Field Engineer

  1. Full Time
  2. IT/Technology
Posting date:19 Jun, 2020
Field Engineer

Location: East Anglia (Full-time remote working during COVID-19)
Salary: Competitive
Hours:  37.5

COVID-19 Notice: We are continuing recruitment and have implemented new processes that promote candidate and employee safety. As part of this we have moved to a virtual hiring and onboarding process until further notice.

Our network operations teams ensure our customers remain connected to their Vodafone services 24/7, constantly monitoring and enhancing network performance. Be part of Vodafone UK Technology Operations, the team that uses the latest technology and analytics to continually improve customer experience.  

What will you be doing? 

You will play an integral part of the Vodafone Field Engineering team, performing installation and maintenance activities in support of the fixed and mobile networks as well as Vodafone business solutions. You will also install, commission and maintain the Vodafone network, products and services to agreed Vodafone standards and service levels without compromising safe working practices

Who are we looking for?  


  • Formal telecoms/electronic qualification or equivalent experience gained through previous roles.
  • Experience of installing, diagnosing and fixing the following telecoms technologies.
    • Multi-vendor CPE including Cisco, Juniper and ADVA
    • Core transmission technologies including DWDM and Ethernet
    • Mobile networking technologies 3G/4G/5G and associated equipment
    • Microwave Radio
    • Switch and Field DC power systems
    • Fibre and copper cabling and termination
  • Ability to work both in a team and on your own efficiently and effectively
  • Ability to work in a focused manner under pressure to meet tight deadlines
  • Ability to manage own workload to best meet the demands of the business
  • Adaptability and the ability to learn new skills quickly
  • PC skills (IT Literacy)
  • Valid / full UK / EU driving license (Category B)
  • Excellent customer-facing skills
  • Ability to achieve and maintain SC clearance status

What’s in it for you?

An excellent remuneration and bonus package with 28 days holiday entitlement, in addition to bank holidays and paid leave for charity projects. We offer an extensive and flexible benefits package that can be tailored to suit you and your family. From our market-leading parental leave policies through to employee discounts, retail vouchers, pension plan and share schemes we are committed to supporting you throughout your career with Vodafone.


Posting End Date: 23/06/2020


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