Engineer Senior, Telecommunications

Reno, NV 89511

Job ID: 107743 Job Category: Engineering Pay Rate: DOE

Job Title:              Engineer Senior, Telecommunications

Location:              Reno NV 89511

Duration:             12 Months Contract

About Client: Our client is an American multinational conglomerate holding company. They are currently the 7th largest company in the S&P 500 Index by market capitalization and is famous for having the most expensive share price in history with a Class A share costing more than $250,000 each, having never been split.

Description:

  • Must be able to show documentation of certifications at time of submittal. Please include as attachments to submittal

Basic Purpose

  • The Senior Network Engineer will design, implement, and enhance utility’s telecommunication transport network – Carrier Ethernet, IP/MPLS, SONET/TDM, DACS;
  • Provide professional Telecom system engineering services associated with electric power and distribution system.

Essential Duties and Responsibilities

  • Serve as a subject matter expert (SME) and a consultant to other business units related to utilities’ communication network design and implementation – Fiber optical network, microwave network, MAS radio network, etc.
  • Serve as a subject matter expert (SME) and a consultant to other business units related to communication network and SCADA/RTU implementation
  • Design and integrate new RTUs install with the existing SCADA/RTU/EMS system
  • Designs the end-to-end communication network including wireless, wireline, optical network for RTU communications
  • Create design package for implementation, including panel layout, wiring diagram, RTU point list, and network connectivity circuit diagram
  • Interface with various energy delivery departments including Distribution, Transmission, and System Control
  • Support company-wide project activities related to design and installation of communication network
  • Propose budget recommendations for future and on-going maintenance projects
  • Recommend standards related to the utility’s communication network
  • Analyze system problems and recommend solutions
  • Provide support for third-level troubleshooting
  • Write RFPs for equipment procurement and competitive bidding
  • Propose projects to improve SCADA/RTU system reliability, and participate in planning network expansion, upgrades, and replacement as a team member
  • Understand and comply with all policies, codes and regulations applicable to the position and Company
  • Perform related duties as assigned
  • Delivery engineering design package on time

Education and Work Experience

  • Possess Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, Electronics Engineering, or Computer Science with combined 7 years of experience in telecommunications, IP/MPLS networking, or utility SCADA/RTU design.
  • Specialized Knowledge and Skills
  • Demonstrated knowledge of circuit design - Ethernet, MPLS, SONET, TDM, multiplexing DS3/ T1s
  • Demonstrate knowledge of design and construction of microwave and fiber optical communication system
  • Familiar with SCADA/RTU equipment suppliers and their current offerings
  • Demonstrated oral and written communication, analytical, problem-solving and decision-making skills

Equipment and Applications

  • PCs, word processing, spreadsheet and database software
  • Work Environment and Physical Demands
  • General office environment. No special physical demands required.

About ASK: ASK Staffing is an award-winning technology and professional services recruiting firm servicing Fortune 500 organizations nationally. With 5 nationwide offices, two global delivery centers, and employees in 42 states-ASK Staffing connects people with amazing opportunities

Contact:

Vito @ vitos@askstaffing.com; 702-827-0376


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