Expeditors Telecom Engineer - IS Communications in Seattle, Washington

In the IS Communications Department at Expeditors, we view the network & voice communication as the conduit for a $6B company. As Peter states above, “We’re in the information business”. The communication of that information is what we enable whether it is voice, video, emails, or IM’s. We see this as an enormous responsibility that we take very seriously, and we have a lot of fun doing it!

If you are the type of person who wants to be a part of something great, influence the growth of our global voice strategy, lead with confidence, and help to drive the future of our voice network, then this is an excellent opportunity for you.

Our Telecom Engineers are responsible for designing, deploying, & maintaining voice solutions throughout our global enterprise. They keep in mind our company’s customer service focus when developing standards and evaluating possible solutions. They take a tenacious approach to resolving issues. Applicants should be motivated, self-sufficient, capable and excited about Information Technology as well as interested in taking on a complex voice environment.

Essential Experience

  • Minimum 3 years VOIP or SIP experience

  • Prior experience managing an enterprise phone system

  • Excellent communication & customer service skills

  • In depth knowledge of voice/data design & industry standards

  • Strong understanding of Voice over IP quality troubleshooting

Preferred Experience

  • Global phone or voice experience including design & deployment of global solutions

  • Microsoft Lync / Skype administration

  • Experience with legacy PBX phone systems (Alcatel Lucent, Mitel)

  • Experience with physical layer cabling

Key words: /Logistics, Global Supply Chain, Cisco, HP, switches, routers, MPLS, Internet, Alcatel Lucent, voice, Lync, Skype, PBX, telecom, phone, VoIP, SIP trunking/

Expeditors offers excellent benefits

  • Paid Vacation, Holiday, Sick Time

  • Health Plan: Medical, Prescription Drug, Dental and Vision

  • Life and Long Term Disability Insurance

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings Plan

  • Employee Stock Purchase Plan

  • Training and Personnel Development Program

All your information will be kept confidential according to EEO guidelines.