When you join Verizon

Verizon is one of the world’s leading providers of technology and communications services, transforming the way we connect across the globe. We’re a diverse network of people driven by our shared ambition to shape a better future. Here, we have the ability to learn and grow at the speed of technology, and the space to create within every role. Together, we are moving the world forward – and you can too. Dream it. Build it. Do it here.

What you’ll be doing...

  • Providing first through third-level technical support for the MST network, including troubleshooting data, sd-wan, voice, video, wireless, retail next cameras, e-sign gateway, F5 load balancers, and cloud routing.
  • Documenting customer issues and network problems in Verizon proprietary systems and ServiceNow platform for troubleshooting incidents/problems and tracking.
  • Monitoring and troubleshooting DS0’s, T1’s, SIP, PIP, EVPL, Fiber, P2P, FIOS, EVDO, Fixed Wireless backup, and DSLs circuits.
  • Responsible for customer LAN, data center, wireless environment, LAN equipment (e.g., Meraki, Nexus Switches) and F5 LTM/GTM load balancers).
  • Engaging vendor support (e.g., Cisco TAC, IBM Support) and working through equipment related-problems.
  • Engaging carrier and vendor support (e.g., Verizon Business, Lumen, LEC/CLECs support groups, IBM, Cisco, NCR) support groups to aid in circuit and equipment trouble diagnosis and repair.
  • Sending text/email pages to personnel with outage information, updates, and/or on-call engineer engagement.
  • Running outage teleconference bridges effectively and professionally.
  • Taking customer calls and answering chat messages to understand technical related issues.
  • Completing daily/nightly turnover.

Where you’ll be working:

In this worksite-based role, you'll work onsite at a defined location(s).

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Knowledge of and experience with the Internet Protocol (IP) suite, including protocols such as BGP, OSPF and EIGRP, packet flow and their relationships and integrations in large-scale networks.
  • Knowledge of network monitoring tools (e.g., HP OpenView, CIC-Netcool, CUCM, SolarWinds, Thousand Eyes).

Even better if you have one or more of the following:

  • A degree.
  • Knowledge of ServiceNow trouble-ticketing database system used for Incident and Change Management.
  • General understanding of the overall industry direction with regard to telecommunication technologies and the applications they will support.
  • Knowledge of Cisco products (i.e., 2800, 3700, 3900, 4500, 5300, 7200, ASR, Meraki).
  • Strong written and oral communication skills.
  • Ability to effectively document network outages and activities performed to restore outages.
  • Excellent customer care skills, including experience taking customer related technical calls.
  • Previous networking experience in NOC / NCC environment.
  • CCNA and / or CCNP Cisco certifications.

If Verizon and this role sound like a fit for you, we encourage you to apply even if you don’t meet every “even better” qualification listed above.

Diversity & Inclusion

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer. At Verizon, we know that diversity makes us stronger. We are committed to a collaborative, inclusive environment that encourages authenticity and fosters a sense of belonging. We strive for everyone to feel valued, connected, and empowered to reach their potential and contribute their best. Check out our diversity and inclusion page to learn more.

COVID-19 Vaccination Requirement

Please note, in countries where there is a COVID-19 related government order or rule, Verizon is required to ensure that all employees accessing our workplace comply with these mandatory requirements. If you work in one of these locations, you will be required to provide us with your vaccination status prior to joining. If this, or any other COVID related requirement applies in your location, we will notify you about this before you start work.