Network Designer

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  • Location:

    Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

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  • Salary:

    £470 - £550 per day

  • Contact:

    Harry Garvin

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  • Published:

    over 1 year ago

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Network Designer

SC - Required

Location: Hemel Hempstead

Day rate: up to £550 per day

A world leading communications organisation are seeking a contract Network Designer.

Responsibilites / Skills - Network Designer (Optical networking role )

  • Demonstrative experience in designing DWDM networks including topological design, capacity planning ,circuit design, modelling and fault finding operational scenarios

  • Full understanding of technical aspects of DWDM, SDH designs, knowledge of OTN, optical planning awareness and impairment impacts

  • Demonstrative experience in developing and validating new services/features in carrier scale network, including feature design/definition, validation including low level test plans and execution, vendor liaison

  • Demonstrative experience in turning customer requirements into deployable network solutions, ensuring customer obtains service required, and vendor provides support

  • Ability to challenge vendor technical teams at debug level, and to resolve technical issues within carrier scale network in min timeframe acting as 3rd/4th line support

  • Demonstrative experience in ancillary systems and equipment required to support carrier scale network, including IP routing, Ethernet, wide range of transport test equipment (IXIA, EXFO,JDSU)

  • Demonstrative customer facing skills and ability to communicate at a range of levels allowing complex technical detail to be widely understood by a range of audiences

  • Demonstrative experience of hands on ability to configure, test , commission and install DWDM/SDH/Ethernet equipment with minimal vendor guidance

  • Demonstrative experience with legacy TDM and low speed transmission systems

  • Alcatel-Lucent/Nokia, Nokia EPT planning tool

  • ITIL experience desirable