ARRIS Group, Inc.
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ARRIS is a premier video and broadband technology company that transforms how service providers worldwide deliver entertainment and communications without boundaries. Its powerful end-to-end platforms enable service and content providers to improve the way people connect – with each other and with their favorite content. The Company’s vision and expertise continue to drive the industry’s innovations, as they have for more than 60 years. Headquartered north of Atlanta, in Suwanee, Georgia, ARRIS has R&D, sales and support centers throughout the world.
This is an exciting opportunity to be part of an outstanding team of engineers developing products for the leading Cable providers of the world. We’re looking for a Principal Systems Engineer with proven experience successfully delivering and supporting software systems with the qualifications listed below. The System Engineer will be responsible for researching and implementing software according to industry standard specifications and market-based requirements for a DOCSIS-compliant redundant network router. This is an opportunity to lead complex software projects and participate in product proposal and project definition. May work directly with customers and serve as technical lead and mentor team members.
Primary Duties and Responsibilities
Assist in generation of concept proposals for new products
Serve as Technical Lead for the technical definition of complex product features
Investigate and develop components and products
Provide technical direction for such projects
Write and maintain functional specifications for new product features and work with engineering teams to understand and implement to specifications
Design and document use cases, requirements, functional specifications, algorithms, software, and hardware for advanced broadband services
Independently resolve technical problems, initiating design changes and providing engineering support as per project task needs
Assist with the creation of product demonstrations
Coordinate with other project disciplines to ensure project objectives are being met
Conduct quantitative studies on research projects, which will justify technological and architectural strategies employed in new product development
Manage risk of new technologies and strategies used
Serve as a technical mentor to other members of the engineering staff
Serve on industry specification teams as necessary
BSEE, BSCE, BSCS (Master’s Degree desired)
10 Years of Telecommunications Systems experience
Additional Required Knowledge, Skills & Abilities:
Effective communicator in both verbal and written form
In-depth knowledge of communication systems in a real-time embedded development environment OR in application development.
Extensive experience with industry standard protocols and SW technologies in the telecommunications field either in systems development or in network management/application development
Ability to interface with and assist other functional teams (hardware, test, etc) during the development process required
Working knowledge of 4 or more of the following technology areas:
TCP, UDP, IPv4, IPv6, Routing, DOCSIS and Ethernet switching technology
SNMP, XML, NetConf, RestConf, YANG
Security and encryption protocols
Operating system internals, device drivers, embedded systems and Linux OS.
Clustering and distributed computing protocols
High performance applications including multithreading, synchronization, and asynchronous I/O
Client – server applications including message passing paradigms and protocols
Real-time application design, including deadline scheduling and resource management
Relocation assistance is not offered with this position.
As an EOE/AA employer, ARRIS will not discriminate in its employment practices due to an applicant’s race, color, religion, sex, national origin, and veteran or disability status.
','NORTH AMERICA-United States-Illinois-Lisle IL','','Engineering','Yes, 25 % of the Time','Dec 12, 2017','Principal Systems Engineer
ARRIS Group, Inc.
Website : http://www.arrisi.com
The combination of ARRIS and Motorola Home creates a new level of vision, innovation, and expertise in network infrastructure, transport, and user experience that will transform how cable operators, telcos, and broadband service providers deliver entertainment and communications experiences to subscribers throughout the world.