Director Planning & Engineering


Bethpage, NY, US, 11714

Brand:  Altice USA
Requisition #:  1067

Altice USA is a cutting-edge communications, media, and tech company. We connect people to what matters most to them; texting with friends, advertising that resonates, or binge watching their favorite show. Our differentiated approach centers around technologies that push the envelope and deliver the ultimate customer experience. We’re building a workforce that attracts and retains the best talent, not only to meet the needs of our customers, but that also reflects the diverse communities we serve.

Job Summary

The Director of Planning & Engineering is responsible for leading the Planning & Engineering group within Construction-West. This Director will be responsible for developing the practices and procedures of the team and overseeing its operation. This will include overseeing forecasting, cost estimates & budget, invoice processing, and overall business operations of the construction department.


  • Organize and manage the Planning & Engineering group responsible for: Fiber deployment Forecasting; Workflow systems; Business Operations; Cost Estimates; Budget Forecasting; Invoice processing
  • Develop special projects planning (e.g., RFOG -> FTTH conversion).
  • Organize the new cost estimates and review group.
  • Organize the evolution of workflow tools for Construction projects.
  • Manage the Construction invoices intake and processing.
  • Correlate and reconcile with Construction Budget and provide updated forecasting as needed.
  • Develop the budget and forecasting models for materials and new initiatives.
  • Document all process flows.
  • The following background is necessary:
    • Management of Network function (Fiber design, Transport, IP)
    • Track record in successful project delivery
    • Planning and management of financial for telecom projects


  • Masters' degree of Telecom Engineering and 5 years of experience in telecommunications engineering with references in fiber deployment or Bachelor's degree of Telecom Engineering and 7 years of experience in telecommunications engineering with references in fiber deployment
  • 2 years of network team management at manager level or above
  • 5 years or more of experience in network planning or deployment
  • Skills - Fiber: Design, Budget, Feasibility Study, Deployment; Project Management: Project Plan, Project Manager; Strong leadership; Languages - English

Altice USA is an Equal Opportunity Employer committed to recruiting, hiring and promoting qualified people of all backgrounds regardless of gender, race, color, creed, national origin, religion, age, marital status, pregnancy, physical or mental disability, sexual orientation, gender identity, military or veteran status, or any other basis protected by federal, state, or local law.


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