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Senior Manager – Outside Plant Engineering - Telecom in Dallas, TX at UniTek Global Services, Inc.

Date Posted: 7/6/2018

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Senior Manager – Outside Plant Engineering - Telecom

The Sr Manager - Outside Plant Engineering leads Multi-unit/multi-location OSP design and drafting work groups to complete the design and drafting of complex OSPE projects.  This requires a broad knowledge of outside plant design practices and standards for aerial, buried and underground facilities.  Excellent communication (both written and verbal), customer service and interpersonal skills are also a must for this position.  Also required is a familiarity with PC and software to include CAD and Microsoft Office software (with emphasis on excel to include pivot tables).


  • Oversee and direct nationwide design of Outside Plant Fiber Network to The Home to a fully buildable job package and maintain the highest standard of deliverable quality.

  • Manage the production of efficient designs for new developments, network construction, and network upgrades.

  • Lead and develop subordinates to meet or exceed client delivery schedules and quality requirements.

  • Establish positive relationships with local customer representatives and third-parties and ensure efficient processes are in place.

  • Support finance metric development, reporting and dashboard reporting.

  • Effectively lead and provide managerial insight and direction to a technically oriented workforce dealing with large volumes of projects driven by dynamic customer needs.

Job Requirements


  • BA/BS degree or equivalent practical experience.

  • Seven years minimum of technical and management work related experience in the telecommunications industry with emphasis on transmission methods, OSP, optical networks, project management and direct customer interface

  • Experience directly managing large and diverse teams

  • Program Management experience

  • Must possess outstanding communication skills, written and verbal

  • Must possess the ability to employ good troubleshooting skills and creative problem solving abilities under pressure

  • Must be willing to travel as necessary to meet with internal and external individuals

  • Experience with meeting revenue targets, controlling cost and meeting other key financial metrics

  • Review current processes and adjust or develop new processes to gain efficiencies

  • Manager to KPI’s