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Location: Kingston Upon Hull, England
Industry: Telecommunications, Communications, Switching, VoIP
Rate: Up to £250 per day
Job Type: Contract (6 Months +)
Posting ID: NMC Engineer

NMC Engineer - NOC / System X / DMS 100 / Switches Job Description:

Key Purpose of Role

The Role Holder is accountable for all the end to end monitoring & management systems that ensure a timely response to all network platform alarms that are managed and maintained by the NMC on behalf of varioius customers. The role holder is responsible for initial and second line diagnostics for faults reported by the customer or via the range of network management platforms that are supported by the NMC.

They are responsible for managing engineer functions and resources that provide 24 hr support within all divisions in order to maintain an effective telecommunications network on behalf of the organisation. They are responsible in ensuring timely restoration of all network incidents and providing updates with regards to service issues via the customers relevant fault management systems in line with agreed SLA's. They are responsible for escalation of any major faults and network issues in a timely manner to ensure time scales and contractual oblligations are met. The role holder is responsible for ensuring any faults not initially fixed at desk are passed to appropriate third line support groups or the appropriate internal departments with concise information that will aid a timely & successful fault resolution.

Key Responsibilities

  • Maintain a wide degree of technical knowledge across a wide portfolio of products and technologies, spanning multiple vendors to support the business' needs and to maximise our fault resolution rate & minimize T2R.

  • Provide proactive monitoring and management of all network related platforms, typically:- System X, DMS, SDH,DWDM,ATM, Frame Relay,Cisco IP, and Ericsson /Alcatel NGA.

  • Ensure network & physical security and integrity is maintained.

  • Ensure all planned mtce activities are managed and recorded appropriately.

  • Provide advice, guidance and support to our customers when dealing with technical faults and issues.

  • Engage third party engineering groups, including vendor and other interworking departments.

  • Support & liase with field operational engineering teams.

  • Ensure all proactive mtce. routines are completed in a timely manner.

  • Ensure all platform reported issues are acknowledged, diagnosed and progressed as appropriate in line wih customer and contractual obligations.

  • Provide technical advice and support to customer/OLO provisioning and customer service teams.

  • Responsible for entering accurate codes and quality notes on the systems and fault reports that are relevant to the role.

  • Ensuring that the Management and reporting of all faults is dealt with in a timely fashion and within specific contractual guidelines.

  • Manage and support customer and end user issues, ensuring that updates are provided as per contractual obligations.

  • Execute their allocated work to maximise speed and quality of completion.

  • Respond to work requests from customer and provide visibility of work to manager and team where required

  • Where engineer is in jeopardy of not completing the job to standard timescales then they proactively notify the Jeopardy Lead/ Shift Leader or Manager of any issues.
Key: NMC / NOC / System-X / System X / Monitor / Network Management / DMS 100 / SDH / DWDM

Allegis Group Limited operates as an Employment Business and Employment Agency as set out in the Conduct of Employment Agencies and Employment Businesses Regulations 2003. It is a company within the Allegis group of companies, the fourth largest staffing group in the world, (collectively referred to as the "Allegis Group"). TEKsystems, Aston Carter and Aerotek are trading names of Allegis Group Limited. If you apply, your personal data will be processed as described in the Allegis Group Online Privacy Notice available at Please note when you give us your data, we will share it within Allegis Group and this involves the transfer of such data outside the European Economic Area, subject to the protections described in the Allegis Group Online Privacy Notice.

Required Skills:

NMC / Network Management / NOC / Network Operations Centre / Switches / Voice / System-X / System X / DMS 100 / AXE10 / Monitor / 1st Line / 2nd Line / Telecoms / Telecomms / SDH / DWDM

About TEKsystems:

TEKsystems® provides technology staffing and services, helping businesses deploy high-calibre IT and communications expertise under a range of delivery options including Staffing Services, Team Services, Global Services, and Workforce Management Services. We’ve become a billion-dollar services company by continually building on what we do best – blending superior client service with an unrivalled ability to source and manage talent to precise specifications, resulting in successful technology executions. Our offerings address various applications, infrastructure, and communications needs including technology deployment services, enterprise software support services, and asset management services. TEKsystems is a division of Allegis Group Limited, a wholly owned subsidiary of Allegis Group® Inc., the fourth largest staffing company in the world. Allegis Group Ltd is an Employment Business and Agency.

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