Engineer III-Broadband in Little Rock, AR at Windstream

Date Posted: 12/23/2019

Job Snapshot

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  • Location:
    4001 North Rodney Parham Road
    Little Rock, AR
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  • Experience:
    3 to 5 years
  • Date Posted:

Job Description

Job ID:19003836

Position Summary:

This position is in the Broadband Activation team.  The position will work with both broadband and fixed wireless deployments. Position will work closely with Broadband Design teams, OSP teams, and contract vendors to ensure all equipment and supporting infrastructure is installed at engineering spec. including up to testing and configuration of equipment.  Devices to include DSLAM, BNG, switch, packet optical equipment, etc.

Primary Duties:

  • Project management of network deployments
  • Work with Field Operations and contract vendors to ensure Engineering guidelines are met for new deployments
  • Work with Field Operations and contract vendors on timely and accurate installation of all Broadband or Fixed Wireless equipment
  • Update and ensure accurate information and milestones are correct and in sync with contractor tracking tool within the Engineering Project Management tool
  • Other duties as assigned

Desired Qualifications:

  • Bachelor’s Degree in a technical discipline (engineering, physics, computer science, etc.). Demonstrated understanding of Ethernet, LAN/WAN, TCP/IP, ATM, and ADSL/VDSL.
  • Demonstrated customer service skills
  • Demonstrated technical skills in data networking or closely related field
  • Knowledge of central office transport equipment including test methods
  • Understanding of Ethernet required
  • Knowledge of ADSL/VDSL equipment, protocols, and networking

Certificates/ Licenses: CCNA or JNCIA desired

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: Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran; Without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status. Windstream is a drug-free workplace.