What you’ll be doing...

Verizon is investing in its network to improve the way we live, work, and communicate. Our network transformation will be critical for all our future connectivity to businesses, including new products such as IoT, 5G, and future smart cities. As part of this network transformation, you will help build one network engineered for growth for all lines of business. In this position, you must be self-driven, with sound OSP/ISP technical experience, and one who thrives in a fast paced environment.

Responsibilities:

  • Responsible for all engineering and construction activities associated with expanding and maintaining the OSP network infrastructure.
  • Lead complex large scale projects, driving productivity through use of vendor resources to meet deliverables with aggressive deadlines.
  • Engage appropriate internal and external organizations with professional written/verbal communications to accomplish required tasks.
  • Coordinate project activities with contractors, developers, municipalities and consultants.
  • Proposes solutions supported by sound engineering and operational productivity to achieve goals in creative and effective ways.
  • Recognizes vulnerabilities in network infrastructure and makes intelligent decisions to ensure reliability – within financial constraints.
  • Prepare detailed cost analysis, project specifications, spend forecasts, route mapping, requisitions, and business justifications.
  • Provide concise reporting of status and information in presentation format for leadership consumption.
  • Process reports, vendor invoices, material receipts, and other administrative duties.
  • Receive general instruction, otherwise perform independently with minimal supervision, exercising latitude to achieve daily objectives and critical/complex assignments.
  • Multi-tasks to effectively manage a wide range of simultaneous activities often interrupted by other demands.
  • Create Install, Splice, and Facility Prep packages for field installation and testing. Maintain local site and fiber records.
  • Provide diversity analysis for internal groups in support of future customer orders, mesh network growth, and converged core data networks.

What we’re looking for...

You’ll need to have:

  • Associate’s degree or two or more years of work experience.
  • Three or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to travel.
  • Valid driver’s license.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Engineering or related discipline.
  • OSP/ISP engineering experience deploying fiber optic networks in the South Florida area.
  • Knowledge of engineering principles within OSP/ISP job related functional area to include general practices, procedures and industry standards.
  • Knowledge of engineering/design and review, extensive construction and field knowledge, working knowledge with South Florida city jurisdictions and permitting requirements/processes.
  • Strong computer Skills (Databases, Processes, and Administrative) - Robust knowledge and skill for more complex applications to include Word, Excel, Visio, AutoCAD, Micro station, 3GIS, ArcGIS, Google Earth and other OSP telco industry standard software platforms.
  • Organizational, interpersonal, negotiation, and operational skills.
  • Excellent written, verbal and presentation skills.
  • Ability to effectively communicate and present at all levels.
  • Ability to meet deadlines, manage multiple projects and priorities.
  • Ability to build sustainable strong results against given metrics.
  • Ability to work independently and with a team.
  • Ability to proactively address issues in a challenging environment.
  • Strong leadership and project management skills.
  • Fiber Optic cable design for an ODN- GPON network.
  • Experience with working application of engineering systems and databases.
  • Knowledge of right-of-way, property rights, and permits acquisition.

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.

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