YRC Freight Communications Tech Analyst II in Overland Park, Kansas
Under the guidance of management and senior staff, performs the associated tasks and responsibilities of a Communications Analyst 2 in the management of telecommunication equipment, systems, and services used by the company. Uses his/her general knowledge of the organization and understanding of day-to-day operations to further develop competencies to perform analysis, make recommendations, implement and/or support telecommunications in the field and/or headquarter locations.
ESSENTIAL DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Demonstrates an understanding of communications systems and supports the functionality, capacity, reliability, availability, and recoverability of systems, equipment, and service.
Participates in and assists other team members in performing analysis of communication systems, equipment, and/or services.
Develops skills to make job related recommendations with cost/benefit analysis.
Observes and assists in the planning, ordering, and implementation of communication systems and services.
Utilizes knowledge to monitor, troubeshoot, and resolve requests, problems and outages in a timely and effective manner with assistance from vendors and in-house resources.
Acts as a liaison between vendors, technical support groups and operations personnel to ensure proper communication and support is planned and provided.
Assists in the research and evaluation of communication products, services and technology.
Successfully manages small projects with supervision by following the Project Management methodology.
Provides rotational 24 x 7 on-call support with minimal assistance from senior team members.
Adaptability - Maintaining effectiveness when experiencing major changes in work responsibilities or environment (e.g., people, processes, structure, or culture); adjusting effectively to change by exploring the benefits, trying new approaches, and collaborating with others to make the change successful.
Building Trusting Relationships - Using appropriate interpersonal styles to establish effective relationships with customers and internal partners; interacting with others in a way that promotes openness and trust and gives them confidence in one’s intentions.
Collaborating - Working cooperatively with others to help a team or work group achieve its goals.
Communication - Conveying information and ideas clearly and concisely to individuals or groups in an engaging manner that help them understand and retain the message; listening actively to others.
Continuous Learning - Actively identifying new areas for learning; regularly creating and taking advantage of learning opportunities; using newly gained knowledge and skill on the job and learning through their application.
Initiating Action - Taking prompt action to accomplish work goals; taking action to achieve results beyond what is required; being proactive.
Work Standards - Setting high standards of performance for self and others; assuming responsibility and accountability for successfully completing assignments or tasks; self-imposing standards of excellence rather than having standards imposed.
Bachelor's Degree or the equivalent combination of education and experience.
Minimum five (5) years of relevant in-depth technical knowledge in areas related to platform specific systems and/or voice network operations.
Ability to provide move, add, and change services.
Experience with Avaya, ShoreTel, Cisco or Mitel voice systems.
Experience with Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP)
Ability to work effectively with personnel on all levels.
Five (5) years of experience in telecommunication’s role.
Experience in supporting a large telecommunications infrastructure.
Experience with Session Border Controllers.
Experience with Session Initiation Protocol (SIP).
This job primarily operates in a professional office environment indoors. Routinely uses standard office equipment such as computers, phones, photocopiers, filing cabinets, and fax machines.
The position requires the ability to spend long hours sitting or standing while using office equipment and computers. Ability to perform repetitive tasks such as typing and keying. Occasional lifting, pushing/pulling, carrying 10 lbs of supplies and materials is required.
YRC Worldwide is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer
Minorities/Females/Persons with Disabilities/Protected Veterans
Title: Communications Tech Analyst II
Location: KS-Overland Park
Requisition ID: 1805EY