Wireless Design Engineer

10 Sep 2017
08 Oct 2017
Contract Type
Every time you pick up the phone, surf the Internet, travel on a motorway, catch a train, bus or tube, or even dial 999; chances are telent have enabled the technology to make this happen.

Key Objectives:

* Responsible for the overall architecture, functionality, capacity and performance of the end to end Wireless solutions;
* End to end responsibilty for the specification, design, configuration and deployment of the Wireless solution(s), including all technical documentation, statements of work, process maps, handbooks, user guides, training and successful transfer into operations.
* To lead the team in delivery of the Wireless solution(s);
* The management of customer requirements and how satisfied in the solution(s)
* To liaise with the customer and project team to ensure that the solutions satisfy the contractual requirements
* To develop a strong understanding of the business and its operational requirements to advise the customer and project team on best practices
* Keeping up to date with the Customer's strategy and translating to the Service Provider's organisation

Deliverables include:

* Management of team to ensure common strategic intent and requirements met
* Design documentation
* Integration and Proof of Concept testing
* Supplier specifications
* Interface control documentation
* Technical support to operations
* Process, procedures, handbooks and training on new/modified network components
* Generic site design solutions
* Requirements tracing


* Significant experience in Wireless solutions, Project Engineering and design authority roles
* Strong technical knowledge in Wireless products/solutions
* Significant experience in System Design, Project Engineering Management and design authority roles of large integration projects within a regulated customer facing environment
* Management of 3rd party providers for the delivery of professional services engagements
* Understanding of in-life 'service operations'
* Creation of clear and concise documentation


* Degree in Engineering related subject (or related experience)
* Broad technical knowledge in Wireless products/solutions within an IP network environment
* Excellent communication skills
* Ability to describe complex solution simply in a non technical manner

Behavioural Requirements

* Ability to lead and provide direction to a technical team
* Team working to consolidate knowledge, requirements and solutions to deliver the best team result.
* Analytical and creative ability to develop logical and innovative solutions to complex problems.
* Self-motivated and results orientated to see complex problems through to a solution.
* Able to relate to end users, business managers, developers, and other team members.
* Ability to adapt to new circumstances, work under time pressure, learn quickly and capture requirements rapidly
* Maintain a flexible attitude to the tasks assigned

Excellent employee benefits:

telent is committed to ensuring that we offer industry leading career opportunities, salary and benefits packages. Join us and you can expect to receive:
* 33 days holiday, including public holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year
* Company pension scheme
* A range of family friendly policies including childcare vouchers
* An employee-funded car leasing scheme
* Occupational health support
We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.

telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion