12 Jun 2018

Permanent Senior Wi-Fi Engineer

Sky – Posted by AdminLondon, England, United Kingdom

Job Description

We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment company with over 23 million customers across seven countries, we make life easier by entertaining and connecting people. It’s a genuine team effort. That’s why we want talented people, like you, to join us and help make the future happen.

This role is an exciting opportunity to join us and work within our Access Network Development Team

The perks


As a valued employee, you’ll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. What’s more, you’ll also have access to over 12,000 LinkedIn Learning courses to support your development.

To find out more about working with us, search #LifeatSky on LinkedIn, Twitter or Instagram.

Your key responsibilities: 


The main purpose of this role is to be responsible for the design of the Sky CPE (Customer Premises Equipment), namely, its interactions with the Sky and the wholesale networks, its in-home and Wi-Fi capability.

– Design and test CPE features and functionalities to support the Sky broadband products (incl. xDSL, fibre and wireless technologies) and services (incl. QoS, diagnostic and provisioning).
– Develop technical specifications for the SKY CPE’s features and functions based on business requirements.
– Be a CPE SME within Tech UK.
– Build the test environment and necessary documentation to support any new functional and non-functional network requirement.
– Be aware of future CPE technologies and provide strategic view to the wider business.
– You will work closely with CPE vendors to develop new features, investigate any issues and ensure timely fixes are available
– You will liaise with other parts of the business to dedicatedly analyse trend data on CPE performance.
– Be a Wi-Fi SME within Tech UK

Your skills:


– Knowledge of 802.11 wireless technologies and associated deployment issues.
– CPE hardware and software architecture, incl knowledge of different vendors’ chipsets, drivers
– Remote CPE Management & diagnostics – TR-069/TR-98/TR-143
– Access Network technologies, including xDSL, Dynamic Line Management (DLM), FTTx, G.Fast, PON and Wi-Fi
– preferably IPv6 and CGN in the context of the Access Network,
– Knowledge of RADIUS and DHCP and other subscriber management systems as used in CSP networks.
– Testing CPE firmware/features
– Experience of solving problems in networks or network sub-systems.

Ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results? Apply today

We’re happy to talk flexible working

It’s our people that make us Europe’s leading entertainment company. That’s why we work hard to be an inclusive employer, so everyone at Sky can be their best.

If you are successful in your application for this role, your appointment will be subject to receiving a positive outcome from your Criminal Record Check.

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Closing Date; Ongoing

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