What you’ll be doing...

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for engineering, implementing and coordinating telecommunications systems including inside and outside plant facilities.
  • Engages appropriate internal and external organizations with professional written/verbal communications to accomplish required tasks.
  • Identifies and evaluates inside and outside plant facilities to determine which systems best serve Company and Customer requirements.
  • Proposes solutions supported by sound engineering and operational productivity to achieve goals in creative and effective ways.
  • Recognizes vulnerabilities in network infrastructure and makes intelligent decisions to ensure reliability – within financial constraints.
  • Prepares detailed cost analysis, project specifications, route mapping, and business justifications.
  • Receives general instruction, otherwise performs independently with minimal supervision, exercising latitude to achieve daily objectives and approaches to critical/complex assignments.
  • Effectively manage a wide range of simultaneous activities often interrupted by other demands.
  • Responds immediately to network outages, assisting and engaging in the deployment and execution of assigned tasks. May require off hour work during catastrophic events.
  • Regular work conditions are 40 hours per week with limited travel. Extended hours and occasional weekend work may be required depending on business demands.
  • Responsible for producing detailed cost analysis, project specifications, job management, requisitions, and detailed installation specifications.
  • Engages appropriate organizations to communicate project requirements and ensure required activities are completed on time and within budget.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to travel up to 25%.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Excellent verbal, written, and listening skills – ability to interact with customers and coworkers at most levels including executives.
  • Detail oriented, well organized, and effective in multi-tasking.
  • Ability to work independently to achieve deliverables and resolve urgent issues.
  • Knowledge of engineering principles within ISP job related functional area to include best practices, procedures and company standards.
  • Strong Computer skills (Databases, Processes, and Administrative) – Experience with complex applications to include Word, Excel, Visio, AutoCAD, and PowerPoint.
  • Knowledge of complex field application. Ensure that projects are installed and constructed in accordance with specifications and company standards.
  • Experience working with application of engineering systems and databases.
  • Knowledge of Network Architecture, current and future topology.
  • Experience with IP and Networking Theory.
  • Strong customer skills and the ability to handle complex customer issues with minimal supervision.
  • Outside Plant knowledge.

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.

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