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Senior Equipment Engineer
Ref No.: 17-23607
Location: Whites Creek, Tennessee
Immediate need for a Senior Equipment Engineer  for a position in the Telecom  Industry. This is a 4 months contract opportunity with long-term potential located in Whites Creek,TN. Please review the job description below:


Job ID:17-23607


 Key Responsibilities:

 
  • Procurement and implementation of all network equipment nece80000ary to support system expansion and growth of Telecommunication Wirele80000 Cell Site network.
  • The network elements include: EvDO, LTE, AWS, New Site builds, Shelter Swaps and BAU Service improvements.
  • Perform project management responsibilities and coordinate installation of equipment according to established area network plans and regional operations, facilities, and circuit design engineering groups. Work with planning organizations to develop strategies for ensuring sufficient network capacity.
  • Effectively manage vendors and consultants.
  • Work with vendors to obtain quotes, negotiate pricing, and ensure their products and services meet Telecommunication Wirele80000 requirements.
  • Request authorization for funds, i80000ue purchase orders, and manage procurement activities using PeopleSoft Purchasing system.
  • Manage ordering, installation, and payment for equipment in accordance with monthly budget objectives. Actively manage open commitments and all other financial targets per HQ and Regional directives. Review and approve all COP (Close Out Packages) from completed projects.
  • Work closely with traffic, facility, and system performance engineers to meet customer needs.
  • Ensure departmental compliance with company procurement policies.
  • Manage Equipment movement from the Staging Facility to cell sites utilizing Ship Request Forms, the CATs System and SF personnel.
  • Must be self motivated and have ability to complete tasks with little supervision.
  • Strong Project Management and Communication skills with the ability to work closely with Team members.

Key Requirements and Technology Experience:
 
  • B.S. Degree or minimum of 5 yrs equivalent Telecommunications experience.
  • Must be self managed and motivated.
  • Experience in managing budgets and peoplesoft skills a plus.


 
Our client is a leading Telecom  Industry and we are currently interviewing to fill this and other similar contract positions. Qualified candidates should apply online for immediate consideration.