Job description

Requirements

  • Entry level
  • No Education
  • Salary to negotiate
  • Minneapolis

Description

What you’ll be doing...
When there are network outages or services issues, you'll be there to triage the situation, solve the problem or find higher level technical support who can. You will support core systems such as the Global VoIP, TDM and Global SS7 Switching networks. Your role providing Tier 1 support and network surveillance will keep things running smoothly and change the way our customers live, work and play.
Monitoring switch and date network elements and responding to network alarms and events.
Performing initial trouble triage and resolving and/or escalating issues.
Communicating technical information and issue status to customer service centers, technical support organizations and management teams.
Generating, managing and updating problem - tracking tickets, flash notification and escalations.
Providing timely and accurate network information to management and other groups during network events and major outages.
What we’re looking for...
Being the first one to encounter and solve a problem is enjoyable to you. You’re great at following an established process or procedure to complete tasks. You are experienced at navigating and working well at all levels in a fast-paced, ever-changing network environment. You are dependable and enjoy the flexibility necessary to support the rotational needs of a technical support environment.
You’ll need to have:
Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
Three or more years of relevant work experience.
Willingness to be on call for some weekends and perform shift work on a flexible schedule.
Even better if you have:
A degree.
Knowledge of telecommunications equipment and technologies like Telephony Switching, Data Communications and Network Routers.
Experience in an OSP Engineering role.
Experience with routing fiber.
Knowledge of fiber and wireless networks.
Experience with vendor management (contract oversight).
Experience utilizing GIS technology.
When you join Verizon...
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.
Equal Employment Opportunity
We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.

About the company

For more than 100 years, Verizon has been at the center of the communications revolution.
Verizon is one of the largest communication technology companies in the world.

We help people, businesses and things communicate better.

The digital world promises consumers a better, more connected life, and we’re the ones delivering it. We make it possible for people to stay in touch and businesses to connect with their customers. We’re also bringing technology and hands-on learning opportunities directly to kids who need it most. Our goal is to inspire tomorrow’s creators to use technology to build brighter futures for themselves, their families and the world.

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