Principal Engineer

$180,000 yearly
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  • Lancaster, TX, USA
  • Jul 07, 2021
Full time Information Technology

Job Description

Job description
Principal Engineer 
Job Summary:  The Principal Engineer for this company, formerly West Telecom Services will apply advanced technical principles, concepts and theories to the design and development of assigned resources for enhancement and integration of new products and functionality.

Provides expert guidance to the analyses of assigned systems and resources in order to ensure full functionality and eliminate processing difficulties. Solves complex problems encountered during implementation and testing project plans for new technology and enhancements. Determines design requirements, ensures efficiency, and offers improvement suggestions. 
Essential Duties:               
  • Support the architecture design and maintenance for new      and existing platforms. Focus on key elements such as reusability,      scalability, maintainability, and security
  • Work closely with the product managers, architects, and      other cross-functional stakeholders to translate overall product portfolio      requirements into well-designed and functional resources
  • Participate in development processes, includes scoping,      detailed design, estimation, coding, testing, debugging, maintenance and      support
  • Write design and project requirements which may include      both preliminary and firm estimates of system requirements, benefits,      personnel, costs, timelines, etc., for review by management
  • Own the testing and evaluation of system requirements      and enhancements, documenting findings for management and recommending      solutions
  • Design and participate in a comprehensive and logical      test plan for systems using appropriate tools to ensure established      standards are utilized
  • May code program based on system enhancements,      modification requests, or new design specifications
  • Own departmental efforts, team activities, and projects      to ensure quality and efficiency of work.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert for program support      after implementation, which may include additional training, upgrades, or      program enhancements
Minimum Qualifications:    
  • Bachelor's degree with major course work in computer      science, MIS, or a related field is required. Equivalent work experience      in a similar position may be substituted for education requirements.
  • Must have strong experience with Telecom CLEC; Sonus,      Ribbon Communications.
  • Understanding of Cisco IP Routing and platforms
  • Typical candidate will have 15-19 years of experience      with software engineering, system administration, programming, and/or a      related field. Certifications and/or educational experience may count      towards experience.