Optical Network Engineer

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    Nigeria, Nigeria

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    Up to US$0.00 per annum

  • Contact:

    Michael Nel

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  • Published:

    9 months ago

  • Duration:

    1 year

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Skill requirements:
1: Implement and deliver the optical network DWDM/SDH/MSTP equipment engineering project. As a technical expert or technical engineer, support the project delivery, solve the technical problems of various transmission products in the project delivery, and complete the engineering implementation and delivery.
2: The fault analysis of the optical network DWDM/SDH/MSTP product is used as a technical expert to support the routine maintenance, fault location, troubleshooting, and network optimization of the DWDM/SDH/MSTP network, thus improving the network performance.
3: Write and review technical documents of WDM/SDH/MSTP products, provide training courses for other technical support engineers, and transfer product technical knowledge and skills.

Job requirements:
1: Graduate from communications, computer, optoelectronics, and other related majors: More than 5 years of industry experience, experience in engineering and maintenance of long-haul backbone WDM networks, experience in 40G/100G network engineering and maintenance, and familiarity with competitors equipment is preferred.
2: Have a deep understanding of WDM/SDH principles and have a good command of basic optical transmission knowledge, such as optical fiber cables, OSNR, dispersion, and PMD.
3: Have a deep understanding of the basic principles of Ethernet. Have a good command of the principles and networking schemes of VLAN, MPLS, Layer 2 and Layer 3 switching. Have a basic command of the principles of optical network ASON. Have a good command of the networking schemes and O&M technologies of ASON networks.
4: Have a good command of the use of common instruments such as the spectrum analyzer and Ethernet tester.
5: Good English, able to communicate with local employees in English, and adapt to long-term overseas life.