Main tasks:

  • Design, test and implement technical solutions based on business and operational requirements, taking into account recent technology evolutions. 
  • Generates methods, procedures and technical documentation regarding delivered solutions to be used by the various operational departments, performs operational hand-over of the delivered solution
  • Ensures that carrier network & associated systems are rightfully dimensioned
  • Manages the system’s software & hardware lifecycle.
  • Ensures good interaction and communication with: Product Managers, Customers, Procurement, Operational teams, Suppliers, Security, Analysts and other Engineers. 
  • Provide Internal workshops & ad-hoc trainings

Expert knowledge of  (with hands on experience):

  • Large Service Provider Carrier Networks architectures
  • IPv4 & IPv6 & Routing protocols (BGP, MP-BGP, ISIS, MPLS)
  • MPLS, MPLS Layer 2 &Layer3 VPN, Traffic Engineering, FRR, 6(v)PE
  • BGP Routing policies and Route Reflector configurations
  • IP-Transit architectures and traffic management
  • QoS design and configurations
  • IP Sec configurations
  • Switched network environments  (QinQ, (rapid)Spanning tree variants, 802.3ad)
  • Carrier Ethernet architectures and OAM
  • Netflow, SNMP & Syslogs
  • Experience in large network roll-outs

Hands on experience with:

  • Cisco 7k6 and ASR1k routers
  • ALCATEL SR 7750 routers

Engineering Degree with an experience of minimum 5 years in the Telecom service network industry 
Additional knowledge (considered as strong assets) :

  • Network Scripting
  • Optical technologies (WDM, OTN, SDH), MPLS-TP, GMPLS
  • Traffic inspection, optimization & caching 
  • Network simulation & network modelling tool (Cisco-Mate or alike)
  • Knowledge of IP-Security
  • Cisco ME3400, ASR 920 experience is a plus
  • ALCATEL SAS, SAR is a plus

Soft skills:

  • Strong interpersonal & communication skills, team player, open-minded
  • Dedicated and can do attitude, analytical, problem solver
  • Organized & good project management skills (planning, follow up, communication, interaction with vendors…)
  • Ability to integrate technical solution within broader contexts (like business, OSS, governance, …) 
  • Ability to take initiatives, be autonomous and act proactively is absolutely a must have (!)
  • Fluent in English (written and spoken). 
  • Sensitive to various cultures and able to work in an international environment.