Verizon Outside Plant Engineer in Alpharetta, Georgia
What you’ll be doing...
You’ll be managing all engineering, maintenance, and enhancements to the Outside Plant Telephony Network, including structures, cables, and associated equipment. This critical role will coordinate with a variety of teams and have direct contact with business and residential customers. You’ll work in diverse environments, both indoors and outdoors, to solve complex problems and implement innovative solutions to keep our customers happy.
Building network, design approval, invoice approval.
ODN and OM96.
BAU work on road widening, moves, adds changes.
Emergency repair cut or damaged fibers.
Designing additions, upgrades, repairs and enhancements.
Selecting and pricing solutions based on the most effective, efficient, and timely design.
Coordinating with internal departments and liaising with residential and business end-users, building contractors, and property owners to implement solutions appropriately.
Creating winning outcomes for both us and our customers.
What we’re looking for...
You know a lot about outside plant engineering practices. You enjoy analyzing problems and having the autonomy to select and implement the right solutions. While you work well independently, you are also a great team player and enjoy leading colleagues and coordinating efforts to ensure best outcomes. No stranger to a fast-paced environment, you manage multiple assignments and competing priorities while staying focused on important deadlines. As a strong communicator, you can quickly build relationships with a diverse range of people and explain complex technical issues in a way that everyone can understand.
You'll need to have:
Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
Three or more years of relevant work experience.
Valid driver’s license.
Willingness to be on call for some weekends and perform shift work on flexible schedule.
Even better if you have:
Bachelor’s degree in engineering or technical/science/mathematics fields.
Experience with Outside Plant Engineering.
System Knowledge FUZE, CoFEE, Sitetracker, FIM, 3GIS.
Experience with designing fiber routes with drafting software.
Experience working and developing relationships with municipalities and permitting agencies
Systems knowledge CCP, BAR, CCR, VSAP, creating PO’s
Experience ordering materials for Vendors, Fiber, Duct, Trace Safe
Experience gaining permitting and ROW agreements from municipalities.
Vendor management experience.
Equipment management experience.
Experience with windows-based programs and corporate database systems.
Ability to adapt and learn new skillsets as well as project manage different aspects of site builds.
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.
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