September 26, 2016
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Regional IP Resident Engineer

Nokia Siemens Networks - Plano, TX

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  • Company
    Nokia Siemens Networks Nokia Siemens Networks
  • Location
    Plano, TX
  • Job Type
  • Job Classification
    Full Time
  • Experience
    Entry Level (0 - 2 years)
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Job Description


Nokia is a global leader in the technologies that connect people and things. With state-of-the-art software, hardware and services for any type of network, Nokia is uniquely positioned to help communication service providers, governments, and large enterprises deliver on the promise of 5G, the Cloud and the Internet of Things. Serving customers in over 100 countries, our research scientists and engineers continue to invent and accelerate new technologies that will increasingly transform the way people and things communicate and connect.

Serves as on-site company liaison with customer on administrative and technical matters for assigned projects/products/solutions. Has responsibility for operational quality of system equipment. Provides highly visible customer support through the performance of on-site installation (Major Move, Add, Change, or Delete), as well as overseeing any necessary diagnoses, troubleshooting, service, and repair of complex equipment and systems. Checks out and approves operational quality of system equipment. Instructs customers in the operation and maintenance of the system. Interprets customers needs and clarifies if the responsibility for problem resolution falls to sales personnel, customer support reps, or engineers. This job may include any aspect of field support, and is not limited to system hardware and software, PCs, and IP telephony/networking/ wireless networking.


Maintaining, installing, training, consulting, support, and documentation, of the equipment installed at the customer sites. Work closely with end-users in ensuring the overall satisfaction of the customer installation. Provide assistance as needed in the design and deployment of the Nokia IP equipment. End-to-end Product and performance evaluation. Open Cases within Nokia's case tracking database, detailing Customers issues/questions and your associated response and actions. Resolve Customer product issues through research using appropriate user guides, manuals, product release notes, troubleshooting guide, and other Technical Support Engineers. Visit Customer site when product issue can no longer be effectively diagnosed remotely. Site visit could include capturing more information such as, statistics, traces, dump files, configuration files, hardware revisions, and software revisions. You will be responsible for fully understanding the configuration capabilities of the product, generating workarounds to satisfy customer requests, identifying and isolating the occurrence of product anomalies for correction by R&D. Interfaces with customers/managers in the presentation, interpretation and resolution of technical matters, will be involved in the resolution of highly complex technical problems during various phases of a project (staging, pre-cutover, implementation, cut-over). Obtaining and Maintaining Product Knowledge and Expertise. To follow all escalations from inception to closure this may involve interfacing with Level III Technical Support, R&D, and/or Pre-Sales. Provide Sales with any new selling opportunities at customer location. Work independent with minimal supervision.

Strong leadership and mentoring skills. Team player with excellent written and verbal communications skills. The ability to work with little supervisions and make good business decisions.

This position requires extended travel periods with short term advanced notice at times.


Technical Skills:

* Strong IP protocol skills (OSPF, MPLS, LDP, BGP).

* IP services skills required (L2 VPN such as Epipe / VPLS, L3 VPN).

* Experience with the Nokia 7750 SR product line and services architecture.

* Experience in configuration, monitoring and troubleshooting of IP networks.

* Knowledge or experience with the Nokia 7950 XRS.

* Knowledge of 5620 SAM or NMS products an asset

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