Charter Communications is America’s fastest growing TV, internet and voice company. We’re committed to integrating the highest quality service with superior entertainment and communications products. Charter is at the intersection of technology and entertainment, facilitating essential communications that connect 24 million residential and business customers in 41 states. Our commitment to serving customers and exceeding their expectations is the bedrock of Charter’s business strategy and it’s the philosophy that guides our 90,000 employees.
Responsible for engineering activities to architect a LTE evolved packet core to enhance the company's telecommunications portfolio. This person will be responsible to collaborate with product development directors on business and technical requirements. Assess vendor solutions to address current and future requirements. Works closely with lab engineers on proof of concept trials, test plans and results. Works with technical operations staff on system design and configuration. Recognized as the technical and design expert. Leads design teams and advises team leaders.
ESSENTIAL FUNCTIONS OF THE POSITION:
Actively and consistently support all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience
Designs, implements, monitors, enhances and troubleshoots systems in assigned areas
Analyzes and revises existing system logic difficulties and documentation as necessary
Tests and reviews system designs
Provides a high level of Engineering Technical support and guidance to regional personnel and ensure all technical integration, changes, standards and documentation are met
Mentors and guides the work of senior technical staff
Reviews work plans and designs and advises on improvements
Adhere to industry specific local, state, and federal regulations, as applicable
Know, understand and follow company policy
Perform other duties as requested by manager
Skills / Abilities and Knowledge
Must demonstrate advanced wireless technical knowledge of evolved packet core architecture and standard practices. Experience in dealing with multiple vendors in regards to product analysis / evaluation, selection, and preparing necessary documentation for operational implementation.
Must have advanced knowledge of LTE EPC (MME, SGW, PGW, ePDG), PCRF, AAA, OCS, DRA, HSS, VoLTE, and VoWiFi.
Must be comfortable implementing vendor solutions in a lab environment, utilizing test tools to evaluate the solution, document key findings and reporting metrics, and become the technical subject matter expert for the solution within the engineering organization.
Candidate needs to be skilled in the writing of technical requirements & test plans. Outstanding interpersonal skills, oral and written communications skills, and advanced presentation skills. - New product development experiences a must. –
Ability to use personal computer and software applications
Knowledge of company products and services
Masters or Bachelor's Degree in Engineering or related field or related work experience
Industry and vendor specific certifications and training
Related Work Experience:
10+ years of engineering work experience