Zona Wyyerd (“Zona”) is seeking a Design and Engineering Analyst who will be responsible for analyzing potential construction projects and creating construction designs for the construction of FTTH GPON plant to server Zona Wyyerd’s customers across the metro Phoenix area. In addition, this role will support plant maintenance and repair and support
About Zona Wyyerd
Zona Wyyerd (“Zona”), a subsidiary of Wyyerd Group, is a fiber-to-the-premise internet and related services provider headquartered in Surprise, AZ and offering services across central Arizona. Put simply, Zona offers faster, more reliable and higher value internet with symmetrical speeds, no data caps, no contracts and no invoice surprises, and Zona backs it up with superior, local customer service. Zona offers a full suite of services for residences, businesses, enterprises, carriers and non-profit partners including government and education entities.
Zona, formerly known as Accipiter Communications, began in 1996, serving a 1,100 square mile area in Maricopa and Yavapai Counties. Following its acquisition by Wyyerd Group in July of 2019, Zona is now fully funded to pursue an aggressive expansion plan aimed at offering services extensively across central Arizona while strengthening our value and integrity commitments to all customers.
If you are interested in a fast-growing company with a collaborative team culture and a strong belief in treating customers like the friends and neighbors that they are, Zona may be just the right place for you. Visit zonawyyerd.com for more information.
About Wyyerd Group
Wyyerd Group, via its local operating entities, delivers fast, affordable, fiber-based internet access and related services, currently operating in four states and expanding both organically and inorganically. At Wyyerd, we believe that each community/region is unique and should be supported by an equally unique, locally-managed organization, led by a local team with full support from Wyyerd’s central team. Wyyerd’s vision is to become the cornerstone partner for internet connectivity, fiber and facilities interconnection, smart community enablement and sustainable development, one community at a time across the US and Southern Canada. Visit wyyerd.com for more information.
The Design and Engineering Analyst is a vital part of the Zona Wyyerd team. Zona has near-term plans to dramatically accelerate expansion and, in doing so, the construction of new plant. The Design/Eng/OSP team is responsible for working with outside contractors to enable the rapid deployment of plant in order to enable this expansion, and the Design and Engineering Analyst will play a key role in this process.
-Create high level construction engineering designs to inform project evaluation/selection and partner effectively with design/engineering firms
-Work to lessen the build costs through alternative construction methods
-In some cases create detailed construction designs
-Estimate distances, costs and other attributes associated with designs
-Work with local municipalities to understand needs and growth areas
-Look for residential and business opportunities for expansion
-Business case development
-Assist in identifying and implementing improvements to efficiency via processes or systems/tools
-Work effectively with other people and teams in the organization
-Other duties as required
-High school diploma or equivalent
-College degree and/or equivalent 3 to 5 yrs experience in similar field
-Positive attitude, willingness and eagerness to learn new things, team player
-Ability to understand/learn the fiber network construction process
-Working computer knowledge and Microsoft Office knowledge
-Understanding of basic electricity
-Understanding and interpreting plant maps
-Telecommunications wiring color-code competency
-Must have clean driving record
-Ability to pass drug test
-Understanding of ISP services
-Ability to work with others on all responsibilities
-Requires sitting, hearing and talking, occasional standing and walking, and infrequent bending at the waist, twisting of the upper body, kneeling, walking on uneven surfaces, squeezing and crouching.
-Requires infrequent lifting and carrying of from 1-40 pounds.
-Close detail work requiring visual acuity.
-Must be able to perform sedentary work.
This position description is not intended to be and should not be construed as an all inclusive list of responsibilities, skills or working conditions associated with this position. While this description is intended to accurately reflect the position’s activities and requirements, management reserves the right to modify, add or remove duties as necessary