Network Engineer (French speaker)

Network Engineer (French speaker)

Job Title: Network Engineer (French speaker)
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Mechelen, Antwerp
Salary: Negotiable € per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: BBBH7455
Contact Name: David Lawrence
Contact Email:
Job Published: June 01, 2018 10:10

Job Description

Network Engineer - Fibre (French speaker)

My client is a leading provider of media and telecommunications services. Due to ever increasing customer demand, they require additional Network Engineers Fibre and Backhaul Solutions team. The team finds solutions for all required connectivity popping up at our external and internal customers. The solution itself can be built upon the vast fibre network within the company, could make use of a microwave solution or ultimately might be based upon a leased line from another operator. The team builds and controls these solutions and defines the extensions to the network to fulfil the ever-growing demand of bandwidth.
*Design expansions of the fibre network in order to expand and maintain the Telenet network according to the commercial and technical deadlines
*Ensuring administrative support for the installation and maintenance of all technical locations and with our professional customers
*To limit the impact of these fibre-related construction works, you make analysis and propose potential alternative ways and backup strategies.
*Keeping the technical documentation up-to-date (allocation of nodes to equipment, floor and rack space management, floor plans, wiring diagrams, rack diagrams, ...), in order to be able to inform technicians correctly about the state of affairs at the various locations and in order to create new installations and to be able to carry out interventions efficiently.
*Ad hoc execution of head-station visits for the start of the works, during the work and after the works, in order to assure us of a correct installation.
*Experts in design and implementation of fibre networks
*Knowledge of fibre design & documentation toolset (e.g. GE grid solutions Small World or similar GIS applications)
*Excellent problem solving skills and getting things done mentality
Being the first point of contact for the installation team for technical problems. Give them the necessary technical support.
*Ability to balance between details and the big picture
*Follows the work orders and takes the necessary actions
*Strong analytical skills
*Outstanding communication skills in English. Knowledge of Dutch is an asset but not essential.
*Drive for results, eager to learn and grow
*Passionate about telecom and media
*Team player, pro-active and flexible

French speaking is essential.

Please send your CV to discuss this role in more detail.