Fiber Optics Design Engineer - Service Provider

  • $Competitive salary
  • Columbia, Missouri
  • Permanent
  • Telecoms
  • Fibre

Join this Fiber provider in Columbia, Missouri, as a Fiber Optics Design Engineer. As a Trainee/Assistant Consultant, you'll contribute to expanding high-speed internet across the country by providing technical solutions and engineering advice to numerous clients.

This role offers a unique opportunity for quick learners with initiative and a passion for client assistance. No prior GIS software or CAD experience required – they'll teach you everything you need to know.


  • Generate designs for new fiber and wireless construction projects.
  • Improve existing designs for cost and functionality enhancements.
  • Develop accurate cost projections to support decision-making, contracting, and construction.
  • Generate field maps for staking and inspection purposes.
  • Collect and analyze data on poles, utilities, and other features as necessary.
  • Stay knowledgeable on relevant products in the industry.

Skills/Must Have:

  • Proficiency and comfort with software, including Microsoft Office, and a quick ability to learn new programs.
  • High accuracy and attention to detail.
  • Flexibility, troubleshooting skills, and problem-solving abilities.
  • Willingness to travel up to 10-15% for industry shows, customer visits, etc.
  • Strong initiative and a desire to build a career in an exciting field.


  • $Competitive salary
  • Health, dental, and vision insurance
  • Retirement savings plan
  • Professional development opportunities
  • Collaborative and innovative work environment
  • Opportunities for career advancement

If you are interested in this opportunity and want to find out more, we encourage you to apply! 

Aaron Batten Head of Fiber USA

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