CenturyLink Engineer II in Basingstoke, United Kingdom

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Summary

Applies approved technologies and architectures to specific requirements for additions to support growth and new services.

Grade P3.

Job Description

  • Develops/defines plans for the implementation of new plant construction or modifications to existing facilities.

  • Prepares plans and specifications, to include gathering field data.

  • Assures that the most feasible, practical and economical means to complete the work are utilized.Provides cost data to support capital planning and budgeting.

  • Monitors and controls project expenditures.

  • Oversees the installation/construction and testing of plant facilities.

  • Skilled in planning and/or engineering.

  • Analyzes local and wide area network systems and/or customer network environment, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting operating systems and protocol suites and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges and other devices.

  • Resolves interoperability problems to obtain operations across all platforms including e-mail, files transfer, multimedia, teleconferencing and the like.

  • Configures systems to user environments.

  • Supports acquisition and implementation of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services as needed.

  • Requires direction and guidance with few tasks.

Qualifications

Fully seasoned with typically 5+ years professional experience with a Bachelor's Degree or equivalent education and experience or 2-3 years with a Master's Degree.

Education

Masters or Equivalent

Bachelors or Equivalent

Alternate Location: UK-Basingstoke-Redwood

Requisition #: 192324

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