||High Density Networks (HDN) is an early-stage, high growth, wireless Internet access and VoIP telephone service provider and DirecTV value-added reseller. We partner with owners of Multiple Dwelling Units (MDUs, viz. apartments and condominiums) and install an MDU-wide Internet and DirecTV network using Wi-Fi and DirecTVÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s proprietary MDU, single-dish technology. Our main offices are in Los Angeles and we currently provide service in Portland, Northern California and Los Angeles.
Reporting to HDNÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s Vice President of Engineering and Operations, the Senior Network Engineer responsibilities include network planning of HDNÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s logical and physical networks, network observation and supervision and Tier 3 technical support. You will be on-call 24x7 to troubleshoot network issues as necessary. Limited field work will be required to troubleshoot systemic network issues.
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Design, optimize, and troubleshoot traffic flow across HDNÃ¢â‚¬â„¢s network
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Design, deploy, and support the network management and other back-end Operational Support Systems (OSS - mostly Linux based systems)
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Take the lead in the resolution of all network related, service-affecting issues, and resolve escalated network issues.
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Take the lead in commissioning and cut-over of new network elements
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ On-call and emergency call-out as required
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Other duties as assigned
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ A thorough understanding of LAN, MAN and WAN network architectures and troubleshooting.
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Fully proficient with Cisco IOS Ã¢â‚¬â€œ CCNA or CCNP certification preferred.
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ High level of acumen with Linux systems; Linux admin experience a huge plus.
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Proficient with HTML and Perl, Java, or other scripting language(s)
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Previous experience designing and deploying OSSs preferred
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Previous Network Operations Center (NOC) and security systems experience preferred
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Shall have good interpersonal, oral and written communications skills
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Shall be organized and able to cope with change and uncertainty
Ã¢â‚¬Â¢ Shall be team-oriented and have a positive, Ã¢â‚¬Å“can doÃ¢â‚¬Â attitude
HDN is an entrepreneurial environment: the right candidate must be comfortable with such an environment where team members wear Ã¢â‚¬Å“multiple hats,Ã¢â‚¬Â there are many moving parts, with capital constraints, limited resources and Ã¢â‚¬Å“stretchÃ¢â‚¬Â goals.