Network Engineer

Engineering FORT WAYNE, Indiana


This position is in Frontier’s Network Activation team. This team is responsible for completing network migration projects on Frontier’s National Internet Network.  This work will involve moving customer traffic to new hardware and network circuits. Selected candidates will be involved in pre-migration planning, equipment configuration changes, and post-migration verification. This position will require work during off-hours (10pm-6am).

This position will:
  • Audit ATM and IP network elements
  • Move, build, and engineer ATM VP/VC paths as well as VLANS.
  • Change and/or build new subscriber configuration in routers
  • Turn-up new hardware - Provision new circuits (T1, DS3, OC3, OC12, GigE, 10GE) - Work closely with field technicians to complete physical and logical changes
  • Will need to be able to troubleshoot over the phone Qualifications: - Minimum 3+ years experience in data environment
  • Must be able to work in a team environment
  • Must have background in the use of Lucent Naviscore
  • Must have previous experience with provisioning/troubleshooting Ethernet switches and Routers - Must have experience with planning and implementation of VP/VC schemes
  • Must have experience with planning and implementation of Ethernet networks and VLAN schemes
  • Must have knowledge of and practical experience in the use of ATM, Frame Relay, DSL technologies, and their related network designs
  • Scripting/Programming skills are a plus - Should have experience in provisioning and troubleshooting the following equipment types: Lucent PSAX (1250, 2300, 4500) Lucent CBX 500, Ciena DN7100, DSLAM equipment (Adtran, Alcatel, Calix)
  • Should have experience in provisioning and troubleshooting the following equipment: Cisco Routers (7200 series), Juniper Routers (M, MX and E series), Ethernet Switches (Cisco ASR9000, 3600, 6500, Alcatel-Lucent 7450, 7705).
Recommended Certifications:
  • Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA)
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP)
  • Cisco Certified Internetworking Professional (CCIP)
  • Juniper Networks Certified Internet Associate (JNCIA-M)
  • Juniper Networks Certified Internet Specialist (JNCIS-M) 3-5 years of experience required

Frontier Communications is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.