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Title:  Network Planner FTTx

Be one of the bold and engineer advanced networks with us! 


Commscope are currently recruiting an experienced FTTx Network Planner to join our dedicated Professional Services team in the UK. Reporting to the Systems Engineering Manager this role can be based in either Warrington or Winnersh.

How You'll Help Us Connect The World:

This is an exciting opportunity to join the design team delivering a wide range of Inside Plant and Outside Plant solutions to customers throughout the UK using many different technologies and network architectures.


The Network Planner shall be responsible for creating solutions for City wide projects and working with the wider organisation to deliver a high the quality of FTTx civils and cabling plans, ensuring that they are cost-effective, fit-for-purpose, and delivered within the required timescales and to the customer specification. Predominantly the work is desk based, but there may be a requirement to perform detailed site surveys within the UK and the ability to travel is critical to this role.


Required Qualifications For Consideration:


  • Good understanding of PON & Fibre Optics.
  • Good understanding of HFC network planning.
  • Knowledge and experience of using GIS (Q-GIS, 3-GIS, CONSOF FibreplanIT)
  • Good experience in manipulating data that underpins a fibre design
  • Previous experience in Civils’ route planning.
  • Knowledge of construction and cabling techniques.
  • Knowledge of NRSWA and Street works practices.
  • External site survey experience.
  • Understanding of Health and Safety procedures and legislation.
  • Attention to detail and a ‘can do’ attitude.
  • Good communication and organisational skills.
  • Strong team player.
  • Full driving license.


You Will Excite Us If You Have:


  • Experience with High-Level (City) design
  • Experience with HFC network planning.
  • Proven track record of planning successful projects and leasing with customer contacts
  • Supporting and ensuring the quality from an Offshore design team
  • Energy and enthusiasm to meet and exceed customer demands.


 Why Commscope?


CommScope is pushing the boundaries of communications technology. For more than 40 years, we’ve been leaders in innovating 5G, private networks and Gigabit speeds everywhere – we're always anticipating what’s next. Developments such as the Internet of Things, seamless connectivity, Cloud and 5G introduce new requirements and demand creative thinking. With our unmatched expertise in copper, fiber, and wireless infrastructure, our global clients rely on us to outperform today and be ready for the needs of tomorrow.


CommScope is an Equal Opportunity Employer, including people with disabilities and veterans. To learn more visit careers.commscope.com/eeo 


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