Mastech Digital is an IT Staffing and Digital Transformation Services company.

Transport Engineer

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Location: Richardson, TX
Job Code: 206737
Posted: Jan 11, 2020

Mastech Digital provides digital and mainstream technology staff as well as Digital Transformation Services for leading American Corporations. We are currently seeking a Transport Engineer for our client in the Telecom domain. We value our professionals, providing comprehensive benefits, exciting challenges, and the opportunity for growth. This is a Contract position and the client is looking for someone to start immediately.

Duration: 18 Months Contract

Location: Richardson, TX

Role: Transport Engineer

Primary Skills: Engineering

Role Description:
The Transport Engineer would need to have at least 5+ years of experience. In this role, you will be designing, engineering, and deploying optical transport solutions.

You will be part of a fast-paced environment focused on both immediate delivery to client’s customers and the long-term evolution of the client network.


- Collaborating with planning, provisioning, standards, and sales teams as well as equipment vendors on network and customer solutions.

- Partnering with field operations and other implementation organizations to obtain information such as space, power, and fiber availability required to complete project engineering.

- Creating install specifications (ISPECS) and applicable diagrams and drawings required for installation, turn-up, inventory, and configuration of Metro transport equipment deployed into the client network.

- Developing project Bill of Material (BOM) and placing orders for network equipment, rack, and hardware requirements.

- Defining cable requirements, creating cable running lists, and ordering all cables.

- Ensuring all engineering documentation is accurate and up-to-date.

- Ensuring work meets all applicable engineering, financial, planning, and operational standards.

- Responsible for managing deployment of projects to achieve targeted and measured business goals and key objectives.

- Identify, monitor, report and escalate project-related issues to achieve timely resolution.

- Develop and implement corrective action plans to mitigate impact to project schedules and overall business objectives.

- Utilize project tracking tools and systems to accurately document milestones completions, project issues, corrective action plans, project jeopardies and overall project completions.

- Maintain excellent communication with Project Sponsor, Functional Team Members and Direct Management to ensure early identification of issues and timely reporting of status.

- Associate's degree or two or more years of work experience.

- Three or more years of relevant work experience.

Even better if you have:

- A degree.

- Direct working knowledge of Tellabs 7100, Nortel 5200, Fuji 9500, Fuji 4500, Fuji 4100 and/or ROADM technology.

- Experience performing detailed engineering and creating technical documentation.

- Strong knowledge of both Outside Plant and Inside Plant facilities and characteristics.

- Experience installing telecommunications equipment.

- Experience using CAD based software tools.

- Knowledge or familiarity with the following systems: vBuild, FIM, ICON, TCOMS, COFFEE, CCP, SRM/nSAP.

- Demonstrated ability to multitask, partner across organizations, and proactively address issues in a fast paced, high volume environment.

- Excellent Excel, Word and other MS application skills.

- Demonstrated strong written and verbal communication skills.

- Demonstrated excellent time management skills.

- Proven ability to be highly motivated, customer focused with organizational and leadership skills to push projects to completion.

- Demonstrated ability to work well in a team as well as individually.

Education: Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science, Electrical/Electronic Engineering, Information Technology or another related field or Equivalent. 

Experience: Minimum 5+ years

Relocation: This position will not cover relocation expenses

Travel: No

Local Preferred: Yes

Recruiter Name: Vikesh Singh

Recruiter Phone: 877 884 8834 (Ext: 2044)

Equal Employment Opportunity


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