|RF Engineer III is responsible for conducting highly complex network system administration and design engineering activities to maximize network connectivity and capacity. Performs engineering functions related to interconnect equipment and facilities, signaling systems, switches and traffic. Responsibilities may include: performing cost justification studies; planning, ordering and deploying network components; forecasting network/equipment needs and recommending appropriate configurations; resolving complex maintenance problems; monitoring traffic flows to ensure call delivery optimization; and providing technical leadership and expertise to less experienced engineers. Bachelors Degree in Engineering or equivalent. 5 years related work experience.
RF Design Engineer III
Contractor for the Network RF Design Engineering project
Atoll software knowledge or experience preferred.
Provide radio frequency (RF) and/or wireless transmission design. Knowledge of radio propagation modeling and prediction, microwave path analysis, interference analysis, frequency coordination, cell site equipment layout, parameter definition, and ancillary equipment.
Use skills as a seasoned, experienced professional with a full understanding of industry practices and company policies and procedures. Resolve a wide range of issues in imaginative as well as practical ways. Work on problems of diverse scope where analysis of data requires evaluation of identifiable factors. Demonstrate good judgment in selecting methods and techniques for obtaining solutions. Work on higher level problem resolution and network design where analysis of situations or data requires an in depth evaluation of variable factors. Collaborate with National RF, site development, and engineering teams at all levels. Utilize untried or a calculated risk approach to resolve design related challenges with new generation of 3G and 4G multi modal BTS equipment and antennas. Use good judgment in selecting methods, techniques and evaluation criteria for obtaining high quality results. Define direction and provides specific instruction for engineering projects/programs leveraging personal knowledge and organizational skills to increase team efficiency. Facilitate personal development and mentor colleagues.