Network Designer in Calgary, AB

Shaw Communications

Branch Calgary AB CA

Network Designer
Calgary, AB

or college related to Telecommunications • 2-5 years experience and comprehensive technical knowledge of telecommunications access, transport and data network…

Shaw Business has an exciting opportunity for a Network Designer working in our Calgary office. Reporting to the Supervisor, Network Design, the successful candidate will be responsible for the technical design and co-ordination of circuit implementation for Shaw Business customers.

Accountabilities: •
Derive optimal solutions based on customer’s needs, engineering standards and network parameters •
Determine network equipment requirements and request delivery of materials to appropriate regional office. •
Document network extensions and revisions to Shaw infrastructure using internal documentation systems and Visio •
Develop a Method of Procedure for field work and Provisioning of network changes •
Work directly and maintain strong relationships with Project Coordinators, network technicians, provisioning, and internal engineering groups. •
Use network documentation and management tools to complete audits and capacity checks on existing facilities •
Manage and prioritize projects in a fast-paced, time sensitive, competitive and dynamic work environment •
Work with Fiber Planning team on general Service Requests •
Maintain integrity and consistency of duties •
Other duties as assigned

Required Skills, Experience and Qualifications: •
Graduate of a recognized post secondary program at university or college related to Telecommunications •
2-5 years experience and comprehensive technical knowledge of telecommunications access, transport and data network architectures and technologies (MPLS, SONET, DWDM, Ethernet, Layer 3 Networks) used to support voice, data and video. •
Experience with Cisco, Alcatel, Fujitsu network elements, and associated network managemen tools is an asset. •
Strong understanding of physical network infrastructure standards and practices •
Excellent oral and written communication skills, with experience in creating technical documentation in MS Word, Excel, Visio •
Excellent organizational skills, attention to detail and the ability to handle multiple responsibilities •
Self motivated with the ability to work unsupervised as an empowered team player •
A positive “can do” attitude and customer focused approach that will enable you to deal with challenging situations with integrity, empathy and sincerity

If you value a workplace that promotes accountability, exemplifies loyalty, never compromises integrity and has a strong social conscience then start your career with us by applying now.

We thank all interested applicants; however, only qualified candidates will be contacted. This position requires the successful completion of a criminal background check.

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Employment Type: Full Time
Location: Calgary, AB, CA
Posted on: 2014-07-13
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