ProMedia is hiring engineers to be part of our team supporting a global technology development client based in San Francisco, CA.
++3G/4G LTE Device Certification Engineer
Scope of Assignment:
++As a member of the Verizon Innovation Center Product Development and Integration organization you will be responsible for working with internal and external teams and customers to integrate 4G/3G WWAN into broad categories of devices.
++Execute and develop work flows and processes between varied VZW groups in all aspects of device testing and development. Such work flows include interpreting device requirements, test plans, test execution and analysis of technical issues.
The preferred candidate must:
++Be a self-starter, highly-organized, and skilled at driving technical projects through development to commercialization.
++Demonstrate expertise in a variety of wireless technologies including: 4G LTE, CDMA, legacy 3GPP, WiFi, and ancillary technologies e.g. UICC/SIM, PCIe, IMS, USB
++Have a proven track record of Certification testing and trouble-shooting wireless devices with a solid understanding of best design practices for RF conformance.
++Establish working relationships with OEM's, test equipment vendors, and 3rd party labs.
++Work with state of the art automated test platforms, understand and interpret the outputs of VZW and Telecom Industry (3GPP2, CTIA) test plans executed on these platforms
++Work collaboratively in a team environment, exercising good communication skills
Primary Responsibilities -
++Partner with Technical Leads and Test Engineers to support integration and verification of 3G/4G WWAN technology into diverse categories of devices. Background in Certification Level testing using Telecom Industry and Verizon Wireless Standards (EIA/TIA98/2000/866/898/919/3GPP/3GPP2//LTE)
++Functionally operate and configure of RF/Wireless test and measurement equipment:
o Anritsu ME7873L Test System
o Spirent 8100 eAirAccess Test Platforms/AT4 , C2K Taskit Systems
o R&S CMU200/CMW500
++Utilize LTE/CDMA/EVDO diagnostic monitor tools including Qualcomms QXDM, Spirents UDM, Wireshark to support troubleshooting activities
++Support dedicated Product Development Engineers with 4G Pre-certification activities, providing technical guidance, de-bug and issue resolution as needed.
++Use developed PC skills (Word, Excel, Outlook, and PowerPoint) to provide updates to Engineering /Program Manager(s) and summary reports to customers
++Ability to train others on technical and non-technical subjects when required.
Primary Skill Requirement:
++Background in Certification Level testing using Telecom Industry and Verizon Wireless Standards
++Good mobile telecommunications industry knowledge, preferably including expertise with handset manufacturers, (Motorola. Samsung, LG) network equipment vendors, chipset vendors, and/or test equipment vendors
++Background working in a Product Development environment, focused on HW/SW integration
++Understanding of Radiated Performance measurements and RF techniques
++Working knowledge of automated Certification Testing to Telecommunications industry standards.
++Minimum 2-year degree required ASEE with extensive work experience
++Prefer 4-year degree BSEE/MSEE with a strong background in wireless devices
ProMedia Telecom, Inc. - 14 months ago