UC Engineer in Herndon, VA at ConsultNet

Date Posted: 11/19/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Full-Time
  • Location:
    Herndon, VA
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/19/2019
  • Job ID:
    19-02332

Job Description

MS Unified Communications Engineer III 6 Month Contract, up to 12 months potential
(No Clearance Required)


Provide primary implementation and support management for large enterprise multi clustered Cisco UC infrastructure. Assist in site readiness assessments and preparation through deployments and cut overs. Primary responsibilities include providing daily operational support for enterprise Cisco UC infrastructure and other communication system. Excellent problem solving, organizational, customer service, analytical skills and teamwork are required.

Principal Responsibilities and Tasks

The following statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. These are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all job duties performed by personnel so classified.
  1. Primary support of Cisco apps and all other telephony systems.
  2. Provide technical expertise for configuration and troubleshooting technology.
  3. Assist in POC and product/solution evaluation.
  4. Identify hardware requirements, dial plans, and migration strategies.
  5. Support hybrid and SIP tech and VOIP infrastructure systems, maintenance, and upgrades.

Education and Experience
  1. Bachelor's degree in computer science OR equivalent experience required.
  2. 7 years of relevant experience required.
  3. Cisco Certified Network Associate (CCNA) certification required.
Knowledge, Skills and Abilities
  1. Excellent written and verbal communication skills. Ability to maintain effective working relationships with all levels of staff.
  2. Ability to use judgment in interpreting work directions for appropriateness to specific tasks or problems. Effective organization skills.
  3. Proficient in analysis and problem solving, ability to assess customer needs and determining appropriate solutions. Excellent customer service skills.
  4. Ability to understand and adhere to systems security and control procedures in accordance with departmental, vendor standards and regulatory bodies
Working Conditions
  1. Weekend, shift work, holiday, on-call, and may be require work beyond normal tour of duty to complete projects, meet deadlines, or respond to emergencies.
  2. Work is performed in various environments within UMMS. These environments include, but are not limited to the following: a standard office environment, Data Center/closets environment, or Healthcare environment.
  3. Periodic traveling out of town with overnight stays to obtain required training, education, or certification may be required.
  4. Work may include regular travel to and from the various affiliated institutions within the Medical System.
  5. Work may be required in a Healthcare facility which the observance of "Universal Precautions” is mandated. Universal Precautions involves the wearing of protective clothing/equipment and the observance of safe work practice.
  6. There is potential for regular exposure to hazardous materials and hazards from use of tools and power equipment in the work environment.
  7. Work is high demand and fast paced.
  8. May require lifting, carrying supplies/equipment, pushing/pulling equipment in excess of 40 lbs.
  9. May require standing stooping, bending and walking for prolonged periods of time.
  10. Talking and hearing necessary for conversations with callers, visitors, patients, families and staff members.
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