Sonet/DWDM Engineer

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Sonet/DWDM Engineer

Job Description

We are partnered with a growing telecom company who are looking for Sonet/DWDM engineers to add to their growing team in Denver or Boulder, CO. Our client is targeting someone with strong Sonet and DWDM engineering and provisioning experience. Overall strong Layer 1 background.


  • Planning – Review of project to understand existing equipment and circuit configurations and identify equipment and circuit options to meet project requirements as well as any costs required.
  • DWDM, Ciena, Infinera and Sonet experience
  • Engineering – Physical and logical audit of the equipment and circuits, Design of new network/network reconfiguration including identification and sourcing of equipment shelves and cards within the existing network where possible
  • Identification of space, power, fiber, wave, cross-connect, riser requirements for planned deployments and placing of internal orders
  • Create statement of work, create internal order forms (via
  • Operations – Create MOP, Schedule Maintenance Releases as required
  • Update status and progress in Salesforce on a regular basis
  • Verify and update project documentation
  • Implementation and migration to complete optimization
  • Issue orders for disconnect and removal of equipment
  • Update Database to complete the project


  • Five to ten years related experience and/or training; or equivalent combination of education and experience.

Job Types: Full-time, Contract

Pay: $30.00 – $35.00 per hour

Tagged as: Sonet/DWDM Engineer