Lead Engineer - Federal - Herndon, VA
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 Applies advanced engineering and network principles, theories, concepts, and technologies to solve unusually complex problems and issues. Leads the development, evaluation and implementation of new and innovative principles, processes, and applications. Has an understanding of DWDM and Layer 7 OSI model. The Main Responsibilities Analyzes complex local and wide area network systems and/or customer network environment, including planning, designing, evaluating, selecting operating systems and protocol suites, and configuring communication media with concentrators, bridges, and other devices. Supports the acquisition and implementation of hardware and software as well as subcontractor services. Acts as a primary consultant to leadership detailing the technical requirements and specifications necessary to obtain solutions. Requires limited direction and guidance with most tasks. Produces Engineering Design Packages (EDPs) for ISP installations Write SOWs, Method of Procedures (MOPs), test and acceptance plans using corporate standards, best commercial practices, and customer site standards Has worked on DC power plants Designs fabricates, modifies, and evaluates equipment and devices Design site cable tray systems, cable paths, and conveyances Develop estimates for project schedules and budget Conducts surveys to determine ISP build requirements for incorporation in proposals Performs the job functions with the installation of metro and wide area network equipment Performs the job functions associated to ISP and OSP installation teams What We Look For in a Candidate Bachelors degree or equivalent education and experience. 7+ years of related experience. TS/SCI security clearance Requisition #: 236066 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.