Network Engineer - Ciena/Nokia

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  • Contract 60 days
  • €375 - €400 (EUR) / day
  • Madrid, Spain
    and remote
  • ASAP

Key Objectives:


Key Objectives:

The Network Service Engineer is responsible for ensuring New Services, Deployments and Acquired Devices meet the levels dictated by the Service Validation & Testing processes

  • Ensures Utility testing (including System, Unit, Smoke, Regression and End to End testing) is performed and documented effectively for associated projects
  • Being the interface between Global Networks P&I, Design and Service Management for new services, deployments and acquired devices
  • Ensures integration projects and new products/platforms are successfully transitioned into the operational teams
  • Embraces increasing customer demand with a positive attitude and collaborative thinking
  • Ensures seamless delivery of products/services
  • Maintains consistent relationship with cross functional teams
  • Acts as a technical escalation point for the Service Strategy & Validation team
  • Driving technical Continuous Improvement opportunities


Deliverables include: -

  • Service Validation documentation, specifically for Utility testing, for new Services, Deployments and Acquired Devices
  • Represent Service Strategy and Validation team from a technical leadership perspective – reporting back to cross functional teams, senior management, and the wider Strategy team
  • Managing technical conversations with cross functional teams on new products and services, ensuring the requirements of Service validation for Service Management are considered and acted upon
  • Creating continuous improvement opportunities and working with the wider Strategy team


Experience: -

  • 3+ years of experience working in a Network Operations environment
  • Prior experience in high profile network troubleshooting, routing, switching and load balancing
  • Experience of optical and packet-based platforms
  • Experience in communicating at a senior level
  • Successful experience of working in a team
  • Continuous Improvement initiatives


Skills/Qualifications: -


  • Ciena or Nokia exposure and experience a MUST 
  • Technical ownership experience
  • CCNA
  • Cloud Management Platforms Engineering & Support experience
  • Virtual Network Engineering & Support experience



  • Technical Service Integration/ Validation Experience
  • ITIL foundation
  • OpenStack Knowledge
  • Systems and Networks Security Knowledge


Business Activities
Service Level Management
IT Infrastructure Expertise
Infrastructure Design
IT Infrastructure Products
IT Infrastructure Technologies & Protocols

Industry Experience

Telecommunications - Service Provider, ISP, Mobile