Manage spending to budget and manage cost overrun issues
:Provide Tier 5 and 6 engineering support to Network Planning and Operations, and Enterprise Customers
:Provide regular project status and issues for escalation.
:Minimum 5 years of technical experience with a major Internet Service Provider (MSO or Telco) and direct involvement in building large communications networks
:Technical experience with data center network solutions and direct involvement in building data centre geo:redundancy DC
:Knowledge of Soft Defined Networking (SDN) and Network Function Virtualization (NFV) technologies
:Graduated with an undergraduate University degree in Engineering or Computer Science
:Cisco CCIE certification (Routing and Switching) or equivalent will be preferred
:Alcatel Lucent NRSII will be an asset
Experience in business services
:Architecting and designing Service Provider and Carrier based IP/MPLS Network solutions
:Experience in a large, diverse, and multi:location WAN and Telecommunications environments preferred
:Demonstrated hands:on experience with IP Multicast and Multicast:VPNs, BGP, OSPF, BGP:VPNs, VLL, VPLS based services
:Quality of Service (QoS) and Class of Service (CoS) Technologies
:MPLS networking with VPLSs, VPRNs, Mar