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Principal Transmission Designer

Job Title: Principal Transmission Designer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
REF: PP/C/CK/PTD_1642587090
Contact Name: Chaitra Katkar
Contact Email:
Job Published: 4 months ago

Job Description

Principal Transmission Designer - Tools & Systems
12-month contract
Hybrid working

The Role:

MBNL's transmission design team is responsible for the delivery and maintenance of a series of design solutions, guidelines and policies on behalf of our shareholders. These designs are delivered via Managed Service Partners (MSP's), the Shareholders Design teams and specialist resources to enhance the capabilities of the networks.

We are actively encouraging applications from industries outside of telecommunications, if you have the ability to oversee the delivery of multiple fast paced projects and have worked in a technical environment, we would love to hear from you.

What you can expect to be doing:

  • Identification of network tools requirements to support the ongoing needs of MBNL and the shareholders.
  • Work in concert with the Shareholder teams to develop Transmission and Transport design guidelines and performance criteria in line with technical developments according to vendor roadmaps and the evolution of the MBNL Network as agreed with the Technical Committee.
  • Translation of Technical Committee Transmission and Transport Design requirements into design criteria that support shareholder tools development
  • Work closely with the Network Design Project and Programme Managers and the Operations function to ensure that such projects are prioritised as appropriate within the overall Design Programme.
  • Identification of planning tool requirements such that they support the delivery of 2G, 3G, 4G and 5G networks, consolidation and evolution to future technologies
  • Work closely with the Capacity function within MBNL to ensure that Transmission and Transport capacity requirements are identified early and the technical Committee notified of required investment to meet such requirements.
  • Liaising with Equipment Vendors and acting as key technical contact point.

What we are looking for:

· University/College degree or degree calibre preferably from IT, telecommunications or Electrical Engineering background

· Significant knowledge of transmission tools and managements systems.

· Good knowledge of transmission technologies (both leased line and radio) design knowledge and experience including SDH, ATM, Ethernet & IP technology

· Good knowledge of the 2G/3G/4G Mobile Transmission Networks

· Knowledge of 2G, 3G, 4G RAN design and core network architecture

· Significant knowledge of transmission planning and circuit planning tools.

· Experience in a Network Operator or Managed Service Provider environment

· Demonstrable experience of project delivery on time and to customer satisfaction

· Knowledge of using NRM, IQLink and ADC Build

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