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  • Ref: SM-ND1_1545066842

  • Permanent

  • Buckinghamshire, Milton Keynes

  • ££35000 - £40000 per annum + benefits package

  • End: 6th Aug 2019

First People Solutions are assisting an established engineering/infrastructure client in their search for a Network Designer/Engineer for their expanding projects throughout Milton Keynes.

The City Designer is integral to the design and execution of building an FTTP city and beyond, by owning and driving ‘End to End’ Well-Planned city Design through the lifecycle of the city.

Key Responsibilities

  • To design optionality for all potential fibre sectors
  • To own design evolution of a city, during roll out and post build developments
  • To utilise all available assets (including DPA/Aerial/Own build and third-party assets) to achieve design
  • To ensure appropriate network capacity for initial requirement and future scaling in the right location at the right time.
  • To enable ‘least cost for appropriate strategy for particular areas’, taking in to account capacity and available build methodology
  • To liaise with architecture and engineering to ensure that suitable solutions are found to improve design, buildability and enhance scale and cost improvement.
  • To manage the high-level design including responsibility for issue to supply planning partners for detailed planning
  • To oversee the City Planners QC interaction with the returned design and then input into FPiT.
  • Post returned QC design, to manage Cost Per Premise for entire city design – determine Soft LOC/Hard LOC to meet budgeting requirements.
  • To work with Project Delivery Managers and City Project Managers to forecast CAPEX and OPEX requirements of designed infrastructure projects
  • Liaise with procurement and contract management to BoQ
  • Via liaison with Planners, ensure that inflight changes to plan are managed effectively, ensuring delivery to appropriate design, including change requests that effect the fundamental design (tactical issues that affect strategic plan)
  • To exercise rigour with regards to data quality within our management systems.
  • To drive consistency, quality, suitability and cost-effectiveness within city design

Key Relationships


* Design Teams
* Pre-Sales Team
* Architecture and Engineering Team
* Systems Team
* City Planners
* Operations Finance
* City Field Services Teams


* Software providers
* Highways authorities
* External planning resource

Knowledge & Experience


* Experience with manipulating data and metadata underpinning a civils and fibre design
* Detailed understanding of all aspects of civils route planning
* Detailed understanding of all aspects of fibre planning
* Ability to understand and produce detailed industry-standard level of survey, installation and as-built documentation
* Knowledge and understanding of lit fibre services
* FTTP methodologies and design

In return, the client will offer a competitive salary/benefits package.

If the role is of interest, please submit your CV to Stevie at First People Solutions via the Apply Now option.

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