Multiple Location’s: Annapolis Junction, MD/ Tempe, AZ/ Irving, TX/ Twinsburg, OH/ Lewis Center, OH/ Blue Bell, PA, Charlotte, NC/ Columbia SC
Responsible for contributing to the RF Design of the regional cellular network.
Responsibilities include: Creating new and evaluating existing search areas. Working with the performance team to understand performance issues and resolution of such issues. Creating and supplying cell site translations including CQ and E911 translations. Performing radio engineering evaluation for system planning and site acquisition; identifying location specific needs for new cells taking technology, performance, capacity, and population into consideration. Evaluating coverage problems and designing requirements for coverage and capacity cells. Creating modification projects for capacity projects. General understanding and or working knowledge in one or more of the following telecommunications platforms and technologies: Nokia, Ericsson, VoLTE and LTE technologies.
Perform new search area creation. Analysis of current search areas for system goals and creation of RF design documents. Analysis of system level RF Design as needed. Create RFDS for modification projects. Revise existing RFDS as need for new technology. Assist Senior Engineers in tasks as instructed. Create MapInfo and Atoll plots as needed for documentation. Analyze RF propagation in Atoll. Assist in CQ and E911 filing and maintenance.
Must Have Skills:
Atoll tool experience.
5+ years of MapInfo experience with ability to create system level maps.
RF Design Experience in LTE and VoLTE.
5+ Design experience with both macro and small cell designs.
Knowledge of 4TX, 4RX, RF plumbing and ability to integrate new technologies into design documents.
Ability to multi-tasks across varied assignments.
The desired candidate has a proven experience in designing new and evaluating existing search areas for RF goals taking into account coverage and capacity.
The candidate will work well with minimal supervision and create consistent output to be delivered to the engineering building team.
The candidate will be able to utilize the Atoll tool with minimum instruction and be proficient to a medium level in Mapinfo.
They will understand the data fields needing to be entered into a typical RF data sheet including newer technologies such as 4TX/RX and associated plumbing diagrams.
The candidate will interface well with the site acquisition and build team to accomplish goals.
BSEE desired REQUIRED SHIFT: Normal work hours 8-5
Search (Computer Science)