Communications Engineer

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Shrader Engineering is seeking a motivated and talented communications engineer with data transport, video surveillance, physical networks, and mission-critical technology design experience. This challenging and unique position involves working as part of a highly specialized electrical, communications, and information technology team focused on design and construction management of technology based systems and infrastructure. 


Duties & Responsibilities

Responsibilities include working closely with other engineers and designers in the development of data transport networks, backbone cabling systems, wide area networks, and IT infrastructure utilizing NFPA, NEC, TIA/EIA and BICSI methods and standards. Candidate will prepare technical plans and specifications for telecommunication projects (OSP cabling systems, wireless systems, video surveillance, physical networks, and mission-critical facilities). Candidate must be proficient in telecommunication network practices and concepts, physical network and backbone cabling architecture, TCP/IP and other various network protocols, and IT industry standards.


Candidate Qualifications

  • B.S. in Electrical, Communication or Network Engineering with P.E. registration in Texas; if licensed outside the State, candidate must be licensed by exam
  • BICSI certification as a Registered Communication Distribution Designer (RCDD) required
  • Minimum 5 years of experience in designing OSP cabling systems, wireless systems, video surveillance, physical networks, and mission-critical facility projects
  • Must possess a solid background and understanding of NFPA, NEC, TIA/EIA and BICSI standards
  • Ability to multi-task and handle multiple projects
  • The following certifications are a plus: MCSE, MCSD, CCNA, CCNP, CCDP, CCIE  


Benefits Program

Shrader Engineering offers competitive salary and benefits package, auto allowance and modern office facilities. The firm has an excellent 401(k) retirement plan, performance bonus plan, healthcare plan, wellness program (Lifetime Athletic Facility membership), continued education/training reimbursement and other generous benefits. The firm takes great pride in an outstanding working environment with opportunity for growth.

Additional Information

  • Only candidates who are legally permitted to work in the USA will be considered
  • Relocation will not be provided
  • This position is eligible for a referral bonus