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Lead Engineer - Federal - Hawaii

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2 Sep 2022

About Lumen
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen's network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at , LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Main Responsibilities

Reviews and analyzes RFP, RFQ, and RFIs to respond with compliant, competitive solutions and documents (writes) to those solutions in proposal responses

Creates Basis of Estimates (BOEs) for ISP and OSP projects including labor estimates, material estimates, Other Direct Charges, Travel, etc

Directly interfaces with Government customers, vendors, subcontractors, and other internal groups

Produces Engineering Design Packages (EDPs) as required

Write SOWs, Method of Procedures (MOPs), test and acceptance plans using required standards, best commercial practices, and customer site standards

Designs, fabricates, modifies, and evaluates equipment and devices

Design circuit line records, cable paths and conveyances

Develop estimates for project schedules and budget

Assists with installation of WAN circuit delivery with the DOD

Provides engineering assistance for ISP and OSP installation

Coordinates subcontractors, materials, tools and equipment to complete projects on schedule and within budget

Understands and adheres to DOD, customer site and company policies and practices

Understands and develops circuit testing criteria, work with vendors conduct tests, review and build site test reports for contract delivery of a host of circuit types

Updates network drawings using available tools and other software-based applications

What We Look For in a Candidate

BS in Telecommunications or equivalent work experience (8 years experience in telecommunications O&M, installation, and engineering)

Experience reviewing and analyzing solicitation documents and developing solutions

Experience with optical equipment for WAN circuit delivery

Knowledge of Ciena, Nortel, Lucent and Cisco equipment desirable

Ability to redline as-built drawings and update and create Engineering Design Packages (EDPs)

Ability to present customer information on project status in various forms such as MS Power Point briefings and MS Project schedules

Knowledge of telecommunications installations standards required

Knowledge of telecommunications test equipment, operation, procedures, and practices

Applicants selected will be subject to a government security investigation and must meet eligibility requirements for access to classified information

US Citizenship required with ability to obtain Secret clearance

Requisition #: 312442

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The above job definition information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees within this classification. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities, and qualifications required of employees assigned to this job.  Job duties and responsibilities are subject to change based on changing business needs and conditions.

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This information reflects the anticipated base salary range for this position based on current national data. Minimums and maximums may vary based on location. Individual pay is based on skills, experience and other relevant factors.

This position is eligible for either short-term incentives or sales compensation. Director and VP positions also are eligible for long-term incentive. To learn more about our bonus structure, you can view additional information here. We're able to answer any additional questions you may have as you move through the selection process.

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This information reflects the base salary pay range for this job based on current national market data. Ranges may vary based on the job's location. We offer competitive pay that varies based on individual experience, qualifications and other relevant factors. We encourage you to apply to positions that you are interested in and for which you believe you are qualified. To learn more, you are welcome to discuss with us as you move through the selection process.

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  • Job Reference: 701863293-2
  • Date Posted: 2 September 2022
  • Recruiter: Lumen
  • Location: HONOLULU, Hawaii
  • Salary: On Application
  • Sector: Engineering
  • Job Type: Permanent