Communication Infrastructure Engineer

21 Dec, 21

Perth - Northern Suburbs & Joondalup
Information & Communication Technology - Telecommunications
Permanent - full time

Our Company 

We’re a business that creates clever technology solutions for many different customers around Australia. With a diverse, highly skilled in-house team, we deliver latest generation wireless communication networks, human-centred applications and high-performance communications infrastructure for some very well know enterprises across the country.

We’re looking for a new member to join us as we continue to challenge conventional thinking to partner with our customers to achieve their goals.

The Opportunity

The primary purpose of this role is to develop communications infrastructure designs and be hands-on in the execution and commissioning across all infrastructure aspects of the communications technologies within Aqura. This role will support the infrastructure components and systems specific to Gigabit Passive Optical Networks (GPON) and wireless communication networks.

Reporting to the Principal – Communications Infrastructure and working collaboratively with a multidisciplinary team, responsibilities will include:

  • Provide technical input in the design of the infrastructure components for communications technologies such as: microwave systems (PtP and PtMP), LTE, industrial wireless access networks and GPON.
  • Create design documentation of the infrastructure elements of the communications systems, including detailed designs, testing procedures, design drawings, and surveys reports.
  • Execute site surveys to assess and quantify current communications infrastructure status and possible requirements for project implementation.
  • Provide support in the execution of factory acceptance testing, site acceptance testing, and integration testings within Aqura engineering teams.
  • Provide guidance in the communications infrastructure area to other engineering teams within Aqura.
  • Liaise and work with internal and external engineers and project managers to obtain information and requirements for the projects.
  • Project execution, commissioning and troubleshooting of the infrastructure components of the communications systems.

 

About You

Our focus is on finding the right character fit. We want to work with the right person who shares a passion for communication infrastructure technologies and an ambition to learn and develop to achieve great performance and team success.

The key to succeed and enjoy this important position is a keen passion for communications infrastructure coupled with a collaboration, teamwork and respect mindset.

Your skills and experience will demonstrate:

  • Proven professional experience in the communications field in the mining and/or oil and gas industries.
  • Proven experience in communications project execution with a clear understanding of the project stages.
  • Proven experience in site works, supporting the infrastructure components of communications system in mines and/or oil and gas sites.
  • Strong knowledge in power distribution systems for communications facilities including: DC power distribution, power budget, DC/DC conversion, rectifiers, DC power supplies, -48VDC power systems, UPS, and hybrid power systems among others.
  • Strong knowledge in fibre optics including: terminations, cable types, optical budget, fibre hygiene, and components related to fibre optic systems.
  • Strong knowledge in UTP cabling and coax cabling.
  • Proven experience working with inground fibre optics cabling for green and brown fields with the capacity to assess and quantify requirements during site surveys.
  • Exposure with RF and wireless communications systems.
  • Ability to troubleshoot electrical DC power systems for communications equipment.
  • Understanding and knowledge of TCP/ IP protocol.

What it’s like to work with us
Our people matter.  We challenge the status quo and encourage ongoing learning of new technologies to ensure our people maintain a technical edge.

We are constantly developing new solutions based on emerging communications technology such as IoT and private 4G and 5G networks that will empower businesses to automate and optimise their operations.

You will feel valued and supported by your peers and be given the opportunity to make a real impact.

To learn more about Aqura please visit www.aqura.com.au

Life at Aqura

Our people matter. We challenge the status quo and encourage ongoing learning of new technologies to ensure our people maintain a technical edge.

We are constantly developing new solutions based on emerging communications technology such as IoT and private 4G and 5G networks that will empower businesses to automate and optimise their operations.

You will feel valued and supported by your peers and be given the opportunity to make a real impact.