CenturyLink Senior Engineer, Planning in Broomfield, Colorado

CenturyLink (NYSE: CTL) at http://www.centurylink.com is a global communications and IT services company focused on connecting its customers to the power of the digital world. CenturyLink offers network and data systems management, big data analytics, managed security services, hosting, cloud, and IT consulting services. The company provides broadband, voice, video, advanced data and managed network services over a robust 265,000-route-mile U.S. fiber network and a 360,000-route-mile international transport network. Visit CenturyLink at http://www.centurylink.com/ for more information.

Job Summary


Role includes development, maintenance, and presentation of the NetEx optimization portfolio, execution of the off-net access vendor aggregation networks management strategy (both TDM and IP), budget ownership of off-net access vendor aggregation reoccurring NetEx liability, planning and project preparation of NetEx optimization opportunities, creation of actionable optimization work packages, surveillance and expectation management of optimization work packages through the implementation process, and financial reconciliation of optimization operational actions.

Job Description


  • Maintain near term and long range NetEx optimization opportunity plans

  • Identify and prioritize incremental opportunities for the optimization funnel

  • Collaborate with partner teams to deliver on re-term/re-rate NetEx management objectives

  • Proactively headroom-manage off-net access aggregation networks to support incremental revenue and enable optimization

  • Develop optimization work packages

  • Mitigate risk present encountered during workflow implementation

  • Forecast operational actions

  • Deliver on corporate NetEx optimization and synergy objectives


  • Bachelor's degree or equivalent education and relevant experience

  • 6 - 8 years of related experience

  • 4+ with a Master's Degree


Masters or Equivalent

Bachelors or Equivalent

Alternate Location: US-Colorado-Broomfield

Requisition # : 195316

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