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Transmission Designer (telecoms) - Ref. 811

10 Oct 2019
Contract Type:
Limited Contract
Contract Duration:
3+ months
Job Description
Flomatik have a requirement for an experienced Telecoms focused Transmission Designer to work on a UK wide network consolidation project for a key client. As a Transmission Designer, you’ll be DWDM focused; understanding the technologies involved with a preference to Transmode/Infinera, ECI, Ciena and Nokia vendor equipment. You’ll convey competence in all aspects of transmission design; DWDM, CWDM, SDH across both active and passive systems and be familiar with fibre networks.

Outline duties will develop from specific customer training and network familiarisation though to following key responsibilities:

  • Undertake detailed technical surveys
  • Executing and delivering detailed transmission design requirements nationally
  • Highlighting and escalating major design variances
  • Providing a flexible approach in dealing with amendments to issued information
  • Having a keen attention to detail and “right first time” approach to the assembly of detailed planning packs and as-built data
  • Update and maintain client records

A typical range of skills, aptitudes and understandings to aim for would include:

  • Transmission designing at a leading telecoms operator or OEM vendor
  • Ability to analyse and QA fibre characterisation results including OTDR/ILM/PMD/CD
  • A solid understanding of IP addressing
  • Attention to detail and accuracy coupled with a 'can do' attitude
  • A desire to plan successful projects
  • Ability to draw from a range of technical disciplines
  • Able to communicate with people across multiple locations and at different levels
  • Awareness and understanding of health and safety in the workplace
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Office and PC literacy is essential, knowledge of MS Visio will be advantageous - additional Flomatik and client specific applications will be required (training can be provided where necessary)

What we’ll offer:

  • A competitive rate of pay based on the duration of the contract and location

Location of work:

  • This role can now be based nationally

The Process:

This is a one stage interview process. A face to face interview will be required in one of our offices.

Equal Opportunities Statement:

Flomatik is committed to promoting equal opportunities in employment. Employees and job applicants will receive equal treatment regardless of age, disability, gender reassignment, marital or civil partner status, pregnancy or maternity, race, colour, nationality, ethnic or national origin, religion or belief, sex or sexual orientation.

Physical Demands

Prolonged periods of time sitting at desk.

If you feel that you have the right knowledge and experience, please go to our careers site and apply online.

Flomatik is the Professional Services and Engineering subsidiaries of Teleste, who are an international technology company that develops and offers video and broadband technologies and related services.

The company provides bespoke, insightful and innovative Service solutions using a collaborative approach to forge strong partnerships, providing Consulting, Resources, Project Management and Managed Services.

Flomatik’s clients include UK operators, their prime Technology Vendors and the largest super-contractor companies, who are under pressure to deliver extraordinary technological and operational change, and want a company that can respond quickly and achieve optimal results.

Investment in new staff is a major part of our strategy for growth, and we are seeking candidates with the desire and determination to be part of our future success.

Full information on Flomatik Network Services, this position and full contact information please refer to our

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