18 May
RF Engineer III, Outside Plant (OSP)
Georgia, Atlanta , 30301 Atlanta USA

Primary Location: 6305 Peachtree Dunwoody Rd, Atlanta, GA, USA

Division: Cox Communications Inc

Job Level: Individual Contributor

Travel: Yes, 5 % of the Time

Schedule: Full-time

Shift: Day Job

Requisition Number: 213418 Cox Communications is searching for an RF Test Engineer who will plan, perform, document, and analyze detailed testing of Outside Plant (OSP) components and networks in the Atlanta Cox OSP Engineering Lab. The position plays a key role in the evaluation and selection of HFC and FTTx products for use in Cox networks. This position also supports the Cox Corporate Campus HFC network by maintaining the plant and assisting with major redesign/upgrade efforts. Primary Responsibilities and Essential Functions:
  • Creates test plans for in-depth testing of HFC and FTTx products and networks, with guidance from Engineering management.
  • Performs product and network testing per test plan, analyzes, documents, and presents the results.
  • Performs testing as needed related to product issues reported by the field, in order to confirm the issue and document it for vendor resolution.
  • Interacts with Vendor representatives on product shortcomings, which may involve identification of weakness, approval of planned corrective action, and verification retest.
  • Assists in the generation of Cox product specification documents, in collaboration with Cox OSP Engineering.
  • Supports the Cox Corporate HFC network by maintaining the plant, resolving any plant related issues, and assisting in redesign/upgrade efforts in order to meet the demands from a variety of user groups. Interacts as needed with the Video Engineering support group that is responsible for signal origination and CPE devices, to help ensure overall network performance

Qualifications: Minimum
  • 5 or more years of experience required in HFC RF/Optical network engineering, with solid knowledge of Optical/RF theory, design, and operation principles.
  • 5 or more years of experience in planning, performing, and documenting testing of HFC products and networks, including optical transmitters, optical receivers, amplifiers, taps, and passives. Some experience with RFoG networks and/or Digital Optical networks is preferred.
  • 5 or more years of experience generating detailed network and/or test set up drawings using Visio.
  • BS/BA in related discipline strongly desired (i.e. Electrical Engineering.).
  • Experience in telecommunications industry desired
Who We Are

About Cox Communications Cox Communications is committed to creating meaningful moments of human connection through broadband applications and services. The largest private telecom company in America, we proudly serve six million homes and businesses across 18 states. Were dedicated to empowering others to build a better future and celebrate diverse products, people, suppliers, communities and the characteristics that makes each one unique.

About Cox We are the Cox family of businesses. Weve been making our mark since 1898 by building and evolving world-class businesses, staying true to our values, and encouraging top talent to always look for growth and impact while building a career with us. Our primary divisions - Cox Communications and Cox Automotive - are driving a new wave of innovation, powering smart cities with powerhouse broadband communications and pioneering greener, more progressive transportation alternatives for individuals and fleet operators. Were also expanding into new spaces like cleantech and healthcare to rev up our momentum toward building a better future for the next generation. Were looking for the talent today who will be our leaders tomorrow. Sound intriguing? Learn more about where we are today, where we hope youll be going with us, and the common purpose that unites us at coxenterprises.com. Cox is an Equal Employment Opportunity employer - All qualified applicants/employees will receive consideration for employment without regard to that individuals age, race, color, religion or creed, national origin or ancestry, sex (including pregnancy), sexual orientation, gender, gender identity, physical or mental disability, veteran status, genetic information, ethnicity, citizenship, or any other characteristic protected by law. Statement to ALL Third-Party Agencies and Similar Organizations: Cox accepts resumes only from agencies with which we formally engage their services. Please do not forward resumes to our applicant tracking system, Cox employees, Cox hiring manager, or send to any Cox facility. Cox is not responsible for any fees or charges associated with unsolicited resumes.

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