Senior Field Engineer (S2)

Location: Salford Quays, M5 3TT (Hybrid working)

Contract Type: Full Time


As a Senior Field Engineer (SFE), you will assist a Regional Field Manager to design, install, commission and maintain the multi vendor equipment deployed in the various TTG Networks. You will also be accountable for the following.

  • Projects are completed in timely manner and within agreed budget/cost codes
  • Accurate monthly KPI, for reporting to HOD
  • Correct approval of timesheets, to meet external Audit standard
  • To identify training gaps within given team

You will be a point of escalation for the Field Engineers under their supervision for all Technical issues and will assist in training where necessary and the day to day welfare of their team. The SFE is the primary contact for all Network incidents within their geographical area of responsibility. You have access rights and process knowledge to gain entry to BT exchange buildings 24/7. You will be vendor specific trained and authorised to install, commission and maintain Network elements to a high standard. You will also be responsible through a scheduled maintenance program to identify potential issues and offer a solution to the FDL team.

About the Role:

  • Provides technical expertise in the management of a public and/or private network such as Internet protocol
  • (IP) networks, wide area networks (WANs), and public switched telephone networks
  • Plans, designs, installs, maintains, monitors, Analyses, troubleshoots, modifies and supports network
  • communications systems to provide maximum performance and availability
  • Plans, designs, implements and supports local and wide area networks (LANs/WANs) in the areas of
  • Internet connectivity, capacity planning, routing, switching, server load balancing, network security, and
  • wireless
  • Evaluates and reports on new communications technologies to enhance network capabilities

About you

In order to perform in this role, you will have leadership skills, H&S / Risk Assessment experience and understanding of ISO 9001, 18001, 50001, 27001. You will have a knowledge of SDH & DWDM Networks, the Access Network platform, knowledge of DC power & rectifiers and fibre splicing.

As a recognised Top 50 Inclusive Employer in the UK, we know that diversity means success and innovation. We want our workplace to reflect the communities and customer we serve. Being inclusive is part of our DNA; we are all 100% human, and we create a culture where you can truly be yourself.

We’re also not your usual 9-5. We are a dynamic workplace and we want to talk to you about how you like to work.


  • My Wellbeing

    We want you to feel good at work — and not just because you’re doing great things for our customers. We run lots of wellbeing initiatives throughout the year.

  • My Products

    We offer all of our people free TalkTalk Fibre, TV and Phone (you’ll be helping us make them what they are, so it’s only fair that you get to enjoy them).

  • My Flexibility

    We all lead different lives and like to work differently, so whether it's working from home or starting and finishing your day later, we’ll give you the flexibility you need to do your best work.

  • My Benefits

    Think company pension scheme, private medical insurance, income protection and life assurance, plus all sorts of other benefits designed to make your life easier.


Senior Field Engineer (S2)

Location: Salford Quays, M5 3TT

Contract Type: Full Time