Job Title: Network Planner
We value the importance of recognising and rewarding our colleagues at TalkTalk. As well as providing a great range of core benefits such as annual bonus, a company pension scheme and private medical insurance, we also:
- Embrace flexible working
- Support you to achieve your career goals
- Offer income protection and life assurance
- Offer a range of discounts on products and shopping
You’ll be a competent user of Microsoft systems including Word and Excel and you’ll have good analytical skills with the ability to handle data.
A team player, you will also have excellent interpersonal and communication skills and be adaptive to change.
A knowledge of Telecoms networks and experience of third party vendors would be beneficial; as would knowledge or experience of the LLU environment and Ethernet TXM.
About the Network Planner role:
The Exchange Infrastructure Network Planner plans for space & power requirements for the collector to core network. They work closely with the collector to core network planners and teams such as Capacity Management to ensure the correct assets are planned while ensuring space and power requirements for business needs are taken into consideration.
The Network Planner will follow defined processes for planning and order request and use systems such as NAMs and Cacti to plan and track assets.
The role will also involve analysing data such as the weekly capacity report to make space and power planning decisions. In addition, the Network Planner will provide assurance of the planning the ongoing expansion of the Access network to maintain bandwidth, resiliency and value for money to the business.
We’re TalkTalk, a challenger brand in the world of Broadband, Phone, Mobile and TV. Our job is to bring the best value connectivity, to everyone. We believe every customer matters, so we offer products and services that are simple, affordable, reliable and fair.
We’ve created a working environment where you can be yourself and give your all. You’ll be called on to out-think the competition and work closely with your colleagues to come up with new ideas, and deliver great results for our customers. This is your chance to make a difference, and great performance will take you far. It won’t always be easy, but it’s always exciting and it promises great opportunities for you, and our business, especially if you’re ready to stand for something.
Location: Soapworks – Salford, Manchester
Start date: ASAP
Salary: Competitive + bonus/benefits