JOB DETAILS

Job Title: Data Center Structured Cabling Engineer

Department: DC & Capital Projects
Location: Lekki, Data Center
Number to Hire: 1
Job Type: Permanent
Minimum years of Experience: 3

Responsibilities

  • Ensure scalable structured cabling solutions throughout the data center space according TIA942 standard for both internal projects and customer related project
  • Provide up-to-date documentation of Optic Fibre infrastructure in the network.
  • Plan and design the demarc points locations for customer fibre connection.
  • Cross-check and ensure up-to date drawing of the MDX-i fibre network.
  • Supervise the activities of the MDX-I fibre network maintenance contractor and ensure stipulated SLAs with customers are met.
  • Conduct surveys for fibre last mile builds.
  • Prepare project timelines, track budgets and provide detailed weekly status reports.
  • Direct emergency restoration and mitigation activities required for the MDX-I network, which include fiber optic cut and other fibre failure
  • Validate and proof cabling deliverables and executable design documentation.
  • Supervise and manage contractors on site for cable run activities.

Qualifications, Skills & Competencies

  • HND/First degree in any engineering related field
  • Knowledge & experience with the installation and termination of cables
  • A background in structured cabling 
  • Proficiency in MS Project and visio

Demands of the Job

  • Ability and willingness to work round the clock when required.
  • Ability to meet tight deadlines.