Quality Assurance Lead – Telecoms

Our client, a full-fibre broadband provider in South England, requires the expertise of a qualified Quality Assurer with in-depth knowledge of HAUC SRoH specification, to join their forward thinking and fast-growing organisation. The successful incumbent will be based in Buckinghamshire and will predominantly focus on large scale FTTH projects.


  • Basic Salary – £40k
  • 25 days paid holiday
  • Pension
  • Private medical
  • Life insurance
  • Cycle to work scheme
  • Health Screening
  • Long Term Incentive Plan

About our Client:

  • A full-fibre broadband provider with £250m of investment
  • Currently rolling out a 10Gbps FTTP network with a plan to cover a total of 250,000 premises in South England
  • Extensive experience in infrastructure development and consumer ISP retailing
  • Dynamic and rapidly growing team

About the Role:

  • Work collaboratively with the contractor notifying them at the earliest opportunity of potential risks to reduce the exposure of fines from the County Council.
  • Monitoring the quality of the resource on site.
  • Record the exact geo location of the laid apparatus including civils trenching, POT position, chambers, aerial nodes, PN’s and SN’s and cabinets.
  • Responsible for signing off the testing results of the ducts and fibre. Notify the supervisor of any defects.
  • Attend the pressure testing of the ducts and report to the supervisor any defects. Ensure the tester is using the correct specified equipment as recommended by the duct manufacturer.
  • Be present on site at the time when the contractor is conducting the OTDR fibre testing and sign off.
  • Good understanding of all the Openreach PIA engineering rules and build specifications.
  • Gain a detailed knowledge of the Swish Build Specification.
  • Send completed sections of the built network to the Design Manager and supervisor for final sign off to become Swish’s internal “As Built” drawings.
  • Upload frozen designs to Line Search Before You Dig so location of Swish apparatus is available for all other utility companies working in the area in future.
  • Create a RAG status for number of potential defects and share on a regular basis with the Project Supervisor

About the Candidate:

  • In depth knowledge of HAUC SRoH specification.
  • Previous experience in supporting Project Supervisor’s who are responsible for large scale telecoms projects deploying FTTH is essential – a minimum of three years experience.
  • Good understanding of all the Openreach PIA engineering rules and build specifications.
  • Good communication Skills
  • Working experience of Microsoft products

Point of Appeal:

  • Full project pipeline
  • Extensive industry experience and solid client base