CenturyLink Operations Engineer 2 in BROOMFIELD, Colorado
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The Operations Engineer II will apply approved technologies and architectures to specific requirements for additions to support growth and new services at CenturyLink.
The Main Responsibilities
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.
What We Look For in a Candidate
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.
Ability to Monday through Friday from 9AM to 5PM (Primary Shift)
Experience mentoring/training/coaching/collaborating with other employees
Experience with project management.
Proven analytical and problem-solving abilities.
Highly self motivated and directed.
Ability to effectively prioritize and execute tasks in a high-pressure environment.
Strong customer service orientation.
Experience working in a team-oriented, collaborative environment.
What to Expect Next
Requisition #: 230852
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