OSP Engineer in Houston, TX at APEX Systems

Date Posted: 11/7/2019

Job Snapshot

  • Employee Type:
    Contractor
  • Location:
    Houston, TX
  • Job Type:
  • Experience:
    Not Specified
  • Date Posted:
    11/7/2019

Job Description

Job #:  1024858


Outside Plant Engineer
 
Location: Houston, TX
 
Contact: jdantonio@apexsystems.com
 

•Candidate must be available to work on a W2 Contract basis for at least 6 months

 
Description:
 
This individual is a Telecommunications Professional and must be capable of engineering routine and specific outside plant work orders, both distribution and feeder. Must be capable of providing administrative and field support to the outside plant work forces.
 
You will be managing all engineering, maintenance, and enhancements to the Outside Plant Telephony Network including structures, cables, and associated equipment. This critical role will coordinate with a variety of teams and have direct contact with business and residential customers. You will work in diverse environments, both indoors and outdoors, to solve complex problems and implement innovative solutions to satisfy our customers’ needs.
 
You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment.
 
Responsibilities:
 
  • Designing additions, upgrades, repairs and enhancements
  • Selecting and pricing solutions based on the most effective, efficient, and timely design
  • Coordinating with internal departments and liaising with residential and business end-users, building contractors, and property owners to implement solutions appropriately.

 
What we’re looking for:

Extensive knowledge of outside plant engineering practices. You enjoy analyzing problems and having the autonomy to select and implement the right solutions. While you work well independently, you are also a great team player and enjoy leading colleagues and coordinating efforts to ensure best outcomes. No stranger to a fast-paced environment, you manage multiple assignments and competing priorities while staying focused on important deadlines. As a strong communicator, you can quickly build relationships with a diverse range of people and explain complex technical issues in a way that everyone can understand.

Requirements:
 
  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
     

Preferred Qualifications:
 
  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or technical/science/mathematics fields.
  • Experience with windows-based programs and corporate database systems.
  • Experience with CAD, and MS Excel/MS Access.
  • Current or previous hands on experience with outside plant on construction based work.
  • Previous experience with geo. Spatial designing; usage of 3-GIS Software preferred.
  • Experience with optical distribution networks (ODN).

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
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