Engineer Network Broadband Sr

Bedford, VA 24523, USA Req #1840
Friday, April 9, 2021
Shentel (NASDAQ: SHEN) is a regional telecommunications company successfully providing a broad range of telecommunication solutions for over 110 years.  Shentel is committed to enriching the lives of the customers we serve with the highest quality telecommunication services by making major investments in technology easy.  It is our vision to provide rural communities with access to the same level of telecommunications services as those found anywhere else in the US.  With operations in multiple states, we provide our customers with wireline and wireless telephone, Cable TV, and internet.  In addition Shentel is proud to be an affiliate of Sprint.  We own and operate the more than 1000 towers that support our wireless network and employ the teams who work in our 48 Sprint stores, provide customer service, and operate the wireless network.  We are looking for dedicated people with professional attitudes who take pride in providing superior customer service, closing sales and driving success of all of the facets of our business.  We're Shentel.  Always connected to you.  Shentel is an Equal Opportunity Employer and a Drug-Free Workplace. 

Job Summary:

The Sr. Network Engineer-Broadband is responsible for network planning and engineering of all Shentel broadband networks to include coax (HFC), RFoG, and fiber optic networks. The Sr. Network Engineer-Broadband will also be responsible for project management of major engineering initiatives as well as generating detailed engineering documentation to support the installation, configuration, and ongoing operations of the network.


Qualification Requirements:

a. Education: BS degree in a relevant engineering or technology field is desired. Other candidates with a strong technical background and substantial industry or military experience will be considered.

b. Experience Level:

    i. 7 or more years of experience in the telecommunications industry is required

    ii. 5 or more years of experience in engineering or technical operations role

c. Special Requirements:

    i. Budgeting and financial analysis

    ii. BICSI Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD)

    iii. Society of Cable Telecommunications Engineers BDS, BTS, BTCS, DVEP certification or equivalent knowledge

    iv. Strong project management experience

    v. Fiber engineering or construction background

d. Skill Requirements:

    i. Detail oriented and strong organizational skills

    ii. Excellent written and verbal communication skills

    iii. Ability to multitask and manage multiple projects simultaneously

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.

 

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Other details

  • Job Family Fiber
  • Job Function Broadband
  • Pay Type Salary
  • Required Education High School
  • Bedford, VA 24523, USA