Network Design Manager Telecoms

50000.00 - 60000.00 GBP Annual + pension, bonus
04 Jun 2021
02 Jul 2021
Engineering, Design
Contract Type
Full Time
Network Design Manager, (IT, Network Design and validation)

Sector: Telecoms

Location: Ipswich

The way the world works is changing, and this organisation is at the forefront of this revolution.

If you want to be part of the second-largest infrastructure build program in the country, and play a pivotal role in shaping the future infrastructure connectivity of the country then there is no better place to work.

We require someone with Experience of defining and delivering complex IT and Network developments in Network Infrastructure and Telecommunications engineering. Experienced in managing and delivering large-scale technical projects, processes, and programs for networks.

Experience in Large-Scale Operations.

The role in summary:

For this role, we require a results-focused, agile professional who can work at PACE across large-scale operations.

Network design and validation test ownershipBusiness Function:

This is a fantastic opportunity to work "client-side". This function is responsible for defining and then delivering the 3-year technology strategy for across Network, IT, Digital & Data.

Responsible for the design, deployment, services, and the repair journey, including how the business gets products and services from concept through design, delivery and test to launch. Overall accountability for design and protection of the network. The unit is of high strategic impact to the core business and customer service with a large suite of IT and technology programmes.

Experience required:

Experience of leading and owning network technology, design and implementation.
Proven track record of working as part of a technology design team.
Experience of managing multiple stakeholders to co-ordinate alignment of technical approach.The role:

Ownership, creation and co-ordination of end-to-end network designs for logical & physical aspects of NGA platform components.
Design Authority for NGA network solutions.
Leading complex (matrixed) network design teams and projects, providing technical and thought leadership and an e2e view.
Detailed and deep technical understanding of the product and specifications for NGA and understanding of FTTx components.
Proven experience working in the access network technology domain.The purpose of the Specialist Network Designer role is to deliver the overall network design authority for physical & logical aspects of the network platform (including management systems) and/or customer solutions.

You will be part of a team developing solutions to extract as much value from network assets as possible. This will include maximising coverage, making a material impact to strategic business cases. Using state of the art methodologies, network data and engineering skills, the team will play a key part in delivering a world class service over copper & fibre infrastructure.

Ability to set strategic direction within the NGA domain, with a proven track record in delivering to short timescales.
Ability to drive complex projects through to completion from ideas through to implementation; ability to communicate ideas and benefits.
Commercial acumen; able to drive cost effective solutions by close working with LoB stakeholders, procurement agents and vendors.
Driving efficiency and scalability through the re-use of network designs and ongoing in-life operation of designs across the overall network platform and solution.
Acting as a technical ambassador for the company and providing expert technical consulting to customers at a platform and/or overall solution level.
Deciding on design scope and design of the overall network platform and/or customer solution, as well as estimating the time and type of resource needed to support the deliverables with increasing cost impact and time duration.
Provide, review & authorise network designs for component(s) of the overall solution and/or platformBenefits:

10% bonus.
Pension 10%
Life assurance cover
25 days' annual leave, plus bank holidays, and additional days for length of serviceYou'll enjoy access to 100s of instant discounts for restaurants, shops, and the cinema. These include money off your weekly shop and discounts on gift/shopping vouchers.

GBP500 worth of shares for free annually.

Keywords: IT and Network developments, Network Design, Telecommunications engineering, Network, IT, Digital & Data