Technical Design Lead

To oversee the internal “mobile designers” to ensure the design outputs are delivered on time, to the right cost and quality. To manage the internal design teams and be a key leader


To support with our goal of 250k homes in the next five years.

Responsible for:

  • Specifying planning rules for Swish Fibre Designers and Design Houses to use the correct technology and software building blocks

  • Continuously look at opportunities to improve cost and efficiency of the FTTP infrastructure

  • Vendor management with multiple external parties

  • To support and implement the roles, processes & procedures and support with automation development

  • Provide technical leadership when conducting RFP-s and RFQ-s for future components

  • Work with third party providers to develop systems and automation tools that improve the efficiency of Swish’s design and integrate into other systems ithin the business

  • Innovation in the network

  • Work with other stakeholders across Swish to ensure wider business objectives are met.

Core skills required:

  • Experience of working with design houses/planning contractors & vendors

  • Experience of FTTP networks & process documenting 

  • Understanding of different FTTP Network topologies

  • QGIS experience & Detailed knowledge of PIA product from Openreach

  • Project Management Experience

  • Strong communication and commercial skills

Our strategic goals:

  • To be recognised as the leading local provider of broadband services in terms of quality and value to our customers in the areas we operate.

  • To have a reputation for building cost efficient reliable and secure networks for our customers (HSE, Quality, Data protection).

  • To be responsive to changes in the market, technology and customer needs (agile, proactive, flexible).

  • To meet our long-term strategic plan by being focus on our KPI. 

  • To be a company where people want to come and work and grow ( team before individual empowerment, diversity, passion, ethics and recognition rich-culture.

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Technical Design Lead  role.

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