Added Oct 15, 2021 IT Telecommunication Engineer (22938) Central Illinois, IL | Temp to Perm Apply

Job Description

Looking for more than just another assignment? We're looking for you! This isn't just another assignment, but a real opportunity and a challenge for the right person. LRS Consulting Services is seeking a IT Telecommunications Engineer for a 6-month contract to hire opportunity with our client in Central Illinois!

LRS Consulting Services has been delivering the highest quality consultants to our clients since 1979. We have built a solid reputation for dealing with our clients and our consultants with honesty, integrity, and respect. We work hard every day to maintain that reputation, and we are very interested in candidates who can help us. If you're that candidate, this opportunity is made for you! The Telecommunications Engineer will:

This Telecommunications Engineer will work with telecommunications equipment and services to solve problems, assess situations and apply solutions including:
  • Cisco UCCX call flow design and scripting, support of Cisco Finesse, contact center report creation and management, setup of contact center display boards, and installation of patches and system upgrades for Cisco Unified Communications products.
  • Will be responsible for project management, cost estimation, & implementation planning.
  • Coordinates vendor support and works with telco providers to order and support SIP trunks and other voice circuits.
  • Provides support to Telecom Technicians and to business owners in maintaining the organizations phone service standards.
  • Creates detailed, as-built documentation and support procedures.
  • Telecom Engineer will also assist with the implementation of a dial plan for the organization.
Essential Functions:
• Software administration, report generation, telecom analysis and recommendations.
• Coordinates new software installations and changes to existing service.
• Designs and maintains telephone software.
• Manages Work Orders (Wos) as assigned and complete work by scheduled due dates.
• Recommends alternatives to system and facility design to improve quality of products and/or procedures.
• Responsible for evaluation, analysis, design, development, implementation, and maintenance of telecommunications products and systems.
• Determines appropriate methodology for installing telephone service.
• Determines appropriateness of equipment and circuit purchases, changes or modifications.
• Identifies problems and develops specific input and output procedures.
• Maintains telecommunications hardware, software and services inventory.
• Performs engineering design evaluations.
• Provides documentation by properly labeling wiring, blocks, panels and anything pertaining to telecommunications equipment.
• Provides reports, completes requests for new service

Bachelors Engineering General or Five (5) years of Telecommunications experience with engineering background

Must have the following experience:
  • Three (3) years of experience working in IT Telecommunications.
  • Three (3) years of Telecommunications experience with strong engineering background.
  • Advanced level experience in the Telecommunication field with good understanding of installation and repair of equipment.
  • Must have experience with Cisco Unified Communications.
  • Must have experience with the following: Cisco UCCX and/or UCCE call flow design and scripting,
  • Supporting of Cisco Finesse
  • Experience with contact center report creation and management and setup of contact center display boards
  • Experience with the installation of patches and system upgrades for Cisco Unified Communications products. Must have a good understanding of TCP/IP, networks, VOIP, QOS, wireless, and broadband.
  • Knowledge of the telecommunications industry, telecom vendors and products, and service contracting.
  • Must possess a good understanding of Cisco Voice Gateways such as the VG Series Analog Routers.
  • Knowledge of Cube routing and hardware is a plus.
  • Must have good communication skills, be detail oriented, have the ability to multi-task, and be adaptable to change.
  • Have excellent planning and organizational skills, as well as good decision-making/problem-solving skills. Maintain a strong customer focus.
  • Candidate must be able to effectively communicate in English (written & verbal)
  • Candidate must have permanent authorization to work in the USA for any employer
  • Corp to corp candidates will not be considered

Colorado salary range - $20/hr to $125/hr

LRS is an equal opportunity employer. Applicants for employment will receive consideration without unlawful discrimination based on race, color, religion, creed, national origin, sex, age, disability, marital status, gender identity, domestic partner status, sexual orientation, genetic information, citizenship status or protected veteran status.