Verizon Advanced Network Technician in Nashville, Tennessee

What you’ll be doing...

You will be responsible for the installation, monitoring, testing and maintenance of data/telecommunications and associated electronic equipment and wiring per specifications and operational procedures, both in technical facilities as well as on customer property. By conducting equipment build, grooming and installation activities, you'll help grow our network. You'll handle the monitoring of construction activity, fiber splicing and termination. You will also maintain new and existing circuits through troubleshooting and fault isolation techniques, and utilize local and remote test systems to isolate and resolve customer circuit outages.

  • Coordinating the testing and turn up of service with all involved providers until the customer’s service is up and working.

  • Testing and turn up on Lightwave telecommunications/data systems and associated electronic equipment per specifications and engineering standards across the Verizon network.

  • Performing testing and diagnostic procedures on equipment and fiber according to published standards.

  • Assembling and/or testing transmission equipment.

  • Performing support functions for other employees and lead contractors in the field.

  • Coordinating and completing the testing and turn up of projects with Project Management and Engineering.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or one or more years of work experience.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree.

  • Working knowledge of Data/Telecommunications, Basic IP and Networking, Network Architecture, Network Systems and Platforms.

  • Knowledge of Test Equipment (portable and remote)and Testing Methods along with Equipment Installation and Commissioning of Network Systems and Platforms.

  • Strong comprehension of Databases, Processes, and Administrative.

  • Understanding of the facilities and infrastructure.

  • Excellent communication skills which are demonstrated with a proficiency in verbal, written, and listening skills.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

Equal Employment Opportunity

We're proud to be an equal opportunity employer- and celebrate our employees' differences, regardless of race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, age, disability, or Veteran status. Different makes us better.

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