Senior Network Engineer (Backbone)

Mumbai, India Mumbai, India


Description

1.   PRE-REQUISITE:

 

  • Strong communication and presentation skills
  • General Networking product and technology knowledge is a must, Juniper knowledge is a plus 
  • Prior experience of design and architecture work in large ISP networks
  • Strong knowledge in routing and switching protocol 

ü     BGP, OSPF, MPLS, LDP, RSVP, Multicast

  • Strong knowledge of LAN technologies 

ü   LAN design standards and best practices 

  • Basic security standards, design and best practices 

2.   RESPONSIBILITIES:

 

  • Responsible for the overall capacity planning, footprint expansion and architecture of the Backbone network
  • Conducts network architecture design, feasibility and cost studies 
  • Designs, analyzes, plans, and modifies network components supporting customer communication implementation activities
  • Proposes and implements system enhancements (software and hardware updates) that will improve the performance and reliability of the system
  • Plans, designs and implements networked systems, including configurations, and supports/troubleshoots network problems 
  • Develops and evaluates network performance criteria and measurement methods
  • Prepares the analysis of the capacity needs for network infrastructure 
  • New product and vendor analysis

3. TRAINING AND CERTIFICATION REQUIRED

 

  • Cisco or Juniper 'E' level certification is a plus
  • Additional security and VoIP certification is a plus 
  • Juniper, M-series, T-series
  • CCNA, CCNP, CCDA, CCDP, CCIE, JNCIA, JNCIS, JNCIP, JNCIE

 

4. EXPERIENCE:

 

Min: 4 - 6 years

 

5. EDUCATION:

 

Any Graduate

6. TECHNICAL AND OTHER SKILLS:

 

  • Ability to communicate well with client and business unit leads 
  • Ability to set direction, prioritize work and resources based on business and client needs 
  • Participate in network design and strategy forums, set directions and provide recommendation
  • Develop and implement standards and procedures as it relates to Network Technologies and Infrastructure 
  • Accountable for product requirement analysis, technical solutions and implementation strategy
  • Some knowledge of VoIP, Video and content delivery 
  • Experience with scripting a plus
  • Prior experience with IPv6 a plus
  • Experience in Cloud Infrastructure and Virtualization a plus