Optical Network Engineer

Infotech Sourcing - Menlo Park, CA

Job Title: Optical Network Engineer

Location: MPK

Duration: 1 Year


Deploy, configure, and support a large-scale production optical network that spans ULH terrestrial, regional metros and subsea networks, interconnecting data centers and Point of Presence (POP) sites across EMEA.

Create and maintain Engineering Design Packages for metro, regional and long-haul DWDM rings/systems.

Provide technical expertise to field installation team

Perform Optical Network turn up and testing

Perform network maintenance, repair and upgrade tasks as needed.

Ability to independently troubleshoot network build issues

Review Acceptance Documents provided by deployment vendors

Drive Quality Efforts to ensure smooth transition from deployment to operations


Demonstrated hands-on experience deploying optical networks.

Experience with field-based work in POPs, carrier hotels, data centers and Central Office environments.

Experience with optical test equipment and solid optical troubleshooting skills using OTDR, OSA, BERT and optical power meters.

Experience with configuring optical equipment (preferably Ciena 6500, Waveservers)

Familiarity with DWDM, RAMAN, EDFA, WSS

Familiarity with Control Plane, Flexgrid, and CDC architecture

Certifications & Licenses: PMP


Posted On: Monday, December 10, 2018

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