Wednesday, September 24, 2014

Strategic Projects Engineer

Unite Private Networks (UPN), LLC. Dallas

Position Title: Strategic Projects Engineer

Reports To: Director of Strategic Projects

Unite Private Networks (UPN) provides high-bandwidth, fiber-based
communications networks and services to schools, governments, carriers,
data centers, hospitals, and enterprise business customers across a 20
state service area. Service offerings include dark and lit fiber, private
line, metro-optical Ethernet, Internet access, data center services, and
other customized solutions. Headquartered in Kansas City, MO, UPN has been
providing customer focused communications solutions since 1998. For more
information on UPN, please visit

* This individual is a Telecommunications professional and must be capable
of engineering routine and specific outside plant work orders, both
distribution and feeder
* Ideal candidates will be experienced in OSP design of fiber optic
facilities, in aerial, underground and buried applications
* Technical knowledge and understanding of right of way and easements is
* General understanding of aerial and underground construction, including
span lengths, pole loading, anchoring, guying, and attachment heights, as
well as familiarity with joint use regulations are all a plus
* Candidate should have experience with initial design and constructability
review in accordance with project specifications
* Experience developing construction bid packages and competitively bid
project to sub-contractors
* Attend company and client status meetings

* Requires a bachelor's degree in engineering from either a recognized
accredited program in their home country or the country in which the
professional is practicing
* Minimum of 5 years related work experience
* Ideal candidates will have 3-5 years construction management experience
and 2-3 years direct telecommunications experience
* Candidates should have 3 years of supervisory construction experience.
* Prefer candidates with a Bachelor of Science in Civil Engineering, or
equivalent work experience.
* Excellent communications skills, strong organizational skills, a high
level of integrity, a strong team player, and attention to details are all
critical traits of successful B&V Engineers
* Ability to travel

Preferred Job Qualifications:
* Written communications, drive for results, decision quality, priority
setting, planning, delegation, conflict management, informing, listening,
dealing with ambiguity, and customer focus
* Intermediate knowledge of engineering design principles and applicable
design guides and standards related to assigned engineering discipline
* Intermediate knowledge of other disciplines
* Intermediate knowledge of construction & constructability practices &
* Intermediate knowledge of procurement & contract administration
* Basic knowledge of process, procedures for project controls and estimating
* Intermediate knowledge of technical aspects of the proposal process
* Intermediate business & financial acumen
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Education 4 Year Degree
Experience At least 2 year(s)
Industry Telecommunications, Other Great Industries

Unite Private Networks (UPN), LLC. - Dallas

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