Specialist Engineer

Posted 22 November by Vodafone

Specialist Engineer – Flexible Location (Uddingston, Glasgow, Leicester, Cardiff, Reading, London)

Competitive Salary + excellent benefits


Technology at Vodafone


Millions of people interact with Vodafone Technology every day without even realising it. Our products deliver many essential services that critical to the lives of many different people. We connect all sorts of businesses including banks, shops and the media to and critical services such as the emergency services. Our technology and network is the backbone to everything we deliver and without it we wouldn’t have a business. That’s why we’re investing heavily in it and we need talented people to help us deliver the next wave of innovation.


About the role


The purpose of this role is to provide a professional field engineering service and assure activities on customer strategic networks on behalf of Vodafone.


You will need to available for the provision of 24 x 7 x 365 for 1st line, assure activities and routine maintenance work for our key utilities suppliers. Be able to work Offshore (platforms and rigs) and worldwide as required. Provide 2nd line support for the delivery of networking equipment and products, providing on-site support to 1st and 3rd Line support teams in order to aid a speedy resolution and reduce the impact of failure during outages.


You will responsible for the installation, termination and testing of copper and fibre cabling within customer premises. Be able to manage risk and costs and ensuring all quality and health and safety requirements are met.


Contribute to the installation, commissioning and maintenance of customer’s CPE equipment and infrastructure. Achieve the service levels relating to delivery, and maintenance of both voice and data networks and associated equipment whilst ensuring maximum commercial advantage is passed through to the Business Units.


Key Skills and Experience


  • Significant experience in a Field based role
  • Experience on Cisco networking equipment and products including Wi-Fi
  • Experience in the installation of Telephony and Networks equipment
  • Experience of Cabling, Switching and Routing
  • Ability to Fault find
  • Strong Communication skills
  • Good Microsoft skills including Word, Excel and Visio.




Why Vodafone?


Joining Vodafone is more than a job, what we do matters. We don’t just carry minutes, texts and data – we carry people’s lives. And that’s a huge responsibility. If you think for a minute about the people you rely on…the likelihood is they rely on us.


Customers are at the heart of everything we do and we want to make a difference to the lives of our customers, and the communities in which we live and work. We support our people to give something back to the causes that mean the most to them through helping them give time and money to the charities they love.


And what’s it like to work here? We have created an environment where you can look forward to coming to work and are empowered to be at your best. We offer flexibility in how you work that helps you do your job in a way that suits you, opportunities to help you grow and progress throughout your career, and a choice of benefits to suit your lifestyle.




Commitment from Vodafone


Vodafone is committed to attracting, developing and retaining the very best people by offering a flexible, motivating and inclusive workplace in which talent is truly recognised, developed and rewarded. We believe that diversity plays an important role in the success of our business and we are committed to creating an inclusive work environment which respects, values, celebrates and makes the most of people’s individual differences - we are not only multinational but multicultural too. At Vodafone you will have access to our excellent flexible benefits programme that you would expect from any global company.



Reference: 33865556

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