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Staff Network / Telecommunications Engineer / Tampa, FL

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E1154:Network Engineer Stf
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Responsible for project engineering, planning, coordination, and budgeting as it applies to telecommunications transmission/radio systems. This position requires competence in the area of telecommunications systems engineering and judgment in the selection, adaptation and modification of standard techniques for engineering and installation of telecommunications systems and sub-systems.

1. Provide expertise for the planning, designing, and engineering of an efficient and cost effective complex wide area fiber optic/microwave hybrid network for Tampa Electric in support of vital company functions including protective relaying, SCADA, voice, EMS, data, and video communications. (15%)
2. Provide engineering support for the operations of a very sophisticated fiber optics metropolitan area network, which delivers innovative telecommunications products and services to sophisticated third party telecommunications users in Tampa Electric’s service area. (15%)
3. Provide expertise and guidance in determining project, work order and documentation processes for an effective and efficient delivery of services to Tampa Electric and Metro-Link Customers. Establish and revise drawings and documentation for the assigned systems as needed. (10%)
4. Ability to manage time and utilize available resources effectively, acting as project manager and/or engineer when assigned. (10%)
5. Assisting in the preparation and review of the Telecommunications Engineering budget to include providing input to the 5-year plan. (10%)
6. Assisting Telecommunications Operations in check-out and turn-on of telecommunications systems and sub-systems designed by Telecommunications Engineering. (10%)
7. Analyzing the performance of the transmission and radio network and make recommendations for improvement or re-design. (10%)
8. Providing Telecommunications consulting and engineering support to internal customers. (20%)

Basic Qualifications
Must be a graduate of a ABET accredited engineering college or university with a Bachelor of Science degree in engineering. Minimum of eight years’ experience in telecommunications engineering design and network planning.

Experience in T1 networking, broadband transport equipment (SONET and IP Networks), DC battery systems, and microwave radio systems also required. Must have knowledge and understanding of advanced networking systems to include integrations with substations, power plants and IT resources into a common communications network. Knowledge of telecommunications network planning to include the installation and testing of fiber optic systems and microwave radio systems.

Desired skills
Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering. Experience in working on the following systems preferred: Cisco transport equipment, Harris and Alcatel Microwave Radio Systems. Utility telecommunications, NERC experience related to utility industry, and outside plant construction experience also preferred.

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Job Location(s): Tampa Florida
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Energy Services - TE
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Information Technology
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Experienced Professional
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FLEX-Non-Standard 40 hour week
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Task Order/IDIQ
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