Senior Field Digital Infrastructure Engineer

Job Title: Senior Field Digital Infrastructure Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Basrah, Iraq
Salary: Good
Start Date: 2019-03-25
Reference: BH-99951-1
Contact Name: Amanda Bury
Contact Email:
Job Published: February 19, 2019 15:26

Job Description

Senior Field Digital Infrastructure Engineer – 12 Month  Contract – Iraq

Senior Field Digital Infrastructure Engineer Essential:-   Experience of network infrastructure (passive & active), 7 years minimum.  Network topologies (passive & active), 7 years minimum.      ITIL certified. Strong knowledge of local area network passive architecture. Strong knowledge of infrastructure requirements & components of local area networks. Strong working knowledge of Fiber & LAN tools.  (Fluke DTX-1800 copper/fiber test kit). MS power point / creating & maintaining presentations. MS power Excel / maintaining spreadsheets. MS Access / maintain database entries as required. Intermediate MS Visio / creating & maintaining network topologies. Intermediate MS word / creating & developing scopes of work & other administrative documentation as required

The Senior Field Digital Engineer  will be required to work with various maintenance teams to support the operation & deliver field digital infrastructure project’s to agreed costs & timescales, maintaining quality & ensuring compliance with relevant governance, regulations, standards & policies. 

The role requires the Senior Field Digital Infrastructure Engineer to have excellent organisation skills who can manage & deliver multiple projects with a deep understanding fibre, structured cabling, data centre passive infrastructure, wide area networks & general while having a good understating of overall telecommunications services & technologies.

Senior Field Digital Infrastructure Engineer Key Accountabilities Primary Responsibilities:

  • Manage projects that include implementation of fibre, structured cabling, telecommunication cabins
  • Participation in RFP bid evaluations
  • Participate in designing local area networks
  • Manage support teams to maintain Data Centre & remote site telecommunications cabins passive infrastructure
  • Lead Local Passive Support Team
  • Responsible for support & Integrity of Telecoms Towers & Masts
  • Maintain the integrity of the network
  • Operate & maintain local area networks, track significant problems, monitor performance
  • Diagnoses & resolves complex local area network issues
  • Performs installation, maintenance, & operation of passive infrastructure as required
  • Manage business as usual cable patching requests
  • Produce & maintain documentation regarding LAN passive configuration & service records relating to inter & intra-site passive infrastructure.
Assists in developing & providing training to building level faculty & staff in the proper operation of the local area network

Conduct site surveys… gather & ensure accuracy of the statement of requirements as defined by the Project Manager

Assist in developing & writing the passive infrastructure scope of work for specific projects/sites

Provide technical intra & inter site fiber & UTP design drawings

Develop project Bill of Materials in relation to project SOW & design drawings

Ensure compliance of Bill of Materials with project standards

Conduct testing & acceptance walkthroughs upon project completion using the project acceptance checklist, ensuring compliance with all standards