Systems Engineer for KenCast, Norwalk, CT

Norwalk, Connecticut
Sep 06, 2016
Nov 05, 2016
Employer Type
Direct Employer
Employment Type
Full Time

Systems Engineer

Job Title: Systems Engineer
Reporting to: V.P. of Engineering

About the Company

Do you want to support initiatives in cinema and live content (sports & concerts) distribution, mobility (trains, planes and ships) applications, direct-to-home VOD? Do you want to work with our prestigious global customers solving problems and developing next generation solutions? For Hollywood First-Run Films, World Cup Soccer, Global Military Information and much more, KenCast is a global leader in the flawless delivery of content over satellite, fiber and cellular networks.

If you are interested in joining our smart dynamic team, come talk to us.

Position Summary

KenCast is looking for experienced Systems Engineers to join our growing team of world class engineers and developers. As a Systems Engineer you will be working on a wide array of tasks ranging from researching and validating new technologies, presenting KenCast solutions to customers worldwide, as well as providing level II/III support to our enterprise customers. To thrive at this position you should possess strong communications, multitasking and planning skills as the job includes problem solving and communicating with clients.

Primary Responsibilities

  • Provide level II/III support to our enterprise customers onsite and remotely
  • Implement and design KenCast solutions within customer network
  • Be an active part of network & product design
  • Create and maintain detailed infrastructure documentation
  • Research new tools and technologies
  • Implement and operate secure infrastructure for critical applications
  • Act as project manager in areas of expertise
  • Some travel required to customer site for pre- and post sales support

Basic Qualifications

  • 5+ years of experience in a Systems Engineering or similar role
  • M.S. or B.S degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science or similar
  • Strong troubleshooting skills
  • Good communication skills
  • Proven ability to succeed in a dynamic team-oriented environment
  • Experience with Windows/Linux/Android operating systems
  • Experience with TCP/IP and common network protocols
  • Experience with virtualization environments
  • Proficiency in a scripting language like Bash or Python


  • Proficiency in Spanish or other languages a plus.

Location: Norwalk, CT
Schedule: Full-time
Salary: Competitive, Bonus, Stock Options
Job Type: Experienced