GIS Technician - Fibre Broadband Media - London

  • Location:

    City of London, London

  • Sector:

    IT

  • Job type:

    Permanent

  • Salary:

    £35000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Excellent Bens

  • Job ref:

    BBBH101679_1570702783

  • Published:

    14 days ago

  • Start date:

    asap

GIS Technician - Fibre Broadband Media - London

GIS & CAD, FTTP, ISP, Fibre Optic, Broadband Networks & Telecoms, MapInfo, GPON, Network Planning, Network Design, Fibre Mapping, Network Packs and Validation Packs to Network Handover Packs.

£35,000pa to £40,000pa DoE + Benefits including Career Progression and Personal Development

London Based

This dynamic and growing network services provider are seeking professional, challenge orientated and focused GIS Technician to be based at their HQ in London.

To be the ideal fit, you will come from a Telecoms / GIS background with have strong planning experience. Previous use of GIS and up to date working knowledge of GIS principles is essential.

  • A good understanding of FTTP and Broadband media or Telecoms networks design is essential.
  • You will be responsible for the completion of your scheduled GIS and planning requirements.
  • You will be working on the production of a design platform that supports and associated tools to support the planning and build of the outside plant network in the London area.
  • You will be using MapInfo and utilising your experience of open source and other ancillary geographic analysis tools as well as Microsoft office suite.
  • You will be producing survey maps to support the survey team, checking subsequent survey packs for completeness and alignment with the Network Plan.
  • You will be updating various graphical file sets such as .DXF, Google KML and MapInfo TAB files with as built information received from the field.
  • You will be conducting detailed fibre mapping to meet design specs for fibre customer installations.
  • You will also be liaising with internal and external teams and other third parties as part of your role

With a solid background in Telecoms, the experience you have gained will need to include:

  • Excellent GIS / CAD experience within network planning environment
  • A minimum of 2 years of GIS / Planning experience
  • An understanding of Fibre Optics in a Telecoms environment
  • An understanding of PON
  • Strong personal track record of achievement within a related environment.
  • Strong personal track record of achievement within a related environment.
  • Exceptional PC skills
  • Having great communication skills is also necessary as you will also be liaising with the Provisioning and Installations teams.

Highly Desirable Experience to Include:

  • Experience with OSPinsight
  • Experience with Fibre PlanIT
  • Experience with other drafting/GIS tools such as AutoCAD, Smallworld etc.

Previous experience with large network and telecoms carriers such as BT Openreach, Virgin Media will be advantageous.

Take this opportunity to rise above your peers and secure a role to elevate your career.

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