Field Network Engineer, Maintenance

Starry, Inc. New York , NY 10003

Posted 3 weeks ago

Starry designs, builds, and operates wireless and wired broadband networks for single-family units, multi-dwelling units (MDU) and enterprises. Starry prides itself in managing the entire customer experience for internet delivery to the end user: from the consumer friendly Starry Station Dual Band 802.11ac router which was designed in-house, to custom networking equipment allowing us to deliver gigabit speeds over existing in-home cabling, to in-house designed point to multipoint wireless system for the last-mile delivery of gigabit capable wireless from a pre-5G system to a residential dwelling.

Were looking for a Field Network Engineer to work with and support the Field Maintenance department in configuring, deploying, troubleshooting, and maintaining Starry networking systems installed in the Boston metro area. You will be part of a team to support both standard deployments and our disaster recovery program ensuring our service outages are minimized and within Starry MTTR / SLAs.

A typical day can sometimes be physically demanding, but our ideal candidate is willing to participate in field maintenance that is often off-site and occasionally off-hours. This position will be based in Boston but willing to travel, approximately 20%.

What Youll Be Doing:

  • Establish and maintain a deep understanding of the overall Starry technology portfolio
  • Participate in design sessions with Engineering and Deployment QA to develop an understanding for how we approach the design process, how to read design documents, how to properly cable and configure MDF/IDF cabinets and equipment deployed at Starry locations
  • In field troubleshooting, replacement, and configuration of the full suite of devices deployed across the Starry network
  • Responsible for creating, updating, and auditing as built documentation
  • Participate with internal teams as well as outside vendors during maintenance activities (Riggers, Tower Climbers, Electricians, etc.)
  • Perform planned and preventive maintenance activities in accordance with PMCS Schedule
  • Responsible for the creation, escalation, and resolution of maintenance tickets
  • Produce positive results in high-pressure situations
  • Work occasional shifts outside of normal business hours, performing tasks that can only be accomplished outside business hours and address any new issues that may arise
  • Beyond day-to-day responsibilities, develop creative approaches to keep operational costs low and improve the efficiency of our approach to infrastructure deployment

Experience and
Education Required:

  • Either a Bachelor's, Technical Institute degree or certificate in Computer Science, Network Management, Information Systems, or other related field or equivalent work experience
  • 2-4 years of experience as a network technician, preferably in the field
  • Proficient knowledge of the installation of internet broadband, including installation and testing of Cat-3/5/5E/6/6A cables, fiber, fiber connectors, patch panels, rack equipment, 110 and 66 blocks
  • Experience in the development and implementation of one or more of the following: data and IP services (VoIP, MPLS, VPN, Internet, data center deployments) or managed network services (LAN, WAN, WLAN)
  • Possess a basic knowledge of network topology and TCP/IP
  • Experience with networking and routing - CCNA or equivalent experience
  • Demonstrated and strong competency in diligently updating as-built documentation for internal stakeholders: often in the form of network implementation plans, physical network designs, documents, and spreadsheets
  • Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs regularly, respond quickly to avoid or mitigate potentially dangerous situations, move safely over uneven terrain, safely climb ladders while carrying up to 40 lbs, work in extreme weather, and wear personal protective gear correctly
  • Must be able to adhere to OSHA safety guidelines and wear personal protective gear correctly
  • Must be able to bustle about, bend, squat, or stand for prolonged periods of time

Bonus points if..

  • You have a noted bias for action, and sense of pace and urgency; youll ensure work is completed within expected timelines and is appropriately documented in a project management tool
  • You have a real passion for Starrys business

Starry works hard, so we take care of each other and enjoy ourselves along the way. Check out some of the benefits youll enjoy if you join the team:

  • Premium medical, dental, and vision coverage with no employee contribution required
  • 12 weeks of paid parental leave
  • Life insurance and short & long term disability insurances with no employee contribution required
  • Catered lunches every Monday & drinks during our weekly company meeting
  • Snacks always on hand
  • Secure bike storage in the building
  • Private shower facilities in our office
  • Free gym in the building
  • Groups for skiing, biking, running, climbing, stretching, shuffleboard, darts, and more

Happy Interneting!

Disclaimer: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee.

Starry, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant because of race, creed, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, application for military service or any other class protected by state or federal law.

Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States.

August 2018

See if you are a match!

See how well your resume matches up to this job - upload your resume now.

Find your dream job anywhere
with the LiveCareer app.
Download the
LiveCareer app and find
your dream job anywhere
lc_ad

Boost your job search productivity with our
free Chrome Extension!

lc_apply_tool GET EXTENSION

Similar Jobs

Want to see jobs matched to your resume? Upload One Now! Remove
Field Network Engineer Maintenance

Starry

Posted 2 months ago

VIEW JOBS 10/4/2018 12:00:00 AM 2019-01-02T00:00 Starry designs, builds, and operates wireless and wired broadband networks for single-family units, multi-dwelling units (MDU) and enterprises. Starry prides itself in managing the entire customer experience for internet delivery to the end user: from the consumer friendly Starry Station Dual Band 802.11ac router which was designed in-house, to custom networking equipment allowing us to deliver gigabit speeds over existing in-home cabling, to in-house designed point to multipoint wireless system for the last-mile delivery of gigabit capable wireless from a pre-5G system to a residential dwelling. We're looking for a Field Network Engineer to work with and support the Field Maintenance department in configuring, deploying, troubleshooting, and maintaining Starry networking systems installed in the Boston metro area. You will be part of a team to support both standard deployments and our disaster recovery program ensuring our service outages are minimized and within Starry MTTR / SLAs. A typical day can sometimes be physically demanding, but our ideal candidate is willing to participate in field maintenance that is often off-site and occasionally off-hours. This position will be based in Boston but willing to travel, approximately 20%. What You'll Be Doing: * Establish and maintain a deep understanding of the overall Starry technology portfolio * Participate in design sessions with Engineering and Deployment QA to develop an understanding for how we approach the design process, how to read design documents, how to properly cable and configure MDF/IDF cabinets and equipment deployed at Starry locations * In field troubleshooting, replacement, and configuration of the full suite of devices deployed across the Starry network * Responsible for creating, updating, and auditing as built documentation * Participate with internal teams as well as outside vendors during maintenance activities (Riggers, Tower Climbers, Electricians, etc.) * Perform planned and preventive maintenance activities in accordance with PMCS Schedule * Responsible for the creation, escalation, and resolution of maintenance tickets * Produce positive results in high-pressure situations * Work occasional shifts outside of normal business hours, performing tasks that can only be accomplished outside business hours and address any new issues that may arise * Beyond day-to-day responsibilities, develop creative approaches to keep operational costs low and improve the efficiency of our approach to infrastructure deployment Experience and Education Required: * Either a Bachelor's, Technical Institute degree or certificate in Computer Science, Network Management, Information Systems, or other related field or equivalent work experience * 2-4 years of experience as a network technician, preferably in the field * Proficient knowledge of the installation of internet broadband, including installation and testing of Cat-3/5/5E/6/6A cables, fiber, fiber connectors, patch panels, rack equipment, 110 and 66 blocks * Experience in the development and implementation of one or more of the following: data and IP services (VoIP, MPLS, VPN, Internet, data center deployments) or managed network services (LAN, WAN, WLAN) * Possess a basic knowledge of network topology and TCP/IP * Experience with networking and routing - CCNA or equivalent experience * Demonstrated and strong competency in diligently updating as-built documentation for internal stakeholders: often in the form of network implementation plans, physical network designs, documents, and spreadsheets * Must be able to lift up to 40 lbs regularly, respond quickly to avoid or mitigate potentially dangerous situations, move safely over uneven terrain, safely climb ladders while carrying up to 40 lbs, work in extreme weather, and wear personal protective gear correctly * Must be able to adhere to OSHA safety guidelines and wear personal protective gear correctly * Must be able to bustle about, bend, squat, or stand for prolonged periods of time Bonus points if.. * You have a noted bias for action, and sense of pace and urgency; you'll ensure work is completed within expected timelines and is appropriately documented in a project management tool * You have a real passion for Starry's business Starry works hard, so we take care of each other and enjoy ourselves along the way. Check out some of the benefits you'll enjoy if you join the team: * Premium medical, dental, and vision coverage with no employee contribution required * 12 weeks of paid parental leave * Life insurance and short & long term disability insurances with no employee contribution required * Catered lunches every Monday & drinks during our weekly company meeting * Snacks always on hand * Secure bike storage in the building * Private shower facilities in our office * Free gym in the building * Groups for skiing, biking, running, climbing, stretching, shuffleboard, darts, and more Happy Interneting! Disclaimer: This job description is not designed to cover or contain a comprehensive listing of activities, duties or responsibilities that are required of the employee. Starry, Inc. is an equal employment opportunity employer and does not discriminate against any applicant because of race, creed, color, age, national origin, ancestry, religion, gender, sexual orientation, disability, genetic information, veteran status, military status, application for military service or any other class protected by state or federal law. Qualified Applicants must be legally authorized for employment in the United States. Qualified Applicants will not require employer sponsored work authorization now or in the future for employment in the United States. August 2018 Apply for this job (function () { var conversion = false; var script = document.createElement('script'); script.type = 'text/javascript'; script.src = 'https://www.linkedin.com/mjobs/awli/awliWidget'; script.async = true; script.defer = true; if (!conversion) { script.onload = function onAwliScriptLoad() { $(function () { Workable.awli = new Workable.Awli( JSON.parse("{\"inApplicationForm\":false,\"applicationFormUrl\":\"https://starry.workable.com/jobs/832425/candidates/new\"}") ); }); } } document.head. Starry New York NY

Field Network Engineer, Maintenance

Starry, Inc.