Indoor RF Design Engineer ExteNet Systems
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED Job Type:Full time, exempt
Reports to:RF Design Manager
The primary area of focus for the Indoor RF Design Engineer will be to concentrate on design and configuration of a variety of custom configured wireless distribution networks.
Possess in-depth experience with designing and provisioning wireless indoor networks (passive and active distribution).
Understand radio wave propagation theory.
Understand differentiators between CDMA, EVDO, UMTS, WiFi, WiMax, LTE and other protocols.
Become conversant with new technology and software quickly.
Present problem solving and analytical skills with proven ability to find non-standard solutions.
Possess working knowledge of radio planning, optimization and technologies (2G, 2.5G, 3G, 3.5G, 4G).
Manage and prioritize assigned tasks in order to meet deadlines while also highlighting risks and implementing contingency plans.
Hold the highest standards of integrity in all dealings with internal and external customers.
Thrive under pressure and possesses a sense of urgency about their projects.
Bring an electrical/mechanical aptitude and continuous improvement philosophy to the organization.
Demonstrate drive, enthusiasm and creativity while making major contributions towards the continuing success of Extenet Systems Inc.
Have excellent English verbal and written communications skills
Be willing to travel, often times with short notice
Overall DAS systems design and planning.
Indoor RF system design, propagation modeling and simulation.
Link budget analysis, design criteria and traffic analysis.
Indoor site survey completion and evaluation to identify RF coverage requirements, equipment location and antenna placement/orientation.
Create scopes of work for RF test validation of design assumptions.
Attend site surveys to include, but not limited to, working with clients, sub-contractors, property owners/tenants and Company personnel.
Determine capacity requirements and select equipment appropriate for those requirements in the design.
Understand equipment co-location requirements for multiple operators.
Create system(s) designs, materials lists; establish project scopes of work, testing requirements, and design/project variables.
Verify RF related site engineering drawings.
Ability to interpret both electrical and mechanical blueprints.
Demonstrated Proficiency using iBwave, Visio and/or AutoCAD LT.
Understanding of Frequency, Control Channel planning and/or PN planning.
Network performance improvement (KPIs) and optimization tasks.
Assume full responsibility for system design, including but not limited to; specifying equipment and materials, oversight and instruction of installation and equipment operation, system topology, and infrastructure modifications.
Review and support the development of project close-out packages including but not limited to, the aforementioned and project financial performance.
Education: BSEE. (MSEE preferred).
5 years wireless design experience.
Possess in-depth knowledge in radio frequency propagation.
Must have working experience on at least two RF technologies - CDMA/EVDO/UMTS/LTE/WiMAX/WiFi.
Must have worked on one or more RF propagation/prediction tools.
Must have iBwave experience (iBwave level 2 certification a plus).
||Lisle, IL |
THIS JOB HAS EXPIRED