Sr. Optical Transport Design Engineering Specialist – Rochester, NY

Title: Sr. Optical Transport Design Engineering Specialist (Rochester, NY)
Location: Rochester, NY – must be willing to work in the Rochester market
Skills: CP, CCNA, CCDA etc. preferred, but not required
Type: Contract + Direct Hire
Pay Rate: TBD based on experience
Duration: Long Term
Start Date: ASAP
 
 
Sr. Optical Transport Design Engineering Specialist

Sr. Optical Transport Design Engineering Specialist functions as a technical specialist. With minimal oversight, develops and applies advanced engineering techniques, concepts and approaches to unique engineering problems. May supervise engineering staff on projects of medium to high complexity or serve as a technical specialist providing knowledge and expertise.
The Network Engineer will be responsible for Optical Transport assessment, planning, design and implementation for utility clients. The Network Engineer will be responsible for three or more optical transport technologies such as TDM (DS0/T1/T3), SONET, Packet Transport and Optical Transport Network (DWDM/OTN). The Network Engineer activities include assessments/audits, troubleshooting and implementation for Smart Grid utility clients. May offer technical advisory and consulting services to the client. Provides Subject Matter Expert (SME) support to business development and pursuit activities, including assisting in the creation of proposal, scope, level of effort estimation and implementation plans. Leads and participates in project execution and technical delivery.

Typically, a minimum of 5+ years transport network related work experience. Utility experience preferred.
Preferred Technical Competencies:
• Advanced knowledge of optical transport engineering design principles, guides and standards.
• Specific product knowledge and hands-on configuration experience on a variety of vendors (i.e. Nokia, Cisco, Ciena, Fujitsu, etc. OTN/DWDM/IP-MPLS/Packet Transport
• Advanced experience with configuring, testing and evaluating optical and SONET networks using tools such as OTDRs, Light Meters, optical scopes and other related transport apparatus.
• Hands-on experience configuring, testing and evaluating transport networks such as SONET, DWDM/OTN, and Packet Transport.
• Experience or knowledge using 3 or more of such tools as OTDRs, Fiber Characterization Test Sets, Optical Channel Spectrum Analyzers, Light Meters, TDM/Packet Test Sets and other related transport apparatus.
• Expert Installation experience with establishing, commissioning and integrating optical network devices, fiber, cable management and rack power distribution.
• Ability to evaluate, refine and implement architectural designs.
• Professional network documentation skills, including, but not limited to the development and evolving of network drawings, rack layouts, cut sheets and various technical deliverables.
• Writings skills in creating and publishing professional processes and procedures, including System Requirements, Method of Procedures (MOPs), work packages, Request for Information (RFI) and Request for Proposals (RFP), among other related deliverables.
• Well-rounded knowledge of telecommunications technologies
• Ability to scope engineering deliverable content
• Industry knowledge and technology trends
• Knowledge of technical aspects of the proposal process
• Intermediate knowledge of construction & constructability practices & principles
• Intermediate knowledge of process, procedures for project controls and estimating
• Experience with configuring RF/WiMax/Microwave radio equipment is desirable
• Cybersecurity knowledge and experience is also desirable.

The following vendor experience preferred: Ciena, Nokia, GE (JMUX)
Certifications: OCP, CCNA, CCDA etc. preferred, but not required
DWDM design experience. SONET, TDM, ethernet and packet-based technologies
Responsible for transport technologies such as TDM (DS0/T1/T3), SONET, Packet Transport and Optical Transport Network (DWDM/OTN).
• Advanced knowledge of optical transport engineering design principles, guides and standards.
• Specific product knowledge and hands-on configuration experience on a variety of vendors (i.e. Nokia, Cisco, Ciena, Fujitsu, etc. OTN/DWDM/IP-MPLS/Packet Transport
• Advanced experience with configuring, testing and evaluating optical and SONET networks using tools such as OTDRs, Light Meters, optical scopes and other related transport apparatus.

Contact:

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