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Build Delivery Engineer (ATB)


Time Type

Full time


Competitive Salary


Amazing Benefits

Close Date


Area of Business

Network Expansion


Gateshead - The Dukeries Dukesway West

Job ID 00030011

About the role

We have an exciting new opportunity to join Virgin Media as a Build Delivery (ATB) Engineer! Within this role, you’ll undertake effective and efficient activation and commissioning of new network infrastructure to single and multiple dwellings in accordance with Virgin Media’s guidelines and specifications.

You’ll actively support your line manager, through technical excellence and assist with the planning and organising of the team work with the field delivery teams on the jeopardy management & co-ordination of key tasks to ensure infrastructure is delivered on time, within budget and to the required standard. You’ll ensure company policy and all regulatory legislation is met, including but not limited to Health & Safety & NRSWA.

Within this role, you can expect to build commission activate and release access infrastructure to the programme requirements ensuring that network elements are built in accordance with Virgin Media agreed Specifications (Including BT OR requirements). You’ll work closely with you manager ensuring KPI’s are met or exceeded and that all build meets Virgin Media specifications and proof of performance requirements as per engineering SOP’s. You’ll ensure works are delivered with minimal impact to our customers and the business and that agreed best practices are driven nationally.

Who we are

At Virgin Media O2 we're going All In, to remove bias and barriers for our people and our candidates. We're working hard to achieve bold ambitions, to help us better represent the diverse communities we serve across the UK. As an equal opportunities employer, we support and encourage you, to be your authentic self throughout your application journey.

The must haves:

In order to be considered, you must have the following experience;

  • Proven technically experience in relation to HFC, FTTP and PIA, including associated activation and test equipment.
  • Excellent understanding of civils, fibre delivery and best practice.
  • Proven experience in Project or programme delivery.
  • You’ll be working within a partner area as we outsource to civils partners and splicing teams – so you’ll need demonstrable experience of managing expectations and delivery within a partner environment.
  • Demonstrable experience of managing/ leading a field-based team and being able to work under pressure and deliver multiple schemes at any one time.
  • As you’ll be travelling across multiple sites, you’ll need a full clean driving license.

Other stuff we’re looking for:

  • It would be really beneficial if you have any fibre qualifications or Electrical certification 19th edition.
  • Computer literate - good working knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel, PowerPoint and Project.
  • If you have any Openreach Accreditations (S5, S8, SA001 and SA11A) this would be a great advantage!

What's in it for you?

We know that benefits mean so much more than the 'stuff' we can give you, so we offer a wide range of support, rewards and tools - all focused on helping you to prioritise what really matters. All work and no play just isn't our style! We're already planning our future ways of working, for when life becomes a little more normal again. We're constantly evolving our approach to enable you to find a great work life balance.

Next steps

If we feel like a place where you can belong, we'd love to learn more about you. Once you've submitted an application the next steps of the process, if successful, are likely to include a video-based competency interview.

When you apply, you'll be asked about any adjustments you might need to support the recruitment process. Let us know, and we'll be sure to discuss it with you. Thanks for your patience in the meantime and for showing an interest in joining the Virgin Media O2 family.

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