What you’ll be doing...

  • Technical RAN lead for HQ service performance activity for Samsung RAN as it relates to feature review of current and upcoming releases for 4G. Responsible for the performance during FOA for new software and features. Responsible for KPI creation/targets for all voice and data services. Responsible for creation of Samsung GPL for FOA exit of new software and features. Evaluate and optimize new vendor software loads and features as well as revise previous efforts to align to changes in network.
  • Support 5G-NR software and feature deployment as well as assist in local performance optimization practices.
  • Collaborate with SON teams for inclusion of best optimization practices into SON for national deployment.
  • Collaborate with Maintenance Engineering to provide market configuration for FOA, review of validation test plans and test results, test feature interactions with legacy devices and determine feature readiness/worthiness for GA.
  • Ensure LTE network maintains performance superiority and reliability and meets company KPIs.
  • Interact with Device Technology, Network Planning and RAN vendors to provide feedback on feature definitions, RAN and device roadmap.
  • Collaborate with Device Performance Team, Territories and Market System Performance on device issues and performance optimization trials.

What we’re looking for...

You'll need to have:

  • Bachelor’s degree or four or more years of work experience.
  • Six or more years of relevant work experience.
  • Willingness to travel up to approximately 25% of the time.

Even better if you have:

  • A degree in Electrical Engineering or technical field.
  • Knowledge of standards (3GPP), Device Requirements, RAN OEM feature details, and RAN field test experience.
  • Strong written and verbal communication skills.
  • Ability to interact and present at all organization levels (entry level engineer to Fellow for individual contributors and Manager to CNO on leadership team).
  • Ablility to use test collection tools (QXDM, DMAT, etc.), network performance tools (LPT, NCWS, RTT, etc.), and communicate through network advisory, network directive, and power point/pdf best practice or field training material.

When you join Verizon...

You’ll be doing work that matters alongside other talented people, transforming the way people, businesses and things connect with each other. Beyond powering America’s fastest and most reliable network, we’re leading the way in broadband, cloud and security solutions, Internet of Things and innovating in areas such as, video entertainment. Of course, we will offer you great pay and benefits, but we’re about more than that. Verizon is a place where you can craft your own path to greatness. Whether you think in code, words, pictures or numbers, find your future at Verizon.

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