American Electric Power IT Telecom Consultant Assc -IT Telecom Consultant Wireless Engineering in Tulsa, Oklahoma

Title IT Telecom Consultant Assc -IT Telecom Consultant Wireless Engineering

Auto req ID 16157BR

Location Tulsa, OK

Job Type Full-Time

Job Category Telecommunications

Relocation No

Job Description

IT Telecom Consultant

IT Telecome Consultant Assc

Position Summary:

Provides assistance on the design, installation, configuration, troubleshooting and performance analysis of intermediate and enterprise networks and systems. Possesses a basic understanding of communications technologies and can perform routine tasks under the initial guidance of more experienced employees. Perform project management duties on routine assignments.

Principal Accountabilities:  

Learn, understand, and follow policy, procedures, standards, codes and regulations relevant to the area of assignment.

Coordinate and monitor work activities, using approved applications and tools, for projects as required to perform routine engineering tasks with direction from more experienced employees

Prepare cost estimates for the routine engineering assignments using established guidelines under the direction of more experience employees.

Perform documentation of project work using established guidelines under the direction of more experienced employees.

Learn AEP’s organizational structure and the specific role and responsibility of their individual organizational unit.

Review and adhere to AEP’s budgeting and approval processes as part of annual planning, project planning and trouble response scenarios.

Assist higher-level employees in handling well-defined routine projects and problems.

Develop knowledge of AEP networks, components and facilities to enable more efficient and comprehensive responses to projects and problems.

Follow standard work flow for routine engineering projects. 

Minimum Requirements

Note: Minimum education and/or experience requirements will be used to determine the appropriate salary grade level and title for the selected candidate.

Minimum Qualifications

IT Telecom Consultant:

Education: Bachelor’s degree in engineering, engineering technology, computer science, or telecommunications; electrical engineering degree preferred.

Experience: 4 years of relevant experience with Bachelor’s degree or 8 years without one of the Bachelor’s degrees listed above.

Licenses/Certifications: Valid driver’s license

IT Telecom Consultant Assc:

Education: Bachelor degree in engineering, engineering technology, computer science or telecommunications.

Experience: Entry-level position for new graduate or 4 years relevant experience without Bachelor Degree as detailed above.

Licenses/Certifications : Valid Driver License Required

Additional Information:

  • Possess entry to basic level knowledge of communications technologies and inter-networking principles.

  • Demonstrate competency in analytical techniques necessary to handle basic assignments. (e.g., by dividing the problem into component steps, and performing the analysis necessary to complete each step).

  • Exhibit fundamental understanding for pertinent telecom equipment, materials, systems and business processes.

  • Use initiative in looking for opportunities and presenting new ideas and new approaches.

  • Communicate effectively, both verbally and in writing.

  • Demonstrate the ability to be a team player.

  • Relates to people in an open, friendly and sincere manner.

  • Use initiative in looking for opportunities to increase job knowledge and technical skills.

  • Develop decision making skills under guidance of higher level employees.

  • Core Competencies: Continuous improvement, team player, assume positive intent, safety first focus, continuous learning, professionalism.

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