Verizon Outside Plant Engineer Planner in Syracuse, New York

What you’ll be doing...

Our Network Engineering team is responsible for designing and maintaining network infrastructure to provide quality products/services to our customers. The candidate selected for this position will be responsible for creating Planning Packages for the NY Broadband / CAF project in Upstate NY. Responsibilities including forecasting future network needs, correctly sizing fiber and network elements to ensure infrastructure will support our business needs, feeder and distribution fiber route selection and CO equipment termination. You will perform assignments of varied responsibility, scope, and complexity. Providing strategic network plans to the Design teams in a fast paced, high energy working environment.

What we’re looking for...

You have an understanding of 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:

•Bachelor's degree of four or more years of work experience.

•Four or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

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

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

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

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

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