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Transport Engineer
Ref No.: 17-22051
Location: Atlanta, Georgia
Immediate need for a Srvc Delivery Engineer / Transport Engineer with experience in the Telecom & Cable Industry. This is 12 Months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Atlanta, GA. Please review the job description below:
                     
Job ID: 17-22051


Key Responsibilities:
  • Perform operational fulfillment activities with specific knowledge & skills associated with the following technologies.
  • Optical Transport Platforms and SONET, OTN Optical Transport Platforms.
  • Metro Core and Access Dense Wave Division Multiplexing (DWDM) platforms, both active and passive (ROADM/FOADM).
  • Long-haul, Metro & Access DWDM ITU standards, Network Management Systems (NMS).
  • Ethernet OA&M, Performance Monitoring, and test platforms , Digital Cross Connect Systems.
  • Infinera, ALU, Cisco Optical and Ethernet Solutions.
  • Network Synchronization and Timing Systems.
Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
  • 5+ years of experience required in related field (i.e. Transport Operations, Transport Design Engineering.).
  • 3+ years of experience required if candidate possesses a related advanced degree.
  • Experience working in Long Haul DWDM Optical Transmission environment and DWDM network management systems.
  • Knowledge of latest DWDM technologies (i.e. Infinera DTN-X platform) as well as the latest Metro DWDM technologies (i.e. Cisco 15454).
  • Experience with communications test sets and methodologies, including bit error rate testing, protocol analyzers, spectrum analyzers, and OTDR.
  • Experience with equipment and DC power installs, site acceptance and commissioning.
  • Required Travel up to 30%.
  • Demonstrated problem solving and analytical thinking skills.
  • Excellent collaborative skills to work effectively with teams throughout organization.
  • BS/BA in related discipline strongly preferred (i.e. EE, CS, etc.).
  • Experience in telecommunications industry desired.
  • Knowledge of Python, Visual Basic for Applications (VBA).
  • Fluency in the Microsoft Office tools suite, particularly MS Excel, MS Outlook, and MS Word. Experience with Visio, MS Access and MS Project a plus.
  • Project management skills including Gantt charts or other control tools to manage large projects.
  • Experience in network capacity planning.
Our client is a leading Telecom & Cable Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.