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Network Systems Engineer

  • Location:

    Scranton, United States

  • Sector:

    Space & Satellite

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    Competitive Salary

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We are actively seeking a Network Engineer to join our clients’ remote site in Pennsylvania, about 30 miles east of Scranton in Hawley. You will represent the business from here, alongside your team of 9 other Networks Engineers based across the globe.

This is a technical role which would suit a problem solver, and someone who enjoys to work on the whole Network IP Lifecycle.

The ideal candidate will be responsible for the design, implementation and management of IP production networks associated with IP platforms, Internet Backbone infrastructure and media content contribution/distribution. He / She will have a dedication and commitment to providing a high level technical competence, professionalism and customer service.

Prior experience in a similar network engineering role is essential as we need someone to hit the ground running. Prior experience in Telecommunications is ideal but not essential.

Key Duties Include:

  • Participate in the design of core transport networks and its associated provisioning and assurance systems, including, but not limited to: validation of technical requirements, assessment of platforms or vendors and budgetary requirements;
  • In time implementation of the core transport networks nodes and points-of-presence (PoP) in line with the design principles and business requirements; Strong focus on maintaining up-to-date documentation (drawings/operational procedures/trouble shooting guides)
  • Whilst working on site in Hawley, you will also have a team of 9 in different key areas across the world.
  • Responsible for proactive maintenance of the core transport networks, through upgrades and preventive maintenances and for reactive maintenance via Level 3 network engineering support


About 30 miles East of Scranton in a town called Hawley.

To ideally work at this site full time.

Required Experience and Skills

  • Routing knowledge
  • Solid knowledge in IGP, BGP, OSPF etc
  • Solid knowledge in MPLS services, RSVP, MPLS-TE etc
  • Running IOS classic and IOS XR
  • Runnings IGP’s, MPLS and have experience in deploying these technologies and equipment
  • Running end to end service provider services like VPN’s
  • Multicast would be great but not essential – heavily video side

Why should you apply?

This is a role offering full autonomy and being a critical member to this team. This remote site in Hawley has grown in importance, and therefore you will be the site lead.

The department head describes how this role is interesting and exciting, which is key to a sustainable long-term career with a company

Doing the design, implementation, deployment and also the services will give you the opportunity to see whole lifecycle– you are not just piece in complex mechanism, you are a critical component of that

Part of Service provider team that does next generation solutions –the cool stuff - they do delivery to the cloud, they do the video feeds to customer premises, they do the hybrid satellite connectivity for 4g, fibre and they have a big chunk of end to end network and infrastructure and services under their control

On top of this there will be a generous basic salary with a bonus on top.

Are you interested?

If so, please apply now as this is a role we are eager to fill as soon as possible!

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The Crucial Group
Crucial, Bishopstone, 36 Crescent Road, Worthing, West Sussex, BN11 1RL

Tel.: 01273 060 025

Tel.: 01273 060 025