Engineer - Emerging Tech

Full Time Greenwood Village, Colorado, Denver, Colorado Posted 09/14/2021 Areas of interest: Information Technology, Software Engineering Requisition Number: 286453BR EGN309
JOB SUMMARY
Charter’s Emerging Technology and Innovation team is looking for an experienced technologist who exhibits enthusiasm, creativity, confidence, and curiosity. The candidate will be tasked with exploring and evaluating new technologies with a focus on leveraging those technologies to provide additional value to Charter and its customers.

The candidate should be driven to understand how things work and capable of documenting and presenting that understanding. This role will develop proofs-of-concept and present exploratory findings. The successful candidate will work in a broad range of technology disciplines including embedded systems, software development, architectural design, and implementation.

As a member of this group, the candidate will be afforded a great deal of latitude to choose technologies used for prototyping and expected to provide input on methods of evaluation. This role requires the ability to work as part of a small team as well as independently to innovate in emerging technology areas.

MAJOR DUTIES AND RESPONSIBILITIES
Actively and consistently supports all efforts to simplify and enhance the customer experience.

Work individually to develop solution prototypes and create technology demos.

Rapid development of software prototypes in a variety of subject areas.

Develop and maintain technical documentation.

Participate in technology demo presentations.

Collaborate with internal customers, technical and architecture teams to solve complex hardware/software problems.

Provide management with system analysis and feedback.

Influence system design by identifying and recommending design and requirements needs for enhancements.

Maximize the efficiency of the various systems by implementing, monitoring, testing and auditing new programs.

Participate in continuous performance improvement sessions to discuss opportunities to improve processes or standards.

Analyze and resolve in house application related problems by coordinating with colleagues to diagnose and fix operational issues, as well as consulting, advising and training on specialized features and functions.

Perform other duties as requested by manager.

REQUIRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge
Ability to read, write, speak and understand English

Demonstrate broad knowledge of existing distributed system and Internet application architectures

Thorough knowledge of Internet technology fundamentals (TCP/IP, UDP, HTTP, TLS, DNS, DHCP)
Familiarity with modern architectures (SOA, REST), and communication frameworks (HTTP, XMPP, MQTT)

Ability to work independently and ramp up quickly in a fast-paced environment

Understanding of software abstraction layer concepts

Proficiency developing in C/C++ / Go, Python, Ruby, Node.js

Solid verbal and written communication skills

Ability to focus on deadlines and deliverables

Self-starter, self-motivated, driven individual

Ability to work well with shifting priorities while maintaining organization

Analytical and problem solving skills

Keen attention to detail

Display professional, positive, and approachable attitude/demeanor and discretion

Strong understanding of software development life cycle (SDLC) and an understanding of software
design patterns and principles

Education
BA/BS in Information Technology, Computer Science, related field or equivalent combination of education and experience

Related Work Experience Number of Years
Systems analysis, or coding, testing and design, 3
or experience with software development methodologies,
or experience with network systems

PREFERRED QUALIFICATIONS
Skills/Abilities and Knowledge

Ability to work with SCM systems such as Git

Experience in electrical assembly work and hand soldering

Hardware debugging with serial, JTAG, SPI, etc.

Understanding of challenges operating large-scale distributed systems

Experience working with AWS, OpenStack, or other cloud infrastructure technologies

Experience with infrastructure tools such as Docker, Chef, Puppet, or Ansible

WORKING CONDITIONS
Office environment
EGN309 286453 286453BR

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The pay for this position has a minimum of $76,800.00. The actual salary offer may be higher as we carefully consider a wide range of factors, including your skills, qualifications, experience and location. Also, certain positions are eligible for additional forms of compensation such as bonuses.



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