Senior AVAYA Support Engineer – New York

Title – Senior AVAYA Support Engineer

Location – Lower Manhattan, New York City

Salary – $120,000

Client – Our client is a UK based Unified Communications specialist and AVAYA platinum partner.

The Role – Our client is looking for a Senior AVAYA Support Engineer to work on-site with one of their US-based clients, a global leader in Information Technology. The Senior AVAYA Support Engineer will be primarily responsible for supporting the client’s contact centre function.

Contact Centre Support Technician (New York Based) Responsibilities:

  • Execute voice and contact center infrastructure implementation / deployment projects.
  • Participate in technical discussions with other internal teams and external vendors.
  • Gather requirements from business teams who want to expand current call centres or build out new call centres.
  • Assist in troubleshooting and resolving escalations and outages.
  • Vet and implement configuration changes.
  • Maintain lab systems.
  • Programming of call flows, VDNs (Virtual Directory Number), Vectors, CMS (Call Management Server) reports etc.

Required Skills:

  • 3+ years’ experience in design, implementation, deployment, and/or technical support of voice infrastructure and networks
  • Hands-on experience with one or more Avaya systems such as 96xx phones (H.323 and SIP), Communication Manager, Gateways, Session Manager, System Manager, Experience Portal / Voice Portal, WebLM, Enterprise SBC (Sipera)
  • Proficiency in VoIP protocols such as SIP/RTP and using packet sniffers
  • Basic Linux skills
  • Good written and oral communications in English
  • Resourceful, can identify solutions to obstacles and keep projects moving forward
  • Ability to quickly adapt to changing need, infrastructure, and evolving business processes.
  • Ability to work closely with the user community, interprets issues, understand requirements, and rapidly deploy solutions.
  • Ability to work closely with cross-functional teams, including application development teams and functional leads.
  • Ability to work directly with end users on issue resolution, and process development

Desired Skills (Hands-on experience and working knowledge in at least two of the following):

  • Contact center systems and components
  • Datacenter environments and deployments
  • Avaya CMS, AES, EDP
  • Audiocodes Mediant Gateways
  • Oracle/Acme SBCs
  • Data networking (TCP/IP, MPLS, routing protocols)
  • Voice and/or networking security
  • Network and system monitoring
  • Troubleshooting telephony and networking issues
  • Unit, system, integration, or interoperability testing
  • Scripting/automation
  • Databases
  • Computer Telephony Integration programming/app.designing

General Requirements:

  • Service Hours: Engineer will be required to cover business hours Monday – Friday with occasional out of hours and travel requirements.

If this is a role you would be interested in hearing more about, apply today by using our online form and a member of our team will be in contact with you once we have reviewed your application!