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Senior Design Specialist - Optical Transport - Development & Integrity

Reference ID: TEC10743-18

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Optical Transport - Development & Integrity team is comprised of highly skilled and experienced optical transport professionals who are passionate about delivering the world's best optical network experience to TELUS' customers. We are responsible for architecting, standardizing, testing, operationalizing and supporting new transport technology to TELUS production networks nationally.

Here's the impact you'll make and what we'll accomplish together

As a Senior Design Specialist in the Optical Transport - Development & Integrity team, you will be responsible for the testing, introduction and advanced technical support of new technology and services in the TELUS Internet Protocol (IP) and Transport Infrastructure Development & Operations organization. You will specialize in optical transport technologies and be performing first office applications of new services, troubleshooting, testing, provisioning, and liaise with technical peers and Project Managers to ensure projects are completed. You will lead by influence and collaborate with other areas at TELUS and interact with senior leadership team on a regular basis.

Here's how
    •Managing assigned projects and program components to deliver new transport services •Provide architectural, reliability, and diversity recommendations to planning teams based on analysis of the project and business requirements •Auditing network equipment and installations to proactively maintain and operate a reliable optical transport network •Provide advanced technical support to Optical Transport - Operations - Tier 2 & 3 teams for major service troubles, and participating in the team's on-call rotation •Take ownership of problems, investigate root cause of production network and project operationalization issues, working closely with our vendors •Stay current with the changing environment, technologies, and platforms supported


You're the missing piece of the puzzle
    •Experience troubleshooting optical transport network problems •Comprehensive understanding of modern transport/optical networks, architectures, design, trends, and markets •Strong technical background with Fujitsu transport platforms •Skilled in using CircuitVision, MyWorld, NetSmart, Preside •Knowledge of Building Integrated Timing Supply (BITS)/Sync equipment and system architecture •Work collaboratively, sharing information, ideas, and resources with others •Able to perform multiple, technical, highly complex tasks without constant direction •Ability to effectively manage/control a technical bridge to quickly restore service during a service outage •University degree in Engineering, Telecommunications or Computer Science and/or equivalent combination of education and industry experience •8+ years of work experience in the industry supporting complex multi-provider transport networks

Who is TELUS?

We're a high-performing team of individuals who collectively make TELUS one of the leading telecommunications companies in Canada. Our competitive consumer offerings include wireline, wireless, internet and Optik TV™. We also deliver a compelling range of products and services for small, medium and large businesses; and have carved out a leadership position in the health, energy, finance and public sector markets with innovative industry specific solutions.

Everyone belongs at TELUS. It doesn't matter who you are, what you do or how you do it, at TELUS, your unique contribution and talents will be valued and respected. Because the more diverse perspectives we have the more likely we are to crack the code on what our customers want and our communities need.

Do you share our passion?

At TELUS, you create future friendly ® possibilities.

At TELUS, we are committed to diversity and equitable access to employment opportunities based on ability.

Posted: March 18, 2019
Closes: May 17, 2019
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10,000+ employees

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TELUS (TSX: T, NYSE: TU) is Canada’s fastest-growing national telecommunications company, with $12.3 billion of annual revenue and 13.9 million customer connections, including 8.4 million wireless ...