Optical / Transport Resident Engineer

Nokia   •  

Murray Hill, NJ

Industry: Telecommunications

  •  

8 - 10 years

Posted 122 days ago

Resident Engineer - Optical

 

Resident Engineer role encompasses a wide range of responsibilities from network strategy, design and engineering, implementation and migration planning, service design and proof of concept, implementation, testing, optimization services, customer training and advice and on-site support. The work is on-site with customers.  

Resident Engineer will be required to work in a consultative manner with customers, solutions and marketing groups and systems engineering to scope and deliver professional service projects, which includes following responsibilities:

• Develop networkarchitecture and services designs with the best architecture available to support our customer's services. 

• Produce network implementation and migration plans. 

• Configure equipment and services. 

• Test and supportnetworks in various stages of deployment. 

• Audit and assess network against customer service requirements and best practices. 

• Formulate network management strategies. 

• Produce and review technical statement of work documentation. 

• Provide appropriate training material and delivery of the training. 

• Evaluate customer networks for performance, scalability, manageability and security. 

• Provide recommendations to optimize the network operations and performance. 

• Work with internal technical teams for product placement and feature improvements for reliability, availability, and serviceability. 

• Work closely with customers to conduct network readiness and customer readiness tests. 

• Develop and maintain strong relationships with customer's technical and management teams. 

• Occasional maintanence hour work expected in the role to support criticial networkevents. 

Qualifications:

EDUCATION:

- Four yeardegree in Computer Science, Computer Engineering or equivalent experience.  

EXPERIENCE: 

- 7+ years relevant work experience with a telecom communications equipment vendor or service provider in configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting LH/Metro Optical DWDM networks.

- 3+ years experience in using optical design tools to generate design packages, managing optical power budgets and indepth knowledge of different types of amplifiers.

- 3+ years experience in using optical network management systems.

- Preference for candiates with practical implementaiton of GMPLS and CDC technologies in DWDM network.

- Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills to end-clients.

- Nokia product knowledge preferred (1830PSS, 1350 OMS, EPT and CPB tools).

EXPERIENCE: 

- 7+ years relevant work experience with a telecom communications equipment vendor or service provider in configuring, monitoring and troubleshooting LH/Metro Optical DWDM networks.

- 3+ years experience in using optical design tools to generate design packages, managing optical power budgets and indepth knowledge of different types of amplifiers.

- 3+ years experience in using optical network management systems.

- Preference for candiates with practical implementaiton of GMPLS and CDC technologies in DWDM network.

- Demonstrated excellent written and verbal communication skills to end-clients.

- Nokia product knowledge preferred (1830PSS, 1350 OMS, EPT and CPB tools).

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