LAN/WAN Network Engineer

The Judge Group
Published
September 26, 2021
Location
Houston, TX
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Job Type

Description

Location: Houston, TX
Description: Our client is currently seeking a LAN/WAN Network Engineer

 

Role: Lan/wan Network Engineer
Location: Houston, Texas
Duration: 6+ Months Contract

This job will have the following responsibilities

FUTURE RESPONSIBILITIES:
• Review and approve detailed designs for network and telecom system produced by the telecoms contractor.
• Deliver and execute the Discipline Controls and Assurance Framework (DCAF) for Telecoms as a Technical Authority (TA) throughout the project phases with assurance of supplier plan and solution designs on robustness of solution from a design, operability and maintainability perspective.
• Specify the communication network required for transfer of process data to the office network and public domain taking into consideration alternatives like satellite communication, fibre optic, local communication network systems or dedicated radio communication system.
• Deliver and execute the project control documentation for networking and field telecoms with assurance of the supplier plan and solution designs from an operability, affordability and maintainability perspective.
• Review and approve detailed designs for network projects.
• Document the architecture via network and communication systems drawings.
• Integrate engineering standards and practices into the design and contribute to the development and/or revision of standards and practices.
Specify Acceptance Test and Acceptance Criteria to ensure supplier deliverables are in line with business requirements.
• Engage with operate teams to ensure handover ownership is defined at early phase of projects and ensure designs are supportable by the operate team.
• Contribute to the annual performance goals and personal development plan cycle.
REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS:
• Typical Years of Experience: 8-10 leading and executing Telecoms project delivery, Telecoms operations, or IT consultancy assignments to design, develop and deliver viable network and telecom solutions, preferably in Oil and Gas Preferred
• Good understanding of OSI Model, TCP/IP protocol suite (IP, ARP, ICMP, TCP, UDP, SMTP, FTP, TFTP)
• Knowledge of Layer-2 Switching, VLAN’s and Access-list
• Knowledge of Multi-Protocol Label Switching (MPLS), Voice over IP (VoIP)
• IP addressing and subnetting and routing concepts.
• Switches: basic configuration and VLAN setup on Cisco switches.
• Router: basic configuration and monitoring of Cisco routers including VLAN’s.
• Telecoms Industry knowledge with extensive experience in Networks and Telecommunications, Testing and Commissioning.
• Knowledge of environmental and electrical safety in hazardous (IEC EX) that impact design of telecoms systems used in process plants; Upstream / Downstream IT infrastructure and telecom solutions e.g. Process Control/SCADA, Safety Critical Elements.
• Consistently delivered results in a matrix, global virtualized organization.
• Experience in negotiation skills
• Proven experience in stakeholder and relationship management including external vendors.
• Ability to translate technical requirements and specifications into easily understood business concepts and vice versa.
• Proven Stakeholder management and Communication skill.
Skills PREFFERED:
• Cisco router/switching/security certification, at minimum CCNA
• Aruba, AP, Controllers, Clear pass, Airwave
• Infoblox DDI
• F5 load balancers.
• Experience working in an outsourced environment.
• Project Management certification like PMP, PMI, Prince2.
• Service Management processes (Support Models, Service Level Management, Contract Management and Supplier Management

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