Optical Network Provisioning Engineer
1 Hacker Way Menlo Park, CA 94025
Position Title: Optical Network Provisioning Engineer
Position Description: Protingent Staffing has an exciting contract opportunity with our client in Menlo Park, California.
- Deploy, configure, and support a large-scale production optical network that spans ULH terrestrial, regional metros and subsea networks, interconnecting data centers and Point of Presence (POP) sites across EMEA.
- Create and maintain Engineering Design Packages for metro, regional and long-haul DWDM rings/systems.
- Provide technical expertise to field installation team Perform Optical Network turn up and testing Perform network maintenance, repair and upgrade tasks as needed.
- Ability to troubleshoot network build issues independently Reviewing Acceptance Documents provided by vendors and subcontractors deploying equipment on our network.
- Demonstrated hands-on experience deploying optical networks.
- Experience with field-based work in POPs, carrier hotels, data centers and Central Office environments.
- Experience with optical test equipment and solid optical troubleshooting skills using OTDR, OSA, BERT and optical power meters.
- Experience with configuring optical equipment (preferably Ciena 6500, Waveservers)
- Familiarity with Control Plane, Flexgrid, and CDC architecture
About Protingent: Protingent is a niche provider of top Engineering and IT talent to Software, Electronics, Medical Device, Telecom, and Aerospace companies nationwide. Protingent exists to make a positive impact and contribution to the lives of others as well as our community by providing relevant, rewarding, and exciting work opportunities for our candidates.
Benefits Package: Protingent offers competitive salary, 100% paid health insurance, education/certification reimbursement, pre-tax commuter benefits, Paid Time Off (PTO) and an administered 401k plan.