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Plans, designs and implements networked systems of medium to large scope and moderate to high complexity. Projects include technology changes within the platforms, new implementation guidelines and/or standards. Analysis includes switching, interconnection, national platforms and backbone facilities. Conducts project planning, cost analysis and vendor comparisons. Provides customer solutions which encompass a broad range of engineering disciplines and technologies. Provides project management functions to develop and implement complex network plans to include technology changes within the platforms, new implementation guidelines and/or standards. Provides analysis for switching, interconnection, national platforms, and backbone facilities. Provides implementation and configuration support to ensure successful device and network installs, moves, adds, and changes.

The Network Service Network Engineer II works in a 365x7x24 Network Operations environment providing Tier III technical support for multi-vendor managed CPE (i.e., routers and switches, etc.) including IP, MPLS and wireless data transport. Provides configuration and troubleshooting support of the physical, logical, and network layers of customers’ wide area Network with transports speeds from 56K to gigabit Ethernet bandwidths. Performs troubleshooting of routing protocols including static routing, BGP, EIGRP and OSPF, and services such as class of service (COS), multipath and multicast. Works via GUI and command line interface (CLI). Provides support to our customers via trouble ticket and telephone calls. Uses support tools and applications such as React, CA Spectrum and a proprietary trouble ticket management system. Strong communication skills required and ability to collaborate with various internal and external groups to quickly and cost-effectively resolve customer troubles including outage situations. Provide guidance to lower level support technicians. Creates and analyzes reports and draws conclusions as to service performance, identifying areas for improvement. May be assigned to special projects as required. Must be available for shiftwork, as well as on-call hours.

Please note this will be filled as a mid-shift, 11pm-7am.

Please note this position will be filled in Reston, VA or Maitland, FL

Please note individuals can sit in Reston, VA or Maitland, FL

Ability to obtain a Sprint internal CSG-2 and relevant government related clearances.
• Must be able to work any shift including Days, Swings, Mids including weekends.
• Must be able to be on-call
Basic Qualifications
  • Bachelor's degree and two years of related experience or six years related work experience post high school
  • One year experience working with routers, bridges, concentrators and switches
  • One year experience with project management and project implementation

Preferred Qualifications

While most Sprint employees are on the front lines in our retail and call centers, there is a force of corporate employees who keep the company charging ahead. Sprint is widely recognized for developing, engineering and deploying innovative technologies, including the first wireless 4G service from a national carrier in the United States; offering industry-leading mobile data services, leading prepaid brands including Virgin Mobile USA, Boost Mobile, and Assurance Wireless; instant national and international push-to-talk capabilities; and a global Tier 1 Internet backbone.

Behind each of these technologies is a corporate force made up of Finance, Human Resources, Communications, Marketing, Legal, Government Affairs, Strategy, Network and IT.

This is a fiercely competitive industry, and Sprint employees all share a common job description: Beat our competitors by providing unrivaled service and value to our customers. Behind every decision we make, there is a passion and drive to develop technologies to enhance and simplify our customers' lives.

Are you ready for the big time?
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Metro Area

US-DC-Washington/Metro, US-FL-Orlando, US-GA-Atlanta, US-MD-Baltimore, US-VA-Reston

Sprint is an Equal Opportunity Employer and has been recognized for its commitment to diversity and creating an inclusive workplace where all employees’ backgrounds, talents and contributions are valued. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, nation origin, disability or protected veteran status. Sprint is a background screening, drug-free workplace.

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