Associate Engineer (Field Academy) – Dallas, TX

Company Name: CenturyLink

Location: DALLAS, TX, US - 75247

Job Duration: 2021-04-08 to 2021-05-08


About Lumen
Lumen is guided by our belief that humanity is at its best when technology advances the way we live and work. With 450,000 route fiber miles serving customers in more than 60 countries, we deliver the fastest, most secure global platform for applications and data to help businesses, government and communities deliver amazing experiences. Learn more about Lumen’s network, edge cloud, security and communication and collaboration solutions and our purpose to further human progress through technology at, LinkedIn: /lumentechnologies, Twitter: @lumentechco, Facebook: /lumentechnologies, Instagram: @lumentechnologies and YouTube: /lumentechnologies.

The Role

Lumen is seeking early-career or second-career self-starters who are self-motivated with high technical aptitude and an interest in a Network and Telecomm Customer Support role.  You will participate in our Ops Academy which is a robust 6-week training program to jump-start and enable your success in this role.  This rigorous program is designed to develop tech-savvy individuals in the areas of network operations, IP, and customer care where you will learn about our technology, networks, products, processes, and customer service best practices.  Associate Engineer is an entry level position within the North America Operations organization.

The Main Responsibilities

•    OSP Project Management
•    Project Planning and Work Order Creation
•    Manage Budgets
•    Order Materials Using SAP
•    Invoice Processing & Resolution
•    Experience Using GIS Software
•    Building Relationships with Business Partners
•    Create Maintenance Requests
•    Multi-discipline expertise and responsibility

What We Look For in a Candidate

Minimum Qualifications:
•    Bachelor or Master’s Degree plan in  Business, Computer Engineering, Computer Science, Electrical Engineering, Industrial Engineering, Mathematics, Mechanical Engineering, Systems Engineering, Telecommunications or similar field of study
•    Able to complete project assignments within discipline on time and within budget
•    Software development skill-set (preferred)
•    Working knowledge of Microsoft Office software applications
Preferred Qualifications:
•    Excellent verbal and written communication skills.
•    Strong analytic, leadership and presentation skills required.
•    Ability to work well independently or within a group.
•    Able to complete project assignments within discipline on time and within budget.
•    SQL, software development/scripting and/or GIS spatial skills/experience are a plus but not required

What to Expect Next

Based on your job application information you may be given the opportunity to complete a video interview immediately after applying. This will include a set of questions for you to record a response to in addition to Game Challenges. Completion of this video interview is a requirement in order to be considered for our open position. Now not a good time? No worries, we will also send you an email with a link to complete the video interview. We strongly recommend that you complete this within 5 days of your application date.  
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Requisition #: 246958

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