DOCSIS/CMTS Operations Engineer (remote & 6 openings)

CMTS operations, DOCSIS, DHCP, RF parameters, knowledge of 802 standards, Scripting (+), Programming (+)
Contract W2, 2942
Telecommuting not available Travel not required

Job Description

Please note that this is a 4 month contract position. 

 DOCSIS CMTS operations experience is a must. Scripting and programming experience is a plus. 

Candidate will perform day to day operational duties which include but not limited to, new CMTS deployments, software upgrade of existing CMTS devices, deployment of new features per standard deployment processes, configure capacity upgrades to existing services. Creating and managing tickets in Jira and Remedy. The work requires both day hours and night hours.

Top Skills:
•Attention to detail
•Ability to Multitask
•Strong work ethic
•DOCSIS CMTS 1-year experience

Education Level:
Minimum of an associates level industry standard networking certification (CCNA/JNCIA or similar) as well as “real world” IP routing experience required. On the job experience may also qualify candidate for position.

Successful candidate must be a self-starter capable of working independently or as part of a larger deployment team. Must be able to diagnose and correct complex IP routing or RF signaling issues in a live CATV network.  Candidate will have the ability to use industry standard tools to interpret and understand RF variables and recommend corrective actions.  Candidate will be able to trace IP packet flows through a customer network, diagnosing points of failure and suggesting corrective actions.

Candidate will be able to create, modify and deploy configuration scripts for DOCSIS CMTS and related devices (i.e. switches & routers at Layer 2 & 3).
Prior experience with E6000 CMTS as well as Cisco 10K / cBR-8 is a required.  Direct experience in configuring, deploying, testing and troubleshooting at the DOCSIS 3.0 layer is a plus.

•Strong understanding of DOCSIS 1.x/2.0/3.0
•Strong understanding of basic RF parameters and signal flows (frequency, power-level, modulation methods, channel widths, signal losses, SNR etc.) in a CATV system
•Understanding of DHCP/TFTP protocols and DOCSIS provisioning suite
•Understanding of IP switching and routing, including commonly used dynamic routing protocols (i.e. RIP, OSPF, ISIS & BGP)
•Proficient at configuration scripting via industry standard CLI interfaces
•Basic understanding of CPE device configuration files, service flows and CPE troubleshooting
•Understanding of the OSI reference model, specifically Layer 2 (MAC) as it relates to DOCSIS, and Layer 3 (IP)
•Knowledge of IEEE 802 standards for Local Area Networks and Metropolitan Area networks

Applicants must provide their phone number. Please reference job number 2942.

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San Francisco, CA

Dice Id : NETSO
Position Id : 2942
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