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Network Engineer (NE849)




Job Location
- United States -- Kansas -- Wichita

Job Type

12 October 2020

Network Engineer – Competitive – Wichita, KS

The Role

Are you a telecom network engineer ready for a new challenge? Kansas Fiber Network, a leading provider of state-of-the-art telecom and IP services, has an opportunity for a Network Engineer to play an essential role in helping our company move forward and continue to be an industry leader.

The successful candidate will help design and maintain high bandwidth solutions for our carrier and government, enterprise, education and medical customers throughout Kansas and surrounding areas.

The key responsibilities of a Network Engineer include, but are not limited to:

  • Provision services on SONET, DWDM, and MPLS networks; Provision services for Direct Internet Access.
  • Perform testing and turn-up of new services; Ensure accuracy of service and network documentation.
  • Develop Method of Procedures (MOP) for maintenance activities; Execute MOPs during maintenance windows (1:00 – 5:00); Participate in an on-call rotation.
  • Conduct proof of concept and software validation in the KsFiberNet lab 
  • Maintain network integrity; Monitor network alarms.

The Company

Kansas Fiber Network (KsFiberNet) has been providing state-of-the-art telecom and IP services since formed to serve 29 Kansas Independent Telephone Company member-owners in 2009. From the beginning, we have been providing services to meet the demands of small and large sized businesses throughout the state of Kansas and beyond.

From carrier ethernet, wavelength transport and wireless backhaul services to focusing on large and small business customers offering ethernet, dedicated Internet and transport services, we work hard to provide our clients with exceptional service.

The Benefits

  • KsFiberNet is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
  • Benefits package including: medical, dental, life, disability, PTO, paid holidays, wellness program, and 401K with match.
  • Collaborative workplace that includes teamwork and knowledge-sharing among co-workers.

The Person

The key skills and qualities of a Network Engineer:

  • Associates or Technical Degree in Telecommunications, Networking, Computer Science or related field.
  • A minimum of 3 years’ industry work experience, including experience in: IP and subnetting, Layer 2 networking and fault isolation in complex networks.
  • CCNA certification desired, Previous NOC experience with break-fix responsibilities a plus.
  • Knowledge of full suite of Microsoft products (Word, Excel, Visio, etc.).
  • Valid driver’s license.
  • Qualified candidates will live in the US, preferably a reasonable commute distance from Wichita, and will have authorization to work for any employer indefinitely without visa sponsorship.

If you are interested in joining this exciting, forward thinking company and taking the next step in your career, then please click the apply now button to find out more.

Contact information

DG Partnership