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Engineer I

Location: Carlsbad, California

Job Type: Direct Hire

Job Id #: 6533

Summary

Responsible for the engineering and design of the most cost-effective, accurate and high quality OSP construction work prints while meeting or exceeding all client deadlines.

Job Responsibilities (Including, but not limited to:)

  • Work in various customer specific systems to produce a cost effective engineered design for construction to place, splice, install and maintain for many years to come.
  • Identify assigned fiber/copper pairs at a strategic access points and design an aerial and or underground path from point A to point B.
  • Identify the necessary requirements to successfully attach fiber/copper cables to a poles as well as place cables in the underground environments.
  • Engineer in the public right of way and on private property avoiding conflict with existing facilities.

Required Skills and Qualifications

  • High school diploma or GED equivalent.
  • Bachelor’s degree in Science, Technology, Engineering or Mathematics preferred.
  • Experience and understanding of outside plant engineering and construction techniques.
  • Experience working with Outside Plant Engineering in the following systems: AutoCAD, and or client-specific GIS software.
  • Knowledge of fiber networking, routing, and network management.
  • Deep understanding of Outside Plant Engineering as it pertains to the architecture of various FTTX networks.
  • Construction experience preferred, but not required.
  • Field experienced preferable, but not required.
  • Experience with project management processes, tools, and the ability to coordinate multiple projects with reproducible results.
  • Experience with AutoCAD and Microsoft Excel.
  • Deadline driven, self-motivated, and technically savvy.
  • Excellent verbal and written interpersonal communication skills.
  • Superior time management.
  • Strong attention to detail.
  • Ability to be flexible, take direction with ease, including changes to schedule and workflow priorities.
  • Critical thinking skills; make assessments and provide solutions to problems.
  • Ability to maintain professional tact in a fast-paced work environment with internal personnel and clients.
  • Superior customer service. Dedication to providing customers “White Glove Service”.

Travel

  • May be required at times for training purposes.

Physical Requirements

  • Able to sit for long periods of time.
  • Able to look at a computer screen for long periods of time.