Advanced Video Engineer IV - Core Systems
Posted on: September 12, 2020
Responsible for engineering activities that maintain and enhance
the company's video transportation and delivery systems. This is a
multi-tiered design/development & support role that interacts with
Video Product & Video Operations Teams, CPE manufacturers, and
Supply Chain to provide video solutions. The role is responsible
for participating in the development of technical architectures and
direction across a set of internal business applications, leading
cross-functional technical development efforts, delivering business
critical projects while maintaining high morale, managing the
operational activities in an efficient and professional manner and
ensuring all team targets met, as advised, by Video Operations
DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
- Participate in the testing of new firmware, software, and
hardware supporting Charter s video solutions.
- Implement test plans to validate functional, performance, and
business requirements provided by product and engineering teams for
video acquisition, processing, and encoding solutions.
- Participate in the evaluation, selection, and deployment of new
test tools and automation frameworks.
- Provide timely and accurate information and status updates to
- Provide day-to-day leadership, mentoring, and technical
guidance to team members.
- Participate in the development and implementation of standards,
policies, and procedures.
- Understand the technical roadmaps within Video Operations to
ensure compliance with established technical
- Participate in the development of project cost estimates and
- Develop, design and implement video transportation
- Work with the field on the implementation of video
transportation related projects.
- Support operations and work with vendors and engineering, as
needed, to resolve customer or redundancy related issues.BASIC /
- Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related
field, and/or equivalent work experience
- Minimum seven (7) years of experience working within a video
- Minimum six (6) years video engineering experience
- Minimum five (5) years of video transportation experience
- Minimum five (5) years of project management
experienceADDITIONAL JOB QUALIFICATIONS
- Working knowledge and ability to troubleshoot and configure QAM
devices and understand QAM-STB interoperability. Including
Commscope Apex1Ks, Apex3Ks, Cisco Gateways1 and Harmonic NSG
- Advanced knowledge of and experience with Video acquisition,
transcoding/encoding, multiplexing, and modulation, using such
equipment as: Cisco DCMs, Arris CAP1000/DM6400 Cherry Pickers, and
Harmonic ProStreams and common cable CPE
- Advanced knowledge of Video Compression: MPEG-2, MPEG-4, H264,
HEVC, J2K, etc.
- Advanced knowledge of Audio Compression: Dolby AC3, Dolby
Digital Plus, AAC, etc.
- Integrates communication architectures, topologies, hardware,
software, transmission and signaling links and protocols into
complete network configurations.
- Understanding of IP networking, TCP/IP protocols, Routing and
- Perform network planning, architecture design, and
configuration for Cisco routers and Juniper routers and switches,
including device turn up.
- Experience with Arris (DAC) and/or CISCO (DNCS) video delivery
- Experience in managing optical transport platforms service
gateways (i.e. Cisco ONS, Infinera DTN / DTNx / Flex, Ciena).
- Solid knowledge of related industry specifications and
standards IEEE, ANSI, Physical Media (Multimode Fiber, Singlemode
Fiber, UTP, etc.), bridging, switching, routing, Ethernet and
transport technologies and protocols
- Ability to work with and lead cross functional teams including
Product, Operations, IT, Care, etc.
- Ability to self-manage time and priorities in a fast-paced work
- Industry and vendor specific certifications and training (Cisco
CCNA, SBE Certified Broadcast Networking Engineer (CBNE) , or
Advanced DVB & MPEG Stream Structure, Analysis and Troubleshooting
certification) Associated topics: audiovisual technician, av
technician, camera, camera operator, equipment, radio, sound
editor, tv, video teleconference, visual
Keywords: Spectrum, Littleton , Advanced Video Engineer IV - Core Systems, Other , Littleton, Colorado
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