Configuration Engineer Contract

Rugby Recruitment
18 May 2017
17 Jun 2017
Contract Type
Full Time

Configuration Engineer Contract

This is a direct contract position - up to 12 month

Location: Rugby

£23,213 - £30,950

Benefits include

Annual Incentive Plan - 4% of basic salary

Pension matched up to 11%

Holiday bonus - payable June and December (Each payment equivalent to 1 week's basic salary

Life assurance

Our client is a world wide telecommunications company

They are recruiting for a Configuration Engineer to be based in Rugby

This is working on a long term contract

The company are part of a worldwide group of companies delivering mission critical communications services.

The company are expanding and we have a number of positions available to enable them to deliver high speed secure video and data on demand

The Configuration Engineer will be working within a team of engineers to provide remote configuration of Communication Transmission links within a project environment.

As part of this team you will be able to remotely configure Communication Transmission links, working in partnership with field and support engineers.

The Configuration Team pre-configure the switch and base sites to work on their allocated zone and site identifications. There is a significant amount of configuration work required prior to the cutover.

During the cutover, new configurations are loaded with voice and data tests are completed

post the cutover in conjunction with the Field Engineer.

Working to an exacting timeframe in a zero error environment, the configuration of the

equipment is completed as part of an orchestrated daily plan, interfacing with a number of

internal and external resources, ensuring all the relevant paperwork and documentation for

each cutover is completed in real time.

The successful candidate will need to ensure all Configuration Change Requests are built and delivered to agreed timescales. This will involve liaising with external and internal customers when necessary to resolve system issues, fault finding and troubleshooting.

The successful candidate must be able to

Complete EBTS site builds, provide EBTS Network

Support and make deletions on the PRNM Suite.

• Have relevant experience to complete OSS updates on systems including Remedy and Comptel.

• Understand WAN and Router configuration to ensure correct operation of EBTS Sites.

• Implement end-to-end builds, deletions, amendments, reports, auditing, validating and fault finding within the network configuration, Networks and OSS Areas, within agreed SLA's and OlA's.

If you have Telecommunications experience, or related experience to this type of work please get in touch.

You will need to have a full Driving License

You will need to get Security Cleared for this position and will undergo a UK security vetting process for this position.

We are happy to accept applications from new graduates for this position if your degree is related to the job.