Optical Networks Solutions Engineer

    • Job Tracking ID: 512052-756065
    • Job Location: Plano, TX
    • Job Level: Mid Career (2+ years)
    • Level of Education: BA/BS
    • Job Type: Full-Time/Regular
    • Years of Experience: 2 - 5 Years
    • Starting Date: ASAP
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Job Description:

About Ribbon (Nasdaq: RBBN)

We deliver global real-time communications software and network solutions to service providers, enterprises, and critical infrastructure sectors. We engage deeply with our customers, helping them modernize their networks for improved competitive positioning and business outcomes in today’s smart, always-on and data-hungry world. Our innovative, end-to-end solutions portfolio delivers unparalleled scale, performance, agility and automation and includes optical and packet networking, core to edge IP solutions, UCaaS/ CPaaS cloud offers, and leading-edge software security and analytics tools.

To learn more, visit rbbn.com

Position Title: Optical Networks Solutions Engineer

Location: Plano, TX 

Position Summary:

Ribbon Communication is looking for a professional Optical Networks  Solutions Engineer to join our Technical Pre-sales Group, with a focus on DWDM optical networks for our Apollo product line.


• Carrying out proof of concepts, field trials and demonstrations from remote or at customers sites

• Presenting and proving technical solutions and capabilities for existing and new customers 

• Be a source of knowledge on all optical network aspects

Experience and Skills:

  • 8+ years of hands-on experience with optical networks and related testing equipment such as OSA, OTDR & various Traffic analyzers
  • Engineering degree preferred
  • In-depth understanding of optical DWDM networks and protocols [OTN, Ethernet L1 & Basic L2]
  • High service awareness and experience in working with customers at service-oriented environments
  • Extreme confidence in presentating tehcnical information to customers 
  • Very high level of capability of self-learning 
  • Ability to work as part of a team 
  • Willingness to travel within the US & abroad


Please Note:

'All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, sex, color, religion, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, protected veteran status, or on the basis of disability.'

US Citizens and all other parties authorized to work in the US are encouraged to apply.