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2nd Line Fixed Access Operations Engineer

Posting Country:  Romania
Date Posted:  17-Nov-2021
Full Time / Part Time:  Full Time
Contract Type:  Permanent

At Vodafone, we’re working hard to build a better future. A more connected, inclusive and sustainable world. As a dynamic global community, it's our human spirit, together with technology, that empowers us to achieve this. 

We challenge and innovate in order to connect people, businesses, and communities across the world. Delighting our customers and earning their loyalty drive us, and we experiment, learn fast and get it done, together.

With us, you can be truly be yourself and belong, share inspiration, embrace new opportunities, thrive, and make a real difference.

Your day to day:

2nd Line Operations of Fixed Networks in a multi-vendor environment. 

Preventive and corrective second level troubleshooting ensuring quality and continuity of service and the restoring time for Fixed and Transport Network Elements.

In collaboration with 1st Line Operations teams, work out procedures related to the analysis of alarms in order to detect and eliminate faults. Perform data configuration, software rollout and support integration activities with planning and delivery functions.

With these activities you will have a great impact on our business:

  • In case of incident assure troubleshooting analysis and all the repair actions, including vendor support escalation, in order to achieve service restoration of the Access Network.
  • Perform proactive maintenance activities to prevent incidents and constantly optimize the Access Network. Take corrective measures based on performance management and indicators trend analysis. Spot and address capacity issues.
  • Assure planned work activities, network rollout, software upgrades and parameter changes in Access Network ensuring quality of service and avoiding regression on network functionalities.
  • Management and implementation of automations initiatives using scripts or programming languages.
  • Perform acceptance test and integration/configuration activities of new network elements of the fixed network.
  • Operate auxiliary platforms: backup and restore, syslog management, network performance monitoring and management.
  • Knowledge sharing in order to increase technical skills of other teams involved in deployment and operations activities in the Access Network.

With these skills you are a great candidate:

  • Very good knowledge of networking principles and protocols: BGP, IS-IS, MPLS, L2VPN, L3VPN, IP (Routing, Switching), QOS.
  • Analyze and interpret traces (Wireshark traces, network element traces, logs).
  • Team working oriented.
  • English (spoken and written).
  • University degree: in computer science, telecommunications or equivalent
  • 1-2 years of experience in Fixed/IP/Transmission Network Operations and Maintenance activities.
  • Good understanding of the SW lifecycle: design, development, testing and acceptance, implementation, performance optimization and troubleshooting
  • CISCO trainings and certificates or equivalent
  • Experience in Python/Linux/Bash Shell scripting/Ansible is a plus.

Sounds like the perfect job? We’ve got even more to offer:

  • In this pandemic period we have 100% work from home for your safety
  • Medical and dental services
  • Life insurance
  • Dedicated employee phone subscription
  • Special discounts for gyms and retailers
  • Annual Company Bonus
  • Ongoing Education – we continuously invest in you to ensure you have everything needed to excel on the job and enhance your skills
  • You get to work with tried and trusted web-technology
  • Getting in on the ground floor of and technology changing company
  • Flexible Vacation – Take time off when you need it, we trust you!

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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.