About this role:
The Network Engineer is responsible for preparing detailed engineering plans and designs and will also evaluate the existing network architecture and the requirements of a given network project. Including but not limited to creating engineering projects that place equipment that supports Ethernet, DS1 and DS3 orders, DSLAM installations and the assignment of the fiber facilities associated with them as well as facilitating their completion through local construction and operations resources. Preparing detailed Work Order, Bill of Materials, and the Labor required for networking / transmission related devices in a provider network. The engineer owns the technical and financial responsibilities for the entire project through to completion.
This person in this role will work with other engineers from Outside Plant, Transport, Core, and Network Planning to support the implementation of network services.
What you'll do:
The Network Engineer will have responsibility for a geographic area regarding all Broadband and Central Office Equipment within this boundary and/or assist in other duties outside of the area as assigned, designing and implementing network solutions for the assigned area.
Network capital project ownership, oversight, and advisor
Provide guidance and support to installation and provisioning groups.
Have an understanding of capital and how to control capital spending through business case development.
Will need to able to travel occasionally to conduct site reviews, meet customers, and meet with leadership.
What you'll need:
Advance Excel Spreadsheet Knowledge.
Five years Management experience including in a Union labor environment.
Four- year degree in electronics or computer sciences or at least 2 years of experience in data engineering and network design and implementation roles in large scale transport networks.
Project management skills
Knowledge of Ethernet and Optical network components and design.
Knowledge of Ethernet (certifications are a plus), MPLS, ATM, SONET, and ROADM architectures and theories.
Must be able to demonstrate a strong analytical aptitude.
Strong English-language written and oral communications skills. Must be comfortable presenting and be able to provide appropriate level of materials to all audiences - executive, engineering, marketing, and customer.
Knowledge of Power Point, Microsoft Word, and Excel.
Knowledge of Metasolv M6, FROGs, and Varasset are beneficial.
Be able to work outside the Monday thru Friday time frame as needed.
Team Oriented and result driven.
What we offer:
Full Medical, Dental, Vision for you and your family
Paid Time Off
Short- and Long-Term Disability
Life Insurance included with your Frontier employment with an opportunity to add more!
We are deeply committed to attracting talented team members in the US from all backgrounds regardless of race, age, gender, ethnicity, religion, sexual orientation, disability status, or nationality. However, at this time, we are not sponsoring any Visas.