Inside Plant Engineer

Verizon Communications New York , NY 10007

Posted 1 week ago

What you'll be doing...

You will be responsible for planning and designing network connecting wire centers in specific local areas. You will mostly design at the physical layer of the 7 layer OSI model.

  • Using the latest Reconfigurable Optical Add/Drop Multiplexer (ROADM) technology on an expansive fiber network. The network is designed using the latest equipment and on the fiber plant supporting our customers' video, data and voice services consistent with established tariff and other rules of engagement.

  • Collaborating with various Operations teams.

  • Maintaining and striving to improve the reliability of the network.

  • Being apprised of the technological advancement in the telecom sector, and being a promoter in driving change from a legacy network that consists of mostly SONET, DS3, DS1 and other circuits that make up the North American Digital Hierarchy (NADH) to the Next Generation platform consisting of predominately Optical Transport Networking (OTN) and Ethernet (data) circuits.

  • Understanding the OSMINE process and our aspiration to move to newer and better systems.

What we're looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor's degree or one or more years of work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Advanced degree in Engineering or technical/science/mathematics fields.

  • Working experience and basic knowledge of Telecom Engineering practices.

  • Computer proficiency (windows-based programs and corporate database systems).

  • Superior analytical, communication, and leadership skills.

  • Ability to manage multiple assignments simultaneously.

  • Solid written and verbal communication skills.

  • Experience and high proficiency with Microsoft tools like Excel and/or Access.

When you join Verizon...

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. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we're about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences,including race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, and Veteran status. Different makes us better.


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