Senior Fibre Planner

At Rogers, we connect Canadians to a world of possibilities and the memorable moments that matter most in their lives. Every day we wake up with one purpose in mind. To bring loved ones together from across the globe. To connect people to each other and the world around them. To help an entrepreneur realize their dream. A sports fan celebrate a special moment.

Because we believe connections unite us, possibilities fuel us, and moments define us.

 

As we grow our team, the well-being of our team members remains our top priority. To ensure the health and safety of our team members, including those in the recruitment process, our team members are temporarily working from home.

Rogers has one of the largest fibre networks in Canada and is continuing to invest in expanding its network and performance leadership. As a Sr. Fibre Access Planner in the Network Planning & Development team, the successful candidate will have the exciting opportunity to lead the planning and budgeting for the National Unified Fibre Plan.

 

Responsibilities:

  • Collaborate with network and business leads to identify and evaluate fibre build requirements
  • Develop and maintain 1Y and 3Y plans and capital budgets that unifies the network and business needs and strategy
  • Develop Capital Authorization (CA) for the Unified Fibre Plan
  • Issue and maintain Program Specifications for the 1Y Unified Fibre Plan
  • Leverage existing fibre network assets, new technology and construction methods
  • Leverage fibre modeling and planning tools
  • Liaise with Regional Planning to validate and update fibre models
  • Provide direction and guidance to Regional Planning as needed
  • Collaborate with the Regional Planning, Delivery Managers and PMO to deliver on the Unified Fibre Plan objectives
  • Provide business support and reporting as required
  • Collaborate with the delivery team to identify and implement process improvements
     

Qualifications & Competencies:

  • Highly motivated with exceptional communication, analytical and methodical troubleshooting skills
  • Demonstrated ability to work effectively in a team environment, in an organized, methodical and pleasant manner. Ability to work from assigned objectives, relative priorities and critical areas that impinge on work of other units.
  • Strong understanding of planning, designing, and building PON networks and systems. Well versed on industry & Rogers standards, OPE, and construction methods
  • Education, experience should include undergraduate university degree, community college diploma with CET certification or equivalent experience
  • 8 years experience in planning and designing Fibre optic networks
  • Proven ability to lead and direct within department and provide direction and guidance to internal and external groups
  • Proven ability to operate autonomously, within general direction guidelines
  • Excel at providing executive summary and power point presentations
  • Customer-focused, results-oriented, and adaptive in a fast-paced environment

 

Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON 
Travel Requirements: Up to 10%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Network Design
Requisition ID: 229659
 
Together, we'll make more possible, and these six shared values guide and define our work:
 
  1. Our people are at the heart of our success
  2. Our customers come first. They inspire everything we do
  3. We do what’s right, each and every day
  4. We believe in the power of new ideas
  5. We work as one team, with one vision
  6. We give back to our communities and protect our environment
 

What makes us different makes us stronger. Rogers has a strong commitment to diversity and inclusion. Everyone who applies for a job will be considered. We recognize the business value in creating a workplace where each team member has the tools to reach their full potential. At Rogers, we value the insights and innovation that diverse teams bring to work. We work with our candidates with disabilities throughout the recruitment process to ensure that they have what they need to be at their best. Please reach out to our recruiters and hiring managers to begin a conversation about how we can ensure that you deliver your best work. You matter to us! For any questions, please visit the Rogers FAQ.

 
Posting Notes:  Digital & Technology 

 

 

 

Location: 

Brampton, ON, CA

Being a Rogers team member comes with some great perks & benefits including:

· Health & well-being benefits
· Donation matching
· Paid time off for volunteering
· Wealth Accumulation including: Pension plan & Employee stock options
· Generous employee discounts
· Leadership development, Mentorship, and Coaching programs

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