Optics Technical Project Manager X 2

Job Title: Optics Technical Project Manager X 2
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Pyrmont, New South Wales
Salary: Negotiable
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: 209074_1611789322
Contact Name: Neil Fawcett
Contact Email:
Job Published: January 28, 2021 10:15

Job Description

The Technical Manager is responsible for planning, organising and managing Core Network Implementation, Multi Vendor Interface Verification Testing and System Acceptance Testing in the customer project from tendering phase to actual implementation.

Main Roles and Responsibilities: Core Network Implementation: Plan and manage core network implementation and be the primary technical interface to Customer throughout implementation phase; System Acceptance: Manage System acceptance testing in order to ensure customer acceptance; Multi Vendor Interface Verification (MVIV) Service: Responsible for management of Multi Vendor Interface Verification Testing; Fault and Configuration Management: Responsible to organize project Fault and Configuration Management:; Integration Process: Set up project integration process with Network Planning, Site Engineering and Customer


o Engineering background with a University Degree in Engineering
o Ability to apply knowledge and experience in all facets of engineering from design, test, integration, deployment to maintenance
o Optics Product experience including, Multi-service platforms, Transport Switches, Photonic Switches, DWDM and associated Network Management systems
o Experienced with local Carrier Customers

Business Awareness:

o Awareness of all operations and structures within Alcatel-Lucent.
o Demonstrates how the company works.
o Understands the impact of decisions on project outcomes


o Ability to work effectively with others and to communicate to audiences both verbally and through written material
o Can co-ordinate meetings /conferences

Initiative & Decision Making:

o Possesses skill of making the right decisions and using initiative to anticipate problems
o Makes technical or business decisions based on an understanding of risks


o Able to provide direction coaching and counselling to team
o Ability to manage others and guide the work of a team and/or technology area


o Develops plans for medium to long term objectives of Network Engineering Group
o Identifies future opportunities and potential problems and accommodates these into plans