Transmission Network Engineer

Job Title: Transmission Network Engineer
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Brussels, Belgium
Salary: Négociable
Start Date: 03/01/19
Reference: 73139-ITBEL-STC_1545315424
Contact Name: Sacha Custers
Contact Email:
Job Published: December 20, 2018 14:17

Job Description


- Engineer international transmission networks (including DCN Network, SDH/PDH network, Optical network and synchronization network)
o Design, test and implement technical solutions based on business and operational requirements, taking into account recent technology evolutions.
o Generates methods, procedures and technical documentation regarding delivered solutions to be used by the various operational departments, performs operational hand-over of the delivered solution
o Ensures that carrier network & associated systems are rightfully dimensioned
o Manages the system's software & hardware lifecycle.

- Ensures good interaction and communication with: Product Managers, Customers, Procurement, Operational teams, Suppliers, Security, Analysts and other Engineers.

- Generating procedures, technical documents and methods to handover the new services or platforms into production

- Follow up technological and market evolution trends


- Engineering Degree with an experience of minimum 5 years in the Telecom service network industry

- Advanced knowledge of
 SDH (expert level)
 Eth over transmission technologies (SDH, WDM and OTN)
 Satellite
 Synchronisation
 OSS & NBI integration concepts
 Knowledge of IP/MPLS

- Hands on experience with Mandatory
 SDH hardware and NMS. Experience Alcatel-Lucent (OMSN) and NMS(1354RM, 1354BM, 1353NM, 154SY)
 WDM hardware and NMS.
 Experience with ADVA FSP3000 and its NMS (TNMS and FSP NMS) is an asset
 Experience with Infinera DTN-X
 Experience with Infinera XT3600 and Groove products.

- Familiar with Carrier Ethernet Concepts (IETF, ITU-T and MEF definitions; Transport, OAM and Sync protocols)

- Experience on circuit emulation protocols (SAToP, CESoP, CEP), Sync (IEEE1588v2, DCR, ACR, SyncE) and OAM/Performance Monitoring tools/protocols is a plus (RFC2544, Y.1564, TWAMP / CFM, Y.1731, BFD-for MPLS-TP (GAch, GAL) is an asset

- Knowledge on QoS schemes applied to transport networks is an asset

- Good knowledge of Linux systems is a plus

- Additional knowledge (considered as strong assets)
 Scripting


- Strong interpersonal & communication skills, team player, dedicated and can do attitude, analytical & open-minded

- Ability to take initiatives, be autonomous and act proactively is absolutely a must have (!)

- Fluent in English (written and spoken).

- Sensitive to various cultures and able to work in an international environment.


- Knowledge of international carrier business is a plus

- Experience on network optimizations and transformation is a plus

- Having worked in service provider environment is a plus

- Ability to integrate technical solution within broader contexts (like business, OSS, governance, …)

- Familiarity with a project approach (planning, follow up, communication…)

- MS Office
 Advanced knowledge of Word, excel, Power Point and Visio
 Basic knowledge of MS Project

Contact: Sacha Custers
Email: | T: 02 727 11 53