£25,000 - £31,500 basic salary (depending on experience) + bonus, on-call, overtime, healthcare, pension + more
Exciting and rewarding permanent career opportunity for a graduate calibre IT, telecoms or technology professional to join an award winning telecommunications service provider to work as part of a small team responsible for supporting, installing, commissioning & configuring transmission, SDH and DWDM equipment.
The role will provide advanced network infrastructure support & service provision across core transmission networks delivering global telecommunications services to customers around the globe.
The ideal candidate will either be a graduate with a degree in a related IT / Telecommunications / Network / Computer Sciences / Technology subject or have demonstrable experience within the IT / Telecommunications industry with particular interest in learning more about the telecoms and networking transmission / global carrier sector.
Daily duties will include circuit building (physical & logical), testing and implementation and preventive maintenance of in-service network elements, backbone and customer circuits. Additional duties will include projects to expand the network, equipment installation and acceptance testing, plus maintaining return & repair processes for faulty components.
Working for this leading telco organisation as part of the data centre, transmission and network team in a full-time permanent role you will be based in their Highbridge site in Somerset.
Candidates should possess a keen interest and desire to progress their career in the telecommunications sector. You will be given training on the various vendor equipment used at the site from Alcatel-Lucent, Ciena and ADVA to Cisco, Huawei and Ericsson.
Candidates from the Armed Forces / Royal Signals or Graduates looking for a career in the telecommunications sector also welcome to apply!
Environment: Telco, Telecom, Carrier, Service Provider, ISP, Internet, Telecommunications, Engineer, Junior, Trainee, Graduate, HM Forces, Signaller, Technician, Exchange, Data Centre, Datacentre, Datacenter, Data Center Exchange, Switch, Transmission, POP, Network, Optical, Fibre, Fiber, SDH, DWDM, WDM, PDH, TDM, Ethernet, IP, circuit building, testing, implementation, Ciena, Corestream, Core Director, Nortel, Ericsson, Marconi, Alcatel-Lucent, ADVA FSP3000 metro, Tyco Submarine systems, Huawei, Cabling, Cat5. Cisco.
MECS Comms offer a broad range of Talent Acquisition & Career Development services for a variety of commercial, executive, managerial, professional, specialist & technical disciplines across the Telecommunications, Media & Technology industries.
This vacancy is being advertised by MECS Communications Limited who operates as an Employment Agency & Employment Business. For more information or a list of current vacancies, please see our web site at ***************
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