Comcast Manager, Engineering Operations in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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The Manager of vCMTS Network Operations leads a team of engineers and technical analysts dedicated to supporting the entire vCMTS platform 24 hours a day. This includes all elements that exist between the remote PHY device, and the CRAN connection. This includes, but is not limited to: vCMTS, switches, cloud computing hardware, and software defined network elements.
The vCMTS team will be an on-call escalation group for break fix activities, as well as implementing new deployments and sustaining operations. The manager needs to ensure the team is staffed appropriately for 24hr, 356 days a year availability.
This is a high visibility role with heavy interaction with engineering, operations, and the divisions.
The manager should be familiar with technologies and/or managing engineers that are familiar with the following:
-CMTS, CM, and RDK-B interactions and troubleshooting
-Fiber Deep initiative
-R-PHY / RPD
-Software defined networks
-Leads the vCMTS team to provide 24/7/365 support coverage
-Maintain the highest level of operational excellence
-Focus on reducing outage time to a minimum
-Priorities and manage the activities of the vCMTS team
-Produces and maintains playbooks and operational procedures
-Delivers reports on operational metrics and performance of the team on a regular basis
-Prompts the team to work proactively to identify and prevent network outages
-Consistent exercise of independent judgement
-Keep abreast of new technologies
Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer