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DC Network Senior Design Engineer/Assurance

Posting Country:  Romania
Date Posted:  25-Dec-2020
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

Our purpose at Vodafone is to connect for a better future. As a Global Communications Technology company, we put the customer at the heart of everything we do. We are forever challenging, pushing boundaries and discovering innovative ways to connect our customers with their digital societies.

We connect people, businesses, and communities across the globe to create the future. We earn customer loyalty, experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

Join our journey as we connect for a better future. Ready?

Your day to day:

The role is responsible for all aspects related with GDC network redundancy assurance for all the networks layers and environments.  He/She must contribute and lead the process of design and keep updated the procedure used for the redundancy assurance and coordinate the periodical tests execution.

With these activities you will have a great impact on our business:
  • Lead and contribute in design and keeping updated the technical procedure used for redundancy assurance.
  • Lead and contribute on the laboratory design, test book preparation and tests execution to guarantee safe redundancy assurance procedure, with the minimal and defined service impact.
  • Lead and contribute in the verification of the configuration of the devices in the field for assessing the failover capability. Define the configuration changes required for improving the redundancy and failover capabilities.
  • Lead and contribute the collection of failover impact metrics in the lab and field to be used for improving redundancy and reducing them during faults and failover tests.
  • Support the plan and the scheduling required for the changes and the failover tests execution.
  • Coordinate from a technical perspective the tests execution in the field.
With these skills you are a great candidate:
  • Very good background and experience in network services
  • University degree in Telecommunications and Network Professional Certifications at Expert level.
  • Broad understanding of IPv4/IPv6 protocols at all layers of the stack and extensive experience with routing, firewall, network virtualization and switching technologies.
  • International experience and background in a complex business environment essential as well as ability to work across an international and distributed team in a complex business environment, fluent English
  • Very good knowledge about redundancy technologies in all the network areas and awareness of technologies used on servers and applications areas
  • In-depth knowledge of IT,  DC technology and process standards, well developed technical knowledge across a broad range of IT topics
  • Cisco Certified Internet Expert, Cisco Certified Network Professional (or equivalent work experience)
  • Strong communication and interpersonal skills, ability to motivate and inspire others, able to deal with customers and employees
  • Deep network knowledge essential being able to lead the technical aspects of a Data Centre network
  • Strong verbal and written communication skills

Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised and rewarded. We are committed to promoting Inclusion for All with the belief that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business. We actively encourage everyone to consider becoming a part of our journey.