UIT Lab Manager, Technician & Admin - Smart Metering

UIT Lab Manager, Technician & Admin - Smart Metering

Job Title: UIT Lab Manager, Technician & Admin - Smart Metering
Contract Type: Contract
Location: Hampshire, England
Salary: £200.00 - £400.00 per day
Start Date: ASAP
Reference: HQ00072924_1526480125
Contact Name: John Wright
Contact Email:
Job Published: May 16, 2018 15:15

Job Description

CONTRACT OPPORTUNITIES: UIT Lab Manager, Technician & Admin Smart Metering Hampshire Initial 3-6 month contract Competitive daily rates (Dependent on experience)

One of my leading clients, a major utilities company based in Hampshire require a variety of UIT Lab roles with Smart Metering experience. This is based on site for an initial 3-6 month contract, the roles are as follows:

UIT Lab Manager
- To Manage all activities in the UIT Labs (Lab 1 & 2)
- To Manage the Lab Technician and Lab Admin Resources
- To Liaise with Head of UIT and UIT Scrum Master & Tech Lead and UIT Team on daily activities and plans
- To Work with the DCC and SI/DSP on all Lab Device activities
- To Track and report on all UIT Lab Access, Device Utilisation
- To Maintain appropriate security in the UIT labs
- To Liaise with 3rd party Device Suppliers
- To Perform Lab inductions for first time visitors
- To Perform Lab tours for visitors from the DCC/SI/DSP and others as required
- To identify and report any operational issues w.r.t. the lab and liaise with internal Arqiva teams & suppliers to get the issues resolved

UIT Lab Technician
- To Manage all the Devices in the 2 UIT Labs (Lab 1 & 2)
- To Install & Decommission Devices as directed
- To Setup Device Sets for testing in Project phases (Pre-UIT, CoS, UIT-A, UIT-B, Proof of Concept Testing etc.)
- To Capture logs for analysis
- To Ensure lab is working and all Positions are operational
- To Execute daily Ping Tests across both labs and automate where possible
- To Ensure the lab network is operating and configured working with IT Teams as appropriate
- To Make sure the UIT Lab laptops are maintained and operational at all times
- To Oversee Mothballing of equipment

UIT Lab Admin
- To Maintain the inventory of all the devices in the lab and maintain Asset Tracker
- To Work with the UIT Team on any Device changes
- To Work with the DCC, SI/DSP on any changes to Devices using the Device Mapping & CPL Processes
- To Prepare and produce Lab reports and documentation as needed
- To Ensure all lab positions and equipment is labelled
- To Ensure the UIT labs & Breakout areas are left clean and tidy at all times, arrange periodic cleaning and rubbish removal
- To Maintain a log of all lab access on a daily basis
- To Book in lab visitors & Guest Wi-Fi requests
- To Track the Ubiqua licenses being used in the UIT labs
- To Track the storage of Devices that have been stored following Mothballing etc.
- To Track all stock of unused Devices

If you have Smart Metering and UIT experience in any of the roles above then please apply and I will be in touch ASAP.

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