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Senior Transmission Planner - SME

Job Title: Senior Transmission Planner - SME
Contract Type: Permanent
Location: Reading, Berkshire
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: A.S.A.P
REF: AC/71884_1573072618
Contact Name: Amanda Cager
Contact Email:
Job Published: over 1 year ago

Job Description

Great opportunity to work for an innovator within the telecoms industry that has state of the art offices based very close to Reading train station and has a flexible working policy.

Excellent salary on offer along with car allowance and bonus scheme plus all the usual extra benefits.

This role will be the TX Planning SME, and take the lead on TX Planning projects, coaching others and MSP delivery.

What will the role be doing:

  • The primary responsibility of the Senior Transmission Planning Engineer is to ensure transmission plans are delivered on time, to budget and meet agreed specifications.
  • The Senior Transmission Planning Engineers will ensure that Transmission Network upgrade activities are designed and dimensioned to ensure that network availability targets are maintained or improved.
  • The Senior Transmission Planning Engineer will be expected to engage with stakeholders to discuss/agree alternative solutions, design requirements, concessions etc.
  • The Senior Transmission Planning Engineer will be pro-active in working with the Transmission Design Team and where applicable assist with creation of technical documentation and guidelines.
  • Report project/deliverable progress to the TPS Team Seniors and PMs who will advised on any corrective action required (as necessary)

What experience is needed:

  • Significant knowledge of transmission technologies (both leased line and radio) design knowledge and experience including SDH, ATM, Ethernet & IP technology
  • Hands on experience of transmission planning and circuit planning tools in creating transmission solutions.
  • Strong knowledge of the 2G/3G/4G Mobile Transmission Networks
  • Knowledge of 2G, 3G, 4G RAN design and core network architecture
  • Optimisation of capacity and performance of transmission networks
  • Experience in a Network Operator or Managed Service Provider environment
  • Demonstrable experience of project delivery on time and to customer satisfaction

For finer details on the role please contact Amanda Cager - - 01628762270.

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