NOC Technician (Network Operations Center)
Chicago, IL 
Posted 1 month ago
Job Description
Job Description:
NOC Technician (must be open to 1st, 2nd, or 3rd shift) As part of the Network Operations team, you will be responsible for providing 24x7 monitoring of all components of Inteliquent’s network utilizing various network monitoring systems and direct access to switches, DACS, routers, and other network elements. Technicians are alerted to and must act upon any alarm conditions.

This is also a great entry-level opportunity for someone who is tech-savvy and looking to kickstart their career in IT.

Come join us if you are passionate about success and being in a role where you will make a difference!

What You’ll Do:
  • Follow Standard Operating Procedures in order to perform routine network changes, migrations, and maintenance in various network elements upon management request
  • Identify, troubleshoot, and solve network related issues and problems efficiently utilizing monitoring tools, reference materials and other team members for guidance
  • Open trouble tickets and follow up on network/customer issues per Inteliquent procedures and complete applicable paperwork in a timely manner
  • Foster an environment of knowledge sharing and interface positively with peers, other departments, carriers, and customers to identify operational issues and provide efficient corrective actions in a geographically dispersed team environment
  • Accept on-call responsibilities on a rotating schedule with other technicians
  • Be available for overtime work assignments when requested
  • Some required travel related to training, meetings, and service coverage issues

Education & Experience:
  • Associate’s or Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering or a related field is preferred
  • Strong PC, UNIX OS and application skills with fundamental knowledge of basic networking principles including
  • Strong problem solving and analytic skills

  • Exhibits a high level of initiative and resourcefulness
  • Excellent organizational skills with frequent multi-tasking abilities
  • Excellent written and verbal communication skills
  • Proven documentation skills with consistent accuracy of details
  • Superior customer service skills
  • Self-starter with a high energy level
Inteliquent is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer


Job Summary
Employment Term and Type
Regular, Full Time
Required Education
Some College
Required Experience
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