Network Engineer III (Remote) in Work From Home at Windstream

Date Posted: 1/28/2023

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Job Description

Job ID:22006430

Network Engineer lll

Windstream’s Corporate Network Engineering team is responsible for design, deployment and operational support of our data center IP network infrastructure hosted onsite and in the cloud. The team is also responsible for corporate office, retail store and internal user connectivity.

Responsibilities include installation, operation and break/fix support of the following:

Cisco and Juniper routers and switches on user networks

Cisco Nexus and ACI Leaf and Spine data center deployments

A10 and NetScaler SLBs

Azure and Oracle Cloud Services

Juniper Mist AP

Vendor B2B VPN Tunnels terminating on Cisco ASR

As a member of the team you will interface with IT systems teams to design, configure and troubleshoot host reachability and be part of the on-call rotation for systemic break/fix incidents.

Desired qualifications:

Bachelors’ degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent.

Minimum five (5) years of experience in networking and the telecom field.

Excellent TCP/IP networking skills.

Strong experience in data center networking technologies, including Spine and Leaf architecture.

Excellent skills in configuring and troubleshooting Cisco and Juniper routers and switches.

Experience with routing protocols (BGP, OSPF, ISIS).

Experience with Microsoft Visio.

Excellent communication skills.

Experience as a Systems Administrator is a plus.

Familiarity with various operating systems and server platforms is a plus.

Ability to create scripts in Python, Perl or other language is a plus.

 Our Benefits:

  • Medical, Dental, Vision Insurance Plans

  • 401K Plan

  • Health & Flexible Savings Account

  • Life and AD&D, Spousal Life, Child Life Insurance Plans

  • Educational Assistance Plan

  • Identity Theft, Legal, Auto & Home and Pet Insurance


About US:

Windstream Holdings, is a leading provider of advanced network communications and technology solutions for consumers, small businesses, enterprise organizations and carrier partners across the U.S.

Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements:
College degree in Engineering or a related field and 3-5 years professional level experience; or 7 years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience required.

EEO Statement: Windstream is an equal opportunity employer. At Windstream, we celebrate the authenticity and uniqueness of our people and their ideas. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, genetic information, protected veteran status, current military status, disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, creed, citizenship status, or any other status protected by law, and to give full consideration to qualified disabled individuals and protected veterans. The diverse voices of our employees fuel our innovation and our inclusive culture. Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing.