Senior Telecommunications Engineer

Calgary - Alberta - Canada - Energy - Oil & Gas - Project Management & Services - Academic Bachelor

Our client, a global energy operator, is seeking a Senior Telecommunications Engineer to support major business functions and provide detailed and in depth specialized IT/Telecommunication technical expertise. This position is a key role in the Telecommunications Team and works under general direction within a clear framework of accountability, exercises substantial personal responsibility and plans own work to meet assigned objectives and KPIs.

This is a full-time position with a highly competitive compensation package and benefits. Full relocation (single and family) will be provided.


Feel free to contact

Marieke Bravo, Account manager

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About this role


  • Provides technical management of Telecom center of excellence, ensuring that agreedservice levels are met and all relevant policies and procedures are adhered to.
  • Carries out the full range of defined tasks associated with operating and controlling theinstalled (or virtual) Telecommunication system hardware and software. This may involve the
    use of multiple Telecommunication hardware and software platforms, and both local and widearea networks.
  • Provides technical expertise to enable the correct application of operational procedures.Provides instruction to less experienced colleagues in all aspects of current and correct
    operational practice.
  • Configures tools to automate the provisioning, testing and deployment of new and changedTelecommunication system infrastructure.
  • Contributes to the planning and implementation of Telecommunication system installationand maintenance work associated with the installation as a whole, including building and
    configuring infrastructure components in virtualized environments. Implements agreedinfrastructure changes and maintenance routines, utilizing the appropriate tools and test
    equipment. Ensures that procedures are followed, including those relating to safety andsecurity.
  • Assists in producing outline Telecommunication system designs and specifications coveringobjectives, scope, features, facilities, management, reliability, resilience, security, constraints
    (such as performance, resources and cost), hardware, network and software environments,main system functions and information flows, traffic volumes, data load and implementation
    strategies, phasing of development, requirements not met, and alternatives considered.
  • Takes responsibility for all stages of the life cycle for Telecommunication software/hardwareand transmission media development of relatively simple communication systems, including
    investigation, analysis, specification, design, construction, testing, maintenance, upgrade andmigration. Assists with more complex systems.
  • Defines, documents and safely executes small-scale projects, or sub-projects, activelyparticipating in all phases of the project. Identifies, assesses and manages risks and issues
    which might impact on the success of the project.
  • Prioritizes and diagnoses incidents according to agreed procedures. Investigates causes ofincidents and seeks resolution.

About you


  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science/Engineering, Information Technology, Electrical and Electronics Engineering, Information Systems or other relevant discipline.
  • 6 years' of IT experience (ideally within Oil & Gas industry).
  • Competent knowledge in core skill applications, tools, and techniques.
  • Conversant with relevant IT national and international standards.
  • Demonstrated experience in project management.
  • Demonstrated experience in IT support environment.

What we offer

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About us

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  • Publication: PUB261008
  • Location: Calgary
  • Market: Energy
  • Hours per week: 40
  • Branche: Oil & Gas
  • Education level: Academic Bachelor
  • Area of expertise: Project Management & Services
  • Closing date: Friday, May 15, 2020
Apply now

Feel free to contact


Marieke Bravo

Account manager Brunel Canada - Calgary

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