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Data Traffic Engineer

Littleton, CO
Role: Data Traffic Engineer​
Location: Littleton, CO 80209
Duration: 6+ months Contract to Hire
Must pass a background/drug screen
Transport Data Traffic Engineer with a deep understanding of how the Internet works on a global and local basis. This position requires a solid understanding and experience with DNS, IP addressing, BGP, etc. to support efficient, low latency processing of all DISH mobile data traffic. Traffic is expected to grow as the new 5G national network is built and candidate should have the ability to define and specified a range of connectivity options based on changing traffic.
Candidate will help write requirements for an RFP to screen ISPs for their ability to interconnect Dish data traffic and later to manage the peering and other interconnect partners. Candidate should have familiarity to network operators and other service provider networks and processes including Local Exchange Carriers (LEC), Tier 1 ISPs and specialized carriers.
The Transport Data Traffic Engineer will be responsible for evaluating and performing detailed engineering activities supporting the design, development, and optimization of the data interconnection in a wireless network. This person may also be responsible for specifying equipment, APIs, virtual resources, etc. to create world class data services for Dish customers.
This role is a key, strategic part of our business and presents an opportunity to implement and optimize the latest networking solutions.
Responsibilities fall into the following categories:
  • Define data interconnection requirements including APIs, transport interfaces and other interconnection.
  • Develop peering, IP transit and other interconnection requirements for the 5G network.
  • Manage data traffic flows and recommend network changes as traffic profiles change.
  • Define and later support the implementation of peering agreements and interconnection.
  • System architecture including reliability, security and redundancy requirements.
  • Actively contribute to improvements and participate in innovation, lessons learned, and knowledge sharing activities.
  • Ability to define and manage performance with SLAs and KPIs.
  • Ensure that work meets all applicable engineering, financial, planning, and operational standards.
The successful Transport Data Traffic Engineer will have:
  • BS in a technical field or an equivalent combination of education and experience
  • 8 + years Internet / Telecommunications network experience
  • Strong understanding of O-RAN and other 5G architecture
  • Extensive work with data centers and familiarity with virtualized environments such as Amazon Web Services (AWS)
  • Working knowledge of DNS and BGP
  • Working knowledge of virtualization and software defined networking
  • Familiarity with optical networking and interfaces
  • Analyzing new network requirements, deployments, augmentations, bandwidth upgrades and software upgrades
  • Ability to write detailed technical specifications
  • Ability to manage multiple commitments simultaneously
  • Excellent communication and follow-up skills
  • Proven ability to work independently and escalate issues appropriately  
  • Ability to deliver in fast-paced, high volume environment supporting aggressive targets
  • Experience working with Internet Exchange Points (IPX) and Tier 1 telco hotels/data centers.
  • Understanding of traffic engineering, Internet access services and Ethernet services.
  • Working knowledge of various applicable standards and frameworks: IETF, MEF, etc.
  • Ability to define and manage performance with SLAs and KPIs.
For immediate consideration please submit your resume in Word format, along with daytime contact information.  LOCAL CANDIDATES ONLY PLEASE unless you are willing to relocate yourself at your own expense.  Client is unable to provide H-1B Visa sponsorship at this time. All submittals will be treated confidentially.  Pursuant to the Fair Chance for Hiring Initiative Ordinance, we will consider for employment qualified applicants with arrest and conviction records.  Principals only, no third parties please.

Atrilogy Solutions Group, Inc. (est. 2000), in partnership with Peak17 Consulting (est. 2008), provides organizations of all sizes with high-quality, cost effective information technology (IT) staffing services. 
Atrilogy has been recognized by Inc. magazine as one of the nation’s fastest-growing, privately held companies. Headquartered in Irvine, California, Atrilogy also has offices in Denver, Phoenix, & Atlanta with satellite offices in Boston, Jersey City, Las Vegas, and Delhi, India.
Clients turn to Atrilogy for expertise in:
  • IT staffing and placement such as Project Managers, Agile/Scrum Masters, Business Analysts, DBAs, Software Engineers, Mobile Developers (iOS, Android), DevOps, Automation, QA, Systems & Network Engineers, Cyber Security / Information Security Specialists, ERP, CRM, Business Intelligence, Data Warehousing, Big Data and Creative (UI/UX, Web Design)
 Clients turn to Peak17 for expertise in:
  • Operational staffing and placement of Accounting/Finance, Human Resources, and Marketing professionals, as well as Information Technology resources.
Atrilogy Solutions Group and Peak17 Consulting are Equal Opportunity Employers. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, gender expression, national origin, protected veteran status, or any other basis protected by applicable law, and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.
In compliance with federal law, all persons hired will be required to verify identity and eligibility to work in the United States and to complete the required employment eligibility verification document form upon hire.
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