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Cable Plant Engineer Job

Cleveland, OH
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Cable Plant Engineer Job

Cable Plant Engineer Job

Date: Apr 29, 2018

Location: Cleveland, OH, US

Company: SAIC

Cable Plant Engineer (Job Number:434572)


Job Description
- The Cable Plant Engineer will lead the planning, design, engineering, configuration, and implementation of data network and telephony, horizontal and backbone cabling/wiring at NASA GRC for the NICS Contract.
- This includes fiber optic and high pair count copper and outside plant cabling (OSP) services.
- Perform network connectivity needs assessment, engineering and design and hardware validation.
- Work closely with other IT and Facilities team members, project teams, application clients, vendors, and other technical resources to analyze business and technical requirements.
- Develop options, be an advocate for cabling systems spaces and pathways, recommendations, associated cost benefits, and implement cost effective solutions for the life cycle of the cable plant.
- Document standards, proposals and implementation plans for network connectivity design/engineering changes.
- Work with network and cabling engineering firms, installers technical staff, and vendors to develop and implement projects.
- Research, evaluate, and recommend new tools and technologies.
- Assess emerging technologies and make recommendations to information technology management.
- Strict adherence to labeling, inventory control and documentation of cable plant is a key accountability of this role.

- Must have recent experience in design, integration and implementation of telecommunications, data communications structured transport systems and related infrastructure for larger sites.
- Candidate must be proficient to create a detailed design of new structured cabling systems or the integration / modification of a design into an existing environment.
- Must be able to develop and manage drawing changes and coordinate the structured cabling design with other design disciplines.
- Candidate must possess comprehensive knowledge of all applicable federal codes as well as a working knowledge of all state and local codes as they may apply.
- Must be able to review drawings and specifications developed by others and render comment and recommendations as part of a formal consultant peer review process.
- Candidate must be able to supervise cabling installations, provide on-site inspection and provide expert technical support on cable installation projects.
- Limited travel may be required.
- Candidate must be proficient with IEEE, BISCI, TIA/EIA and similar communications structured cable plant standards.
- The preferred candidate will be a Registered Communications Distribution Designer (RCDD) and a member of BICSI.

- Bachelor's degree and 5 years of directly related experience.
- Additional years of experience may be accepted in place of degree.
- Candidate must be able to obtain a public trust clearance.

SAIC Overview:SAIC is a premier technology integrator providing full life cycle services and solutions in the technical, engineering, intelligence, and enterprise information technology markets. SAIC is Redefining Ingenuity through its deep customer and domain knowledge to enable the delivery of systems engineering and integration offerings for large, complex projects. SAIC has approximately 15,000 employees are driven by integrity and mission focus to serve customers in the U.S. federal government. Headquartered in Reston, Virginia, SAIC has annual revenues of approximately $4.5 billion. For more information, visit saic.com.

EOE AA M/F/Vet/Disability

Job Posting: Mar 2, 2018, 2:46:09 PM
Primary Location: United States-OH-CLEVELAND
Clearance Level Must Currently Possess: None
Clearance Level Must Be Able to Obtain: Other Clearance
Potential for Teleworking: No
Travel: Yes, 10% of the time
Shift: Day Job
Schedule: Full-time

Nearest Major Market: Cleveland

Job Segment: Telecom, Telecommunications, Plant, Engineer, Technology, Manufacturing, Engineering, Research


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