Equipment Engineering Specialist

Our Rogers Wireless team is growing! We are looking for new team members that are collaborative, digital-first, fast-moving, bold-thinking, and focused on delivering impact in everything they do.


We know our customers rely on us to connect them to their families, friends, and what matters most. Through our three wireless brands -- Rogers, Fido, and chatr – we are proud to offer Canadians value and choice on a variety of plans. As the market leader in 5G for both coverage and reliability and with our world class network that offers wireless connectivity from coast-to-coast-to-coast, we are paving the way for the future of innovation, providing the framework for new possibilities so that what’s impossible today, won’t be tomorrow.


At Rogers, your journey is filled with limitless possibilities; build the future you want with us.
Let’s make your possible.


Are you up for the challenge and the fun? If so, consider the following opportunity:


There is an immediate opening for a Equipment Engineering Access Planner in our Hub Implementation team located at our Richmond Hill office supporting the SYD region. The successful candidate will be a results-oriented individual with industry knowledge and technology experience. The Planner will be accountable to develop design plans and platform capacity management based on engineering guidelines for access layer.


The Equipment Engineering Specialist works very closely with the regional planning, construction, and operations teams to ensure that all required site level details are provided for the successful completion of projects. This position will focus mainly on Headend Node designs for RPHY and XGSPON Deployments.


In addition, the role will be accountable for Access Layer Platform (DOCSIS, ROD/SDV/QPSK) deployments in the region.


The Planner responsibilities includes:

  • The preparation and issue of DDP’s Detail Design Packages and BD Build Documents
  • Creating site specific rack elevations, detailed wiring diagrams, and cable run lists
  • Preparation and submission of detailed equipment lists (MOR, MRF)
  • Verify Space, Power, and Cooling
  • Vet all documentation and test plans
  • Tracking projects to ensure deliverables are on schedule and on budget
  • Providing project updates in various workflow tools and weekly Project management meetings as required
  • Documentation of all additions or changes to the Network including Spatialnet and data files
  • Receive, Verify and update project as-built’s
  • Capacity Planning, Identification and design
  • Visiting Head End sites and completing site surveys for equipment installation
  • Generating purchase orders for contractors
  • Accountability for quality control of all network inventory tools supporting access layer plans
  • Remain current with the latest company and industry technologies, policies and standards.



  • Practical Head End or Data Center experience
  • Knowledge of all HFC platforms and inside plant design and construction practices.
  • Understanding of all analog, 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 and the associated software.
  • Working level ability with Autocad (Spatialnet)
  • Familiar with standard computer hardware and interfaces.
  • Excellent written and oral communication skills.
  • 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-paced environment.
  • Ability to learn new technologies, applications and solutions


Schedule: Full time
Shift: Day
Length of Contract: Not Applicable (Regular Position)
Work Location: 244 Newkirk Road (WFH), Richmond Hill, ON
Travel Requirements: Up to 25%
Posting Category/Function: Technology & Engineering
Requisition ID: 266724
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





Richmond Hill, 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

*available for full-time and part-time permanent employees, some restrictions apply

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