Head End Technician ( Two openings)

Technical head end experience in balancing a head end, Working with Video, audio, CMTS equipment, Good knowledge of Head end and Hubs, Connectorized coaxial and Ethernet cables a plus, Label coaxial, Ethernet cables and fiber jumpers, High School diploma or equivalent
Contract W2, 5 Months
Depends on Experience
Travel required to 75%.

Job Description

Please note that this is a 5 months contract position. 

Should be willing to travel extensively. 

Will supervise and mentor others in the process of racking electronic equipment in cabinets. Responsible for (but not limited to) the installation, cabling and troubleshooting of multiple Headend/Hub network devices. Able to organize, terminate, test and label coaxial and Ethernet cabling as needed. Must be able to read and create Hub Design and rack elevations and conduct others to execute the designs. Will assist in migrations from old devices to new devices during nighttime maintenance windows. Will perform pre-launch testing of equipment as needed. Must possess the ability to self-manage. Must be able to mentor and direct others. Must be able to understand and execute Statements of Work, perform quality assurance audits and communicate work performance and status. Will work closely with the Market Lead, Deployment Manager and Project Manager. Required skills and experience:
• Technical head end experience in balancing a head end
• Working with Video, audio
• CMTS equipment
• Inside skill level
• 4 or more years of related work experience
• Good computer skills
• Good communications skills
• Troubleshooting/problem solving skills
• Able to lift 50 lbs occasionally lifting as needed
• Must provide own required tools
• Organized, self-motivated, ability to problem solve
• Attention to details
• Ability to manage and mentor others
• Good knowledge of Head end and Hubs
• able to travel extensively Work duties to be performed: • Rack head end equipment
• Install associated coaxial and Ethernet cables
• Connectorized coaxial and Ethernet cables
•T est coaxial and Ethernet cables
• Clean, test and install fiber jumpers
• Label coaxial, Ethernet cables and fiber jumpers
• Read and understand hub design and rack elevations
• Self-manage time • Managing hub crews
• Mentor and direct others Preferred Skills :
• Coax, Ethernet and Fiber handling experience
• Good computer skills
• Good communications skills
• Troubleshooting/problem solving skills
• Understanding of Hub design and rack elevations
• Clean Background and DMV record
• Experience working with engineers, project managers
• Experience managing personnel Education:
• High School diploma or equivalent

Applicants must provide their phone number. Reference job number A304. 

Dice Id : NETSO
Position Id : A304
Originally Posted : 3 weeks ago
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