Job Role Description
Work with various teams to understand network architecture standards, user base, product and service offering, performance constraints and growth requirements in PTCL IP/MPLS Core network
Facilitate design and develop the IP/MPLS Core network and services for upgrade, and expansion within Network Planning team and externally with other cross functional teams.
Embracing new technology trends in multiservice core IP/MPLS networks and preparation of plans to develop a future-proof converged IP/MPLS network.
Perform data analysis from a large number of data sources to help create a network strategy and business cases for augmenting capacities, location and facilities.
Plan for network changes to accommodate growth in Core IP/MPLS network services and increase network resiliency
Work with procurement and other teams to devise strategies on hardware and network acquisitions
Oversee and drive network design plans to be implemented in the core IP/MPLS network
Hardware inventory management of IP/MPLS network and RFP preparation for new hardware procurement.
Preparation of technical specification for products and architecture to be deployed in the core layer.
Project preparation and technical evaluation of vendor core products and solutions
Network planning experience for fixed wireline and wireless converged core networks
Strong knowledge of IP/MPLS core network infrastructure and technologies and architectures.
Strong knowledge of design principles in IP and Multiservice Core networks
Broad knowledge and deep understanding of IP/MPLS protocols, VLAN/STP, IGP/BGP, IPv6, LDP/RSVP-TE, VLL/VPLS/VPN, IP and MPLS Multicast, QoS/CoS and next generation Multicast architectures
Strong understanding of Layer1/Layer2 technology, such as DWDM, SDH/SONET , Pseudo-Wires
4+ years experience in working in Carrier/ISP environment
Bachelors degree in Engineering or computer sciences