What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is investing in its network to improve the way we live, work, and communicate. Our network transformation will be critical for all our future connectivity businesses including new products such as IoT, 5G, and future smart cities. As part of this network transformation, you will help build one network engineered for growth for all lines of business. This new 'Intelligent Edge Network' leverages virtualization and software defined networking and will transform how we provide products and service, and maintain our position as the industry leader. Verizon is seeking motivated and driven Engineering professionals to support the Intelligent Edge network.

Core Equipment Engineering (CEEI) group under Verizon Wireline Network Operations and Engineering organization is responsible for equipment engineering, implementation engineering, and network equipment inventory for networks supporting Multi-Service Edge (MSE), Public and Private IP, Voice over IP (VoIP), Internal Data Network (IDN), . CEE provides and supports construction and provisioning teams with detailed project installation packages (I-Specs) and material ordering while maintaining records in centralized engineering databases called ICON and VENUE.

The selected candidate will fulfill functions within the organization that may include:

  • Perform detailed equipment engineering for new network build outs and augments. This includes the creation of I-Specs for installation forces to properly install, turn-up, inventory, and configure the equipment, obtaining appropriate management approvals, requisitioning of project materials/equipment, and ensuring vendor delivery.
  • Creation of I-Spec which includes: Coordinate Detail Engineering, Equipment/Hardware/Cable Ordering, Delivery and Installation. Set and track appropriate dates and facilitate communication/coordination between cross functional teams to ensure successful, on-time completion.
  • Ensure that work meets all applicable engineering, financial, planning, and operational standards.
  • Manage, input, and update Engineering Databases (i.e. ICON, Venue…) to reflect new builds, adds, and decommissions.
  • Provide general guidance to cross functional teams as it pertains to Network projects, systems, and process.
  • Resolve a wide array of engineering issues in coordination with other internal/external organizations.
  • Maintain higher level privileges and access to system applications that are required to manipulate the engineering data.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Four or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to travel.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.
  • Experience with the creation of I-Specs for installation forces to properly install, turn-up, inventory, and configure the equipment.
  • Experience in the creation of I-Spec which includes: Coordinate Detail Engineering, Equipment/Hardware/Cable Ordering, delivery and Installation.
  • Experience in managing, inputting, and updating Engineering Databases (i.e. ICON, Venue…) to reflect new builds, adds, and decommissions.
  • Five or more years of experience with Equipment/Detailed Engineering.
  • Knowledge of telecom networks and relevantequipment..
  • Knowledge of Engineering systems and Databases.
  • Strong computer skills including proficiency in the MS Office suite.
  • Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
  • Ability to be highly motivated, self-supervised, customer focused individual with organizational and leadership skills to drive all projects to completion.

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

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