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The Design Specialist II (Engineer II) will work as an integral member of the Lower Mainland Engineering (Access Design) team.
Here’s the impact you’ll make and what we’ll accomplish together
As a Design Specialist II (Engineer II), you will be responsible for a number of key items such as managing TELUS physical infrastructure, maintaining effective relationships with the development community and municipalities, as well as securing the necessary government agency approvals for projects to name a few.
You’ll be responsible for many aspects including designing technical specifications for outside plant networks, mapping new processes, technologies, and network topologies changes, as well as rolling out new processes and training team members.
By reviewing the Outside Plant Design jobs for quality / reliability, our intent is to reduce costs and increase revenue and ensure adequate capacity of outside plant copper and fibre networks.
Ensure schedules and deadlines are monitored and adjusted appropriately; running reports in SAP to assist with workload management.
Lead meetings with key-stakeholders to ensure successful outcomes on a project by project, so the ability to influence a variety of stakeholders by speaking their language is essential
Very comfortable in operating in the grey area as you’ll act as prime interface with our contract design teams to ensure key date metrics are met
Write technical reports as required
Demonstrate the ability to produce designs based on sound engineering economic analysis and following guidelines established by network standards, and a background in planning and organizing schedules to meet deadlines
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Strong verbal & written communications skills
Demonstrate the ability to work effectively with external customers
Negotiating and conflict management skills
Willing to work in locations that preclude your ability to return home every day, on an as required basis
Flexible presentation & communication skills for executive & front-line audiences
Ability to navigate complex teams and collaborate with influence, with a demonstrated ability to influence cross-functional stakeholders to gain buy-in
Proven track record for consistently delivering results and effectively meeting program milestones
Outstanding business & financial acumen with the ability to anticipate and develop strategies in a rapidly evolving telecommunication industry
Strong analytical and critical thinking skills coupled with superior ability to creatively solve problems
Recipient of a bachelor degree or post-secondary diploma in Computer Science or Engineering, or equivalent education and / or experience
Professional Engineer (P.Eng.) designation
Experience bringing new technology to market