Job Description

TCI has an immediate need for a Technical Designer / Project Manager in Raleigh, NC. This is not a Corp2Corp opportunity. This is a long-term contract opportunity with the possibility of hire. In addition to competitive, market-rate based pay, TCI provides all our Consultants with Comprehensive Medical/Dental Insurance, 401k, Life Insurance and Long-Term Disability benefits.

NOTE: This position requires US Citizenship and the ability to obtain a Public Trust Security Clearance. This position will be located in Raleigh, NC onsite candidates only.

  • Responsible for leading all IT support to ensure that customer technology needs are satisfied through building, managing, and coordinating the overall program/project plan, budget, project organizational structure, schedule, and customer relationship requirement.
  • This includes integration and solution delivery management of all IT Service Providers and third-party vendors
  • This position will perform senior-level functions and interface with Management and vendor technical personnel.
  • This position will require travel up to 50% with limited weekend travel requirements.
  • This position will work closely with Management, IT Operations and Business organizations to define needs, to manage the planning, and implementation of IT infrastructure and network projects.
  • The position may include independent project planning, tracking and control as well as reporting progress to executives.  The person must be able to provide assessment of project issues and develops solutions to those issues to meet productivity, quality and client satisfaction goals and objectives.
  • Perform Site Survey Layer 1 Designs for all pathways and support systems, including Multi floor pathways and penetrations for Fiber Optical Cable / Copper Backbones.  (Large facilities from 500,000 to 1.5 million sq. ft., open floor work environments.).
  • Perform QA Inspections of the wiring installations during Final Site Inspections, ensuring compliance of Manufacturer, Industry, NEC, and design standards. (Identify, document, and report all discrepancies.).
  • Perform random QA Sampling (testing) of copper and fiber during Final Site Inspection, comparing findings with vendor provided Test Results.
  • Provide Network Design, Project Management, and Project Coordination with telecom teams.
  • Coordinate with other trades and sub-contractors as needed to provide and include electrical and HVAC requirements for Consolidated Computer Room (CCR), Telecom Rooms (TR), and Telecom Enclosures (TE).
  • Coordinate and produce structured cable designs to support work area outlet types, configurations, and locations.
  • Design outside plant cabling pathway. This may include wall and/or floor conduit penetrations.
  • Work with architectural design team to produce detailed construction drawings in AutoCAD based on project design criteria.
  • Create project scope of work based on project design and technology requirements and criteria.
  • Discuss with the contractor how the client expects the Fiber and Copper to be installed, terminated, tested, and the test results will be delivered to the client.
  • 15+ years of Information Technology professional experience, including at least 10 years in IT project/program management demonstrating increasingly larger efforts and scope of responsibility.
  • Bachelors degree in an IT or technical discipline or equivalent years of professional experience.
  • Minimum 3+ years of experience with Layer 1 installation and design.
  • Knowledge of L2 and L3 networking, especially wireless network.
  • Past, proven project management experience with large projects.
  • Experience with MS Office, including Excel, PowerPoint, and Visio.
  • Experience with Auto-CAD
  • This position must be familiar with ANSI/TIA standards, Fluke Testers, and Master Construction Specifications. (Design-Build construction projects).
  • Solid understanding of installation and service in network cabling (Fiber and Copper CAT 5e/6/6a), Network Devices including Routers, Switches, Wireless Access Points, LAN/WAN, servers, printers, phones, and other devices related to enterprise and data center infrastructure.
  • Ability to travel up to 50% as needed to support other locations.
  • Must be U.S. Citizen and eligible for a Public Trust clearance.
Preferred Certifications
  • BICSI RCDD Certification / BICSI ICT Certification.
  • PMP / PMI RPTM Certification.
  • Networking Certifications (CCNA/CCNP, etc.).

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