IT Telecommunication Specialist (Ref#: 18290)
6 Months Contract (Initial Duration)
San Carlos, CA
The successful candidate will responsible for the implementation of critical IT communications systems for the District.
Provide telecommunications support. This includes but is not limited to:
Provide monitoring of and interaction between various computer systems, communication methods and devices.
Ensure communications systems function properly by maintaining network circuits and equipment.
Design of video, data and voice communication systems.
Excellent oral and written communication skills.
Works well independently and in a team setting.
Establishing data and voice networks, testing equipment, correcting problems, troubleshooting, updating documentation, and following safety procedures.
Recommend, design, support and maintain secure and non-secure VoIP telephone systems including Cisco Unified Communications Manager, quality of service (QoS), gateways, IP Phones, voice applications and utilities on Cisco routers and Cisco Catalyst switches.
Responsible for optimal network performance of the IT telecommunications systems ensuring continued uninterrupted operation of the IT telephony systems.
Collaborate with all areas of the IT organization including IT Systems and Network staff to resolve critical issues and to reduce end-user issues with VoIP hardware and/or applications including wiring and cabling.
Liaise with the Engineering organization to ensure appropriate involvement and coordination of both organizations as it relates to communications projects and issues.
Assist the IT management in providing analysis on budgets and key projects associated with telecommunications.
Assist in researching alternative for procuring new telecommunication hardware and software.