WAN Networking Project Manager

  Texas, Dallas-Fort Worth-Arlington


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Posted Date
Wednesday, March 24, 2021

WAN Networking Project Manager


Location: Irving, Texas


We have an exciting new job opening for a Wide Area Network (WAN) Networking Project Manager to work with one of our global clients located in Irving, Texas.  This is a great opportunity to join a fantastic company that is number one in its industry and become part of a huge initiative that is integral to the company’s operations and success.  This role will be responsible for wearing multiple hats including acting as a networking/WAN engineer as well as a project manager.  



o Manages WAN circuit lifecycle from initial request to test and turn up to decommissioning.

o Responsible for acting as a project manager/administrator and interfacing with the business regularly.  

o Proactively monitors WAN environment to ensure circuit right sizing and error free operation utilizing multiple monitoring tools.

o Monitor WAN circuit repairs and escalate with carrier when necessary to ensure timely repair.

o Manages and maintains WAN DB to ensure site list and relevant WAN and contact information is correct.

o Produce and maintain detailed network diagram documentation for locations.

o Manage and maintain network monitoring environment for North American devices (SolarWinds, Net Flow, etc.) to ensure accurate network device monitoring and data recording.

o Provides advanced troubleshooting for WAN related issues.



o 5+ years of WAN experience.

o Project Management experience required.

o Experience with SolarWinds and/or Netflow.

o Proven experience monitoring large WAN environments.

o Cisco CCNA or higher designation required. Must be comfortable with Cisco CLI commands for router and switch configurations and IOS upgrades.

o Must be a high level of detail-oriented team player with strong organizational, communication and vendor management skills.

o Participate in regional and global network projects as required.

o Must be familiar with industry standard WAN technologies and service (T1, MPLS, DSL, DMVPN, SDWAN, DIA).

o Must have experience managing relationships with corporate WAN carriers.

o Excellent communication and collaboration skills.




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