• Post Date: April 17, 2017
  • Apply Before: May 5, 2017
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Type: Permanent

Location: Rhodes

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Job type: Permanent



  • Senior Engineer [Fixed Networks, Customer Engineering]
  • Rhodes, Sydney
  • Permanent

this position has been created as part of engineering team’s expansion into the HFC/DOCSIS/RF skills/expertise, to support Australian and occasionally some APAC customers. Previous hands-on experience and knowledge about (Telstra) cable TV (CATV) network, especially in its applications and deployment, are deemed important for this role. Candidates are also expected to have an expert knowledge in multiple fields like the HFC networks, RF signalling, QAM modulation, video and coax networks (amplifiers, taps etc.).

Major tasks and responsibilities

  • Product qualifications and demonstrate the features of new products to ensure customer understands the strengths of the Fixed Network product portfolio. This includes the preparation of demonstration scenarios and test plans to meet the customer requirements and ensure the product is shown in the best possible way.
  • Preparing Design documentation and Customer Acceptance testing of newly introduced products (both hardware and software) as well as deployment practices, as part of the project team.
  • Deliver presentations or workshop of the relevant solutions.
  • Use competitive intelligence to demonstrate the clients value proposition and differentiate it from the competition.
  • Train up other team members on cable networks and technology.

Knowledge, experience and competencie

  • Previous design & engineering expertise in RF & QAM for cable networks as well as field engineering experience in DOCSIS products from Cisco or Arris is preferred.
  • Thorough understanding of and strong hands-on capability in RF and DOCSIS.
  • Strong technical knowledge in Video delivery, processing, encoding/decoding technologies and standards.
  • Understanding of virtual CCAP, Remote PHY/MAC, UNIX Servers and hypervisors applications.
  • Expert in CATV Systems; knowledge of OSP (Out Side Plant) requirements and headend networks.
  • Understanding of the Telstra HFC network (design/configuration and deployment) is preferred.
  • Basic understanding of Access and IP technologies.
  • Ability in understanding customers’ requirements and engineering the right solution in a systematic way.
  • Experience in preparing bill of material (BOMs) and technical write ups.
  • Experience in conducting presentations and workshops.
  • Good inter-personal and communication skills.
  • Goal and results oriented with ability to work under pressure.


  • Bachelor’s Degree in a relevant engineering field.
  • Candidate must have 5 to 10 years’ prior experience in the cable industry, cable network architecture & technologies and cable industry trends including the competitive environment.

This is an immediate vacancy so please apply online today.



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