Optical Network Designer

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  • Location:

    Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire

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  • Salary:

    £450 - £520 per day

  • Contact:

    Jamie Kenward

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  • Published:

    almost 2 years ago

  • Duration:

    6 Months

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  • Consultant:


Optical Network Designer

SC cleared
Hemel Hempstead
£500 a day

*** Please note that due to the nature of the end client you must hold active SC Clearance ***

The Company:
You will join the technology consultancy division of a globally recognised technology company with a global workforce and multi billion pound revenues. They have over 50 years experience delivering cutting-edge IT products, services, solutions and support around the globe and proven expertise in driving digital transformation programmes.

Your Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrable experience in designing DWDM networks including topological design, capacity planning ,circuit design, modelling and fault finding operational scenarios
  • Full understanding of technical aspects of DWDM, SDH designs, knowledge of OTN, optical planning awareness and impairment impacts,
  • Demonstrative experience in developing and validating new services/features in carrier scale network, including feature design/definition, validation including low level test plans and execution, vendor liaison
  • Demonstrative experience in turning customer requirements into deployable network solutions, ensuring customer obtains service required, and vendor provides support
  • Ability to challenge vendor technical teams at debug level, and to resolve technical issues within carrier scale network in min timeframe acting as 3rd/4th line support
  • Demonstrative experience in ancillary systems and equipment required to support carrier scale network, including IP routing, Ethernet, wide range of transport test equipment (IXIA, EXFO,JDSU)
  • Demonstrative customer facing skills and ability to communicate at a range of levels allowing complex technical detail to be widely understood by a range of audiences.
  • Demonstrative experience of hands on ability to configure, test , commission and install DWDM/SDH/Ethernet equipment with minimal vendor guidance
  • Demonstrative experience with legacy TDM and low speed transmission systems
  • Alcatel-Lucent/Nokia, Nokia EPT planning tool
  • ITIL experience desirable

Apply now and I will call you to discuss this role in more depth