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Network Engineers - Telecoms

  • Job reference: 922892
  • Location: Hampshire
  • Salary: GBP39413 - GBP52055 per annum + additional benefits
  • Job type: Permanent
  • Sector: Infrastructure, IT & Telecoms
  • Date posted: 06/12/2018

Network Engineer


Salary: £39,413 - £52,055 depending on skills and experience


Due to significant growth, vacancies have arisen for Transmission Network Engineers. You'll be part of the Transmission Engineering Team who are responsible for recording, repair, maintenance and installation of the Transmission network.

The successful candidates will be responsible for the integration and maintenance of the various Transmission platforms, as well liaising with vendors, and suppliers. You will be responsible for the delivery of network performance against committed service levels, and will perform 'post mortem' reviews, identifying root cause, corrective actions and creating service improvement. You'll also ensure resolution of all network pervasive issues and all T3 engineering faults.

You'll also be responsible for the management of third party delivery against SLA and will initiate service reviews with Telecoms partners to review; break-fix performance, technical issues, process improvements, project interaction etc. You'll check final approvals of all operational changes before handover to NOC and will ensure a cohesive approach within the Engineering team.

Skills and Experience

To carry out the role successfully the candidates will possess extensive knowledge and experience of the following: Ciena OneControl, Infinera DNA-M, Sorrento Gigamux, and Turin Traverse platforms. Knowledge and experience of Microwave Radio, and PDH would be useful, although not essential.

The candidates would have good telecommunications knowledge, including fibre optics, PDH, SDH and Layer 2 Ethernet. They will demonstrate a positive and flexible approach in the workplace.


The business operates a 13,700km private telecoms network, with 265 Points of Presence and connectivity to over 80 commercial data centres that span the UK. With its extensive telecoms engineering experience, the company provides commercial security with unrivalled in-house engineering resource to Service Providers, Large Enterprises and the Public Sector providing a competitive range of leading edge Ethernet, Cloud Connect, Optical Networking and Co-location services.

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As an international workforce business, we are committed to sourcing personnel that reflects the diversity and values of our client base but also that of Orion Group. We welcome the wide range of experiences and viewpoints that potential workers bring to our business and our clients, including those based on nationality, gender, culture, educational and professional backgrounds, race, ethnicity, sexual orientation, gender identity and expression, disability, and age differences, job classification and religion. In our inclusive workplace, regardless of your employment status as staff or contract, everyone is assured the right of equitable, fair and respectful treatment.