Jack Waters is the chief technology officer for Level 3 Communications, focused on global network technology, architecture, engineering, process and security that are critical for Level 3 to deliver the solutions its customers need. Mr. Waters joined Level 3 in 1997 and has held numerous roles with the company spanning operations and engineering.
Prior to his current role, Mr. Waters led Level 3’s global operations team. Before joining Level 3, Mr. Waters served as an executive staff member for MCI Communications, Inc. with responsibility for network architecture, design and implementation. In that role, he was also an original member of the team responsible for InternetMCI, the company’s initial Internet service. Prior to MCI, Mr. Waters worked as director of engineering and operations for SURAnet, the Southeastern University Research and Academic Network.