Network Planner

The Woodlands, TX
Full Time
Experienced

Hello! We are Tachus.

We are changing the way people connect to the Internet by putting technology and customer experience at the center of everything we do. If you like righting wrongs and are looking to join a company that is transforming an industry, then you will love what we're about at Tachus. Connecting to the Internet shouldn’t come with strings attached. The big telcos and cable companies of the past are laced with asterisks and conditions. We are working hard to be THE trusted way to stay connected without smoke and mirrors.  

We are looking for passionate unique individuals who thrive in a creative environment and who are bold enough to impact change. Team and family culture is part of the fabric at Tachus and every day we let our curiosity guide us to make a better Internet platform. We take risks, set ambitious goals , and challenge each other to make founded data-driven decisions. Our way of doing things is proven to work since 2018 and now we are entrusted by 20,000+ active and fiercely loyal customers. Learn more about our history here. 

About the Position:

Tachus is seeking an outstanding individual to fill the role of Network Planner to provide engineering design and implementation services necessary to support the company's outside plant by providing design and mapping to maximize the design; compile/review and maintain related project data and support data systems; development and implementation of policies and procedures to ensure accuracy and consistency of related data systems. This is a in-person position located at our corporate office in The Woodlands, Texas.

Tachus is a fiber broadband internet provider delivering service to the Greater Houston area since 2018. Tachus believes that a happy team creates happy customers. This approach has resulted in Tachus' industry-leading NPS of 86 from its rapidly growing customer base of over 11,000 households. 

The Successful Candidate will:

  • Create detailed circuit design in OSPInsight and splicing packet documentation
  • Model fiber routes in detail correlated to Google Earth imagery and supplied construction packets
  • Process fiber construction as-builts to include route verification and update required OSPInsight attribute date
  • Process fiber feasibility studies when requested
  • Supply needed documentation during fiber restoration and outage situations
  • Provide necessary circuit information upon request
  • Prepare fiber splicing packets (SPACs) to create splicing documentation circuit between alpha and omega locations
  • Support emergency fiber repairs to include taper reports, identifying priority circuits, and damage location
  • Support workgroups with fiber feasibility studies to include construction requirements and fiber availability information.
  • Willingness to learn and grow

Requirements:

  • Experience in an office setting
  • Demonstrated work experience in fiber design and splicing
  • Solid background interacting with utilities and dealing with public access issues and requirements
  • Demonstrated ability to generate plans and system design maps.
  • Special consideration for those familiar with OSPInsight software, both desktop client and web
  • Excellent communications skills, both oral and written
  • Ability to effectively relay technical information/concepts verbally and in writing to customers, contractors, utilities and company personnel with varying degrees of technical knowledge
  • Ability to generate and translate information in drawings, blueprints, spreadsheets and as-builts
  • The position requires working independently, as well as part of a team
  • Physical activities include, but are not limited to: climbing, stooping, kneeling, crouching, sitting, reaching, standing, walking and lifting up to 30 pounds
  • Candidates must be authorized to work in the United States 

All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or status as a qualified individual with a disability or Vietnam era or other protected veteran. Starting Pay is based on experience. This is full-time position located in The Woodlands, Texas. This is not a remote job opportunity. Relocation will not be provided.

To be considered, please submit your resume and a cover letter. Please include your salary requirements.

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