Korek Telecom

IP Expert

Job Overview


  • The IP Core Expert is responsible for providing expert level of support and guidance for core routers/switches implementation and ongoing support 24/7 to IP team.
  • To take care of the internal peer review of changes and device hardware, software maintenance and upgrades.
  • Handles the device configuration verification and troubleshooting and actively involves in internal and external IP projects.
  • Must consult with other departments regarding Service Build, IP Design, Core network Planning and Capacity.
  • Should create and maintain accurate network documentations and diagrams, proactively assess the environment and bring forward solutions to increase network resiliency.


Key Responsibilities

  • MPBN Core network monitoring, expansion, capacity planning, upgrade and design.
  • IT and Enterprise network health, expansion, optimize, support and troubleshooting.
  • NMS management such as SolarWinds, NFM-P and Huawei NCE.
  • Work and interact with other team members to proactively maintains core network, supports other departments during network issue.
  • Working closely with other departments and outside vendors to identify, recommend, implement, and operate functional and cost-effective infrastructure management solutions.
  • Developing and reporting to management by identifying the SLA-based for measuring the key indicators that qualifying the performance of the offered services.
  • Ensure other team members are fully trained.
  • Good coordination with other team members when required to ensure issues are addressed and closed on time.
  • Full understanding of CAPEX/OPEX for IP hardware and software.
  • Capable to create RFI, BoQ, RFQ, RCA, LLD, HLD.
  • Should be available 24/7.



  • Cisco Certified Internetworking Expert (CCIE) or equivalent.
  • Deep understanding about layer 1 infrastructure from fiber optics, SFP’s, ODF’s, DWDM, SDH, EoSDH.
  • Deep knowledge of TCP/IP and OSI model.
  • Deep understanding of static and dynamic routing protocols, and hands-on experience in the IP MPLS networks and BGP routing.
  • ITIL or equivalent management certificates.


Work Experience



Bachelor or Master in Communication or Computer Engineering.



  • English (required)
  • Kurdish (required)
  • Arabic (preferred)