Senior Engineer - Federal

Employer
Lumen
Location
Herndon, VA
Posted
Sep 23, 2020
Closes
Sep 25, 2020
Ref
1229214086
Function
Engineer, IT, QA Engineer
Hours
Full Time
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 news.lumen.com, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies. The Role The candidate would perform a wide variety of evaluation, maintenance, installation, testing, training, documentation, measures of performance, and accountability tasks related to both Quality Assurance (QA) /Quality Control (QC) of the Program Network, and Hydrogen Fuel Cell Technology. These tasks are to ensure each facet of performance meets the customers' requirements. Travel will be a major component of this position, as will associated training enabling the candidate to retain and execute specialized tasks. The Main Responsibilities Have a minimum of five (5) year's of experience installing, maintaining, testing, documenting, and troubleshooting telecommunications equipment and systems, both Inside Plant (ISP), and Outside Plant (OSP). Have the ability to interpret, redline, and critique Methods of Procedure (MOP's), Engineering Design Packages (EDP's), and associated As-Builts for the purpose of Quality Assurance (QA) and Quality Control (QC) on a by site and network level. Must be able to learn new technologies which continually change due to network additions or upgrades to meet the customers' requirements. Must be able to work independently in the field and address/engineer on the spot solutions, or provide recommendations concerning installations, alarming, wiring, DC power, measures of performance, troubleshooting, and accurately document actions/observations on site. Must be able to follow established SOP's, Procedures, Guidelines, Policies, Processes, and Standards. Will be involved working with Hydrogen Fuel Cell Technology, and associated equipment, fuel infrastructure, compressed air infrastructure, software/firmware, documentation and testing of said equipment. Must be able to perform strenuous physical activities to include, but not limited to: moving objects weighing at least fifty (50) pounds. Must be able to work well with others to achieve a common goal, foster a cooperative climate with co-workers, and poses good communication and social skills. Must have work experience and knowledge with related Telecommunications tools, test sets/kits, and materials to include, but not limited to: power meters, multi-meters, fiber splicing, fiber optic testing, fiber optic cleaning, ISP installation, maintaining of equipment, troubleshooting, and others. Must have prior computer work experience with, but not limited to: Microsoft Office, Visio, and be able to write procedures, produce MOP's, update EDP's, update As-Builts, and provide end of day site visit forms. What We Look For in a Candidate A Minimum of Five (5) years of Experience in Telecommunications Field Installation and Test and Turn Up (TTU). Familiarity with Hardened Electronics and Radiation Technology protective measures is highly desired. Exceptional Telecommunications Troubleshooting Skills required. Exceptional Communications Skills required. Able to work independently and in a multi-disciplined team environment required. DC or AC Power experience desired. BICSI Certification in ISP a plus. Writing Skills desired. Education Bachelor's Degree in Engineering, like discipline, or equivalent experience. Security Requirements US Citizenship Required Active TS/SCI Must maintain eligibility for access to classified information Requisition #: 230816 EEO Statement We are committed to providing equal employment opportunities to all persons regardless of race, color, ancestry, citizenship, national origin, religion, veteran status, disability, genetic characteristic or information, age, gender, sexual orientation, gender identity, marital status, family status, pregnancy, or other legally protected status (collectively, "protected statuses"). We do not tolerate unlawful discrimination in any employment decisions, including recruiting, hiring, compensation, promotion, benefits, discipline, termination, job assignments or training. Disclaimer 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.