JOB TITLE: Voice Network Engineer

Industry : IT & Telecoms Job Location : City of London
Job Reference : 11588 Job Category : Telecommunications
Employment Type : Permanent Posted : 28/07/2015
Salary & Benefits : £40000 per annum + £2,400 out of hours + Benefits
Experience Required : See Job Description
Education Required : See Job Description

Please note you must be permitted to work in the EC to apply for this job.

Job Summary

A growing IT and Telecom solutions company are currently looking to recruit a Voice Network Engineer with experience in Mitel 3300, Asterisk or Broadsoft in London. Salary is up to £40,000 + £2,400 Out of hours + Benefits 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

Job Description

Voice Network Engineer
Up to £40,000 + £2400 out of hours + Benefits including 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

The Role
As a Voice Network Engineer working for a leading IT and Telecom solutions company you will be responsible for the installation, configuration and support of voice systems. You will be working closely with Service Delivery teams and will be responsible for delivering customer projects. You will have previous experience of Mitel (ideally 3300), Asterisk or Broadsoft along with a good working knowledge and understanding of networking. The role is split between voice (80%) and data (20%) and you will be involved in the following duties:

*Installation, configuration and maintenance of the equipment working closely with service partners.
*Adds, moves changes on managed PBX platforms either on premise or hosted.
*Attend site to perform upgrade or deal with fault related issues.
*Learn how to configure the softswitches for customer solutions and also maintain the software switch infrastructure.
*Provisioning of voice and data services.
*Design, configuration and implementation of both voice and data solution for customers.
*Install, configure/provision, end to end test, and maintain voice network elements and systems, both on company premises and on customer site.
*Troubleshoot technical fault, 3rd line when required.

The Requirements
As a Voice Network Engineer you will have the following skills and experience:
*Experience of either Mitel 3300, Asterisk or Broadsoft
*Good working knowledge of TCP/IP and OSPF
*Ideally CCNA qualified (not essential) with 18 months hands on experience
*Strong technical knowledge of VoIP signalling protocols (SIP, H.323) and media (RTP)
*Good experience of UK signalling systems (Q.931, DASSII, Q.SIG, DPNSS etc)
*Experience of diagnostic tools such as wireshark and be able to interrupt traces.
*Experience of TDM to SIP gateways (dialogic )

PBX Experience
*Performance PBX upgrades
*Configuration changes including auto attendant, SIP trunks

*Mitel certifications
*Previous experience of working for a communications service provider in a similar role

This role requires some out of business hours work for purpose of support and installations. The role also requires candidates to be available for out of hours support on a rota basis on a week on week off basis.

The Company
This is an excellent opportunity for an experienced Voice Network Engineer to join a privately owned, expanding managed IT & Telecom services provider and develop additional skills and progress.

The Package
Up to £40,000 + £2400 out of hours + Benefits including 22 days holiday + bank holidays + childcare vouchers

Bluefire Consulting is an employment business acting on behalf of a client company.

Job Keywords

Mitel 3300, Asterisk, TCP/IP, OSPF, CCNA, SIP

Bluefire Consulting is an equal opportunities Employment Business/Agency specialising in Telecommunications recruitment on a UK wide basis.

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