Engineer I-Broadband in Charlotte, NC at Windstream

Date Posted: 10/10/2018

Job Snapshot

Job Description

Job ID:18003521
• Analyzes requirements to meet demand and performance of products, systems and/or data.
• May perform engineering design evaluations including cost-effective utilization of materials as required.
• May design, develop, test and implement all components, equipment, and software within the functional area of the organization.
• Applies commonly used concepts, practices, and procedures to resolve a variety of issues.
• Works on problems of moderate scope.
• Exercises judgement to plan and accomplish goals.
• Identifies issues and provides resolution within the workgroup or to the customer.
• Normally receives general instruction on routine work and detailed instruction on new projects or assignments.

Job Requirements

College degree in Engineering or a related field and 0-2 years professional level experience; or 4+ years professional level related Engineering/Technical experience; or an equivalent combination of education and professional level related Engineering/Technical experience required.

Must have knowledge and background in telecommunications. Must have knowledge of detailed engineering and networking of Adtran, Calix and understanding of voice switch equipment. 

Able to work in an office environment, work independently with minimal supervision, sit at a computer and use a mouse/keyboard for long periods of time. 

Desired Skills/Experience:

• Good understanding of telecommunications industry. 
• Good knowledge of one or more engineering disciplines and vendor equipment.
• Good knowledge of accepted engineering practices.
• Computer software knowledge to include Microsoft Office, Custom Planning Tools and Databases. 
• Analytical skills.
• Ability to prioritize projects
• Good oral and written communication skills
• Good interpersonal skills.
• Ability to stay current with the economical and technological such as: ADSL2+, VDSL/gbond, Vectoring, xPON, (SIP, GR-303, Metaswitch) voice interfacing. 

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.