Telecommunications Specialist Job Description

This Telecommunications Specialist job description template can be posted to online job forums and career pages for the recruitment of candidates. The Telecommunications Specialist job description, its requirements, and responsibilities given in this template can be modified according to the specific nature of your company.

The primary job role of a Telecommunications Specialist is to:

  • Manage, supervise and provide technical advice/guidance on telecommunication systems
  • Identify users’ needs from customer feedback and bring necessary changes in the existing technology to meet their requirements
  • Program features, design systems and networks, and allocate necessary resources for various telecommunication tasks

Telecommunications Specialist Job Description

We are hiring a Telecommunications Specialist for developing, installing, monitoring, repairing, and maintaining communication systems and equipment. You will work in a fast-paced environment to ensure that all communication systems work efficiently.

In order to succeed in this job role, the candidates must have a solid background, relevant industry experience and expert-level understanding of all telecommunication systems and devices such as computers, telephones, communication circuits, etc. So, if you like to work in a challenging environment, and qualify the following requirements, we would like to hear from you.


  • At least a Bachelor’s degree in Software Engineering, Telecommunications, Computer Science, or other related fields
  • Past experience in a relevant position, preferably as a telecommunication specialist
  • Experience with Microsoft Office and database management software
  • Experience with telecommunication systems and peripheral equipment such as computer networks, system terminals, optical fiber, data modems, and on-site controllers
  • Excellent organizational and communication skills
  • An analytical mind with a problem-solving attitude
  • Ability to perform well in a team environment


  • Managing, supervising and providing technical advice/guidance on telecommunication systems
  • Monitoring and testing systems/peripheral equipment as well as troubleshooting problems in them
  • Evaluating systems performance and bringing necessary changes when needed
  • Overseeing and coordinating all telecommunication activities
  • Purchasing electronic equipment/systems and preparing budgetary justifications for reporting to upper management
  • Training of staff for the purpose of improving their skills
  • Identifying users’ needs from customer feedback for the purpose of bringing necessary updates in the existing technology to meet their requirements
  • Documenting plans, activities, requests, and specifications for various telecommunication tasks as well as regularly reporting them
  • Programming features, designing systems and networks and allocating necessary resources for these tasks
  • Following industry’s standards, regulations and best practices