Transport Engineer

  • location: Southfield, MI
  • type: Contract
  • salary: $40 - $45 per hour

job description

Transport Engineer

job summary:
Randstad Technologies is hiring and we're looking for someone like YOU to join our team! If you are seeking a new opportunity, looking to grow in your career, or you know someone who is - we want to hear from you! Take a look at the below opportunity, or feel free to visit to view and apply to any of our open roles.

location: Southfield, Michigan
job type: Contract
salary: $40 - 45 per hour
work hours: 8am to 5pm
education: Bachelors
As a Transport engineer you will be part of a team that works with the latest technology to provide our customers access to our many network components including 5G systems. You will be performing a technical role including end to end oversight and project management for multiple transport expansion projects. These initiatives will require a skill set including, router knowledge, dark fiber, and microwave network design.

- Technical support and project management for the design, acquisition, and implementation for all equipment supporting Network infrastructure projects including DWDM and SONET Optical transport systems deployed throughout the Network or Microwave point-to point or point to multi-point installations.

- Working closely with OEM Vendors, 3rd party DF/Lit providers, and internal teams to identify the best Value (quality, time, and cost).

- Managing the vendor selection, contract negotiation, RFP and ongoing relationships.

- Partnering with VZB and the One Fiber team to deliver all solutions in a timely manner

- Maintaining an engineering database for documentation of all fiber assets, plant, FDP panels, and IRU contract management.

- Handling microwave design/review, regulatory filings as well as implementation management.

- Overseeing the financial aspects of multi-million dollar projects, including establishing business cases, and developing and managing budgets, procurement and bill payments.

- Regularly working with other group's forecasts to ensure equipment growth projects meet expectant demands in support of the company's objectives.

- Handling vendor management responsibilities, including engineering/design, managing budgets, procurement, and complete project management ensuring objectives are met in accordance with stated timelines.

What we're looking for...

You'll need to have:

- Cisco and/or ALU/Nokia router configuration experience.

- Working knowledge of Optical transport systems.

- Bachelor's degree or the equivalent in education plus work experience.

- Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

- Five or more years of experience in the cellular/ telecommunications industry

- CCNA certification.

- Knowledge in CWDM/DWDM Optical Transport systems including: Ciena, Alcatel-Lucent, and Fujitsu.

- Working knowledge and experience with SevOne traffic data collection system or another traffic statistics reporting package.

- Experience troubleshooting, problem solving, project management, and interpersonal skills.

  • Experience level: Experienced
  • Minimum 5 years of experience
  • Education: Bachelors
  • Transport engineer
  • Cisco
  • router configuration
  • Optical

Equal Opportunity Employer: Race, Color, Religion, Sex, Sexual Orientation, Gender Identity, National Origin, Age, Genetic Information, Disability, Protected Veteran Status, or any other legally protected group status.

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