About The Role
Magdalene are currently looking to recruit a number of Optical Engineers to join our Installation and Commissioning team working on project deployments for customers across the UK, assisting with the installation of telecoms equipment. Travel is a requirement for this role. 

As an Optical Engineer your duties and responsibilities will be:

  • Installation of racks and subracks in an exchange environment
  • DC power cabling and connections in an exchange environment
  • Installation and commissioning of a range of products including but not limited to; Ciena, Infinera, Huawei or ADVA
  • Fibre handling with an adept use of an OPM
  • Fault finding and BERT testing
  • Creation of DCN / LAN cabling
  • Understanding and utilising your knowledge of Tera Term, CLI and FTP
  • Experience working on Dense Wave Division Multiplex (DWDM)
Qualifications required:
  • Asbestos Awareness
  • Emergency First Aid at Work
  • Manual Handling
  • IOSH Working Safely
  • Security Clearance (BPSS / NPPV3) This can be applied for should you be successful

Key Attributes:

  • Excellent communication skills via email, telephone and face to face
  • A positive approach to work 
  • A conscientious and flexible attitude
  • A keen interest in developing your portfolio of skills
About The Company

Magdalene operates as a Telecommunication Infrastructure Services Company working as part of the Telecom division of M Group Services. Covering the full network life cycle, we provide managed services, technology solutions, first line maintenance and turnkey project management to the private, public, fixed and mobile sectors.

We aim to be the employer of choice in the Telecom Services sector. Our continued growth and success is creating opportunities for fulfilling and rewarding roles, making the best use of our people’s skills and expertise. We want our people to have a positive impact on customers,communities and our clients every day.  We invest in training our people,developing leadership capabilities to create ambassadors not just employees. Through strong leadership, teamwork and mutual support we want our business to thrive on a happy, healthy and, most importantly, safe workforce.


'M Group Services values diversity and welcomes applications from all sections of the community.  We are committed to equal opportunities.’