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Sr Engineer/Consultant in Charlotte, NC at Windstream

Date Posted: 4/17/2019

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Job Description

Job ID:19001083

The Network Data Integrity team is seeking a consultant who will plan and direct all aspects of NDI activities within the functional group. This leader will ensure all projects, initiatives, and processes are in conformance with established policies and objectives. Responsible for data quality as it relates to the network inventory system. Performs analysis and studies to determine requirements for both immediate and long-range plans and designs. Determines how to use resources to meet schedules and goals. Analyzes data that requires evaluation of a variety of factors, including an understanding of current business trends. Selects forward-thinking methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Acts as advisor to subordinates to meet schedules and/or resolve technical problems. Utilizes high level of communication and interpersonal skills to establish and maintain positive and productive working relationships. 

Position Needs: In depth understanding of telecommunications industry; in depth knowledge of one or more engineering disciplines and vendor equipment. In depth knowledge of accepted engineering practices. Computer software knowledge to include Metasolv, Microsoft Office, Custom Planning Tools and Databases. Excellent analytical skills; the ability to prioritize projects; excellent oral and written communication skills; and excellent interpersonal skills. Has well-developed leadership qualities. Excellent project management skills.

Ability to recognize deviations from accepted practice. Ability to stay current with the economic and technological developments in the industry. Expert in Metasolv functional modules.


Be a professional Team Player and multi-task. Be an active supporter of Windstream’s core beliefs: WOW CUSTOMERS, PEOPLE POWERED and BUILD BRIDGES.  Be an active supporter of Windstream’s core values: COLLABORATION, ACCOUNTABILITY, AGILTY and RESPECT.


Job Requirements

Minimum Requirements: College degree in Engineering or a related field and 5-7 years professional level experience with 0-2 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or 9+ years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience with 0-2 years supervisory experience for roles with supervision; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience required.

Required Qualification:
  • SME knowledge of Metasolv database
  • Established leadership skills
  • Excellent oral and written communication skills
  • Excellent interpersonal skills
  • Excellent analytical skills
  • Excellent leadership skills
  • Ability to take lead and manage high priority projects with little to no day-to-day instruction
  • Ability to prioritize projects
  • Working knowledge of DCS, MUX, Voice Switches, Ethernet Devices, Data Devices and SONET/Optical Networks
  • Working knowledge of JIRA/Confluence/SharePoint
  • 1-2 years of leadership experience
  • 5-6 years of equipment modeling experience OR
  • 5-6 years of circuit design experience
  • 2-3 years of IP/Ethernet Experience OR
  • 2-3 years of IP/Ethernet Experience
Desired Qualifications:     
  • Strong Data / Transport Network knowledge
  • Provide technical leadership for Data / Transport device configurations
Educational/Experience Desired Requirements:

College degree and 8-10 years related experience or 12+ years equivalent related

Engineering/Technical experience or a combination of education and related

Engineering/Technical experience required 

EEO Statement: Employment at Windstream is subject to post offer, pre-employment drug testing. Equal Opportunity Employer including minority/female/disability/veteran; Without regard to race, color, religion, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, age, disability, marital status, citizenship status, military status, protected veteran status or employment status. Windstream is a drug-free workplace.