CenturyLink Senior Planning Engineer in PHOENIX, Arizona
CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com/ is the second largest U.S. communications provider to global enterprise customers. With customers in more than 60 countries and an intense focus on the customer experience, CenturyLink strives to be the world’s best networking company by solving customers’ increased demand for reliable and secure connections. The company also serves as its customers’ trusted partner, helping them manage increased network and IT complexity and providing managed network and cyber security solutions that help protect their business.
Manages network elements for voice and data networks and monitors and evaluates capacity utilization for these networks. Submits capacity triggers as necessary. Forecasts and trends bandwidth growth to produce capacity triggers for bandwidth relief. Develops plans to augment capacity relief as needed.
Triggers projects utilizing the most feasible, practical and economical means.
Performs engineering work and applied research, development and design of new projects, to include design, fabrication, modification and evaluation of equipment and devices.
Skilled in planning and/or engineering.
Analyzes complex local and wide area network systems and/or customer network environment, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges and other devices.
Must be capable of handling moderately complex engineering assignments.
Resolves difficult interoperability problems to obtain operation across all platforms including e-mail, files transfer, multimedia, teleconferencing and the like.
Configures systems to user environments.
Supports acquisition and implementation of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services.
May act as a technical project leader or provide work leadership for lower level employees.
Excludes those with full supervisory responsibilities.
Requires limited direction and guidance.
Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and relevant experience
6 - 8 years of related experience
4+ with a Master's Degree
Masters or Equivalent
Bachelors or Equivalent
Alternate Location: US-Arizona-Phoenix
Requisition # : 215656
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