Associate Network Engineer- Wichita, KS

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Associate Network Engineer- Wichita, KS

Kansas Fiber Network, LLC
8201 E. 34th Street Circle N Bldg 1500
Wichita, Ks 67226

Phone Number: (316) 712-6030
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Position Title: Associate Network Engineer
Location of Position: Wichita, KS

Job Description:
KsFiberNet, the leader in the rural broadband communications industry, has an opening for Associate Network Engineer. In this cutting edge position you’ll help to design, install and maintain high bandwidth, low latency solutions for our carrier, government, education and medical customers throughout Kansas.

•Provision new circuits on SONET, DWDM, and MPLS network, as well as, provisioning services for Direct Internet Access.
•Pre-testing of customer/internal circuits as assigned
•Assist with testing and turn-up of new circuits
•Verify accuracy of order details before closeout
•Responsible for maintaining network integrity
•Monitor System alarms
•Troubleshoot TDM/Ethernet networks
•Expedite restoration of network outages
•Daytime first responder and customer troubleshooting (after hours may be required)
•Assist in the migration of circuits to consolidate network
•Assist in the development, planning, implementation of improvements to the network infrastructure and in the creation and maintenance of network drawings.
•Assist in MOP development, and installations in accordance with operational and industry standards.
•Maintain accurate records of circuit assignments and network utilization
•Work off shift for window maintenance

Education and Experience:
•Associates or Technical Degree in Telecommunications or other related field. Work experience in a WAN related or other data communications position may be considered in lieu of degree.
•Knowledge BGP, VLANS, Layer 2 Circuits, virtual cross-connects or related protocols
•Solid understanding of Ethernet technologies
•Experience or education covering IP Networking
•Experience in Layer 2 transport and Layer 3 is preferred
•Knowledge of full suite of Microsoft products (Word, Excel, Visio, etc.)
•Previous NOC with break fix responsibilities or circuit provisioning experience a plus
•CCNA certified desired
•Circuit Vision knowledge desired

Kansas Fiber Network is an Equal Opportunity Employer who offers competitive compensation, and a rich benefits package that includes medical, dental, life, disability, PTO, paid holidays and 401k with match.


Job Comments
Current or future visa sponsorship is not available for this position.


Medical Insurance
Dental Insurance
Vision Plan
Cafeteria Plan
401K or other Retirement Plan
Paid Vacation
Sick Leave

Notice of Nondiscrimination Policy
Kansas Fiber Network is an equal opportunity employer. KFN respects the dignity and diversity of individual work force members. KFN will comply with applicable federal, state and local laws governing equal employment opportunity. KFN will provide equal opportunity to all employees and applicants so that no person sustains unlawful discrimination or harassment in employment because of race, religion, color, gender, age over 40, national origin, ancestry, disability, sexual orientation and veteran status in matters of employment