Kforce Senior Unified Communications Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania

Kforce has a client that is seeking a Senior Unified Communications Engineer in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania (PA).Summary:The successful applicant is responsible for design, deployment, configuration, maintenance and monitoring of the Unified Communications infrastructure. The candidate gathers information to evaluate voice network performance, troubleshoots system problems, identifies user needs and determines voice network requirements. This person evaluates system and equipment upgrades for deployment in the production UC system and recommends appropriate upgrades. They assist in evaluating new service offering via the UC platform.Duties:

  • Deploys, configures, manages and monitors Unified Communications systems; this includes deploying and supporting network technologies and services such as Verizon Centrex, POTS, PRIs/ISDN, SIP trunks, IP routing, switching, DNS, DHCP, TCP/IP, and Ethernet connections

  • Works with other Computing Services and staff to integrate the UC system with other divisional and IT services (examples include email, telemanagement systems)

  • Responds to tier 3 support requests regarding UC/voice network issues; troubleshoots and determines resolution for UC/Voice issues

  • Performs related duties as assigned

  • Maintains accurate and updated documentation

  • Ability to perform the duties listed

  • Excellent written and oral communication skills

  • Previous experience in a similar role

Kforce is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status.Compensation Type:YearsMinimum Compensation:70000.00Maximum Compensation:83000.00