Telecommunications Engineer V designs, develops, implements, maintains, and enhances telecommunication networks, systems and equipment. Analyzes existing networks and equipment and identifies opportunities for improvement. Being a Telecommunications Engineer V develops solutions that meet business requirements. May require a bachelor's degree. Additionally, Telecommunications Engineer V leads and direct the work of others. Typically reports to a manager or head of a unit/department. To be a Telecommunications Engineer V typically requires 10+ years of related experience. Works on advanced, complex technical projects or business issues requiring state of the art technical or industry knowledge. Works autonomously. Goals are generally communicated in "solution" or project goal terms. May provide a leadership role for the work group through knowledge in the area of specialization.