Principal Network Engineer - Access Solutions

Verizon Communications Irving , TX 75061

Posted 4 days ago

What you'll be doing...

You will be part of the fiber access engineering solutions team responsible for developing engineering solutions which will positively impact efficiency and acceleration of the critical One Fiber/ODN and iEN programs. This will give you the opportunity to work hand in hand with the CORE and Access engineering teams, Information Technology, and other internal organizations leveraging agile methodologies to accomplish goals quickly.

  • Lead cross functional teams (engineering, IT, operations and other peer business units) in driving positive results for multiple activities related to the strategic wireline network initiatives.

  • Lead the development and implementation of internal process and standardization initiatives.

  • Lead OSS integration and process improvement and transformation, as well as provide subject matter expertise to define OSS strategy.

  • Provide support and direction for the integration of companywide, standard processes.

  • Provide technical solutions to engineering, including process and training documentation.

  • Provide training via different mediums to impacted organizations.

  • Develop network initiatives and lead projects to accelerate our scale to 5G and other strategic initiatives.

  • Coordinate and lead UAT testing efforts.

What we're looking for...

You'll need to have:

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

  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.

  • Experience with large scale IT systems.

  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering or related field.

  • Ten or more years in Network Engineering, access /transport implementation/network creation, operations or planning.

  • Five or more years of planning and/or designing telecommunications networks. (CAD, IDDS/ICGS, FIM, 3GIS).

  • ESRI or equivalent geospatial design environment experience, certifications, etc.

  • PMP certification.

  • SAFe (Scaled Agile Framework) certifications.

  • Experience in one or more ISP (inside plant) /OSP (outside plant) network engineering disciplines including, but not limited to: IOF, Access, and Data.

  • Leadership experience of cross functional teams.

  • Capability to work effectively and efficiently in a fast-paced, ever changing environment.

  • Ability to be a highly technical & strategic thought leader as well as a "hands on" implementer

  • Ability to work independently with minimal direction.

  • Ability to coordinate multiple initiatives with competing objectives.

  • Experience with Engineering Inventory & Provisioning systems.

  • Experience creating Process documentation (M&P) and Process flows.

  • Experience with Word, Excel, PowerPoint, Visio or iGrafx or other business process mapping tools.

  • Knowledge of relational databases.

  • Experience in an Agile Environment with an understanding of roles.

  • Experience creating UAT test plan & scripts.

  • Experience with ODN/FTTP design engineering systems and processes including MxU design.

  • Mobile application development and implementation.

When you join Verizon...

You'll have the power to go beyond doing the work that's transforming how people, businesses and things connect with each other. Not only do we provide the fastest and most reliable network for our customers, but we were first to 5G - a quantum leap in connectivity. Our connected solutions are making communities stronger and enabling energy efficiency. Here, you'll have the ability to make an impact and create positive change. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, join our team of the best and brightest. We offer great pay, amazing benefits and opportunity to learn and grow in every role. Together we'll go far.

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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