CenturyLink Planner II in Broomfield, Colorado

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Summary

Documents detailed technical methodology for installation of network equipment of moderate complexity, including written directions, graphical equipment layouts, and equipment topology. Ensures all capacity constraints are identified such that all due dates are met and potential issues identified with proposed solutions.

Job Description

  • Assists in requirements, development, implementation and use of reporting procedures and methodologies to analyze network utilization and predicts growth trends under periodic supervision.

  • Understands current network configuration and technology to ensure capacity and efficiency of the planned designs.

  • Prepares status/progress reports and updates management on projects. May participate in development of reports under general supervision.

  • May assist with the evaluation of new products to enable new service introduction, cost savings, and /or performance utilization.

  • May participate in cross functional teams to better understand the architecture and operations of the network with periodic supervision.

Knowledge, Skills and Abilities:

  • Strong data/economic analysis skills

  • Excellent analytical and problem solving skills

  • Detail oriented with an intense focus on quality

  • Proven track record as adept and effective project manager

  • Exceptional organizational, prioritization, and communications skills

  • Strong computer skills with emphasis on Microsoft Excel, Access, Visio and SQL

  • Positive and professional attitude, appearance, and demeanor

  • Solid entrepreneurial spirit

  • Experience in an engineering role that included a substantial business/financial focus (preferred)

Qualifications

Required:

  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and relevant experience

  • 5+ years of related experience

Preferred:

  • Master’s degree

  • 3+ years of experience

Education

Bachelors or Equivalent

Masters or Equivalent

Alternate Location: US-Arizona-Phoenix; US-California-Los Angeles; US-California-San Fran; US-California-San Fran; US-California-San Francisco; US-Colorado-Broomfield; US-District of Columbia-Washington; US-Georgia-Atlanta; US-Georgia-Norcross; US-Illinois-Chicago; US-New York-New York; US-Oklahoma-Tulsa; US-Virginia-Arlington

Requisition # : 192345

This job may require successful completion of an online assessment. A brief description of the assessments can be viewed on our website at http://find.centurylink.jobs/testguides/

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Disclaimer

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