Sr Engineer in Greenville, SC at Windstream

Date Posted: 5/13/2022

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    301 North Main Street
    Greenville, SC
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    7 to 10 years
  • Date Posted:
    5/13/2022

Job Description

Job ID:22002956

Architecture and Technology, Product Engineering, Sr. Engineer position






  • Analyzes requirements to meet demand and performance of products, systems and/or data.

  • May perform engineering design evaluations which will include cost-effective utilization of materials.

  • May design, develop, test and implement all components, equipment, and software within the functional area of the organization.

  • Provides technical leadership and direction in area of expertise for engineering staff.

  • Enhances operations and maintain reliability of systems.

  • May perform administrative work relating to projects and assignments.

  • Acts as technical consultant within and outside assigned department in area of expertise.

  • Promotes positive change in the company's business strategy through achievement of customer specific objectives and technological innovation of practical and profitable nature. Works on problems of diverse scope. Exercise full understanding of practices, policies and procedures. Normally receives little instruction on day-to-day work.











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

  • https://windstreambenefits.com





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: In depth understanding of telecommunications industry; in depth knowledge of one or more engineering disciplines and vendor equipment. In depth knowledge of accepted engineering practices with emphasis in Software Defined Networking, Routing & Switching, SD-WAN and Security technologies. Computer software knowledge to include Linux System Administration, Python microservice development, Bash scripting, Cloud computing concepts, Custom Planning Tools and Databases. Good analytical skills; the ability to prioritize projects; good oral and written communication skills; self-starter; mission oriented and good interpersonal skills. Good project management skills.
  • Education and Experience: College degree and 7-10 years’ experience or 11 years equivalent related Engineering/Technical experience or a combination of education and related Engineering/Technical experience required. Vendor/Professional certification is considered a plus.
  • Desired Qualifications: Ability to stay current with the economic and technological developments in the industry. Industry technical certifications such as Cisco, Meraki, Fortinet, VMware/VeloCloud, etc and some experience with Python, Linux, and OpenStack. The candidate must be able to perform the following six key job functions: Engineering Strategy - Collaborate with Marketing on how to leverage existing network capabilities that can be revenue generating, feature requests with partner vendors for product enhancements, new vendor analysis and network expansion capabilities as a result of market analysis. Definition and Design – The product is directly related to the network/equipment capabilities. Work with peers in Architecture & Technology team to determine the full capabilities, what we want to include, work around limitations and finalize the features to be offered to our customers. Identify ICB capabilities/features that we may want to offer to customers on ad-hoc basis. Testing and Trials – Participate in testing vendor solutions and code revision varieties to determine the most stable/reliable solution. Assist with running the final selection through internal/external trials to proof in features, overcome lab limitations and work with real world scenarios. Customizing the Design – Work in conjunction with Business Units to define primary customer implementation scenarios. Ensure the technical requirements are gathered at the right stages and designed according to the engineering standards.
  • Implementation of the Design via IT and Engineering Systems: Take the defined requirements above, work with IT and engineering systems to get them implemented. Also, document all technical
  • requirements; work with Business Units, process organization and IT to finalize the mechanism on how technical attributes get passed through the process.


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.