Verizon Outside Plant Engineer in New York, New York

What you’ll be doing...

As the Outside Plant Engineer, you will be responsible for the field survey and Engineering design function for our Fios Open for Sale program. Responsibilities include surveying customer locations and the surrounding Verizon Network in order to provide a local design solution for the delivery of service. This includes the identification of Outside Plant Fiber Optic Network elements in proximity to the customer and determining methods of delivery to the customer’s building. This role will require coordination with a variety of teams and will have direct contact with business and residential customers. Work will be performed in an outdoor environment and also indoors within customer premises.

  • Planning and Designing additions, upgrades, repairs and enhancements.

  • Selecting and pricing solutions based on the most effective, efficient, and timely design.

  • Coordination with internal departments and customer focused communication with residential and business end-users, building contractors, and property owners to implement solutions appropriately.

  • Creating winning outcomes for both Verizon and its customers.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Associate's degree or two or more years of work experience.

  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • Bachelor’s degree in engineering or technical/science/mathematics fields.

  • Outside Plant Engineering, Construction, or Installation Experience.

  • Experience with windows-based programs and corporate database systems.

  • Experience with CAD, and MS Excel/MS Access.

  • Demonstrated strong analytical and problem solving skills and the ability to make network design decisions based on recommended Engineering Guidelines and design criteria.

  • Ability to interact with customers effectively in order to communicate and explain our service order process and the method of delivery.

  • Demonstrated ability to quickly build relationships with a diverse range of people and explain complex technical issues in a way that everyone can understand.

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.

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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