Position Title: Field Service Engineer
Harmonic is the worldwide leader in software-based cable access solutions. We revolutionized cable access networking with the industry’s first virtualized cable access solution, enabling cable operators to more flexibly and efficiently deploy gigabit internet services to consumers’ homes and mobile devices. More information is available at www.harmonicinc.com
Role Description: Field Service Engineer reporting to Sr. Manager, Cable Edge Field Engineering. Remote role based out of Bloomfield, CT.
What you will be doing:
Harmonic Field Engineers will Install and test vCMTS racks which have been pre-wired at the client’s warehouse.
Field Engineer will install inter-rack power to the devices in the racks.
Field Engineers will install fiber and Cat5 cables to provide management and streaming network connections between the vCMTS racks and the Comcast network.
Once racks are powered up and configured, Field Engineer will perform Operational Readiness Testing (ORT) to validate High Speed Internet (HSI), Video (Broadcast and VOD) and Voice services on the vCMTS system.
What you should have:
Headend installation skills and experience.
Ability to install fiber and install and terminate coax.
Novice level knowledge of RF and IP networking.
Ability to use test gear and troubleshoot.
Ability to read and update technical documentation.
Attained or working toward a technical degree in electrical technician or engineering/computer science is preferred.
Work experience which shows potential to perform in the headend environment.
Candidate must be within commuting distance of Bloomfield, CT.
At Harmonic, we believe that building and nurturing a global team with diverse backgrounds and voices is critical to our success. Together, we achieve excellence through creativity and innovation, build relationships based on integrity and mutual respect, and deliver the highest quality in every aspect of our business for the benefit of our employees, business partners and shareholders.
Harmonic is an equal opportunity employer. Qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment regardless of gender, race, color, national origin, ancestry, citizenship, religion, age, physical or mental disability, medical condition, genetic information, pregnancy, sexual orientation, gender identity or gender expression, veteran status, or marital status, or any other characteristic protected by federal, state or local law. In addition, we will provide reasonable accommodations for qualified individuals with disabilities.