Project Engineer

Full Time
Cebu City, Cebu, Philippines
Mid Level

This job advert is placed on behalf of RISE.

The Project Engineer acts as a liaison between the PM/C and technical disciplines, responsible for the delivery of the project (i.e. Design, Implementation, Network). They may also serve as a primary point of contact in relation to a project for internal and/or external customers (i.e. Sales, SAQ, customers).

He/She will survey designated sites and work with the fiber designer, or act as the fiber designer, to create specification documentations that follow company best practice standards. They will also deliver implementation plans in addition to specifications where required.

Also, the Project Engineer will be responsible to drive the implementation via the Implementation Team Lead once the Project Manager allocates the resources. The Project Engineer will continue to support implementations by clarifying plans, work on changes and assist in clearing roadblocks to encourage timely delivery. He/She may manage external teams in this capacity.

After implementation, the Project Engineer will ensure quality and manage team to rectify anything that is not in specification. If cleared, he/she will ensure all documentation is submitted, including the as-built plan.

The role is expected to work closely with the Fiber Designers, Implementation Lead, and the external vendors to deliver services to clients in a timely, efficient manner. A Project Engineer, if so able, may take the role of a Fiber Designer where required.

Benefits include full HMO, 1 dependent after 1 year, and a 2nd dependent after another year. 



  • Skills in any design tools e.g. QGIS, Autocad, Visio, Mapinfo, ENE, etc.
  • Survey locations and deliver “as-planned” specifications for implementation of fiber optic and network equipment
  • Report daily project progress to project lead
  • Lead the identification of infrastructure and environmental information prior to installation (e.g. pole numbers/clamp sizes)
  • Work with the designers and Site Operations Team to ensure best practice and surveying information is complete
  • Develop cost effective Bill of Materials that aligns to Building Admin requirements  
  • Survey ISP locations and work with designers to support implementation
  • Supervisory or management experience
  • Adaptable and can work with minimum supervision
  • Strong communication skills and command of English
  • Understanding of physical construction requirements
  • Knowledgeable in telecommunications system design
  • Knowledgeable in inside plant and outside plant passive optical networks (or similar)
  • Strong documentation skills and can use Google Suites or MS Office


  • Degree in relevant area
  • International experience
  • Experience in a similar role
  • Strong OSP/ISP and/or fiber skills
  • Experience on GPON networks would be advantageous
  • At least 2 years experience in a senior role with team leadership, supervisory and/or vendor management

We apologize, however, due to the volume of applications most likely we will not be able to respond to each applicant individually, however we do appreciate your time and will review each application that we receive.


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