Ip/Ethernet Engineer

Zayo Group Denver , CO 80208

Posted 4 weeks ago

Company Description

Zayo provides mission-critical bandwidth to the world's most impactful companies, fueling the innovations that are transforming our society. Zayo's 133,000-mile network in North America and Europe includes extensive metro connectivity to thousands of buildings and data centers. Zayo's communications infrastructure solutions include dark fiber, private data networks, wavelengths, Ethernet, dedicated Internet access, and colocation services. Zayo owns and operates a Tier 1 IP Backbone and 44 carrier-neutral data centers. Through its Cloudlink service, Zayo provides low latency private connectivity that attaches enterprises to their public cloud environments. Zayo serves wireless and wireline carriers, media, tech, content, finance, healthcare and other large enterprises.

Position Description

Zayo's IP Engineering team consists of highly motivated technical professionals who are responsible for all IP solutions implemented on Zayo's Tier 1 international network. The IP Engineering team lives in a dynamic, fast-paced, customer-focused environment. Team members are self-motivated individuals who strive to exceed both group level and company level objectives and goals.

Ideal candidates will possess working knowledge of Layer 1-3 networks including STP, fiber, optics, CAT5/CAT6, VLANS, MPLS/VPLS, BGP, OSPF, ISIS. Troubleshooting experience in a NOC environment or customer support role is a plus..

Responsibilities

  • Engineer is responsible for managing and completing engineering tasks as assigned in a timely manner. This position will focus on new service engineering projects. As the engineer learns the new service role and increases productivity, additional opportunities to work on infrastructure engineering projects will be available.

  • Engineer will be expected to communicate with multiple groups and organizations. Communication also includes proper and complete task management within the internal Zayo workflow system.

  • Engineer will be responsible for creating and updating documentation and drawings. Candidate should have strong MS Visio and written skills.

Qualifications

  • Bachelor's degree from a four-year college or university or equivalent experience

  • 3-5 years industry experience.

  • Understanding and experience of layer 2/3 network protocols.

  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills.

Rewards

  • Competitive compensation

  • Excellent benefits including health, dental, vision, 401 (k), disability and life insurance

  • Fitness membership discounts

  • Generous paid time off policy including paid parental leave

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