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Comcast Engineer 1, Planning & Design (Houston, TX) in Houston, Texas


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Job Summary

Responsible for the planning and designing of broadband communication systems. Works with project team to design systems and determine project specifications. Inspects projects periodically to ensure adherence to project specifications. Prepares and maintains project documentation. Assists in identifying new service areas and resolving customer service complaints.

Please note: this position is in office at the listed location 4 days a week and 1 day a week remote.

Job Description

  • Participates in the design, drafting, and documentation of broadband communication (HFC) systems using various design software packages.

  • Ensures project tie-in and field survey details are in adherence to specifications and standards

  • Prepares files and coordinates work queues for our design business partner(s).

  • Conducts design quality assurance to determine network design efficiency, data accuracy, and alignment with construction package specifications. Including design drawing(s), project BOM, and fiber splicing documentation.

  • Reviews maps and documentation provided by construction after a construction project is completed.

  • Updates and maintains system maps, keys, and design files for use by other departments.

  • Consistent exercise of independent judgment and discretion in matters of significance.

  • Regular, consistent, and punctual attendance.

  • Other duties and responsibilities as assigned.


Bachelor's Degree

Relative Work Experience

0-2 years

Position Title:

Engineer 1, Planning & Design (Houston, TX)

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Minimum Education Required:




Additional Qualifications/Responsibilities:


  • Knowledge of Outside Plant (OSP) and Inside Plant (ISP) practices and procedures

  • Demonstrated problem solving skills

  • Ability to communicate effectively upward, downward and laterally

  • Demonstrated data analysis skills

  • Intermediate ability with MS Office Suite

  • Good listening skills

  • Adept at resolving conflict

  • Preferred skills:

  • P2/Salesforce


  • Facility Search

  • WatchTower

  • Kronos

  • MS Office / Visio

Employees at all levels are expected to:

  • Understand our Operating Principles; make them the guidelines for how you do your job.

  • Own the customer experience - think and act in ways that put our customers first, give them seamless digital options at every touchpoint, and make them promoters of our products and services.

  • Know your stuff - be enthusiastic learners, users and advocates of our game-changing technology, products and services, especially our digital tools and experiences.

  • Win as a team - make big things happen by working together and being open to new ideas.

  • Be an active part of the Net Promoter System - a way of working that brings more employee and customer feedback into the company - by joining huddles, making call backs and helping us elevate opportunities to do better for our customers.

  • Drive results and growth.

  • Respect and promote inclusion & diversity.

  • Do what's right for each other, our customers, investors and our communities.