Apex Systems, the Nations Second Largest IT Staffing firm, is in search of a qualified OSP Engineer for a leading Telecommunications provider based out of Freehold, NJ. If Interested: Please send an updated copy of your resume to email@example.com with a phone number where you can be reached. Due to the volume of applications, only qualified candidates will be contacted. Description The Outside Plant Engineer is responsible for designing upgrades, repairs, and enhancements to the Outside Plant telephony network. This includes all structures (such as poles and conduit systems), cable (copper & fiber) and associated equipment for aerial, underground, buried, submarine, pair gain, and digital loop carrier systems, preferably SLC 5, SLC 96, Litespan 2000 and/or Tellabs 1000. The engineer monitors and analyzes activity within a geographical turf and designs solutions to maintain or enhance service. He/she coordinates professionally with a variety of CLIENT departments and also has direct external customer contact with CLIENT customers and partners including government agencies, other utilities as well as construction industry trades and contractors. The engineer must be able to solve complex problems with innovative solutions, select and implement the most effective design and project manage the resulting work order through to completion. The engineer has the authority, up to a set dollar limit, to choose and implement solutions independently. The engineer needs the ability to work independently in a diverse environment both indoors and outdoors. The employee may need to drive a non CDL vehicle and possess a valid drivers license. The employee may need to sit, stand or walk for periods of time to accomplish engineering work including field surveys. The employee may need to lift/move materials customary to a typical office environment.
1. Must have bachelor's degree preferably in a Science and work experience directly in OSPE for a telecom firm.
2. Must have experience with IDDS/ICGS/Visio
3. Must be familiar with engineering copper, fiber, FTTP networks
4. Superior analytical, communication, project management skills.
5. Excellent written and verbal customer contact skills including negotiation experience.
(valuable, but not required to obtain the position)
1. PMP or CAPM
2. Tellabs T1000 System Design a ++
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