Exelon Technical Analyst IT - Skype Unified Communications Operations Engineer in Orchard Beach, Maryland

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PRIMARY PURPOSE OF POSITION

Provide technical expertise to support operations, maintenance and optimization of Unified Communications (voice/video conference) hardware and software solutions. Includes client support, incident and change management queues and tools. Provide IT teams and business personnel with technology solutions by weighing advantages of technology standards, market availability of products, risks and benefits of technology to meet business/IT needs. Expected to work under minimal supervision.

PRIMARY DUTIES AND ACCOUNTABILITIES

  • Provide technical expertise and/or operations support for optimizing performance and reliability of the Unified Communications (voice/video conference) solutions. Monitor incident and request queues for daily activities necessary to support the enterprise. Provide technical expertise and implement hardware/software platform upgrades or enhancements as directed by the Engineering team. Contribute to technical project activities including new builds or site decommission. Support on-call rotation. 40%

  • Assist IT Architecture and Engineering community in planning the introduction of Unified Communications Solutions and/or identifying the most appropriate technology choices to accomplish goals by utilizing Exelon’s standard governance process as outlined in the Management Model. Ensure appropriate implementation and operational turnover of technology within the production environments. 15%

  • Build and maintain knowledge of new technologies or technology opportunities and assist in analysis of their use for business and/or IT clients. 15%

  • Identify and provide Business and IT data on IT trends and issues. Participate in review and standards setting. Assist in providing feedback within IT for platform efficiencies & optimization. 15%

  • Maintain and enhance engagement with business and IT partners. 10%

  • Maintain technical knowledge and business acumen within own discipline or function. 5%

POSITION SPECIFICATIONS

Minimum

  • Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science or related discipline and typically 7 years’ experience in Unified Communications with a specialty of Microsoft Skype for Business within a large-scale Enterprise environment or equivalent combination of education and work experience.

  • Broad technical expertise with deep technical knowledge in the areas of Call Control, Session Border Controllers, Gateways and supporting protocols within the Unified Communications environment

  • Excellent communications skills - Able to effectively communicate highly technical information in non-technical terminology (written and verbal).

  • Understanding of change management principles associated with new technology implementations.

  • Demonstrated leadership ability

  • Understanding of project management principles

Preferred:

  • MCSE: Communication or Productivity

  • Skype for Business Integration with:

o Cisco Unified Communications - VoIP

o Oracle SBC

o Avaya VoIP

  • ITIL Certification

Position Scope

  • Maintain deep knowledge of Unified Communications technology and its application across Exelon.

  • Maintain incident, tasks, quotes and request management queues for the Unified Communications Operations team.

  • Participate in 24x7x365 support of the Enterprise Unified Communications environment. Includes participation in on-call rotation.

  • Provide Operations support of internal and business unit sponsored project activities; new builds, enhancements or upgrades.

  • Maintain and/or implement new software/firmware updates on Enterprise Unified Communications platforms to meet security, regulatory or compliance standards.

  • Promote knowledge via seminars, presentations and publications within IT and Exelon.

  • Participate in technological innovation to drive new business opportunities and solve complex business problems

  • Work under minimal supervision.

Exelon is proud to be an equal opportunity employer and employees or applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to: age, color, disability, gender, national origin, race, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, protected veteran status, or any other classification protected by federal, state, or local law.

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Job Information Technology - Staff

Organization: BSC Information Technology

Title: Technical Analyst IT - Skype Unified Communications Operations Engineer

Location: MD-Orchard Beach

Other Locations: US-IL-JOLIET, US-IL-OAKBROOK TERRACE, US-MD-BALTIMORE, US-PA-KENNETT SQUARE

Requisition ID: 212215