RF Engineer
Vertex Innovations - Schaumburg, IL

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Evaluate coverage problems and requirements for coverage cells
  • Create search areas within their geographic area of responsibility
  • Work with the performance team to understand area and issues within his/her sector
  • Work with System Performance counterpart to understand issues and help reduce Lost Calls and Ineffective Attempts within their sector
  • Create and supply cell site translations
  • Perform drive testing to evaluate search area candidate as necessary
  • Prepare FCC/FAA and FAS submissions in a timely manner
  • Performing radio engineering evaluation for system planning and site acquisition
  • Begin to identify location specific needs for new cells taking baseline, performance, capacity, and population into consideration
  • Required Skills:
    • BS in Engineering or Computer Science
    • 2+ years of experience in the cellular or telecommunications’ industry
    • RF Engineering with CDMA, EVDO and LTE knowledge
    • Proficient in office computer applications: Excel, Word, PowerPoint, and Access
    • Should have a good understanding of engineering concepts, and must show aptitude and desire to learn and advance in a technical field
    • General understanding and or working knowledge in one or more of the following platforms and/or technologies :
      • Voice cells infrastructure including: Lucent, Motorola, Nortel, CDMA data
      • Digital Communications including: DS1, DS3, Fiber, ISDN
      • Operating systems and applications including: UNIX, Windows, MS Office
      • Wireless data service including: CDPD, CDMA, CSD, STP, RF Fingerprinting Analog, CDMA, Flexent Modular cells (CDMA & PCS), RMT software, and 3G technology
      • Test equipment including: T-Birds, DataPro, pilot scanners, baseline equipment, spectrum analyzers
      • RF System Optimization techniques for voice and data for Nortel, Motorola, and/or Lucent infrastructure
    Preferred Experience & Education:
    • Master’s Degree

    Vertex Innovations - 17 months ago - save job - block
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