Telecom Optical DWDM Engineer


Wallington, NJ

Not Specified years

Posted 221 days ago

  by    Emily Russo

This job is no longer available.

Job Title: ?Telecom Optical DWDM Engineer - Direct Hire / Full Time / Perm

Job Location: Wall Town, NJ

Job Type: Full Time / Perm / Direct Hire + Benefits

?US citizens and those authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply. We are unable to sponsor H1b candidates at this time.?

Job Description:

  • Experience between 5 to 10 yrs
  • In this position you will be working on one of the most advanced fiber optic networks in the world for a truly diverse company.  
  • We serve an International customer base providing high speed network capacity between major markets around the world. 
  • We offer a stable and challenging work environment and the opportunity to be part of a highly respected team.
  • General responsibilities include, but are not limited to, the timely resolution of circuit issues utilizing a highly integrated Network Management system, capturing detailed notes via our ticketing system, interfacing directly with customers as required and providing status updates to management.


  • Well-developed analytical and problem-solving skills, with the ability to set priorities, recognize basic causes, and recommend problem solutions that meet the practical needs of the business.
  • Excellent communication skills (written and verbal); to include prior experience with customer interface.
  • Self-starter, able to take initiative and work with minimum direction in a fast-paced, global and team-centric environment
  • Working knowledge of DWDM optical transmission systems, switching equipment, OSS software, test equipment, PDH/SDH/SONET, Ethernet, and have the ability to diagnose network alarms and comprehend transmission engineering 
  • Desired knowledge of Nortel, Ciena, Huawei, ADVA & Tyco Undersea equipment & technology
  • At least 5 years?experiencepreferred in the telecommunications industry
  • Must be available to work in a 7x24 hour operational environment
  • College diploma in technical field preferred (i.e., telecommunications, computer science). Additional education desirable; e.g., continuing education in areas such as optical systems technology, design and engineering; power feed systems; undersea technology; optical and transmission test equipment; and computer skills and applications.