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Vertical Assets Engineer

Who we’re looking for:
Starry is looking for a Vertical Assets Engineer to join the Vertical Assets Deployment team. Our ideal candidate will support the team’s assigned projects as well as the following tasks: correspondence, tracking project deliverables, dates and monitoring deadlines, and providing regular and timely reports highlighting variances as they arise.

Who you are:

  • You have great judgment and an ability to work independently in a fast-paced startup environment
  • You have an extraordinary and demonstrated ability to multitask
  • You have established organizational and time management skills and regimens
  • You have a strong bias for action, and sense of pace and urgency
  • You ensure work is completed in the expected timelines and have a proven track record of delivering on or exceeding goals
  • You’re extremely process oriented and love using your organizing skills to help teams run more efficiently

What you’ll do:

  • Develop engineering drawings and renderings to specify details/component level design for vertical assets site build outs
  • Perform audits of existing vertical asset sites and develop enhanced engineering designs to meet company and industry construction standards
  • Manage New Site Build Designs & Site Modifications.
  • Update necessary tracking system(s) to ensure that project and/or program status is maintained with complete accuracy, including third party management systems
  • Manage third party fiber providers from sales order through activation. Include site design, construction, installation, Cross Connects, and turn up.
  • Develop and maintain accurate and complete files for projects and programs; continue to monitor for integrity and completeness
  • Manage third party A&E vendors for design walks
  • Review engineering drawings for accuracy
  • Create Scope of Work Documents for internal and external teams
  • Review construction bids from approved vendors
  • Site visits for Site Design, Point Walks, Pre-Construction visits, verify recent installations, and oversee external vendors, Contractors, and Starry Crews
  • Manage Site Turnup Procedures to ensure site Launch meets Network Standards and site installation conforms with Site IDP and Installation design.
  • Memorialize all project tracking metrics (budget, timelines, vendor performance)

Experience and Skills Required:

  • Bachelor's degree in Engineering
  • Two (2) to four (4) years prior experience working as a project coordinator/assistant project manager
  • Knowledge of construction services (ordering and installation): Telco, power, fiber, basic construction, permitting, vendor equipment requirements, antennas and grounding
  • Experience in a fast growth, high volume, startup environment
  • Ability to work independently and proactively
  • Competent in conflict and crisis management
  • Excellent time and project management skills
  • Strong Excel/spreadsheet skills a bonus
  • Telecommunications/wireless project management skills a plus
  • Real passion for Starry’s business