Eileen Bengston works as a Systems Engineer for CCAD, a joint venture between Comcast and Arris, in the design of the conditional access system for the cable headend. As such she breaks down and refines the system definition, creates requirements and acceptance tests, and relays them to the development team for software implementation. She also oversees the packaging of the software solutions for their release to customers.
Prior to her work as a systems engineer, Eileen worked as a modeling and simulation engineer for CCAD and for Lockheed Martin modeling software and firmware timing. She began her career with IBM as a hardware engineer and hardware design team leader developing and supporting midrange server platforms through their lifecycle.
Eileen has a bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering from The Pennsylvania State University and a master’s degree in Electrical Engineering – Multimedia and Creative Technology from The University of Southern California.