Position Description: As a member of the Information Technology Services team, the Telecommunications Engineer provides design and project management services for the installation of Structured Cabling Systems (SCS) for UCLA owned and leased buildings. The scope of projects includes small remodels to the construction of new multi-story buildings. Incumbent provides engineering, project management, estimating, and quality control & assurance for the SCS portion of the projects. Incumbent will be required to travel to on and off campus locations. Engineering responsibilities include designing SCS infrastructure for new construction projects, remodels of existing buildings, outside plant copper cabling, and fiber optic cabling infrastructure. Incumbent will develop a scope of work for SCS projects that are complete and in accordance with UCLA design & contracting standards. Additional responsibilities include reviewing and approving contractor's applications for payment and reporting any discrepancies to IT Services Contracts Administration group. Project Management responsibilities include serving as IT Services' liaison to architects, engineers, contractors and stake holders for major projects. Incumbent will attend planning meetings with facilities staff, architects, engineers and other departments to assist in the design and construction of assigned projects. Participation in design meetings is required to document telecommunication system requirements and ensure that UCLA SCS standards are integrated into the design documents. Once a contractor commences work, the incumbent is required to review contractor daily reports for accuracy and coordinate solutions for any open issues. Estimating responsibilities include reviewing end user requirements and creating SCS estimates utilizing parametric, bottom up, or historical estimating techniques. The incumbent will also review the Job Order Contract vendor's unit cost submissions to ensure they are accurate and complete.
Quality Control and Assurance responsibilities include reviewing work performed under the scope of a general contractor or Job Order Contract vendor. Incumbent will review submissions, test results and as built drawings to ensure UCLA SCS standards are being properly implemented. During onsite job walks, the incumbent will review installations in progress and issue non-compliance reports when work performed does not meet UCLA requirements. Additional responsibilities include reviewing installation practices of IT Services cable specialists and instructing them on proper installation techniques.
The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, disability, age or protected veteran status. For the complete University of California nondiscrimination and affirmative action policy, see: UC Nondiscrimination & Affirmative Action Policy, https://policy.ucop.edu/doc/4000376/DiscHarassAffirmAction
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UCLA is known worldwide for the breadth and quality of its academic, research, health care, cultural, continuing education and athletic programs. UCLA offers undergraduate degrees in more than 127 majors and graduate degrees in 198 program areas. UCLA has 11 highly regarded professional schools. Eight are ranked among the nation's top 15 in their field by U.S. News & World Report. UCLA is consistently among the most popular campus in the nation for undergraduate applicants. The University of California is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to age, race, color, religion, sex, national origin, disability, or protected veteran status. Benefits:UCLA offers a comprehensive benefits package, including an average of three weeks' vacation per year; an average of 12 days per year sick leave; 13 paid holidays per year; health, dental and optical benefits; life insurance; disability insurance; the University of California Retirement Plan with 5 year vesting and various voluntary UC Savings Plans. There are also special programs and privileges available, such as accessibility to cultural and recreational programs, athletic events, and the University Credit Union.