National Cable Television Coop.


Director of Network Operations

Reference ID: 2108
Location: Lenexa, KS
Category: Computer/Internet
Job Type: Full Time
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Description

Summary


The Director of Network Operations position is a leadership role that oversees and supports various NCTC Broadband programs and related launches. This role requires a highly dedicated and motivated individual who can take ownership and provide strategic and technical direction to various internal/external cross-functional teams and stakeholders.


This role is focused on optimizing network efficiencies across the NCTC member companies and has leadership responsibility working with teams of Network Engineers from multiple organizations as well as managing multiple carrier relationships that will be supporting an ever-evolving network infrastructure. Additionally, this role will focus on providing direction on network route optimization, peering and caching strategies as well as assisting in designing for the future. They will be expected to provide input on the design and support of new services under the NCTC Broadband business unit.


This position will also provide ongoing communications, technical expertise and support to members during the various stages of the different programs and to help enable NCTC members to take advantage of evolving technology solutions as well as realize synergies and savings by participating in collective programs for broadband related services.

 


Duties


To perform this job successfully, an individual must be able to perform each essential duty satisfactorily. The requirements listed below are representative of the knowledge, skill, and/or ability required.

 

Educate and inform members on various programs that may be of value in Broadband and Video arenas. The successful candidate will be able to effectively communicate and present to all levels of member company organizations and vendors regarding NCTC broadband initiatives. 


Manages and supports broadband launch processes, which includes


Assist Members with related network connections, peering relationships, caching services and additional member needs.


Point person for ongoing program communications with members in partnership with our Product and Operations leads.


Assist our sales and marketing efforts with technical expertise as needing during key customer engagements.


Experience in understanding / utilizing network mapping tools such as ArcGIS, Google Earth, CAD, Visio.


Authoring and maintaining customer facing documentation relating to launch processes, training, operations of any NCTC platform or programs.


Escalation support for member network which includes ticket triage, operations support, SLA reporting and member technical training.


All other duties as assigned. 


Requirements



Benefits


NCTC provides its full-time, regular employees with a comprehensive benefits package including:


About Us


At NCTC, we're pioneering the future of the cable industry. Central to this aim are the people who work together to provide our membership solutions to solve challenges and get results. NCTC is a growth-oriented visionary that works with the best cable and broadband providers while partnering with suppliers and content providers who are laser focused on driving innovation in our industry.


Our work shapes the future of communications and supports more than 750 members who offer the technology that transforms the way people live and work. NCTC taps the strength of our member companies to navigate the changing landscape while creating new scale and efficiencies and industry leadership has never been more important. NCTC champions Americas independent cable and internet providers network innovators who create possibilities ignited by information, entertainment, and experiences. With a meeting of the minds culture, NCTC members succeed with scale, technology advantage, and shared expertise.  


We are excited that you're here to join our team of innovators!


Why You'll Love Working Here:


Great Benefits!

 

Our well-rounded benefits package includes:

        Generous paid time off (PTO) allowance

        401(k) program with matching company contributions

        Comprehensive health insurance coverage

        Company-paid Life and AD&D Insurance

 

Growth Opportunities!

Our industry is changing faster than ever before, and as it does, were creating new lines of business and figuring out innovative ways to help our member companies stay competitive. See your best ideas come to life!

 

Work/Life Balance!

We recognize that you are more than your job. That's why we invest in our team members with company-funded health savings accounts, tuition reimbursement, optional onsite fitness classes, financial wellness courses and community service projects. 



Minimum Education: Bachelor's
Job Type: Full Time
Category: Computer/Internet
Minimum Experience: 5 Yrs
Location: Lenexa, KS