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Network Engineer III

Greenwood Village, Colorado; Denver, Colorado

Spectrum’s growth and success in the ever-evolving technological landscape are built on the sophisticated innovations and service reliability our Network Operations groups provide. Our Operating Model focuses on maintaining operational excellence and reliability of Spectrum’s network to enhance our customer’s experience. The Network Operations environment is based on our Key Laws of Focus which values accuracy, resiliency and response time.

Core and Backbone Operations (CBO) builds and operates technology infrastructure that provides our advanced platforms and applications the necessary reach and connectivity to function at peak capability. CBO teams, utilizing cutting edge technology and deep expertise, plan, prepare, deploy and maintain transport and internet protocol systems for Spectrum's national network footprint. CBO's mission is to deliver Spectrum's high quality internal products and the internet's most popular services with industry leading availability and reliability.

  • Full-time
  • Job level: Entry to Senior
  • Travel: Occasional

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  • Health Benefits

    Medical, prescription drug, dental, and vision plans available.

  • Paid Time Off

    Paid vacation, sick and personal time, and holidays.

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings

    We provide a 100% match for every dollar you contribute, up to 6% of your eligible pay.

  • Education Assistance

    We support continuing education for personal and professional growth.

  • Career Progression

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Responsibilities

Position Type: Full Time Location: Greenwood Village, Colorado, Denver, Colorado Date Posted: Date posted 05/11/2022 Areas of interest: Information Technology, Network Engineering Requisition Number: 311484BR Business unit: Network Operations ENE311-CBO JOB SCOPE

Charter is proud to have a network that provides service to millions of users across the country. The Network Engineering team is responsible for the implementation of approved network architecture and designs. Under limited supervision, the NE III assists in the planning, forecasting, implementation and identification of resource requirements for network systems of varying (moderate to high) complexity. As a member of the team, you will develop and implement network enhancements while following corporate standards. You will be sought after for recommendations for improvement and assists in staff development efforts.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Works on projects/systems/issues of varying complexity surrounding network planning, configuration and optimization.
  • Integrates communication architectures, topologies, hardware, software, transmission and signaling links and protocols into complete network configurations
  • Hands on involvement in network planning, network architecture design and engineering.
  • Evaluates new products, performs network problem resolution.
  • Assists in the development and documentation of technical standards and implements approved methods of procedure.
  • Contributes in designing corporate standards and develops network enhancements
  • Provides tier support across organizations.
  • Leading project teams that maintain and improve network operations.
  • Acts as a mentor to junior staff
  • Knows, understands and follows company policy.
  • Performs other duties as requested by supervisor.
  • Adheres to industry specific local, state, and federal regulations, as applicable.
BASIC / MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS:
  • Bachelor's Degree in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, or related field or equivalent work experience
  • Minimum four (4) years network engineering experience
  • Minimum three (3) years experience with DWDM, SONET, ROADM technologies.
  • At least three (3) years of Optical Transport experience
ADDITIONAL JOB QUALIFICATIONS
  • Routing/Switching
  • Experience with automation technologies such as Python, DevNet, Ansible…ECT
  • Experience developing complex network based scripts to deploy wide-scale network changes within Change Management guidelines
  • Advanced knowledge of related industry specifications and standards IEEE, ANSI, Physical Media (Multimode Fiber, Singlemode Fiber, UTP, etc.), bridging, switching, routing, ethernet and transport technologies and protocols
  • Experience with network design, network architecture, protocols and network topology
  • TCP/IP and the OSI Model
  • Advanced knowledge in using ticketing and software tools to support the current operations
  • Experience with network devices and basic network appliances
  • Strong experience Scripting (Ansible, Puppet, Shell) for network automation
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP or CCIP)
  • Industry and vendor specific certifications and training (Cisco, Juniper, Alcatel-Lucent, etc.)
  • Knowledge of company products and services
ENE311-CBO 311484 311484BR

Here, employees don’t just have jobs, they build careers. That’s why we believe in offering a comprehensive pay and benefits package that rewards employees for their contributions to our success, supports all aspects of their well-being, and delivers real value at every stage of life.

The pay for this position has a salary range of $76,800.00 to $135,800.00. The actual salary offer will carefully consider a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience and location. Also, certain positions are eligible for additional forms of compensation such as bonuses.

Get to Know Us Charter Communications is known in the United States by our Spectrum brands, including: Spectrum Internet®, TV, Mobile and Voice, Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach. When you join us, you’re joining a strong community of more than 93,000 individuals working together to serve more than 32 million customers in 41 states and keep them connected to what matters most. Watch this video to learn more.

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