Physical Implementation Engineer in Bluffton, South Carolina at Hargray

Date Posted: 12/3/2019

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Job Description

General Description of Position:

 This position focuses on the network equipment for projects at Data Centers and major Telecommunication sites that are needed for various technologies: IP routing and switching Platforms, Optical platforms, and Access Technologies Platforms.

 The responsibilities in this role would include providing install teams with detailed project installation specifications (I-Specs) then order and track material while maintaining databases for handling of project deliverables and equipment assets. You will also be expected to drive internal and external vendor teams to meet construction timelines while meeting equipment Engineering standards. Experience with or deep understanding of Physical Equipment Installs, Project Management and in updating complex systems/tools is also required.

 Duties and Responsibilities:

  •  Perform detailed equipment engineering for new network build outs and augments. This includes the creation of I-Specs for installation forces to properly install, turn-up, inventory, and configure the equipment, obtaining appropriate management approvals, requisitioning of project materials/equipment, and ensuring vendor delivery.
  • Creation of I-Spec which includes: Coordinate Detail Engineering, Equipment/Hardware/Cable Ordering, delivery, and Installation. Set and track appropriate dates and facilitate communication/coordination between cross functional teams to ensure successful, on-time completion.
  • Ensure that work meets all applicable engineering, financial, planning, and operational standards.
  • Manage, input, and update Engineering Databases repositories to reflect new builds, adds, and decommissions.
  • Provide general guidance to cross functional teams as it pertains to Network projects, systems, and process.
  • Resolve a wide array of engineering issues in coordination with other internal/external organizations.
  • Maintain higher level privileges and access to system applications that are required to manipulate the engineering data.
  • Perform other duties as requested.

Job Requirements

Minimum Qualifications:

  • 5 or more years related experience with Network Equipment Engineering or Install and/or Detailed Engineering.
  • Bachelor’s Degree in Electrical or Mechanical Engineering or demonstrated work experience.
  • Fluent in English with excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in the MS Office suite.
  • Detail oriented.
  • Some necessary skills are: effective communication, negotiating with and motivating other teams, problem solving skills and self-motivation.
  • Experience managing telecommunication engineering projects.

 EOE/ Disability