Network Architecture Access - Engineer - NBI
National Broadband Ireland (NBI) will be the designer, builder and operator of the ultrafast broadband network for rural Ireland. It was established by Granahan McCourt (GMC), an international investor in technology, media and telecommunications with 30 years of experience partnering with governments, corporations and people to drive development of communications infrastructure.
NBI has presented its vision for world-class, gigabit-speed broadband for every home, farm, school and business in areas of the country which are not fully served by commercial operators (the "Intervention Area"). National Broadband Ireland will supply broadband to the one quarter of Irish people and premises which currently cannot access high-speed broadband through commercial services. It guarantees a level playing field for 1.1 million people, 540,000 premises including 100,000 businesses and farms, and over 600 schools.
Key Objectives / Accountabilities:
NBI is looking for an experienced Network Architecture Access - Engineer who wants to jump in head-first and help scale a mission-driven company experiencing rapid growth. You are comfortable with a constantly changing environment. You will directly contribute to the building of a state of the art Fibre Network that will be future proofed to cater for the demands of a digital tomorrow. You will be working with a team of experts with deep domain expertise across OSS, OLT, ONT, DWDM & IP domains. You get the importance of team work and you understand the importance of developing a strong relationship with our Network Operations teams as well as managing the performance of 3rd party vendors.
You will work with a diverse team of people with Telecoms and IT expertise and you will be responsible for building and managing the active access network of this nationwide deployment.
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