9 months ago
* Employee status: Permanent
* Closing date: Ongoing
* Reference number: 42973
We’re part of Europe’s leading entertainment and communications business. With over 23 million customers across five 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.
We’re always looking to improve, developing pioneering products and services that give every one of our customers experiences they’ll love. And it’s the work of our brilliant in-house Product Development and Technology teams that drive these award winning innovations, harnessing our creativity, technology and content to make sure our technology delivers the best experience for our customers.
As a valued employee of Sky, you’ll benefit from a free Sky Q premium package (one off payment required for installation), an excellent pension scheme and private health care. Plus, there’s a great range of other benefits to fit around your needs too.
As a Wi-Fi systems test engineer you will be responsible for the upkeep of and be the main contact point for Sky’s various Wi-Fi test systems. These include various conducted test systems as well as a highly developed and complex residential test house. You will be responsible for running tests, possibly in conjunction with other groups, drawing conclusions from the tests and writing up and storing the reports.
The Wi-Fi systems test engineer will work closely with the hardware design team to provide measurement data for Sky’s TV and communications products that are in development and to maintain and upgrade existing test facilities to keep them aligned with the latest developments in Wi-Fi.
-Perform testing at both Sky Brentwood and our residential test house near Colchester
-Responsible for the upkeep and control of our residential test house
-Continually develop and improve the test house facility to our requirements
-Run Wi-Fi experiments and contribute to “winning in Wi-Fi”
-Perform testing for all of Sky’s products and document results
-Perform conducted Wi-Fi testing in our state of the art lab in Brentwood and document results
-A thorough understanding of GNU Linux OS and network administration
-Experience of setting up complex computer networks including switches, routers, bridges etc.
-Strong analytical skills including statistical analysis.
-Adept with MS office including excel.
-Degree level in computer science
And / or
-Cisco networking qualification
If you’re ready to work in a dynamic environment alongside talented people who take pride in delivering great results, apply today
Happy to talk flexible working
It’s our people that make Sky 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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