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FTTX/ODN Site Design Engineer

MIESCOR (Meralco Industrial Engineering Services Corp.
Manila, National Capital Region, Philippines
January 01, 2019


FTTX/ODN Site Design Engineer

Job Description:

• To prepare, monitor and control the FTTP cable network civil design activities by internal staff and/or subcontractors in ensuring that the ODN network is designed in a cost effective manner.

• To manage the ODN design activities in ensuring that the design output are submitted and approved timely to meeting the projects schedule, quality standards and customer needs.

• To conduct Design Review Meetings and Workshops as required; and to formulate and approve the ODN design guidelines and drafting standards/requirements for the turnkey project.

• To investigate and determine if survey reports/results are acceptable and determine/justify the Feeder, FDT and Distribution cable routing and locations.

• To ensure the subcontractors' performance meet the required specifications/guidelines and quality standard, and take remedial actions when required.

• To carry out feasibility and BOQ study and formulate Standard Operation Procedures (SOP) on FTTP ODN projects, and prepare proposals or reports

• Setup subcontractor pool for ODN/OSP work, negotiation with subcontractors on SOW and commercials.

Duties and Responsibilities:

• Site surveys to collect the required information and combine with marketing data to prepare the telecom forecast.

• Planning and design of fiber network (ODN) various topologies and architectures including but not limited to FTTX, FTTH, FTTN, FTTP, FTTMDU, FTTSFU, MSAN, GPON and Active Ethernet etc;

• In building telecom infrastructure planning, design and producing high level/low level BOQs.

• Good knowledge of Access technologies like SDH, Ethernet, GPON MSAN, Metro, OSNs, Cisco routers etc;

• Link Budget standards, understanding and concepts in various scenarios.

• Familiarization with ITU, IEEE, BICSI, EIA/TIA standards and industry practices.

• Expert in CAD and fiber management tools such as Auto Cad, Micro station, Geographical Information System-GIS, MS Viso.

• Well versed in Power point presentation and MS Office application.

• Rational approach towards archiving office record management included but not limited to telecom Planed, designed and as built drawings and BOQ.

• Materials forecasting and management.

• Attend progress meeting with the client as well as within the organization.


• Bachelor Degree in Engineering Telecommunication, Electrical/Electronic, or equivalent, with working experience in telecommunication OSP fields.

• Minimum 5 Year experience as OSP and Access Network

• Preferably licensed.

• Training/Qualification recognized by appropriate authorities.

• Good inter-personal, negotiation and communication skill with customer-oriented mindset.

• Able to lead and manage a working team.

• Experience of FTTP end to end delivery project

• Experience of civil works, understanding of street work regulations (HOA, Brgy, LGU, DPWH). Understandings of detail process of permit/noticing.