Engineering, Technician 2, Metro-E Engineering

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Job Summary:
Responsible for performing advanced headend, maintaining, and troubleshooting to ensure minimal system outages. Should have knowledge of advanced networking skills to assist in the fault resolution of various networks. Works with moderate supervision/guidance. Is accountable for individual results and impact on team.
Core Responsibilities:
- Performs advanced network engineering maintenance to include: System configuration and interconnects, forward and reverse combining network management, modulation and Forward Error Correction techniques, conversion techniques, encoders, baseband fault isolation, down conversion and receiver theory, controllers, servers, and commercial insertion.
- Assists with annual budget process that is relative to the engineering department.
- Assists with the maintenance and configuration of network devices, hubs, switches and routers.
- Prepares network notifications, forms and outage tickets for work being performed in maintenance windows.
- Tests and maintains optical rings, add drop multiplexes and power systems.
- Installs and maintains equipment needed to be utilized by the Network Engineering Department.
- Supports local installation and maintenance of facilities and transport systems.
- Understands customer devices such as required (CPE configuration, gateways/routers, VoIP and video communication units).
- Regular, consistent and punctual attendance. Must be able to work nights and weekends, variable schedule(s) and overtime as necessary.
- Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.
Job Specification:
- High School or Equivalent
- Generally requires 2-5 years related experience

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