Sr. Platform Specialist

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Senior Platform Specialist - Equipment Engineering

 

There is an immediate opening for a Senior Platform Specialist in Equipment Engineering Wireline, home office in our Brampton Office (8200 Dixie Road). The successful candidate will be a result-oriented individual with industry knowledge and technology experience who would be accountable to develop Business cases & support Detailed Design Packages (DDPs) from high level engineering plans and guidelines from the various Capacity and Planning groups under Networks Organization. 

The Equipment Engineering Senior Specialist works closely with Network Engineering, Vendors, Regional Equipment Engineering, Provisioning Teams, Outside Plant Engineering (OPE), Facilities (FPE) & Regional Network Implementation assigned to the projects to ensure that all required site level details are provided for the successful completion of the projects. This position will focus on the Core IP, Access Layer, Engineering Standards, and UAT (Unified Access Transport).

 

The Sr. Specialists responsibilities include:

  • Work with EE, OPE & Facilities on Fiber equipment installations in the Headends.
  • Equipment Engineering SPOC for UAT deployments.
  • Develop Facilities Standards for Site expansions and e-Headends (WIC).
  • Preparation and submission of detailed network equipment lists (MORs).
  • Assist in the coordination of timely delivery of materials to the project site.
  • Visiting Headend sites and completing site surveys for equipment installation.
  • Tracking projects to ensure deliverables are on schedule and on budget.
  • Facilities and OPE SPOC for new site builds.
  • Support for SpatialNet Modelling & Library entries and reporting/auditing.
  • Generating purchase orders for contractors.
  • Administer for Equipment Engineering SharePoint & Zone posting & Permissions.
  • Remain current with the latest company and Industry Technologies, Policies and Standards.
  • Beware and adhere to all applicable Health and Safety regulations, in accordance with legislation and related Company policy.
  • Support the Legacy Video and R-PHY video platforms.
  • Support the Ignite Video platform.
     

Qualifications:

  • Practical Headend experience.
  • Knowledge of all CATV inside plant design and construction practices.
  • Understanding of all analog, RF, digital and other network transport Technology and systems.
  • Five years of CATV or related network industry experience.
  • Post-secondary education in Electronics or Telecommunications or equivalent industry experience.
  • Proficient with Microsoft Office, Word, Excel, Visio and PowerPoint software.
  • Proficient with SpatialNet software.
  • Proficient with Remedy software.
  • Proficient with Rogers Oracle purchasing and equipment status.
  • Excellent knowledge of Fiber installation, Headend Facility and OPE standards.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • Proficient in CLI & IP fundamentals.
  • Valid driver’s license.

 

Core Competencies: 

  • Adaptable to change
  • Strong organizational and communication skills to understand and to be understood, have an eye for detail, and be able to put ideas into a tangible form.
  • Ability to work independently within a dynamic team and organize time among multiple tasks.
  • Ability to prioritize and manage work to project timelines in a fast-pace environment.
  • Ability to learn new Technologies, Applications and Solutions
  • Ability to find ways of being cost affective.
     

 

As a condition of hire, all new employees will be required to provide proof of vaccinations against COVID 19. Any request for an exception under Human Rights legislation must be supported by evidence to be considered by Rogers on a case by case basis.


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Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 8200 Dixie Road (101), Brampton, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 25%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Engineering
Requisition ID: 252917
 
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  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

 

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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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