Base Station / RF Engineer

Viatel, is the largest Irish-owned provider of advanced Cloud and Managed Service solutions, voice, data connectivity and data centre services. We are the partner of choice for local and global connectivity projects, with 100% network reach across Ireland, which enables Viatel to connect Ireland to the world.

At Viatel, we are passionate about our people – we deeply value creating a network of capabilities in our organization – we do not like old hierarchies!  We love being an empowering organization – being rules based is not what inspires us.

We have huge career opportunities – our CEO’s purpose is to recruit the best talent for our company and in turn provide the best career opportunities to the brightest people. You could start working for us in the position we hire you in, and where you end up in our organization as we develop your career is your choice.

JOB PURPOSE: Join an engineering team to build and maintain Viatel’s National Wireless Networks.


  • Installation of National Wireless Transmission Network including backhaul links and related infrastructure and DC power elements.

  • Installation & commissioning of high level corporate point to point microwave links.

  • On-call activities.


  • Previous experience (minimum 2 years) in wireless infrastructure build / deployment / maintenance. This can be based on point to point or point to multipoint technology or both.

  • Working knowledge of transmission microwave links and general understanding of wireless broadband networks.

  • Competency and understanding of networking, Cisco, TCP / IP, telnet / SSH etc.

  • Full Clean Irish Drivers License.

  • Mast Climber & Mast Rescue competency.

  • FAS Safepass


We offer excellent career prospects in a dynamic business environment. We offer fantastic benefit packages and the chance to work with a leading connectivity and ICT service provider. We focus on looking after our people, so they will maintain the excellent service we offer to our customers.


  • Attractive salary

  • Pension

  • Healthcare

  • Subsidised Gym Membership

  • Subsidized Broadband

  • Car Parking

  • Social Club (fully funded)

  • Mobile / Laptop


    LOCATION: Primarily Dublin, however national travel will be required.