OSP Design Engineer I, II, II - Remote Opportunity (Aramis, IFP, ASE, LightGig, NDS, CAD, or GIS Experience Preferred)

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Posted 13 days ago United States Salary undisclosed
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Job Description

AFL provides industry-leading fiber optic products, conductor accessories and fittings, and related services across the globe. Our company was founded in 1984 with a single fiber optic cable and has grown to include every facet of the passive optical network, employing over 5,000 associates worldwide and consistently generating annual sales in excess of a billion dollars.In April of 2019, AFL made a major investment in ITC Service Group, a Sacramento-based company providing broadband installation, design and staffing services to the telecommunications and IT industries.ITC Service Group was founded in 1999 and provides managed services and workforce solutions for the nationwide planning design, construction, installation and maintenance of voice, data and video networks.AFL and ITC were built and are operated on similar core values and philosophies. This will prove extremely beneficial to our customers and our employees.With our commitment to professional growth and employee development, let AFL "Connect" you to your next career opportunity!Job Title:OSP Engineer (I, II, III)Job Summary:Responsible for the engineering design and drafting of the most cost-effective, accurate and high quality OSP work prints while meeting or exceeding all client deadlines. Design requirements vary by project (client/region/district/job type).An Engineer I, II or III title differentiation lies in the experience and/or skill level of the Engineer.Responsibilities:- Work in various customer specific systems to produce a cost-effective engineered design for construction to place, splice, install and maintain for many years to come.- Identify assigned fiber/copper pairs at a strategic access points and design an aerial and or underground path from point A to point B.- Identify the necessary requirements to successfully attach fiber/copper cables to poles as well as place cables in the underground environments.- Engineer in the public right of way and on private property avoiding conflict with existing facilities.- Initiate internal work order requests for other departments necessary to complete entire project.- Always meet or exceed internal and external quality standards, and on-time delivery.Required Skills and Qualifications:- High school diploma or GED equivalent.- Knowledge & experience in AutoCAD, MicroStation, GIS or client proprietary design systems.- Knowledge & experience with project management processes, tools, and the ability to coordinate multiple projects with reproducible results.- Experience working in a Windows environment; Office 365, SharePoint and MS Excel.- Deadline driven, self-motivated, and technically savvy.- Excellent verbal and written interpersonal communication skills.- Superior time management.- Strong attention to detail.- Ability to be flexible, take direction with ease, including changes to schedule and workflow priorities.- Critical thinking skills; make assessments and provide solutions to problems.- Ability to maintain professional tact in a fast-paced work environment with internal personnel and clients.- Superior customer service and dedication to providing a positive experience inside and outside the organization.- GRIT (guts, reliability, innovation and teamwork).Desired Skills and Qualifications:- Bachelor's degree in STEM discipline preferred.- Construction experience preferred, but not required.- Field experience preferable, but not required.- Knowledge & experience in telecommunications, outside plant engineering design or field inspection, and/or network construction.- Knowledge of fiber networking, routing, and network management.- Knowledge and understanding of various broadband network designs and architecture.Travel:- May be required at times for training purposes.Physical Requirements:- Able to sit for long periods of time.- Able to look at a computer screen for long periods of time.