Specialist Optical Engineer

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    Solihull, West Midlands

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    Up to £40000.00 per annum

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    Farrah Gonzales

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    9 months ago

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JOB TITLE: Specialist Optical Engineer

Location: West Midlands (Close to Birmingham)
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 (Depending on experience)
Clearance: Must be eligible of SC clearance
Specialist optical engineer

Are you experienced with DWDM Equipment including installation, maintenance with design capabilities? Can you work under pressure both individually and as part of a team, remote from the office along with office-based activities? Do you want to be proud to work for a company that respects its people and is at the forefront of technology?
Role Purpose
We are looking for an Optical (DWDM) Specialist to join a small team based in the Midlands to deliver and support our growing Optical DWDM transmission network across the UK and into Europe.
The role will involve on site installation & commissioning, ongoing Remote & On-Site Support (including Telephone Standby) along with elements of Optical Network Design.
Within the NOC based in Solihull, Birmingham is a small specialist team Designing, Delivering and supporting a Secure Optical DWDM network across the UK based on ADVA equipment and a growing number of Fujitsu S100 Flashwave equipment across Europe.
Key Accountabilities:

  • A proven background in DWDM engineering i.e. Commissioning, Installation, -Network Support, Network Design, Network Planning
  • Possess or working towards an ADVA accreditation
  • Hold or have the ability to attain SC clearance
  • Ability to join a telephone standby Rota (1 week in every 4 or 5).
  • Full Driving license