What you’ll be doing...

Perform Field Engineering and Vendor Management for various build initiatives in the Verizon networks. Candidate will engineer and manage multiple simultaneous projects. The position requires involvement throughout the life cycle of a build, in particular to resolve technical issues as they present themselves.

The Engineer will utilize Verizon Capacity Creation Process (CCP) system, Central Office Engineering (CoFEE), and other internal systems to document all technical solutions and ensure a timely deployment of all builds.

What we’re looking for...

Functional Responsibilities Include:

  • Engineering details will include but not be limited to project-specific installation instructions, engineering database (ICON, CCP) updates, equipment configurations, card/port assignments/requirements, power mapping, cable running lists, floor space and rack placement, and detailed Bill of Material (BOM).
  • Coordinate and drive Engineering issues to resolution
  • Manage multiple Capacity Creation Requests for new hardware deployments, reconfigurations, decommissions, and First Office Application (FOA) projects.
  • Negotiate and coordinate overall project schedules for Engineering activities, Construction start and completion dates.
  • Accurately identify, monitor, report, escalate, and resolve technical issues encountered throughout the build process
  • Visit locations for the site survey and/or end-of-job (EOJ) walk through / audit of build for installation practice adherence.
  • Maintain excellent communication with Project Manager, Functional Team Members and Direct Management to ensure early identification of issues and timely reporting of status.

College degree with focus in area of engineering or other technical discipline. Highly motivated, self-supervised, customer focused individual with organizational and leadership skills to push all projects to completion, using conflict resolution, facilitation, solution-driven analysis, superior communication and project methodology in combination with technical expertise in telecom network engineering. Excellent Excel, Word and other MS application skills a must.

You'll need to have:

  • Associate's degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to be on call for some weekends and perform shift work on a flexible schedule.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Military experience.
  • Knowledge of telecommunications equipment and technologies like Telephony Switching, Data Communications and Network Routers.

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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