Role Description Summary
The (CSD), will join a shift team responsible for the support, management and monitoring of SES platforms and services 24 / 7.
The Controller will diagnose and resolve service anomalies in the Satellite (RF), IP and Broadcast domains as part of a predefined incident management process.
The Controller will perform routine operational tasks such as trouble ticket management, service reporting and carrier line-up activities.
In this role, there is also an opportunity to fully engage with SES next generation services (HTS & Mobility) on a technological and service delivery level.
You will also support other SES operational systems involved in the service delivery chain such as contribution, distribution and management networks, all of which have global scope.
In addition, you have the chance to work with Network Management Systems (NMS) from multiple vendors in the IP and Broadcast domains.
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Primary Responsibilities / Key Result Areas
Maintain services to the highest possible standards, considering primarily service availability and quality of transmission, using both automatic and manual monitoring and analysis systems.
Provide 24 / 7 service support to SES global customers
Operate SES managed platforms and associated networks
Be accountable for the delivery of industry leading customer service
Perform timely and effective troubleshooting and service recovery actions
Perform line up tests of uplinks as required
Create operational reports and statistics as required
Ensure the availability and preparedness of SES monitoring systems for Data and Broadcast services
Liaise with and escalate to Engineering support when required (Level 2)
Good knowledge of satellite communications techniques, architecture and protocols
Operating knowledge of VSAT platforms and associated systems
Knowledge of IP networks, platforms and Internet infrastructure (BGP / DNS / IPV6 etc.) and / or Broadcast systems and technologies (DVB / Multiplexing / Contribution / Distribution)
Working knowledge of systems and server infrastructure (Linux / Windows)
Strong aptitude for a systems approach to problem solving, and good analytical skills
Excellent written and oral communication skills
Strong customer focus
Ability to work in a team environment, and independently as required
Qualification & Experience
An electronics / telecommunications / ICT (BS / MS) degree, or equivalent qualifications and experience
2-3 years working experience in technical customer support and service / systems management
Theoretical and practical knowledge of satellite communications, networking and / or IT systems
Good level of English, any other languages considered an asset
Good To Know
SES is an Equal Opportunity Employer, committed to workplace diversity & inclusion. We do not discriminate on the basis of race, religion, color, national origin, gender, sexual orientation, age, marital status, veteran status, disability, or other characteristics protected by local, state, or federal law.