Lucent 5ESS Project Engineer

Pearl Harbor, HI
Posted: 2021-04-13


Job Description:

Leidos has a current job opportunity for a Lucent 5ESS Project Engineer to become a member of team on the DISA GSM-O program supporting DISA Pacific in Honolulu, Hawaii.


Responsible for Engineering and Design of all Switch equipment for multiple Lucent Technologies 5ESS Multi-Function Switch (MFS) and End Office Switchs.

Specific responsibilities to include:

  • Responsible for changes to Lucent 5ESS platforms including hardware, software, inter-connecting transport facilities and associated ancillary devices.
  • Aid in design, procure equipment and manage Switch expansions.
  • Utilize tools, such as NetExpert, Remedy, Callware, Telnet, and systems such as Lucent 5ESS switching platforms, Tellabs Gigabit Passive Optical Network (GPON) and local applications
  • Working knowledge of Tellabs STP (Signaling System 7 Signal Transfer points).
  • Develop Statements of Work (SOW) and engineering proposals
  • Review load capacity and critical triggers, and methodically growth switch components as needed to support growth. Forecast- future switch needs including, but not limited to, SM's, PSU's, Circuit packs, floor-space & power.
  • Ensure proper switch expansion to support growth of all platforms.
  • Develop and issue planning report for all 5ESS switches.
  • Ensure optimum equipment utilization and efficiency.
  • Focus on meeting contract deliverables.


  • Candidate must have engineering or technical degree and at least 10 years Lucent 5ESS equivalent job experience. Additional experience, education and training may be considered in lieu of degree.
  • Candidate must have experience with Lucent 5ESS Switches.
  • Must be self-motivated and have ability to complete tasks with little supervision.
  • Strong Project Management and Communication skills with the ability to work closely with Team members.
  • Required - US Military Security Clearance- Secret Level and Security+ CE Certification.
  • Willing to work 24/7 schedule


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