Video Operations Engineer

Engineering FORT WAYNE, Indiana


The Video Network Engineer position in Fort Wayne supports 24x7 surveillance and operations within a master head-end environment.

The successful candidate will:

  • Monitor linear video content and network elements, to ensure reliable and high-quality delivery of linear video content to downstream technical facilities
  • Detect, isolate and resolve faults in accordance with prescribed methods & standards
  • Document network faults and resolutions
  • Support change management projects within the facility

Required Skills and Experience:

  • Working knowledge of MPEG2, AVC & HEVC video transport within ASI & IP multicast environments
  • Working knowledge of the Network OSI model specifically layers 1, 3 and 4
  • Ability to learn new concepts, make autonomous decisions, effectively work under pressure, identify & troubleshoot problems, and perform required repairs in a timely manner
  • Team player with the ability to accurately complete detailed tasks, communicate across functional elements within the organization and provide accurate and concise updates to peers and/or executive teams
  • Proficient with Microsoft Windows
  • Working knowledge of Microsoft Excel & Access
  • Working knowledge of linear video systems, cable head-end environments, basic IP networking & network Management Systems (NMS)
  • Strong organizational, oral, written, and presentation skills


Desired Skills and Experience:

  • Demonstrated working knowledge of CommScope’s headend product line
  • Experience with video muxing products, including Harmonic, Imagine Communications, CommScope and Synamedia
  • Experience with satellite receivers specifically designed for linear video reception, decoding, and processing
  • C-band satellite reception experience
  • Working knowledge of MPEG transport, including the ability to analyze transport streams in both ASI & IP environments
  • Working knowledge of video transcoding
  • Experience with optical transmitters & receivers
  • Proficient with Microsoft Access or SQL databases


Bachelors degree or 4+ years of related experience in Cable, Satellite, or related industry.

“New hires must be fully vaccinated against COVID-19 by their start date with the company (or have been granted a religious or medical exemption accommodation.”

The above statements are intended to describe the general nature and level of work being performed by people assigned to this classification. They are not to be construed as an exhaustive list of all responsibilities, duties, and skills required of personnel so classified. All personnel may be required to perform duties outside of their normal responsibilities from time to time, as needed.

Frontier Communications is an Affirmative Action and Equal Opportunity Employer. All qualified applicants will receive consideration for employment without regard to race, color, religion, sex, sexual orientation, gender identity, national origin, or protected veteran status and will not be discriminated against on the basis of disability.