Auckland City, AucklandWho we areVector Fibre builds data networks for business. From building, monitoring and maintaining our own fibre optic network, to designing ways for your business to connect to it and the world, we’re working hard to be the go-to company for businesses who demand fast, reliable and secure data networks.
While Vector Fibre is small enough to be easy to deal with, we’re very well connected. Our parent company Vector Ltd is one of New Zealand’s leading infrastructure companies.
About the roleAt Vector Fibre we are transforming our operational model using innovative technology platforms to better serve our customers and manage our networks.
Hence, we need an OSS Engineer to help operate and automate business as usual tasks across the OSS environment. Main function of this role is to implement, release, test and maintain critical OSS applications and infrastructure.
ResponsibilitiesBusiness as usual Incident / Problem / Change Management relating to OSS including working with vendorsIdentify and perform pro-active maintenance (e.
g. Patching) on OSS applications where required and perform / manage testingDevelop innovative monitoring methods for OSS applications with a view of measuring and improving OSS reliabilityAssist in improving process around operation of the OSSWrite proper documentation around the OSS tools for operations staffBe the SME for OSS applications for project workProvide design input for OSSAssist in mentoring junior staffTechnology we useServiceNowVarious NMS / EMSOpen SourceLinux & Windows ServerIPAM, RADIUS, LDAP, DNS, SyslogAbout YouExperience working for a Network Service Provider or Telco (2+ years)Prior Experience as an OSS / Systems Engineer (3+ years)Experience administering Linux (RHEL, CentOS) and Windows ServerExperiencing administering VMware environmentGood understanding of legacy network management interfaces CLI, SNMP and modern interfaces such as NETCONF, ReSTCONF.
Prior experiencing deploying and operating NMS / EMS, NPM applicationsGood understanding of LDAP, RADIUS, DNS, DHCP, IPAM, SYSLOGStrong desire to continue learning and developing skillsAttention to detailGood understanding of IP NetworkingComfortable with Python / Bash / Shell / SQLUnderstanding of SNMPPrior experience with AnsiblePrior experience with Cloud services in AWSWhat we can offer youWe take pride in our vision and values, working together to create a new energy future.
You'll be joining a dynamic company that provides the ideal career environment for individuals with high calibre experience and skills.
You'll be offered a competitive salary, a range of great benefits, and the opportunity to grow your skills and make a real difference in a supportive, high-performing team.
Vector engages a workforce made up of individuals with diverse skills, values, backgrounds and experiences. Vector respects and values people who are different from each other, including gender, ethnicity, disability, age, sexual orientation, race and religion.