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Director, 5G Test and Certification

Company: Comcast
Location: Philadelphia
Posted on: May 5, 2021

Job Description:

Job SummaryResponsible for leading a team of system integration and testing initiatives to deliver hardware and software solutions . The successful candidate will take 3GPP-based radio equipment from development through lab and field testing, and would have deep understanding of cellular protocols, bring-up and optimization tools for field validation, optimization, verification and post processing harnesses to support system and component-level testing of radio, core and back-end components.Responsible for directing the design, testing and research activities of future products and applications. Oversees both strategic and technical initiatives. Leads team and Business Partners in the continuous improvement of processes and standards. Provides leadership and direction for team which may include multiple functional areas. Develops and implements strategy for functional area(s). May have responsibility for developing and managing budget.Job DescriptionCore Responsibilities

  • Build, manage and lead the System Integration and Test team responsible to perform system integration and end-to-end testing of network components that will be part of Comcast s 5G standalone network.
  • Lead internal lab and field test teams and collaborate with vendor teams to fulfill test objectives.
  • Develop test plans, testing processes, methodology, and tools to perform functional and performance testing
  • Develop tools and automated processes to implement calibration and testing processes for functional and performance testing for both lab and field environments.
  • Collect, analyze and present data to senior management.
  • Oversees the initial development and architecture of designs for future products and applications that best support the Company's technology and engineering roadmap.
  • Drives design and development strategies across platforms, teams and third parties. Evaluates solutions presented to the company by various partners and vendors. Oversees case studies, testing and reporting.
  • Analyzes and evaluates changes in technology and defines current and future departmental objectives. Leverages relationships with industry partners to keep current with technological developments within the industry, develops new standards, monitors and evaluates competitive applications and products.
  • Develops and manages department and project budgets.
  • Recruits, builds and nurtures high performance teams.
  • Provides leadership and direction to staff by setting goals, objectives, performance criteria and departmental standards.
  • Forecasts project estimates, resource needs, timelines and oversees schedules of product releases and project time tables.
  • Schedules and moderates periodic meetings with staff to review recent developments and plan/prioritize future activities.
  • Presents concepts and technical information in common terms to end user(s).
  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.Required Skills/Qualifications:
    • Strong understanding of telecom principles, including familiarity with 2G, 3G, LTE, and 5G Core technologies.
    • Network elements integration and troubleshooting competence from customer projects.
    • Experience in scripting and developing device test automation
    • Experience with UE and Base Station emulator tools such as Spirent, Keysight, Amarisoft, preferred.
    • Experience with iPerf, QXDM and Accuver UE collection test tools
    • Familiarly with UE emulator and/or base-station emulator tools preferred
    • Experienced technical writing skills sufficient to produce white papers, test cases, test plans, design documents, and technical diagrams.
    • Bachelor s degree in computer science and/or electrical engineering is required and a Master's degree is preferred.
    • Generally requires 10+ years of related work experience.Employees at all levels are expected to:
      • Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job.
      • Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services.
      • Know your stuff - be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products and services, especially our digital tools and experiences.
      • Win as a team - make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas.
      • Be an active part of the Net Promoter System - a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company - by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers.
      • Drive results and growth.
      • Respect and promote inclusion & diversity.
      • Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.Disclaimer:
        • This information has been designed to indicate the general nature and level of work performed by employees in this role. It is not designed to contain or be interpreted as a comprehensive inventory of all duties, responsibilities and qualifications.Comcast is an EOE/Veterans/Disabled/LGBT employer.EducationMaster's DegreeRelevant Work Experience10 Years +Base pay is one part of the Total Rewards that Comcast provides to compensate and recognize employees for their work. Most sales positions are eligible for a Commission under the terms of an applicable plan, while most non-sales positions are eligible for a Bonus. Additionally, Comcast provides best-in-class Benefits. We believe that benefits should connect you to the support you need when it matters most, and should help you care for those who matter most. That s why we provide an array of options, expert guidance and always-on tools, that are personalized to meet the needs of your reality to help support you physically, financially and emotionally through the big milestones and in your everyday life. Please visit the on our careers site for more details.

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