Job Description :
VDart is a IT staffing firm based out of Atlanta, GA specializing in Digital & Emerging technologies. Founded in 2007, VDart has over 1700+ employees and contractors spread across 3 continents. We specialize in providing the Fortune 1000 companies, niche hard to find skills in technologies including Social, Mobile, Big Data Analytics, Cloud, Machine Learning, and Artificial Intelligence. With delivery centers in UK, Mexico, Canada and India, we provide talent solutions to global customers covering EMEA, APAC & Americas. We provide deep technology and domain expertise in BFSI, Energy & Utility, Technology, CPG & Retail industry verticals. VDart is an award winning organization recognized on Inc 500 Hall of Fame; Atlanta Business Chronicle's Fastest Growing Companies; NMSDC's National Supplier of the Year; Ernst & Young's Regional Entrepreneur of the Year and more. Position : Field Network Engineer Loaction : Dallas TX Duration : Contract JD: Develops, implements, monitors, and recommends changes to IT field network solutions including microwave, fiber, 700MHz and 900MHz MAS, cellular, circuits, etc. Sound knowledge and hands experience on OSPF, BGP, EIGRP, ISIS Knowledge on Voice(CISCO Call Manager, Subscriber, Publisher), SIP technology, PCCE, contact center and Collaboration tools. Basic understanding on wireless technology. knowledge and hands on Network Tools - Solar Winds, Cisco DNA, Riverbed Strong knowledge and hands on experience on fiber optics, fiber testing, ethernet cabling, mux, Dark fiber, CWDM ring Strong knowledge on SCADA networks Strong knowledge and hands on experience on ADVA. Serves as an administrator for the Nokia Network Services Platform (NSP) Network Functions Manager for Packet (NFM-P); develops network performance/SLA reports, tunes alerts, and supports overall changes and upgrades Develops and maintains network diagrams, design and as-built documentation, MOPs, procedures, and operational models to ensure system reliability, scalability, and operability Works with vendors and service providers based on contract requirements as well as to improve processes and operational issues Performs end-to-end analysis on the transport network through a capacity/availability/response time analysis Works with vendors to maintain and upgrade network infrastructure (e.g. core switches, routers, WAPs, phones, etc at field offices, core locations, substations, etc. Adheres to safe work practices to support the goal of no reportable accidents within IT Works with a 24x7 operations mindset and the understanding all personnel will be on call in the event of a major network or telecommunications problem Follows incident and change management processes when troubleshooting and implementing changes to network, security, and communications infrastructure Performs other duties that may be assigned Performs network administration, onboarding, deployment, and patching activities for the Nokia 7750, 7250, 7705 (SAR-8 and SAR-Hc) routers, the 7210 switches and any other Nokia equipment deployed within client's network Experience & Skill Requirements Ability to become NERC CIP certified 7 years or more experience in the implementation and administration of complex network / telecommunications systems or related experience Experience in IP networks (routing and switching) and communications Experience in a 24x7 environment General knowledge of telecommunications network design and architecture, various network equipment technologies, network / telecom standards and regulatory requirements, and general IT knowledge Demonstrated understanding of regulatory and market issues surrounding utility systems and applications Knowledge, understanding, and experience supporting technology systems including infrastructure systems, SCADA, Call Centers and Internet / Web Self Service systems Advanced written and verbal communication skills Proven ability to articulate complex system issues in both public and private forums and work with many stakeholders, both internally and externally Demonstrates multi-project tracking skills including requirements gathering, status updates, design development, and adherence to a schedule Demonstrates effective analytical, critical thinking, and creative problem solving skills Holds, has held, or is working towards a minimum CCNP level certification Ability to troubleshoot with cross-functional infrastructure and application teams on various issues Ability to provide analysis expertise between teams along with packet capture analysis and forensic inspection Knowledge of NERC CIP standards, definitions, and applicability to substation BES Cyber Assets. If your skills match these requirements please send your resume to for immediate consideration. Please be assured that your resume will be reviewed and you will be contacted if there is an interest in your background and experience. Candidates should e-mail resume to address above. Be sure to reference the job number and title in the subject line. Referral Program: Ask our recruiting team about how you can be a part of our referral program. If you refer a candidate with this background and if the candidate accepts the role our team pays a generous referral. We are keen on networking and establishing a long-term, mutually beneficial partnership with you. We are Equal Employment Opportunity Employer. VDart Inc Alpharetta, GA Follow us on Twitter for the hottest positions: @VDart_Jobs Follow us on Twitter: @vdartinc