Manager, OSP Engineering - Fiber

Covington, VA 24426, USA ● Edinburg, VA 22824, USA ● Lebanon, VA 24266, USA ● Radford, VA, USA ● Rustburg, VA 24588, USA ● Waynesboro, VA 22980, USA ● Winchester, VA 22601, USA Req #2416
Thursday, May 12, 2022
Telecommunications Company (Shentel) provides broadband services through its high speed, state-of-the-art cable, fiber optic and fixed wireless networks to customers in the Mid-Atlantic United States. The Company’s services include: broadband internet, video, and voice; fiber optic Ethernet, wavelength and leasing; and tower colocation leasing. The Company owns over 6,800 route miles of fiber and 223 macro cellular towers.  For more information, please visit www.shentel.com.

Job Summary

Provides leadership and coordination for the activities of the Outside Plant Engineering team including fiber and FTTH network design, vendor selection, and technology testing.  Responsibilities include improving network reliability through the use of performance metrics, adhering to guidelines for timely delivery of network designs, communicating effectively with employees from a diverse background in order to achieve results, implementing changes to improve business results and managing capital and operating budgets.


Qualification Requirements:

a. Education: Bachelor's degree (B.S. or equivalent) in a relevant engineering or technology field or 15 years of equivalent work experience. Other candidates with a strong technical background and substantial industry experience will be considered.

b. Experience: 10 years of relevant experience in the telecommunications industry; 5 years in a technical management role.

Knowledge:

a. In-depth knowledge and strong outside plant engineering/operating experience, fiber, coax and fiber network design.

b. Access technologies (FTTH, DSL, Metro Ethernet)

c. Transport technologies (Ethernet, DWDM, ROADM)

d. Advanced knowledge of Microsoft Excel. Must be able to create complex network diagrams, detailed engineering documentation and business case documentation.

Shentel provides a drug-free workplace and is an EEO employer.  All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex (including sexual orientation and gender identity), national origin, disability, or protected Veteran status.

 

If you require accommodation or assistance to complete the online application process, due to a medical condition or impairment, please contact a HR Representative at 540-984-5241 or employment@emp.shentel.com. When you contact a HR Representative please identify the type of accommodation or assistance you are requesting.  We will assist you promptly.

 

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Other details

  • Job Family Engineering & Operations
  • Job Function Glo Fiber
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education High School
Location on Google Maps
  • Covington, VA 24426, USA
  • Edinburg, VA 22824, USA
  • Lebanon, VA 24266, USA
  • Radford, VA, USA
  • Rustburg, VA 24588, USA
  • Waynesboro, VA 22980, USA
  • Winchester, VA 22601, USA