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Telecommunications Engineer

Job Title
Telecommunications Engineer
Requirement ID
Dahlgren,  VA 22448
Other Location

The Telecommunications Engineer will work on a team providing Network Support in Dahlgren, VA. Team member will develop the basis of estimate for the pricing of large and moderate sized or complex projects for telecommunications and related systems.

Duties Include, but are not limited to:

  • Review documents such as drawings and specifications to accurately determine the scope of projects, to include all materials, labor, developing a design plan milestones and schedule, identifying resources needed to meet the plan and schedule, and submittals, as necessary to prepare a cost proposal or other pricing document.
  • Prepare spreadsheets and coordinate with distributors of data networking products to obtain pricing.
  • Prepare/provide supporting design detail (drawings/narratives) and updates, as required.
  • Conduct site examinations, as necessary to ensure a thorough understanding of actual site conditions/construction and security requirements, as it relates to the installation of telecommunications and related systems.
  • Provide follow-up support (attend meetings, evaluate changes, inspections, etc.) as needed
  • Oversee Inventory Warehouse and personnel.
Required Skills

• Minimum of 5+ years in telecommunications system infrastructure, premise and/or OSP cabling, telecommunications system design, with at least 2+ years in a supervisory or program management role.

• Experience in the use of a variety of test equipment.
• Must have an in depth proficiency of current industry standards (ANSI, EIA/TIA, IEEE, industry standards and other applicable codes related to the design and layout of IT and telecommunications systems and related Federal, State and Local related requirements and standards) and industry related product lines.
• Strong proficiency with Structured Cabling Systems from an installation and basic design perspective.
• Must have above average computer literacy and a working knowledge of Microsoft Office Suite, with a strong ability and experience in the development and use of spreadsheets, word processing documents, scheduling tools, estimating tools, and design/drawing tools.
• Must have the ability to read and interpret project drawings and/or blueprints and strong attention to detail.
• Strong math, analytical, communication, interpersonal skills.
• Must have the ability to discern colors used in network cabling and cabling terminations.

• BICSCI RCDD certification

Active US Government Security Clearance Required.

An Equal Opportunity Employer: All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, protected veteran status, or disability status. Metronome is committed to providing reasonable accommodations to employees and applicants for employment, to assure that individuals with disabilities enjoy full access to equal employment opportunity (EEO). Metronome shall provide reasonable accommodations for the known physical or mental limitations of qualified employees and applicants with disabilities, unless Metronome can demonstrate that a particular accommodation would impose an undue hardship on business operations. Applicants requesting a reasonable accommodation may make a request by contacting us.