Looking for RAN Performance Engineer in Anchorage, AK.
What you will be doing as a RAN Performance Engineer:
- RF network performance optimization covering field & KPI optimization using parameter tuning.
- Day to day customer interaction on planning & execution of PoC/trials & deployment of 5G/4G networks.
- To work with customer’s RAN RF/transport/IP/Security/Cloud teams on collection of planning inputs, deployment flavours to prepare the lab/field gNB/eNB configuration files.
- Understanding customer network deployment from RAN perspective & provide the necessary inputs back to engineering teams for solution validation.
- Troubleshooting of RF & software/hardware related issues impacting the performance.
- Work towards KPI acceptance for trial site/markets.
- Analysis and generation of KPI reports from EMS/OSS.
- Build excel macro, scripts or other automated tools/means to minimize the KPI analysis, log analysis & KPI reporting.
- Detailed analysis of UE & gNB/eNB logs. Follow up with remote engineering & Level 3 support teams for the issue resolution. Provide RCA to the customer.
- Building test plans & execution strategies for qualification of new products/features.
- Implementation & testing of new products & features in customer lab/field environments.
- Golden configuration finalization for different deployments.
- Work closely with Tier1/Tier2/Tier3 teams for performance related issues.
- To coordinate/guide/supervise with the field drive test teams for testing the RF environment during field trial & deployment phases.
- Perform parameter audits on regular basis.
- To evaluate the various testing & tool vendors, services sub vendors.
- To develop various guideline, process & MOP documents.
- To operate in compliance with the processes, methods and tools linked to the job.
- Competence building within the team/organisation.
- Technical support to customers, sub-contractors and other internal teams.
- Flexible working attitude and ability to work independently and take the initiative.
- To work closely with other members of the company to achieve the required goals.
- Other duties as assigned
What you bring to the table as a RAN Performance Engineer:
- Bachelor’s or master’s degree in Electronics/Computer Engineering
- 8 or more years’ experience in RF Planning, Optimization & Performance Management of 4G/5G Networks. 5G working experience is highly preferable.
- Understanding of 5G RAN technology & deployment models.
- Understanding of wireless technologies like NR, LTE, LTE-A WCDMA, GSM, mMIMO.
- Understanding of Small Cells, HetNet, Macro deployment scenario.
- Understanding of 3GPP standards covering procedures, call flows, KPI, statistics etc.
- Understanding of ORAN standards is an added advantage.
- Experience in mobility layer management strategy & key features like Power control, scheduler, VoNR is desirable.
- Experience in quality test tools e.g., XCAL/XCAP, QXDM, TEMS, NEMO, ACTIX, RF Base Station Analyser, Spectrum Analyser, RF Scanner e.g. JDSU, PCTEL, Anritsu, R&S etc.
- Experience in customer management and work towards maximising customer satisfaction.
- Ability to multi-task, work independently and coordinate resources to achieve desired goals.
- Ability to work within a start-up company environment is very important. Innovation, teamwork, quality and productivity are essential to the success of our business.
- Good communication skills and interpersonal skills.
- Willingness to provide extended support after office hours and over weekends, if necessary.
- Self-starter who likes debugging complex issues.
- Languages: English.
What you didn’t know about us:
- Competitive salary
- Health, Dental and Vision Benefits
- Long-Term growth potential
- With this position, you will get the opportunity to work with a game changing client and further advance your already valuable experience in the telecom industry!
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