Spec V, Telecommunications Engineer (R16-727)

Company Name: Portland General Electric
Phone Number: (503) 464-7250
City: Portland
State/Provence: Oregon
Zip: 97204
Job Title: Spec V, Telecommunications Engineer (R16-727)
Number of Openings: 1
Position Type: Engineering
Posting Start Date: January 18, 2017
Salary: DOE
Salary Per: Per Year
Work Time: full time
Work Time Type: Hours


For over 125 years, Portland General Electric has proudly served Oregon. Our dedication to helping customers is matched by our commitment to providing PGE employees with a diverse array of rewarding career opportunities. Diversity and community are at the heart of what we do for our customers and for each other. We are committed to a team that looks like the Oregon community that we know and love.

PGE team members are creative problem solvers who love to apply themselves to challenges, big and small. We are looking for team members who will grow their skills, their career and their future with us.

Spec V, Telecommunications Engineer R16-727

Directs complex technical activities required for the design, security, installation, integration, as well as ongoing support of the PGE communications network.

Experience Required:

You will bring the following skills to our team:

  • Bachelor’s degree and 8+ years’ experience network experience in Computer Science, Electrical Engineering or equivalent work experience in a related discipline.
  • Working knowledge of networking topologies, routing and switching protocols, wireless networks, firewalls, VPN’s, unified communications, network management and cable plant systems.
  • Knowledge of best practices relating to network design and implementation including network protocols, subnetting/address schemas, DNS, DHCP, and Proxy Services.
  • Knowledge of virtual machine and server related technologies, as well as unified/voice and video systems including quality of service, multicast and their impact to unified/voice and video systems on a data network
  • Experience in deployment/operation of utility grade Carrier Ethernet or MPLS networks.
  • Knowledge of vendor equipment such as Schweitzer (SEL), RAD, Alcatel-Lucent, Fujitsu, Aviat, Cisco, and RuggedCom/Siemens.
  •  Knowledge of utility transport circuits used for Protection, Automation, SCADA, Telephony, and misc. data.
How to Apply:

Join us today and power your potential!

PGE is committed to diversity and inclusion in the workplace and is an equal opportunity employer. PGE will not discriminate against any employee or applicant for employment based on race, color, national origin, gender, gender identity, sexual orientation, age, religion, disability, protected veteran status, or other characteristics protected by law.

To be considered for this position, please complete the following employment application by the deadline: https://PGN.igreentree.com/CSS_External/CSSPage_Referred.ASP?Req=R16-726. If you have any questions, please feel free to call us at 503-464-7250.

PGE believes in rewarding strong performance. We provide a total compensation package that is designed to reward your contributions to the company, and, at the same time, support your well-being and professional development, both now and into the future.

Assisting with storms or other Company emergencies is a part of all positions at Portland General Electric.

Talent Acquisition Contact:

Todd Singer





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Posting End Date: February 15, 2017