Installation Design Engineer

Company: CV-Library
Job type: Full-time

In these extraordinary times of the coronavirus outbreak telent is continuing to Recruit. We provide services to customers which are integral to providing mission critical systems and infrastructure across the UK and Ireland and we need to continue to deliver those services.

To help limit the amount of face to face contact during the recruitment process, we will now do more online assessments and use Skype/Conf Calls for interviews wherever possible.

Role Profile

Within this role you will be expected to ensure that Installation Designs conform to the customer's H&S and quality requirements and meet the technical criteria set out by the Technical Design teams. You will find efficiencies in the production of documentation while maintaining quality and clarity. The successful candidate will understand and use Safety by Design principles throughout Installation Designs, produce Installation Designs for Core network equipment, transmission equipment, Radio (RF), Digital TV, Public Address and Voice Alert systems. In addition to this you will produce Bills of Materials (BoMs) based on Installation Designs and make site visits and survey installation sites to assist with producing accurate designs.

Typical Deliverables

Prepare and maintain detailed Installation Guides.
Work closely with Technical Design Engineers to resolve design details or discrepancies.
Prepare Installation Guides of unusual, complex or original designs with a high degree of precision considering the environment, tooling, H&S, quality controls, auditing procedures and skill requirements.
Develop and maintain draft standards and procedures.
Production of Rack Face Layouts
Production of Cable Run Out Lists (CROLs)
Production of detailed Site Survey reports


To be successful in the role applicants must have experience in the below:

Demonstrable success in producing detailed Installation Designs documents
Strong team building skills
Broad technical knowledge in telecommunications products and solutions
Broad telecommunications industry knowledge
Experienced in the production of complex design solutions
A proven understanding of the below:
Cabling infrastructures within data centres.
Planning the installation of terminal devices (Wi-Fi APs for example)
Planning the installation of Routers and Switches.
Cable management and cable infrastructure (cable containment)
The use of Excel, Word and Visio
Safety by Design principle
Quality Auditing process
A basic understanding of network design and connectivity
A basic knowledge of cable types and connectors


The successful candidate will have a recognised telecoms qualification or 5 years telecoms experience

Behavioural Requirements

Constantly seeking ways to raise performance and encouraging others to do so
Self-awareness and humility. Being aware of one's own limitations and welcoming the help and support of others.
Understanding the skills of the team members and valuing the contribution that each makes.
Respecting the views and opinions of others, especially when you disagree with them.
Always trying to be clear when communicating with others, taking the time to explain and to confirm the other person's understanding.
Recognising the power of working collaboratively.
Resilience when faced with problems, seeking solutions and remaining positive.

Excellent Employee Benefits:

telent is committed to ensuring that we offer industry leading career opportunities, salary and benefits packages. Join us and you can expect to receive:

33 days holiday, including public holidays, plus the option to buy or sell five days each year
Company pension scheme
A range of family friendly policies including childcare vouchers
An employee-funded car leasing scheme
Occupational health support
telent Rewards Scheme
So why choose telent for your next opportunity?

To build, run and maintain a successful network, you need a connected approach - a team you can trust from strategy to support, and everything in between. At telent, this is what we do!
As part of our team, you could be working with some of the biggest names in the Traffic, Rail, Public Safety, Defence and Service Provider sectors including London Underground, Network Rail, Transport for London, RNLI, MOD and Virgin Media. You'll help us ensure the most important messages get through - however tough the conditions.
Here are just some of the ways we're different:
You'll go further with us. We understand the importance of career development and will give you all the support you need to realise your potential. You'll receive formal training, e-learning and mentoring from top professionals. And we offer opportunities to transfer to other sectors - or even different technology areas.
You'll make a difference. You could be working outdoors, battling the elements, or in one of our many offices helping us develop the network infrastructures of tomorrow.
You'll be treated as an individual. We're not a vast corporation, which means every individual counts. With us, you'll be valued and supported, involved and empowered from day one.
You'll be well rewarded. We offer salary progression that reflects market rates and personal performance, a flexible working environment and excellent training.

We reserve the right to close this vacancy once we have received sufficient applications.

telent is an equal opportunities employer and is committed to diversity and inclusion

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