Job Opening

A&E Project Manager - Small Cell & Telecom Infrastructure

Raleigh, NC
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Our client is a top nationwide telecom integrator providing DAS and small cell design and implementation. Their highly-rated scalable network solutions meet the huge demand for top-quality wireless coverage in large offices buildings, airports, hospitals, stadiums, military projects, and convention centers. They are hiring an A&E Project Manager to support high-profile outdoor small cell projects as part of the company’s telecom infrastructure practice.

The A&E Project Manager is the point-person for carrier-grade small cell projects. This person has the opportunity to capitalize on significant market growth and develop into a VP or director-level manager.


This Role Offers:

  • Competitive base salary plus full benefits: medical/dental/vision coverage, PTO, 401(K) company match, expense account, and other perks.
  • Potential to move into a VP or director-level role.
  • Outstanding management that has won multiple Best Place to Work awards.
  • High-profile telecom projects within a large and thriving nationwide integrator.
  • Significant influence for new initiatives, projects, and strategy.
  • Strong relationships with major US carriers; many successful bids.
  • Open and transparent company culture focused on the highest quality results in the industry.
  • Top-of-the-line legal team with consistent success record.
  • Pristine reputation within telecommunications, wireless, and wireline industries.



  • Develop A&E drawings and designs in AutoCAD for outdoor telecom infrastructure projects, primarily for carrier-grade small cell.
  • Ensure strong design elements and structural soundness for new projects. Evaluate electrical power requirements, layout, terrain, elevation, and spatial constraints.
  • Contribute to design reviews; finalize designs and structural calculations. Interface with RF engineering team and PMs to ensure that SOWs match client requirements.
  • Draft and deliver technical presentations to prospective clients.
  • Assist with vendor selection and coordinate contractors and subcontractors.
  • Attend bid walk, pre-construction, and other site walks.
  • Run meetings with stakeholders and customers to approve A&E aspects of pricing, contracts, schematics, timelines, materials, and project requirements.
  • Ensure that designs meet local and federal building codes, zoning, and regulations.
  • Build client relationships and deliver regular progress updates. Manage questions regarding project designs.



  • 6+ years of experience managing A&E projects, with a focus on DAS, small cell, and telecom infrastructure projects.
  • Telecommunications/wireless background with experience delivering designs for major carriers, OEMs, or integrators.
  • Strong understanding of the various types of small cells, including femtocells, picocells, metrocells, microcells, and outdoor DAS (oDAS).
  • Understanding of telecom infrastructure and equipment, including:
    • Telecom structural standards
    • Carrier equipment
    • FCC and FAA regulations
    • Wireless standards for 3G and 4G/LTE
  • AutoCAD or another industry-standard design software.
  • Bachelor’s degree in civil engineering, structural engineering, or telecom engineering.
  • Active PE (Professional Engineer) license.
  • Excellent negotiation and customer-facing skills.
  • Occasional travel to client sites (<10%).

Interested? Send resumes to [email protected].