Our purpose is to use the power of communication to make a better world. For each other, for our customers, for society and our communities.
In this role I will ensure the best customer experience for our CP’s and their end users through the testing of new networks capability to support the Openreach NGA, Ethernet and Optical network products.
The products underpinned by my network testing will be used to create mass communications networks to enable the connectivity of end users
You'll have the following responsibilities
I will ensure Network Integration Testing and related operations are performed as efficiently as possible in alignment business rollout plans.
I will own and be accountable for ensuring timely test planning, test execution , test reporting, cross domain test management and timely sign off for committed’ test demands in alignment to timescales agreed with stakeholders to deliver network solutions for Openreach.
Own & Contribute in all test operations and activities related to Openreach NGA, Ethernet and Optical network products owning and / or managing interfaces to network delivery management, network design
manage demand for test, agree test timescales and manage to completion
analyse Network Model Requirements , agree test / model support with relevant test teams in timely fashion providing clear communication and feedback on task.
apply my expert knowledge of Access, Ethernet & Optical network solutions to advise systems test teams
Ensure timely formulation , review & approval of Test scope, test pack with key stakeholders for all committed test demands
ensure high quality of documentation i.e. STC2, demand scope, test scope, test plan etc
identify and drive through opportunities to continuously improve our ways of working.
report progress, issues and escalations in appropriate timescale and manner.
You'll have the following skills & experience
L2 Carrier Ethernet design
L3 design - IP based communications protocols and network technologies including DHCP, Routing, Multicast, SNMP, VOIP
Broadband technologies (FTTx, VDSL2, G.FAST, GPON, Radio, PPP)
Automation and scripting languages (QTP, Tcl, Python)
Network Integration and Testing Setup, Configuration and Verification of network test equipment and network devices
Experience in Continuous Integration, automated testing, and agile development environments
Vendor liaison to agree network functionality and clarify requirements
Exposure to working in multi-vendor and multi-stakeholder environment
Experience of test metholodogies
Experience in systems integration and collaboration with systems teams