Purpose of the Job
- Ensure smooth operation of wi-tribe IP Core & LTE-A/WiMAX Core network in order to provide maximum performance and availability for the end users
- Supervise team of network professionals performing Core network engineering, design, installation, configuration, optimization and L2/L3 support
- Ensure that network designs provide maximum efficiency, security and confidentially in line with business needs
- Administer a team of network engineers for implementation, optimization and operation of core network systems including installation, configuration and management
- Provide L2/L3 technical support for IP & WiMAX Core network, metro Ethernet, systems/servers including DNS and DHCP, network Monitoring tools & DB. Create and maintain network documentation, configuration backups, maintain hardware and software standards, and work on projects as and when assigned.
- Be able to troubleshoot and fix complex network issues and upon restoration, follow up on root causes.
- Lead inventory management of software licenses, software, hardware, and other network/system supplies
- Perform growth planning and performance analysis of production systems, implement complex hardware and software upgrades to meet capacity requirements
- Handle Level-2, Level-3 interaction with vendors and coordinate with regions to summarize all technical issues and follow up with vendors accordingly
• Possess strong understanding of technology both for IP and wireless (WiMAX) involving Access & Core network.
• Strong technical background, hands-on experience in a large WAN, LAN environment.
• Knowledge and expertise of IP routing, switching, MPLS, VPLS, OSPF, BGP, WiMAX, network security.
• Strong background of Operating systems including Linux, Solaris + Hands-on-experience of DNS & DHCP.
• Good understanding of core business processes, Company standards and guidelines and project management processes.
• 3-5 years of experience in network planning, design, deployment and operations.
• Bachelor’s degree in Engineering, Computer Science or related discipline.