Network Engineer - Limerick

Network Engineer - Limerick


Negotiable depending on experience

Network Operations Centre (NOC) Engineer – Limerick           

RECRUITERS are delighted to bring you a brand new Network Operations Centre role for our client. Irelands largest open network operator.

The company is growing rapidly with an environment that is fast-paced, challenging and customer-oriented. We are committed to continuous learning and development for all employees. We have built a business and a team that, we believe, is Ireland’s best. 

Key Responsibilities

  • Provide 2nd line technical support for the Network Operations team
  • Ensure that the NOC are reacting to and resolving national network and service faults & events within SLA times
  • Coordinate the response activities for major incidents across the fibre and wireless network platforms
  • Ensure customers are fully furnished with the status of incidents as per SLAs

Key Required Competencies

  • Five years’ experience in Network Operations Centre at Telecom operation
  • Ability to demonstrate leadership skills in an operational environment under pressure
  • In-depth knowledge of DWDM/Ethernet/IP/MPLS/Wireless, preferably specialized in one with a good grounding in the others
  • Excellent communication skills with an ability to build strong relationships with peer engineers internally and externally in customer and vendor organizations.
  • Good understanding of Co-location Build (Power, Aircon, batteries, BMS)
  • Good understanding of transmission and routing & switching network principles, including service and network build experience in those platforms
  • Excellent time management and organizational skills and exceptional attention to detail with an ability to multitask
  • High levels of flexibility, willingness to learn and develop and awareness of future trends in the telecommunications industry

Additional Competencies which would be highly advantageous (in order of priority)

  • Familiarity with one (or more) of the following vendor platforms – Nokia (formerly Alcatel-Lucent), Juniper, Ceragon, Ciena, or Coriant (formerly Tellabs)
  • Experience testing or validating Carrier Network design and rollout.
  • Cisco/Juniper/Nokia - IP/Ethernet certification
  • Track record of successful technical project execution
  • Familiarity with ITIL framework


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