Senior Engineer

Bonfire Engineering and Construction
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$75,000 - $95,000 a year - Full-time

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  • $75,000 - $95,000 a year

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  • Full-time

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  • 8 hour shift



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  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Cell phone reimbursement
  • Dental insurance
  • Disability insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount

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Senior Engineer

At Bonfire we believe that every American deserves access to affordable broadband because it makes their lives better. We believe that broadband is for all – not for some. We believe in eradicating digital inequity with infrastructure and services that last for generations.

The culture of our business and our people are what makes us different. Our passion is creating an environment where everyone matters and can make a difference. We hire, we inspire, and we grow together based on these values – that’s the Bonfire way.

Our Core Values:

  • Our Commitment: We create passionate supporters of our clients so we can deliver on our greater purpose.
  • Character Matter: We treat everyone with respect, honesty, and dignity.
  • Be the Fuel: We learn, grow, and push ourselves to be better.
  • Collaborate, Don’t Isolate: We are transparent with our ideas without ego or agenda.

Job Description

As a Senior Engineer your priority is architecting, designing, and managing fiber networks. Success will be achieved through network planning, defining network architecture, creating standards and deliverables for OSP engineers, and ensuring as-built network meets specifications.

Primary Responsibilities:

  • Management of network elements for fiber networks
  • OSP Lead for all related OSP FTTH/X projects
  • Performs engineering work and applied research, development, and design of new projects
  • Engineers complex jobs with extensive cuts, technology changes, or major network components
  • Engineers moderate to complex electronics (preferred but not required)
  • Act as a team mentor and resident expert for all cross-functional partner teams
  • Engineers’ projects with a high degree of complexity
  • Provides leadership to employees
  • Acts as facilitator or team member for initiatives, committees, focus, groups, projects

Required Qualifications:

  • 7+ Years’ Experience with OSP/ISP
  • Bachelor’s degree preferred
  • Fluent on architecture, implementation, and interconnectivity from diverse equipment manufacturers
  • Expert level understanding of Telecom/Fiber, Outside Plant (OSP), Inside Plant (ISP), and related construction methods (Aerial, UG, Boring, Plowing, Trenching, Micro-trenching).
  • Expert level working knowledge of engineering FTTx, including GPON technology
  • Experience with telecommunication engineering in a GIS based system
  • Experience and understanding of Rights of Way (ROW), permitting, and pole attachments
  • Working knowledge governing codes, such as, NESC code and GO95
  • Experience working with customers and or vendors
  • Working knowledge of RUS Codes
  • Willingness to learn new skills, software, and technologies
  • Experience with 3-GIS, Comsof, ArcGIS, and/or AutoCAD preferred

At a minimum, a background check, education verification, employment verification, and drug screen will be conducted upon hire. Your suitability for employment is contingent upon successfully passing these required pre-employment screenings.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $75,00.00 - $95,000.00 per year

Supplemental Pay: Bonus pay up to 10%

Work Location: Denver, CO or Remote

Benefits and Perks:

  • 401(k) + Company Matching
  • Aetna and Kaiser Health, Delta Dental, and Vision Care for Life Plans
  • Health Savings Account
  • Flexible Spending Account
  • Employee Life Insurance
  • Short-Term and Long-Term Disability
  • Aflac Group Critical Illness
  • Generous EAP Mental Health Program
  • Discounted Gym Membership
  • Generous Employee Assistance Program
  • Flexible Time-Off
  • Cell Phone Reimbursement
  • Rewards/Engagement Program
  • Active Community Giving Program
  • New Hire Remote Office Stipend
  • Professional Growth Account (PGA - for tuition reimbursement)

Additional Details:

At a minimum, background checks, education verification, employment verification, and drug screens will be conducted upon hire. Your suitability for employment is contingent upon successfully passing these required pre-employment screenings.

Job Type: Full-time

Pay: $75,000.00 - $95,000.00 per year


  • 401(k)
  • 401(k) matching
  • Dental insurance
  • Employee assistance program
  • Employee discount
  • Flexible spending account
  • Health insurance
  • Health savings account
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Parental leave
  • Professional development assistance
  • Referral program
  • Relocation assistance
  • Tuition reimbursement
  • Vision insurance

Compensation package:

  • Bonus opportunities


  • 8 hour shift


  • Telecommunications: 7 years (Required)

Work Location: Remote

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