Fibre Network Designer

Would you like to be a part of a team to build a better future for better-connected lives for generations to come?

An alt network seeks experienced a Mobile Designer like you to support their next stage of growth.

Designing and Building the network is our clients next main focus of the business and now is the time to join them on their journey .

As the Fibre Network Designer you will play a vital role in ensuring a delivery of accurate and efficient designs to their build teams and in effectively managing changes required as they go through the plan and build lifecycle.

You will work closely with all departments across the business to ensure that data accuracy and integrity so that we build a best in class network and customer experience. The role will require designing the network and site surveys part of the role.

Sounds good?

Then you must be able to demonstrate the following;

  • Ghost Plan design validations
  • Site Surveys of their network & PIA networks
  • QGIS and IQGEO updates
  • Be able to liaise with Test Rod & Rope crews to ensure Intrusive surveys are carried out to our client's standards & manage the reports back into Post Survey teams
  • Create, edit and improve all aspects of a Fibre design job pack and work with construction teams to improve output quality
  • Undertake on site surveys and complete efficient designs for MDUs to help our client drive down the overall cost per home
  • Work with other stakeholders across our client to ensure wider business objectives are met.
  • Ensure the accuracy of network records and that all design changes are fully reflected in all relevant documentation
  • Demonstrate an analytical skillset to understand the full impact of changes on the design and associated outputs
  • Experience of both desk based planning and field surveying- ability to record information from the field and then use that to issue or change designs
  • ODF Planning

Core skills required:

Experience of working with design houses/planning contractors & vendors

Experience of FTTP networks & processes

Understanding of different FTTP Network topologies

QGIS experience & Detailed knowledge of PIA product from Openreach

Project Management Experience

Openreach S11, S13 and N23/M23 preferred but not mandatory

Experience designing large scale FTTP networks with detailed understanding of network topologies and architectures

Experience of working in/designing around the Openreach network and a strong knowledge of how PIA work

Detailed knowledge and experience using QGIS or other similar GIS platforms to design fibre networks

Demonstratable experience of managing change to network designs and how to accurately record and communicate the impact of that change

Openreach PIA accreditation's for survey and install would be desirable

Full Driving License that permits you to drive a vehicle in the UK.

Next steps?

To apply, please send your CV in the first instance.

  • Location

    Gerrards Cross, Buckinghamshire

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  • Job type:

    Full-time Flexible

  • Salary:

    £35000 - £40000 per annum + Pension, Bonuses, others

  • Contact:

    Manpower UK

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  • Published:

    15 days ago

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