2 year contract role
The incumbent is expected to be able to interpret Tactical Infrastructure Plans for Telecommunications platforms, and provide recommended physical and logical network topology and detailed design specifications, in one or more platforms (Data/IP, Access, Broadband, ETTS, GPON, Transport, Radio, and Switching). The Contractor is also expected provide guidance to partner teams and peers and meet committed project timelines and budget.
SONET and Ethernet services: DS1, DS3, OC3, OC12, OC48, OC192,
Gigabit Ethernet Experience with activations, installation, or design of SONET and Ethernet services
Basic computer skills
A desire to provide a high level of service to customers
Excellent verbal and written communication skills
Ability to be effective as part of a team, and working individually.
Ability to work some after-hours occasionally for changes to customer services
Knowledge of Telecom Networks
Experience working with the following transport equipment: Fujitsu 4100, 9500 Nortel (Ciena) OM3500, OM6500, 5200 Titan 5500 DACS Alcatel DACS
Experience with legacy equipment would also be an asset, such as Nortel LH1600, OC12 7 48
Classic Circuit design experience would be an asset (e.g. Circuit Vision or Netcracker)
Filed experience with test & turnup of transport or Ethernet would be an asset.
DESIGN SKILL SETS
Technical and analytical skills
Knowledge of Central office environment (Bays, Cabinets, Rack layouts) -
Knowledge of Fiber Main Distribution Frame configurations
SONET / Transport experience
Digital Cross Connect experience
Knowledge/experience of IP network
Be able to create assignable infrastructure records in designated systems and design circuit orders for execution
Issue designs and ensure orders are distributed appropriately for customer services.
Ability to collaborate with a variety of diverse groups and teams
Excellent working knowledge of Microsoft Office applications (MS Excel, MS Word, Visio, MS PowerPoint)