â€¢ Responsible for the Regional In-Building Design and Implementation process. Results are determined by project trackers, budget and spending reports, XPRESS Biding, customer and sales feedback and observation.
â€¢ Possesses strong technical knowledge of the wireless DAS networks and Macro Network.
â€¢ Work with Sales on B2B projects. Interfaces with Sales teams and customers to resolve issues.
â€¢ Maintain accuracy of trackers for all in-building systems and location database of all authorized third party devices
â€¢ Manage to capital and expense budgets. Increase shareholder value through responsible and carefully prioritized spending. Ensure new location and projects codes are setup for a projects. Manage Purchase Orders and control costs by managing change orders from vendors.
â€¢ Work with RF, SP, Equipment Engineering, Construction and Facilities on designs.
â€¢ Manage preferred and contracted vendors. competitively bid projects using XPRESS Electronic Bidding Application
â€¢ Ensure Operations is involved in OA&M endeavors. Support alarm surveillance of in-building systems. Assist Operations with troubleshooting and maintaining in-building systems
â€¢ Facilitate regulatory filings for all projects, Plan and implement LTE and AWS upgrades. Notify Region when new systems go online. Maintain XNG database. Organize and manage vendor bid walks
â€¢ Take ownership of network projects, identifies and forges new processes to optimize network performance. Manages multiple projects at a time with little or no supervision.
â€¢ Proactively looks for areas to improve overall network performance. Finds and resolves system issues on the network by utilizing traditional and non-traditional means. Ability to quickly respond to critical service impacting issues with intuitive out-of-the-box ideas and solutions
â€¢ Prioritizes multiple high-visibility projects and drives decisions and resolutions for unique problems that may not have existing/complete solutions
â€¢ Conducts proactive system performance tracking and monitoring to ensure that platforms continue to perform as designed. Proactively improves the network metrics.
â€¢ Support the Regional Build and Footprint Expansion Plans, Voice and Data Capacity, Augmentations, Optimization efforts, Special Events, VoLTE Launch and Pre-Launch Optimization, AWS Implementation and Design, Small Cell Implementation and Design
â€¢ Bachelor's Degree in Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, or equivalent experience. Experience in RF Design is a plus.
â€¢ A minimum of 3 years of progressive experience in RF performance optimization for CDMA, EVDO, and LTE for Ericsson, Alcatel-Lucent, and/or Motorola end-to-end wireless network architectures, KPIs, and parameters - Ericsson LTE experience is preferred.
â€¢ Expert level understanding of LTE, EVDO, CDMA2000-1X RAN network.
â€¢ LTE network implementation (antenna verifications, drive testing, throughput testing, shake downs, system tuning, and problem resolution) is a plus. Advanced skill set at common suite of performance tools.
â€¢ Understanding of core network including but not limited to Cell Site Router, EBH router (7750/9K), MME, SGW, PGW/xGW, PDSN, HA, AAA, HSS, IMS, etc.
â€¢ Wireless vendor feature or equipment FOA or deployment experience is a plus.
â€¢ Excellent analytical, interpersonal, and communications skills
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