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DOCSIS System engineer
Ref No.: 17-04324
Location: Denver, Colorado
Position Type:Contract
Experience Level: 3 Years
Start Date: 05/01/2017
Systems Engineer, DOCSIS
·         Understanding of DOCSIS/EuroDOCSIS 1.x/2.0/3.0
·         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
·         Basic understanding of IP switching and routing, including commonly used dynamic routing protocols (i.e. RIP, OSPF, ISIS & BGP)
·         Basic understanding of configuration scripting via industry standard CLI interfaces
·         Basic understanding of CPE device configuration files, service flows and CPE troubleshooting
Successful candidate must be capable of working independently and/or as part of a larger deployment team, able to establish serial or console connectivity to network devices in order to diagnose and correct basic IP routing or RF signaling issues in a live network.  Candidate will have the ability to wire and activate test modems/MTAs in a controlled environment, perform Acceptance Tests, document test results and communicate results with customers and the larger team.  Candidate will be able to trace IP packet flows through a DOCSIS network, diagnosing points of failure and suggesting corrective actions.
Prior experience with ARRIS C4 or E6000, Cisco 10K and Client BSR CMTS is required.  Experience in configuring, deploying, testing and troubleshooting at the DOCSIS 3.0 level is a plus.
A valid driver's license is required, ability and willingness to travel internationally is a plus.