Lead Technologist - Telecoms

Abb   •  

Houston, TX

8 - 10 years

Posted 211 days ago

As the Lead Technologist - Telecoms, you should have experience in leading a project team. Experience in document preparation including Functional and Detailed Design Specifications, Block Diagrams, General Arrangement Drawings, Cabinet Wiring drawings and Interconnection drawings. Designing Factory Acceptance Test programs and implementing Commissioning/Site Acceptance Tests of new systems.



This position requires extensive knowledge of radio communications, voice/telephone communications, data networks, satellite systems, and security systems typically deployed on Oil & Gas facilities onshore and offshore.

Technical design and implementation field experience with new networks. Associated Communications equipment software application configuration and testing.

Provide training on communications systems to junior engineers and technicians.

Knowledge & Detail Design experience on:

Security Systems:
• Closed Circuit Television (CCTV), IPTV,
• Personal Access Control Systems
• Perimeter Intrusion Detection Systems

Safety Systems:
• Public Address/General Alarm (PA/GA)

• Local Area Networks Wide Area Networks
• Cisco Call Manager
• PABX and Key Systems
• Structured Cabling Systems (Fiber, CAT-6)
To include Configuring, maintaining, installing, upgrading and the rollout of network devices, such as Cisco firewalls, Cisco switches, Cisco routers, VPN solutions and other equipment responsible for providing connectivity, security, routing and switching.

RF Communications:
• UHF Digital Trunked Radio Systems (Mototurbo, P25, and Tetra)
• Dispatch Consoles (Motorola, Zetron, Telex)
• VHF Aeronautical Systems
• VHF Marine Systems
• Collision Avoidance Radar
• Crane Radio Systems
• Wireless Mesh
• Point to Point Microwave
• VSAT & SatCom Systems


Basic Qualifications:

High School Diploma or GED and 12 years' experience in telecommunications
Associates' degree and 10 years' experience in telecommunications
Bachelors' degree and 8 years' experience in telecommunications

*A Master’s Degree in required field = Credit given for 2 years of work experience.
*A PhD/Doctorate in required field = Credit given for 3 years of work experience.

Preferred Qualifications:

Bachelors' degree in electrical engineering or computer science

10+ years' experience in the Oil, Gas and Chemical industry

An active Cisco CCNP or CCIE and Federal Communications Commission license

Candidates must already have a work authorization that would permit them to work for ABB in the US

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