Immediate need for a NSP Engineer!
What you will be doing as a NSP Engineer:
- Provide NMS Solution Architecture leadership for ION led projects
- Provide NSP consultation workshops to Customers to enhance their experience of the product by leveraging the powerful features of leading-edge Carrier SDN platform
- Provide guidance on NSP Application configuration and utilization based on project requirements and best practices
- Provide guidance on NSP Integration with third party OSS and other Network Management Systems
- Provide northbound API expertise and consultation
- Work closely with the global team and with Product Line Management to enhance delivery, best practices and the overall customer experience as well as for a confirmation of technical feasibility, and proposal/negotiation of alternative
- Travel is a requirement for this position as attending face to face meetings with customers will be required.
What you bring to the table as a NSP Engineer:
- Degree in Software, Computer or Electrical Engineering, in Computer Science, or equivalent experience
- Experience in consulting and providing professional services directly to external Customers
- Experienced in designing, deploying distributed/highly-available applications and systems
- Advanced knowledge of Network Management Systems concepts and protocols such as FCAPS, PCEP, NETCONF YANG, OpenFlow, SNMP, HTTP SOAP, JMS, REST
- Experience using Linux/Unix operating systems, databases technologies (Oracle, MySQL, PostGRE etc)
- Knowledge of Optical Transport Networking: WDM, OTN, gMPLS, Add-Drop Multiplexing
- Knowledge of Software Defined Networking, SD-WAN, SDN Automation
- Experience with Service Assurance, OAM Testing & Reporting
- Knowledge of Big Data/Analytics concepts is an asset
- Knowledge of Virtualized Network Functions and Cloud Computing concepts and platforms such as OpenStack, VMWare, and hypervisor technology (KVM, ESXi)
- Multi-vendor OSS integration experience
- “Make it happen” attitude, inventive, resourceful and flexible in a fast-paced, challenging and ever changing environment
- Excellent verbal, written and presentation skills
- Must be very comfortable: working collaboratively on teams, delivering results quickly on short notice, and working on a wide range of problems
Advanced practical (hands-on) knowledge of:
- NSP and Nokia's NM systems
- Nokia and former Alcatel-Lucent IP Network equipment
- Routing and Switching including IP/MPLS Network Management and protocols: IPv4 and IPv6, BGP, ISIS, OSPF, MPLS – RSVP-TE, LDP, etc., L2/L3 VPN, QoS, Security
- Cloud environments for Mobile Network VNFs
- Advanced knowledge and troubleshooting skills for NSP, NFM-P, NRC-X, Analytics
- Advanced knowledge and troubleshooting skills for Cloud environments (i.e. OpenStack
What you didn’t know about NextGen:
- Competitive salary
- Health, Dental and Vision Benefits
- Long-Term growth potential
- 401k eligible after one year
- With this position, you will get the opportunity to work with a game changing client and further advance your already valuable experience in the telecom industry!
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