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Systems Engineer IV - Video Tools & Automation

Greenwood Village, Colorado

Spectrum’s growth and success in the ever-evolving technological landscape are built on the sophisticated innovations and service reliability our Network Operations groups provide. Video Operations cultivates our dynamic video ecosystem, ensuring smooth transitions from source to satellite to screen. Working groups are dedicated to creating and harnessing cutting-edge streaming and data technologies to smooth and improve the user experience. We engineer complex architecture, offering technical troubleshooting and market support for all of our video products, including hardware, software and related infrastructure.

  • Full Time
  • Job Level: Entry to Senior
  • Travel: Occasional

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Date posted 11/17/2019 Requisition Number: 250660BR Location: United States - Colorado - Greenwood Village Area of Interest: Engineering, Network Operations, Software Engineering, Systems Engineer, Video Operations Position Type: Full Time
JOB SCOPE

The System Engineer IV will lead in the planning, design, development, implementation, and execution of innovative application and platform solutions related to security, service delivery, datacenter and service desk management, OSS, and BSS systems. Drives identification and adoption of best in class operational practices and procedures across a multidimensional, high complexity back office space for business as usual tasks, deployment, incident management, monitoring and detection, capacity planning, forecasting, resiliency, hardening, and DR/HA. Designs and establishes corporate operational playbooks, standard operating procedures, develops and implements platform enhancements and makes recommendations for improvements. Leads implementation of approved application and data center architecture and designs and security solutions.

DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
  • Work in an agile environment utilizing agile methodology on a daily basis
  • Development using a variety of languages which may include JavaScript, Ruby, Java, Scala, Python, Hive, Spark, node.js, shell scripting
  • Design, develop, and implement complex reports and analytics
  • Interact with various stakeholders to understand their business needs, communicate project status and develop relationships to ensure satisfaction
  • Expertly use tools and analytics to provide insight and make recommendations
  • Write and review pull requests in Git
  • Leverage various data and technology resources to augment analysis
  • Use advanced data and coding techniques to provide concise and compelling summary of analysis findings in reports and presentations
  • Participate in visualization design and deployment review sessions to ensure all technical and functional requirements have been met
  • Maintain accurate documentation of reporting processes and monitor and resolve any failures
  • Provide ad-hoc analysis to address specific business questions from stakeholder groups
  • Participate in visualization design and deployment review sessions to ensure all technical and functional requirements have been met
  • Mentor and lead junior developers in both design and technology
  • Maintain and support the existing tool databases
BASIC / MINIMUM QUALIFICATIONS
  • Bachelor's degree in Computer Science, Engineering or related field, and/or equivalent work experience.
  • Minimum six (6) year of experience in software engineering and object-oriented design principles.
  • Minimum three (3) year of experience with Git.
  • Minimum four (4) year of experience with at least one of the following; ruby, node.js, JavaScript and shell scripting
ADDITIONAL JOB QUALIFICATIONS
  • Hands on development experience and expertise in multiple systems that support video delivery. Examples include encoding, encryption, transport, packaging, QAMs, OSS, etc.
  • Strong experience in architecting large software systems
  • Strong experience in the operational nature of a deployed software system
  • Proficiency with code repositories, development frameworks, programming languages such as Ruby, Go and Python.
  • Expertise with database development (Mongo, Postgres, etc.)
  • Expertise working with Big Data, Data Warehousing, SRE and Dev Ops
  • Understanding of RESTful design principals
  • Aptitude to flourish handling multiple tasks, workload, changing priorities and tight deadlines
  • Ability to assess a problem and determine an effective course of action with sustainable solutions
PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
  • Technical understanding of linear and IP video delivery systems
  • Experience with database administration/Big Data/Data Warehousing (Hadoop, Oracle DB, etc.)

The Spectrum brands (including Spectrum Networks, Spectrum Enterprise and Spectrum Reach) are powered and innovated by Charter Communications. Charter Communications reaffirms its commitment to providing equal opportunities for employment and advancement to qualified employees and applicants. Individuals will be considered for positions for which they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to perform without regard to race, color, gender, age, religion, disability, national origin, veteran status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or any other basis protected by federal, state or local laws.

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Quote

I have always been intrigued with video and how it works, from the satellite to the customer’s home. It’s also really exciting to be a part of team that is working on the future of the internet and TV. Our teams at Spectrum come from a variety of different backgrounds, with people from all over the world. We get the opportunity to learn and work with some of the most talented people in their field.

Brandon, Director, Video Operations

I’ve been in my role on the Video Operations team since joining Spectrum 3.5 years ago. My role is to ensure that, when our customers watch our video content, it is available when they want it, where they want it, and how they want it. Our employees have unique skillsets and points of view, which makes for great collaboration and leveraging of top talent. The company fosters an environment of success and progression. We have the tools in place to help everyone succeed.

John, Sr. Director, Video Operations

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  • Health Benefits

    Medical, prescription drug, dental, and vision plans available.

  • Paid Time Off

    Paid vacation, sick and personal time, and holidays.

  • 401(k) Retirement Savings

    We provide a 100% match for every dollar you contribute, up to 6% of your eligible pay.

  • Education Assistance

    We support continuing education for personal and professional growth.

  • Career Progression

    Advancement is a very real and achievable goal.

  • Training and Certification

    Sponsored courses help enhance your skills.

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